Reviews

The Coastal offers reviews of local restaurants and bars that our staff has visited. We look to highlight the best of Jacksonville's dining and social life scene.

Reviews

The Coastal offers reviews of local restaurants and bars that our staff has visited. We look to highlight the best of Jacksonville's dining and social life scene.
Cruisers Grill, Jacksonville, FL

REVIEW: Cruisers Grill

Since opening its first location in Jacksonville Beach, Cruisers Grill has become a mainstay in the First Coast area. It expanded into the San...
Carmines Pie House interior

REVIEW: Carmines Pie House (UPDATED)

(EDITOR'S NOTE, OCT. 2, 2016: We decided to re-review Carmines Pie House, as we've gotten a chance to eat there a few more times...
Wicked Barley Brewing Company, Jacksonville, FL

REVIEW: Wicked Barley Brewing Company

Wicked Barley Brewing Company recently celebrated their grand opening on July 30.We went there on opening day to check out their new facility at...
Spliff's Gastropub, Jacksonville, FL

REVIEW: Spliff’s Gastropub

Nestled between 1904 Music Hall and the dormant Cowford Chophouse project, Spliff's Gastropub is within convenient distance of several office buildings in the southernmost...
Adams St. Deli & Grill, Downtown Jacksonville, FL

REVIEW: Adams Street Deli & Grill

When choosing a lunch spot downtown, two factors often dominate the decision process: is the food good, and are they quick?Plenty of places meet...
Brixx Wood Fired Pizza, Jacksonville, FL

REVIEW: Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

Last week, Brixx Wood Fired Pizza opened up on the retail level of 220 Riverside, joining Sbraga & Company and HOBNOB.Brixx is a chain...
Wicked Barley tasting/preview at Beer:30

Our Takeaways from the Wicked Barley Preview

This past weekend, Wicked Barley Brewing Company offered previews of some of its beer choices at Really Good Beer Stop in Jax Beach and...
Liberty Bakery, Jacksonville, FL

REVIEW: Liberty Bakery

The morning commute to work or school can often set the pace for the rest of your day. For many, that commute includes a...
Time Out Sports Grill

REVIEW: Time Out Sports Grill

While there may be no shortage of sports bars in Jacksonville, there is arguably a shortage of quality sports bars. A variety of issues plague the...
Shira

REVIEW: Shiraz Pizza & Italian Grille

In a city like Jacksonville that's populated densely with chain restaurants, it can be a rare treat to discover a local, family-owned restaurant. And...

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