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The Blue Hen Cafe

117 M L King Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4844
+1 904-217-3777
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“chicken biscuit” (49 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
117 M L King Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4844
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had to wait for a bit but the food was worth it. Great prices and good food. Chicken biscuits were fantastic.

Thank JuannyChico
Reviewed 4 days ago

A very busy restaurant but worth any short wait. The omelettes and salads are always my favorites. The staff is friendly and professional. The Mimosas are amazing!

Thank Raymond G
Reviewed 5 days ago

They get very busy but well worth the wait. Great Corned Beef Hash ! Omelets were great too service was top notch. neat place to eat :)

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great breakfast place! The service was great and the food was great!! It was pretty busy around 10 am on a Friday morning! It's a small restaurant but we did not have to wait long.

Thank lwest1124
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an extremely enjoyable breakfast. Food was great. Service fast. The staff was courteous. The Blue Hen exceeded our expectations. You must try it!

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and service. My wife had the chicken and biscuits which were spectacular. I choose the pumpkin pancakes - excellent. Worth the wait great atmosphere and great good

Thank Kirk F
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a little hard to find the Blue Hen but even if you get lost, as I did, in the Lincolnville N'hood of St. Augustine, the charm will draw you in. Keep looking. It's so good I went back two days in a row. It's...More

Thank ImagineThatGlass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the wait! Friendly and accommodating! Delicious and fresh and reasonably priced. A hidden gem!! And definitely order the pumpkin pancake!

Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't know that I can add a whole lot more than what's already been said. Ridiculously good food for insanely reasonable prices. I can recommend... everything on the menu! Just a delightful restaurant with a crazy good menu. I'm not from the south. I...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Glad I listened to my bartender from the night before. I figure they always know where to grab a good breakfast. I asked for a list of places for dinner, and got ten places ,for breakfast she gave me one place. The blue Hen. Shrimp...More

Thank mmethart
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Questions & Answers
18 March 2017|
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Response from beckyjoy2016 | Reviewed this property |
If you're having a laid back Saturday morning, just bring something to read and have a nice relaxing wait. It will be worth it.
22 December 2016|
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Response from Laura G | Reviewed this property |
They have their own parking lot next door on the corner of MLKing & Kingsferry, it holds approximately 8-10 cars & There is unlimited street parking within a block but just a few in front of the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 M L King Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4844
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-217-3777
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