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Jaco's Bayfront Bar & Grille

997 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5977
+1 850-432-5226
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“flatbread” (112 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
997 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5977
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice friendly atmosphere with a great view, place is small and the acoustics are LOUD, You can hear all the banging and clanging of dishes and glasses too well. Food was good and we went to Artist night which was interesting.

Thank catrinka65
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to eat here for the sunset view following the recommendations of some local friends. The visit did not disappoint! We were seated inside but had a view over the marina of the sunset. The service and food was very good.

Thank TFK36559
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jaco's was such a wonderful experience from the tasty food to the friendly service. We sat at the bar and shared a sandwich, mahi Ruben (I highly recommend) and a bowl of soup. The bartender was so accommodating and great to talk with. Overall a...More

Thank Taayyla
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met some old friends here for an early dinner, making reservations just in case. Beer was cold and server was quick! As we visited prior to dinner the place started to pack out, so was glad we came early. The other lady and I had...More

Thank Liz-RonB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jaco's is always a lunch favorite for my husband and I, but the menu has a new addition that is worth trying. We usually always get the Greek chopped with the fried feta croutons and add blackened salmon and the tender blue flatbread and split....More

Thank Kevbrat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live nearby to Jaco's and eat there often. We like everything on the menu, especially their flatbread meals and the French fries.

Thank Bill J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

End of the road at the bay in Pensacola bar and restaurant overlooking the marina and bay. Indoor or outdoor seating where dogs are welcome. Full service bar and excellent food. New chief has the Marilyn crab cakes perfected, yes he does. They are famous...More

Thank dawn1299
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love to get a table outside and watch the boats go in and out of the small boat harbor. Food is very good. I haven't had a bad meal yet. Servers are very friendly and helpful. Definitely one of the nicer, more upscale restaurants...More

Thank Imua70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would have given five stars but they're oven was broken and could not have the flatbread. The waitress did not tell us until we had sat there for awhile deciding on what to order. Would have been nice to know when we sat down :(....More

Thank Priscilla R
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Had lunch here a month ago for a business meeting. The staff were all great, and went out of their way to make us comfortable. I had the Cuban sandwich and it was perfect.

Thank Matt B
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Response from filousmc | Reviewed this property |
We didn't, but I would be ready for a little wait. They have an open bar which allows you to get a drink and walk around the boat dock while you wait.
24 February 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 997 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5977
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-432-5226
Laid-back spot offering American chow & tipples plus Sunday brunch in casual digs with marina views.
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