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Barbara Jean's

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love to eat at Barbara Jeans. The food and drinks are always delicious. It is nice to be able to sit out on the deck and watch the sunset and boats go up and down the waterway. Very relaxing. The service is excellent. Great...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank traveljules2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm going to start with dessert because I wish I had known to save more room on my diet cheat night. Order the chocolate stuff...whatever it is and who really knows other than the chef but I will skip every meal for a week to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ellyanne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

James was waiter and made some great recommendations. I never would have gotten cooked cabbage but was good. Got coastal platter and vegetable of day was green bean casserole. I almost never get to vegetables. Good food would line to have had more shrimp but...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Q8307OUjamesm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Casual dining with outdoor seating overlooking the Intercoastal. Seafood is always fresh and well prepared. The She crab soup is so thick and rich and full of crab. My favorite is the coconut crusted shrimp. Can’t decide? They offer half and half plates. If you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 538marciae
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I think the grungy decor is supposed to add to its charm but the filthy carpet and old everything detract from what could be a special place. The food was above average. The crab cakes were flavorful. The waterfront location, its views are really nice....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sara_From_NM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to this location as it was late lunch and we knew it wasn't to far from freeway (I-95). Found location without too much trouble although GPS helped as it is kind of off the beaten path. Was not too busy for a Sunday late...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ron437
Reviewed 8 December 2018

What a find! We recently moved to the area and have been looking for a little place to stop and have some lunch. The service was wonderful, the atmosphere could not be beat, and the She-Crab Soup. Oh that soup will go down as one...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kirsten M
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Best Crab Cakes I have ever eaten! Nice location along the intercoastal waterway in Ponte Verda. The breads they serve with the meal are all good. Service is usually good. I usually get the crab cake dinner but have had other menu items and all...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank richgraffius
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Barbara Jeans is a good place for families with young children - the staff tolerate the kids well. Probably too well as the place is noisy with young kids as well as older people who have been going to Barbara Jeans all their lives. Menu...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MeoMap
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Barbara Jean's had a nice water front dock and boardwalk area to sit outside. Definitely a place for comfort food. Came here after a long travel day so I enjoyed the complimentary bread basket and big portions. I got the coconut shrimp, which was huge,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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15 December 2016|
Response from Cheryl P | Reviewed this property |
Scotty, don't know - contact them directly
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Response from charlesbm2016 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know, but they are a favorite of the ladies in my family.
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