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J Alexander's

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10296 Bistro St, Jacksonville, FL 32246-7488 (Big Island Drive)
+1 904-996-7147
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place was very nice and the food was really good. Just wish there were more items on in their menu. The drinks were awesome. The atmosphere was pleasant.

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Thank Sophia S
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seated quickly and promptly greeted by a male server who asked for a drink order. Quickly followed by a female server, I believe her name was Marie, who said she would be in charge of our service. We ordered the onion rings. They came out quickly and were the tallest stack of onion rings we'd ever seen! Very tasty. Loved... More 

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Thank Pineapplethirty4
Jacksonville, Florida
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657 reviews
406 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I try to avoid chain restaurants, but sometimes we break the rule. We recently had dinner at J. Alexander's at Town Center - everything about the evening was excellent. First, we were greeted with a huge smile by the hostess - this always gets the evening off to a wonderful start. My Grilled Salmon was huge and excellent, as was... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

I was somewhat disappointed. The presentation was great; but the food was just ok. For 3 for lunch it was over $100 (no alcohol) and I was just not overly impressed with the food.

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Thank Wilmascarborough
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We were treated to impeccable service and a broad range of choices on the menu. Definitely have the onion rings to start. The salads are fresh and delicious. Our steaks were cooked to perfection and melted in our mouth. You will enjoy your meal and will definitely return again and again. I know we will.

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Thank Bob A
Cape Canaveral, Florida
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148 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This place offers excellent meals and is capable of catering to the busy business executive. Everyone of the meals are exceptional. Be sure to same room for the carrot cake. By far it is the best.

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Thank Tim L
Saint Augustine, Florida
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311 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

I've loved J. Alexander's for years and it was my go to place when I lived in TN. This location is also very convenient but with all the other options in town I've only popped in twice. I've tried so many menu items over the years but my go to is the French Dip with fries (good gracious these fries... More 

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Thank Ellyanne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The Ahi Tuna Steak is amazing. Perfectly prepared with Tor dipping sauce. One of my favorites. They also serve warm bread but you have to ask for it, they don't automatically bring it to your table.

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Thank Christine D
Jacksonville, Florida
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Went for lunch on Monday and apparently it was a weekly special. Outstanding. I sat at the bar, service was great, and the meal was promptly served. Can't wait to go back there.

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Thank j000275
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

This was our first visit to this restaurant, we are from out of town. We found the atmosphere very relaxing. Our lunch was good, food was hot and fresh. Service was great. Everyone enjoyed their entrees of Fish Tacos, Crab cakes, Shrimp Taco's, We felt the crab cakes were over priced with a huge mound of French fries hiding the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10296 Bistro St, Jacksonville, FL 32246-7488
    (Big Island Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-996-7147

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