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Barbara Jean's

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15 S Roscoe Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082-3813
+1 904-280-7522
08:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 21:00
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Nova Scotia
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I like most BBQ, but find some is served lukewarm with soggy sides. We found the food here really yummy. The meal comes out hot. The variety of BBQ sauces are on your table and labeled with a description: very helpful! The mac and cheese is homemade and delicious. I would recommend the ribs; they were phenomenal. Friendly service. They... More 

Thank suzyQNovaScotia
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wow, this place knocked our socks off! The food and service were amazing! Excellent, fresh seafood with southern flair. Bread basket has heavenly. Would highly recommend the She-Crab stew!

Thank Maura M
Ann Arbor
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a relatively small restaurant, with deck seating by the river. In addition to seafood there's a variety of other food choices. Everyone in our group was happy with their selections. The place was very busy, so obviously a very popular place. Prices are a good value. Great service.

Thank Deanna B
Jacksonville, Florida
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner - 4 adults and one toddler. Inside was a scent of paint, but it hasn't been all that long after the hurricane and several places in the area are still fixing up a bit. The outside dining area was one of the nicest along that stretch of the Intracoastal Waterway, though without screening it could be... More 

Thank mmgsc100
Weston, Florida
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a light dinner with my wife. The crabcake is indeed very very good. I am on a diet that does not allow me to eat certain things. The waitress wasn't up to be patient with me and try to "serve". When I asked if there were other verve tables besides the ones in the menu she said "well... More 

Thank Luis E
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is an amazing place to visit. The ambience is of local waterfront dining. The menu has great selection. Seating is available inside and dockside. Their homemade breads are served as a bottomless courtesy item. Homemade jalapeño corn bread, pumpkin bread and large yeast rolls. The she crab soup and crab cakes are an awesome selection. Their shrimp and... More 

Thank pamh896
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Barbara Jeans is known for having the best crab cakes around..try the creamy cheesy grits or the dirty rice, just a few of the many side dishes they offer

Thank Nancy L
Orange Park, Florida
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105 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for lunch and decided to sit outside on the water since the weather was so nice. James our server was very happy to make suggestions and even offered our ice tea to go at the end of the meal. I think the bread they offer to bring out is a great touch. Our meals came out hot and... More 

Thank MsCleen
Jacksonville, Florida
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love, love , love the chicken fingers, and the portion is big enough to have lots of leftovers too. Interior is a bit dated, but can't beat the location. Lots of fish and wildlife to see, e.g. deer and gator, if out on the deck. Make sure you get the bread too. Incredible!

Thank Shaneen C
West Suffield, Connecticut
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239 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The food is very good, customer service is excellent, and the food selections plus preparation is outstanding. Try the crab soup it's the best

Thank Bard W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 S Roscoe Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082-3813
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ponte Vedra Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-280-7522

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?