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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 good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“flatbread” (108 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
997 S Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5977
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Jaco's came recommended by a family friend that lives in the area. We were visiting him over Memorial Day, which happens to be near our anniversary (May 26th). We made a reservation and when we arrived we were welcomed with a warm greeting and n...More

Thank Cobra_6_Hill
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is quickly becoming our favorite restaurant in Pensacola. The views and atmosphere are wonderful. Service by Keith last night was superb! Highly recommend the Crab Cakes. The Agave Negro cocktail is stellar. All of the entrees were delicious and Key Lime Pie is one...More

Thank llroutson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I were looking for a "new" place to eat this year on our annual Pensacola trip. We chose Jaco's and we are so happy we did! The food, atmosphere and service were all wonderful! Jaco's is now on our eat list going...More

Thank cake_cake08
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the restaurant after a sailing outing. The service was good and the food was good. Nice view of the pier area with seating inside and out.

Thank Cris-Sherry
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on the waterfront in downtown Pensacola; Jaco's has great food and a pleasant atmosphere. There is indoor and outdoor sitting and Jaco's has a perfect view for the great sunsets in Pensacola. Jaco's also features local artist's works on it's walls.

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is marginal, but the location is amazing. Watch the Blue Wahoos fireworks on Saturday night. The dessert platter is delicious.

1  Thank Mitch H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been to Jaco's many times and tonight was no different...it's very consistent with good food and service! Normally we visit for lunch or dinner (beautiful sunsets!) but brunch is great also! The bibb lettuce wraps and mushroom flatbread are my personal favorites but I've...More

Thank Allison S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Mahi Rueben was good. My son ordered steak and eggs and said his steak was cold. The manager checked on us and got him more steak medallions but they didn't have any seasoning on them. The service was great but I had to take...More

Thank mmullini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

God was so-so. Went with my son & his wife. I had portabella and it was good but not great! View was great.

Thank Linda Sue B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Entrees were good but how do you ruin a Caesar salad? Waiter never refilled waters, and was polite, but disengaged with our dining experience. No staff member ever introduced him or herself and staff member who brought out food neglected to bring out one entree...More

Thank edeleo7
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Questions & Answers
13 June 2017|
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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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
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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