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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Music Venue
“Amazing summer lineup of outdoor musical entertainment. Bring your own picnic (sometimes also a wine bottle) and spread your blanket on the lawn for an enjoyable evening of socializing with new friends. ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Cemetery
“Goodbean has it all. Great coffee, delicious breakfast (lunch too), and the atmosphere is cozy. Only 10 minutes away and it takes you into the heart of historic Jacksonville. Todd recommends the bagels. Jody loves the French toast plate with bacon. (They have the best bacon.)”
  • 13 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Decent food. Dining section and bar section. Bar section has televisions, great for sport games. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is an old school house converted into a German restaurant in Jacksonville. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
$$$
“Higher end food for the critical palate, variety of ambience settings in a historic building. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“Check out the outdoor musical scene at the Britt Gardens! Take a picnic while you watch the show under the stars!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
“This place has unique one of a kind gifts. Books, art, cards, furniture, toys, novelties, candles, and more...”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you love sushi, you'll love this little spot. It can get really crowded, especially on Britt nights. So plan ahead.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Cafe
“Great coffee, outdoor seating area and amazing tomato basil soup. Try it with the gourmet grilled cheese. Fantastic!!!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best little breakfast diner located in Jacksonville, a great place to get breakfast or brunch made fresh and with lots of love and comfort.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Seasonal and locally sourced gourmet food, thoughtfully prepared with impeccable service. Full bar offers the best Vesper martini in town.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“We are wine club members! They have great wine!. All their wine is made from local grapes. They have a very nice venue for live music. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Convient local grocery with better than expected variety and good meats selection”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The owner/chef makes his own condiments, and he tries to source as many ingredients locally as possible.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Only 10 minutes away and en route to go visit adorable downtown Jacksonville, this restaurant has the best BBQ around. We don't go for BBQ anywhere else.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Looking to check out the local music scene or to just catch the game on tv? Stop in and belly up to the bar.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Italian Restaurant
“Decent food. Dining section and bar section. Bar section has televisions, great for sport games. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is an old school house converted into a German restaurant in Jacksonville. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you love sushi, you'll love this little spot. It can get really crowded, especially on Britt nights. So plan ahead.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Cafe
“Great coffee, outdoor seating area and amazing tomato basil soup. Try it with the gourmet grilled cheese. Fantastic!!!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best little breakfast diner located in Jacksonville, a great place to get breakfast or brunch made fresh and with lots of love and comfort.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Seasonal and locally sourced gourmet food, thoughtfully prepared with impeccable service. Full bar offers the best Vesper martini in town.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The owner/chef makes his own condiments, and he tries to source as many ingredients locally as possible.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Only 10 minutes away and en route to go visit adorable downtown Jacksonville, this restaurant has the best BBQ around. We don't go for BBQ anywhere else.”
  • 4 locals recommend

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