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Parsons Seafood

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1451 Atlantic Boulevard, Neptune Beach, FL, Neptune Beach, FL 32266
+1 904 595-5789
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the Seafood Combo. The fried oysters were over cooked and cold and hard/dry. The scallops were cold and undercooked and so was the devil crab; it tasted like dough. The fish and calm strip were hot and cooked really good. My advice. Make sure you cook ALL seafood to order. Seafood is best when fresh out the fryer.

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Thank G Yolanda S
Jacksonville, Florida
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41 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Parsons has been a Beaches staple for decades. The portions are big, the food is good, and it comes out piping hot. I had the gator tail, fried, with a spicy dipping sauce. If I had been hungrier I would have had the Mariner's Platter, but I had to take some of the gator tail home as it was. Don't... More 

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Thank Professor-Rod
Neptune Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I used to live by the Parson's Restaurant in Jacksonville Beach and was very excited to see them open in Neptune Beach.The young staff working that day was the only positive I can say about this establishment.Quick review of our meal,no lime for Corona beer,no biggie.Next up was the dip and it was so runny you couldn't... More 

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Thank Craig F
Atlantic Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

I'm so glad they reopened and so close to home. This used to be a Friday tradition. I love the fried shrimp with cole slaw and fries.

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1 Thank 904Beachbum
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

This Parsons is better than the old location on 9th St. S. Ordered a stuffed flounder dinner and a stuffed shrimp dinner. Service fast. Food was outstanding. Will definitely come back.

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Thank Ted N Iris S
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

A local place with great food, generous portions and great prices. Had the soft shell crab sandwich that came with two sides and hush puppies for less than $10.00. I am sure I could have paid a lot more somewhere else but why? Impressive menu and you can order off either the lunch menu or dinner menu all day. Well... More 

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Thank subsailor82
Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is a hidden beach gem that serves up tradional seafood dishes and has a full bar. The seafood is fresh and prepared professionally and you will not leave hungry. Your pets will probably have some good leftovers too! My daughters love the restaurant which is outside of the gymnastics place so convenient for us in South Jax Beach. Travelors,... More 

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Thank Richard T
Atlantic City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Gator bites with a horseradish sauce is outstanding. I had broiled flounder that tasted like it was just caught. Broiled baby scallops were very sweet. Whenever we go to Jacksonville Beach we always stop at Parson's.

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Thank Tony4864
Atlantic Beach, Florida
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Started the meal with Deep Fried Stuffed Mushrooms ($3.95) and Crabmeat Stew ($4.99 for a bowl) Yum! We shared the Seafood Delight, a wonderful dish of lightly fried fish with crabmeat and shrimp, with chosen sides of grits and coleslaw ($14.99). Even sharing the meal we had to take plenty home, with generous portions. The Margaritas were the only disappointment,... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Overcooked shrimp, even after I requested less done, watery clam chowder with mostly potatoes, okra was too greasy. Coleslaw was good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
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 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1451 Atlantic Boulevard, Neptune Beach, FL, Neptune Beach, FL 32266
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Neptune Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904 595-5789
Description
Established 1966 in Mayport, FL

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?