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Happy Tomato Cafe

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7 South 3rd Street, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
+1 904-321-0707
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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  • 166
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  • 71
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
So cute!

I took my 93YO Grandmother here for lunch and it was so perfect. It was an open courtyard place with great food and great people. Those working the place were so nice and accommodating to help me with specific needs my Grandmother had and even went above and beyond what I would have expected... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
kymobrophy
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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266 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 NEW

I took my 93YO Grandmother here for lunch and it was so perfect. It was an open courtyard place with great food and great people. Those working the place were so nice and accommodating to help me with specific needs my Grandmother had and even went above and beyond what I would have expected. Definitely a place I would go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Great bbq stop. Smoked turkey was divine. Great fast service. Casual and relaxed atmosphere. Glad we used trip advisor. Third visit to island, wanted to explore new places to eat.

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Fernandina Beach
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Great Bar B Q. Sandwich place. Very casual. Go for lunch. Value pricing. Outside seating. Limited inside.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This is one of my favorite spots, the pulled pork sandwich is amazing and the staff always makes you feel welcomed! Great food, great people!

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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Very easy to walk by this place as its kinda tucked away but don't! Great shady courtyard setting with very nice food and reasonably priced. Pulled pork is fantastic and the bbq portions huge.

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Lincolnwood, Illinois
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133 reviews 133 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 via mobile

My husband had a BLT and it was loaded with good quality bacon. I had a turkey sandwich (deli turkey). It was good, piled high with turkey.

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Berwick, Maine
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47 reviews 47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This is a great place to eat lunch. They have a nice courtyard for eating outside, and their sandwiches are delicious. I ate there twice, once having a BLT and the other time a pulled pork sandwich. The second was so big I shared it with my husband and we were both satisfied. And don't forget to grab one of... More 

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Orlando
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

Really good BBQ and very friendly service. We were checking in to the Hampton Inn &Suites which is nearby and were lured by the aroma of good smoked pork.

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Gulf Breeze
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great BBQ. The bun had a small soggy part but I think that was from the pickle juice in the basket. I tried one of the homemaid cookies this visit and it was delicious!!!

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Erieville, New York, United States
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My husband and I went to Fernadina for a day trip today. Based on a Trip Advisor review of the Happy Tomato we decided to try it for lunch because we could have our dog with us. We were both very happy with the recommendation. The cafe has a lot of shaded outdoor space with plenty of room for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7 South 3rd Street, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-321-0707

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 16
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?