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The Back 40 Urban Cafe

40 S Dixie Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084
+1 904-824-0227
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“jerk chicken” (131 reviews)
“wet burrito” (141 reviews)
“tacos” (123 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
40 S Dixie Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went because of the reviews (was #8 in all of St Augustine) and it seemed off the beaten path. The location is close enough to get to easily by short drive or Uber from the downtown scene. We thought we were hitting but a...More

1  Thank Ricardo G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Joyce, our server was super friendly and basically recommended what we ordered. Great tacos and nachos. Nice happy hour from 3-6. Totally recommend this little spot.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading the good reviews, had high expectations for this local place. Unfortunately, our service was poor and the food was bland and soggy. I had tacos and my companion had the island bowl. My tacos arrived sitting in a puddle of liquid at the...More

2  Thank Lindsay S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I ate lunch at the Back 40 Urban Café based on the reviews from Trip Advisor. We were attending a wedding in St. Augustine for the weekend and decided to eat a late lunch on Friday before the weekend. The food was...More

Thank KTBord
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place at the beach to get a LARGE meal or a yummy snack. Love the Cuban and the salads. They also have a nice wine selection and good happy hour prices. See you there!

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived for a late lunch with 3 guests. My daughter had the wet burrito. The burrito was much larger than was expected but did not have enough core ingredients, like black beans, rice, meat etc. to taste like a burrito. My daughter said all...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything here was awesome. Food, service, atmosphere, great restaurant! I highly recommend this restaurant for anyone looking for an excellent meal with lots of choices.

Thank jessjacknickliam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this restaurant. The service was stellar. The decor was bright and colorful. The ambiance was perfect. BUT THE FOOD!! The food was the star, delicious and fresh! Anytime I'm in the area I will make sure to stop...More

Thank Anne Marie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's hard to see from the road and you first think as you drive down all these back residential roads... uh oh where are we going? But it's quaint and a nice little bar, good food. Had the tacos during the happy hour, besides the...More

Thank Miki C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Little hidden gem in St. Augustine and yes there's parking in rear! Haha. Food is amazing. We've had several items off the menu and so far we haven't been disappointed! The potato salad is to die for! Definitely a must if you are in the...More

Thank OhJo M
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3 June 2016|
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Response from Jon C | Reviewed this property |
Ask the servers. Usually they have no issues modifying your order to be gluten free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 S Dixie Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-824-0227
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