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LuLu's at The Thompson House

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LuLu's at The Thompson House
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11 South 7th Street, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
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11 South 7th Street, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
904-432-8394
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: New owners/chef as of Summer 2010. Chef, Brian Grimley. Fantastic food...
New owners/chef as of Summer 2010. Chef, Brian Grimley. Fantastic food, intimate location, menu changes weekly.
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Always Awesome
5 of 5 starsReviewed November 20, 2014
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Gregg G
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Cincinnati, Ohio

Been to the Amelia Island / Fernandina Beach area 6 times now and always stop here at least once for dinner. The consistently excellent selections are a joy to experience and the people... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 220
    Excellent
  • 87
    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Been to the Amelia Island / Fernandina Beach area 6 times now and always stop here at least once for dinner. The consistently excellent selections are a joy to experience and the people are great

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Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Our lunch lastTuesday was wonderful. From the delicious seafood chowder to crispy grouper sandwiches and a gourmet dessert, we enjoyed every bite. This will be our #1 stop next time we head to Fernandina for a relaxing lunch.

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AL
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

It was cold the night we visited, and we didn't have reservations, so we sat in a cozy enclosed outdoor area with heaters (small restaurant and indoor sitting is limited). We enjoyed the resident cat, who sat under our feet during dinner. Seafood entrees were New Orleans-influenced. The chef came out to speak with us a few times.

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Sudbury, MA
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168 reviews 168 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

Easy to walk by, in a quiet neighborhood. Give it a beach view and you have the perfect lunch spot. But without it it's still worth a visit. The shrimp po boy was perfect and just the right size, the potato side salad unfortunately bland. Wife enjoyed the "love on a plate", arugula salad with roasted pepper. It's quite small,... More

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Cairns, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

Intimate settings in either the garden or the restaurant - we managed to be seated outside almost far enough away from the table of heavy non-stop smokers (including cigars :-( ) not to be bothered by them - which is obviously not the fault of the restaurant, just bad luck for us that evening. The food was tasty and good,... More

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

We actually found this restaurant on Trip Advisor and after having a bit of trouble finding it, had a delicious meal. Many creative and unique dishes, including a non traditional shrimp and grits, and excellent desserts made in house. Owner is on site and hands on with service, as well as satisfying our curiosity as to how Lulu's started, etc.... More

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Amelia Island, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Lulu's is a great little cafe for lunch. Eat inside or out (depending on the season and weather) The dining room is small and the lunch crowd can be many so get there early for a table. My personal favorite is the blackened grouper sandwich...superb!

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Tampa, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Lulu's is a funky dining spot and is probably best suited for lunches as there are lots of po boys on the menu. It is very casual and has that beachy vacation feel. We had crab bisque and crab cakes.

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Mableton, Georgia, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We had an awesome dinner with wonderful appetizers. The chef came out several times to make sure we were satisfied and to chat. Ready to come back and try their lunch.

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Jacksonville, Florida
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We visited on a Sunday right at lunch time. The seating outside was really nice as it was a beautiful day. Service was quick and very friendly. The Shrimp Po Boy was good, the Veggie Sandwich was also good. Eggs Benedict was very good with the added sausage. All in all, a very good place to eat but none of... More

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Additional Information about LuLu's at The Thompson House

Address: 11 South 7th Street, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
Phone Number: 904-432-8394
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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