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The Pier Cantina & Sandbar

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
412 1st St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7002
+1 904-246-6454
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (22 reviews)
“tacos” (40 reviews)
“guacamole” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
412 1st St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7002
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The tacos here are good! The shrimp tacos I got had a good flavor! The guacamole was also pretty good. The margarita was average, or I would have give a five rating. Nice spot along the water though.

Thank shopperhopper
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is a “must do”!!! It’s literally on the beach and the food is awesome! The queso blanco with chorizo is legit!!! Hannah was super helpful and new a ton about the local brews! Can’t wait to come back! Nice job guys!!!

Thank thetrujillo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was surprised at how fantastic these tacos were! It’s just a little bar and restaurant by the pier, so I didn’t expect fantastic...usually those places are good but don’t have to be great. But yum! The ceviche shrimp taco is in my top 5...More

Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a place to eat on the water but settled on something else prior to finding this place. Decided to at least have a drink and see how things worked out. Our server was great and very attentive withlut being over bearing....More

Thank bstdflsh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the beach a couple weeks ago and took a chance on The Pier as it was right off the beach. Wow were we surprised. Service adequate. Drinks good. Guac great. Tacos awesome! Fast forward to today and we decided to try them again....More

Thank gyropat2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really like this place! Food was good. Really liked the as queso, guac and fish tacos. The cevitta taco was ok. My daughter really like the California Burritto. Definitely worth a try for yourself.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I am in Jacksonville accompanying my wife on a business trip before we spend the weekend in Disneyworld, and are looking to spend evenings by the water. On our first night, we ate at the Pier Cantina, on the outdoor patio, staring at the Atlantic...More

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Tuesday we had a group of 10. Great service. We ate out on patio. Great view of the ocean. My husband had a super burrito. Wow! It was super! I had quesadillas. They were really good. Also Tuesday is taco Tuesday $3 tacos. Our rum...More

Thank dlkimbro
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

After walking on the beach. Picking up shells, and enjoying the oceanfront. We were hungry and some one told us that there were a few eateries just up the street. So we got cleaned up and went for a drive to come upon The Pier...More

Thank rosehall158
Reviewed 1 September 2017

A great place to have dinner and a drink on the ocean. We were in the mood for a burrito, the locals recomended The Pier Cantina, excellent choice!.

Thank tedpatm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 1st St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7002
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-246-6454
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New resturant that opened May 2011. Just south of the pier located at Jacksonville Beach. Ocean front dining.
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