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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 good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wet burrito” (143 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (135 reviews)
“tacos” (111 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

Large portions is an understatement. I think that the burrito was the length of my arm (only kidding but it seemed that big). And, it was delicious. We ordered a cup of the vegetarian chili and the gumbo as appetizers and they were delicious and...More

Thank Avalonavalon
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wet burrito and island bowl are delicious and beautifully presented. Large portions, friendly staff.

Thank PrincessJobear
Reviewed 3 days ago

This little restaurant is off the area where all the touristy restaurants are. The menu is large and so are the portions! A friend and I stopped in for lunch and ate outside. Prepare to take part of you meal home with you or consider...More

Thank Sandtravlr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this cute place! Absolutely delicious tacos and best salsa. Portions were large. Great seating area out back.

Thank Branlaur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After finding good reviews and being recommended by our hotel staff we drove out to try this american/mexican restaurant and glad we did. It has a great atmosphere with multiple rooms and booth style seating, the service was fantastic and the servings were huge. They...More

Thank teamflames
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have no words to describe this place. Amazing. Everything. Food, staff, price, the whole place. Love it. Went with family and kids and they enjoyed it. Very good for couples too.

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly service - our larger family group was well accommodated. Cute interior, very clean. Great food. Just a fun place for a family meal!

Thank travelingfool49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here one night. We were looking for a good Mexican restaurant and decided to give this a try. This is not really a Mexican restaurant more of a mixed cuisine.that happens to serve more than a few Mexican dishes. The place is small...More

Thank Esther D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience was mostly positive and left us with a desire to return next time we come through the area. We were there for happy hour and tried four of their 6 or so different soft tacos. My wife loved the pork taco and we...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I tried the Back Forty Cuban Sandwich and was truly wowwwwwed!!! It was fresh and had all the great flavors I was used to in Miami! The Key Lime pie was also a big winner! I found the service to be really exceptional! Kim was...More

Thank Donald f
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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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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