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Roof Top Bars

5 Points offers some of the best views in town. See for yourself at Black Sheep's Rooftop Bar.

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Kickbacks Gastropub

Yes, those are taps on the ceiling! A truly unique happy hour, choose for over 600 different bottled beers or 84 ever-changing beers on tap.

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Biscotti's

Located in historic Avondale, Biscotti's is a locals favorite in the dessert category!

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Black Sheep Restaurant

Know for plating up locally sourced Southern chow and serving some of the finest craft beers & cocktail in Jax.

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Five Points

The historic landmark in Riverside is smack dab in the middle of a booming 5 Points.

Riverside/Avondale

Riverside and Avondale are two of Jacksonville’s oldest and coolest neighborhoods. These are the places to be for everything trendy, hip or cool in Jacksonville.

Riverside

  • The Five Points area in Riverside is an artsy neighborhood with funky coffee shops, outdoor cafés, one-of-a-kind shopping, nightclubs, antique stores and more. For deliciously inventive food with southern flair, be sure to check out Black Sheep and grab a drink on their rooftop bar. Or head around the corner to Derby on Park, for classic American fare with a unique twist.
  • Jacksonville’s historic Riverside neighborhood has a new, growing food district on King Street. Locally owned and operated restaurants and bars are opening seemingly every day on King Street, giving this strip new life and flavors. You’ll also find local famous hotspots like  Kickbacks Gastropub, Goozlepipe & Guttyworks, Carmines Pie.
  • Breweries are also thriving on King Street, led by two popular craft breweries –Bold City Brewery and Intuition Ale Works  - visitors can hop on the Jax Ale Trail, stamp their passports and enjoy a local brew. Bars on King Street offer anything from 25 beers on tap to over 150 beers on tap!

Avondale

  • In the late 1800s, wealthy citizens began building homes in the quaint neighborhood of Avondale. This historic district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is also designated as a local historic district by the City of Jacksonville.
  • Avondale’s sophisticated charm and oaklined avenues cater to the upscale shopper with a covey of specialty boutiques, fine galleries and gourmet eateries like The Brick, Biscottis and Orsay.

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  • 13 Gypsies

    13GYPSIES IS TRULY A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE IN JACKSONVILLE. WE START EACH MORNING AT 13G MAKING OUR OWN BREAD, FROM SCRATCH. ALL BREAD…
    Phone: (904) 389-0330

  • Beer:30

    Test Your go to Jacksonville bottle shop and tasting room, located in San Marco and Riverside.
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  • Biscotti’s

    Biscottis is located in historic Avondale. Serving lunch and dinner seven days a week and brunch on Saturday and Sunday. We have a private…
    Phone: (904) 387-2060

  • Black Sheep Restaurant

    Black Sheep is an independent restaurant located in Jacksonville’s historic 5-Points in Riverside. Our focus is on fresh, local…
    Phone: (904) 355-3793

  • Blue Fish Restaurant & Oyster Bar

    Phone: (904) 387-0700

  • Bold Bean Coffee

    We love great coffee.  Bold Bean was started out of a love for coffee and a need to create something special with our own hands.  We love…
    Phone: (904) 855-1181

  • Bold City Brewery

    Test Bold City Brewery is locally owned and operated by Brian and Susan Miller (no relation to the Miller Brewing Company, although the money…
    Phone: (904) 379-6551

  • Brick Restaurant

    Phone: (904) 387-0606

  • Carmine’s Pie House

    “Neighborhood Friendly And Mother Approved” At Carmine's we believe in serving only the highest quality Pizza, Appetizers, Classic Italian…
    Phone: (904) 387-1400

  • Cozy Tea

    Over 60 kinds of hot and cold teas, delicious pastries, scones and lunch options, gifts, tea accessories and chocolates. Come have tea and…
    Phone: (904) 329-3964

  • Derby on Park

    Michael Williams, Zack Nettles, and Cheryl & Neil Corrado. Four friends who combined their resources and talents to save a 5 Points…
    Phone: (904) 379-3343

  • Espeto Brazilian Steakhouse

    At Espeto – meaning “skewer” in Portuguese – you’re treated to authentic Brazilian food in an inviting, casual atmosphere right in the…
    Phone: (904) 387-2669

  • European Street Cafe

    For over thirty years, European Street Cafe has been staple of Jacksonville's tradition. Beginning in Regency Square Mall in 1980, as a…
    Phone: (904) 384-9999

  • Florida Creamery

    Phone: (904) 619-5386

  • Fox Restaurant

    Phone: (904) 387-2669

  • Hovan Mediterranean Gourmet

    Serving the highest quality food is a top priority at Hovan Mediterranean Gourmet. Whether you want a quick and energizing lunch, or a full…
    Phone: (904) 381-9394

  • Il Desco

    Test A lively gathering spot in Jacksonville’s historic Riverside neighborhood, Il Desco offers a modern take on classic Italian cuisine.…
    Phone: (904) 232-8545

  • Intuition Ale Works

    Test Intuition Ale Works is a Jacksonville, Florida-based craft brewery established in 2010 by owner and brewer Ben Davis. We specialize in…
    Phone: (904) 683-7720

  • Judson’s Restaurant

    Phone: (904) 389-3199

  • Kickbacks Gastropub

    Serving over 600 different bottled beers, 84 beers on tap, breakfast, lunch and dinner 20hrs a day 7 days a week!!
    Phone: (904) 388-9551

  • Let Them Eat Cake

    Phone: (904) 389-2122

  • Lola’s Burrito Joint

    Lola's is Carmine's baja cantina entrance to the Riverside area. Lola's focus is the same as Carmine's in that we wish to deliver the best…
    Phone: 904-738-7181

  • Mojo no.4 – Urban BBQ & Wishkey Bar

    Great BBQ, over 175 whiskeys and live music Growing up in North Carolina, one of the true birthplaces of authentic barbeque, Mojo owner…
    Phone: 904-381-6670

  • Mossfire Grill

    Spicy, Fresh, Fun — and then there’s the food. Mossfire Grill is not your typical restaurant and it’s not your typical bar. Relax and…
    Phone: (904) 355-4434

  • O’Brothers Irish Pub

    O'Brothers Irish Pub was founded by two brothers, Drew and Curt Cavins, in 2008.  The pub is known for a friendly atmosphere with great…
    Phone: (904) 854-9300

  • Pine Grove Meat Market & Deli

    Phone: (904) 389-8655

  • Restaurant Orsay

    Established in 2008 by Jonathan Insetta, Brian Siebenschuh, & Crystal Vessels, we at Orsay strive to provide a warm, genuine dining…
    Phone: (904) 381-0909

  • Sake House

    Phone: (904) 301-1188

  • The Casbah

    Jacksonville's most frequented stop for friends, conversation, and a wide selection of traditional and herbal shisha. Nestled in the heart…
    Phone: (904) 981-9966

  • The Garage

    A great stop to pull in and park the car, The Garage features unique eats and local brews. One of the most talked about menu items are the…
    Phone: 904-894-7465

  • Two Doors Down.

    Two Doors Down is now located two doors down from the original Tad’s location at 400 Park Street. Good food and “a place to meet and eat”…
    Phone: (904) 598-0032

  • Whiteway Delicatessen

    Serving Breakfast and Lunch since 1927, Whiteway's is Jacksonville's Oldest Deli!
    Phone: (904) 389-0355