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JC's Riptides

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2576 S. Ridgewood Ave. (US-1), Edgewater, FL 32141
386-423-1171
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: We are a family stye restaurant, owner owned and operated, that serves the...
We are a family stye restaurant, owner owned and operated, that serves the freshest seafood available and our choice steaks and prime-rib are hand cut. We strive to offer quality with value.
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  • 16
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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Only been once so far, but will definitely be back. Very busy, sat at the bar which wasn't a big deal.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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Edgewater, Florida
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Not much to look at from the outside, but the food and service....not to mention the excellent prices....make up for it. The prime rib on the early bird menu is very good. The rock shrimp is the best around. We always opt to get the Oak Hill Chowder for a $1.00 upcharge and man, is it good! One feature that... More 

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Edgewater
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Since we live down the road, and saw a coupon in one of the hometown papers, we figured we would give it a try! The food was so-so, but you got a free bottle of wine with it on Tuesdays for date night. But for $50 - with tip - I expected a little more. We got the soft shelled... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Only been once so far, but will definitely be back. Very busy, sat at the bar which wasn't a big deal.

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Herzlia, Israel
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Our family comes to the area every year. Typically we hit the well-known restaurants in New Smyrna Beach and Daytona Beach area. Decided to try something that is off the beaten path - more local flavor. We were pleasantly rewarded for changing things up. The exterior of the restaurant looks like it is part of a roadside bar, and the... More 

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Edgewater, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This is a great place to eat in Edgewater,FL.. Prices are fare. Food is the best. They have great specials for seniors. Staff are very very nice and seem to really care about their customers.. Larry Creasy .

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Edgewater, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

owners great people will do anything to help you, food is excellant especially the rock shrimp, best in the area.service is good nice bar for any type of drinks,, but over all food and service is good

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Edgewater, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Took my bride of 39 years to date night offering....bottle of wine with dinner. Meal was great...rock shrimp...wine was OK. Had a very nice evening.

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Manahawkin, New Jersey, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Went later on in the evening. Food was very good-shrimp was excellent! Simple decor- very "old school" Florida restaurant. Waitresses were very friendly. Food reasonably priced and very fresh. Great hush puppies! We will go back again.

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Mineral, Virginia
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

what a surprise, when we tried Riptides for the first time. They had rock shrimp and they were just right in sie and taste and prepared just the way they should be. My wife had the sea scallops and they were large sweet and just the right amount of breading.

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Edgewater, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Thier fried seafood platter is mostly pre frozen foods not local seafood as they claimed it is. It was awful. Its like being in a cave inside this place. I would never go back if the food was free

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2576 S. Ridgewood Ave. (US-1), Edgewater, FL 32141
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Edgewater
  • Phone Number: 386-423-1171

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 30
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Description

We are a family stye restaurant, owner owned and operated, that serves the freshest seafood available and our choice steaks and prime-rib are hand cut. We strive to offer quality with value.
Open Hours
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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