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Aqua Grill

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395 Front Street, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082 (A1A and PGA Blvd)
+1 904-285-3017
11:30 - 02:00
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Sun 11:00 - 01:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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80 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place got a total makeover. It was a worn out 80's restaurant with a decent menu but nothing to rave about. NOW it is bneautiful and the ambiance is great. We had an intimate dinner while seated next to a corporate gathering. The crowd was separated from us by a glass wall. We had no noise and traffic .... More 

Thank Bill H
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best in Jax area. Was here for 5 Weeks. Did not find anything any better Appetizer was great. Very good selection for entree

Thank Glenn P
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Atmosphere is neat, 3 slices of fried green tomatoes for 8 bucks...veggie wrap was good..miss the old place..especially Craig, so sad to hear of his passing, hopefully it wasn't from putting him in a small aquarium...

Thank M P
Beaufort, South Carolina
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256 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We planned our drive down to Florida specifically to arrive at Aqua Grill in time for a nice early dinner as our previous visit, had us looking forward to returning. A pleasant surprise to find they built a new restaurant, which is very tastefully done. We went to the bar, ordered some drinks and the coconut shrimp appetizer - which... More 

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, United States
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one night in Ponte Vedra on the way back from a Christmas Cruise. So glad that I had chosen Aqua Grill for our dinner. When I got off of the ship that morning, I had a voicemail from the manager asking us to come in 15 minutes later than our original reservation. I was a little taken aback... More 

Thank Mary M
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Aqua Grill has been a great place in Ponte Vedra for years, but they have recently become even better. They did a complete re-build of the restaurant, now with a great deck overlooking a lake. They have some form of happy hour drinks 7 nights a week, and also great happy hour snackie type foods up until about 6 or... More 

Thank Jerry B
Killingworth, Connecticut
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236 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant surprise at Aqua Grill. Moderately priced and good sized entrees. Nice specialty drinks. Busy place but nice atmosphere.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After the facelift and with competition arriving all around, Aqua Grill still serves great food with attentive and not overbearing service. Ask for a seat out in the deck in the early evening and enjoy a drink with the ocean breeze.

Thank Frkris
Tampa, Florida
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118 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had called and made a reservation for my husband and myself here after seeing menu listing in one of the magazines at the hotel. We arrived just before 5:30pm reservation, with almost nobody in entire restaurant. Hostess tried to give us a very small table for two in the back, next to wall and the walkway to other areas.... More 

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clppvb, Owner at Aqua Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for writing your review of our business. We are very concerned with the experience you describe. Rest assured that all reviews, especially critical ones, are treated as top priority by me and our staff. We are very accommodating and have great food I am sorry you did not stay and enjoy it. Instead you choose to bash a... More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got there with reservations for a little over 30 people. They were ready for us and we were promptly seated. We got our drinks and ordered our food. The menu had some different items on it and I had the blackened Sheepshead. This is a fish. My wife had Meatballs and Wild Mushroom Asparagus Risotto. Mine was a little... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$36
American, Seafood, International
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Front Street, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
    (A1A and PGA Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ponte Vedra Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-285-3017
Since opening in 1988, we are a "Top 25" for Jacksonville. Come experience our brand new restaurant known for its eclectic dishes. Outside deck that is climate controlled and weather resistant year around. Private parties and corporate functions are available for 50 on the inside and 75 on the deck.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?