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Salt Life Food Shack

$$$
American, Sushi, Seafood, Central American
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1018 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7239
+1 904-372-4456
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Tue 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Salt Life Food Shack was developed with the commitment to provide a...
Salt Life Food Shack was developed with the commitment to provide a community driven restaurant that compliments the brand where “living the Salt Life” is a part of everyday life. We offer a carefully crafted eclectic menu to cater to all tastes and personalities. Salt Life Food Shack of Jacksonville Beach is the perfect locale for beach goers to enjoy great dishes, cool drinks and the opportunity to catch up with family and friends. We are located just three blocks off the beach and our casual yet trendy open-air space will accommodate all types – from the avid seaman to land lovers looking for a taste of the Salt Life... Eat, Drink. And be Salty.
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Good for:
Families with children
Bar scene
Large groups
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

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  • 131
    Excellent
  • 121
    Very good
  • 52
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food

Went here a few times with my husband. The food is always great and they also have happy hours which are really good, like 4.99 for sushi on tuesdays, 2.00 for draft on thursdays etc. The service can be better sometimes, cause u have to wait a while for ur drinks, specially if u sit outside... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
Al B
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Florida
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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328 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Florida
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Went here a few times with my husband. The food is always great and they also have happy hours which are really good, like 4.99 for sushi on tuesdays, 2.00 for draft on thursdays etc. The service can be better sometimes, cause u have to wait a while for ur drinks, specially if u sit outside. Otherwise definitely worth visiting.... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Been going to Salt Life at least weekly since moving here 2 years ago! Never had anything there I didn't like! Great atmosphere! Staff is friendly and attractive! Managers are great... All around great spot!

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Salt Life F, Public Relations Manager at Salt Life Food Shack, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, it's nice to hear that you like our staff and managers! More 

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Have been several times now with friends. Love the tuna bowl and the sushi - both very fresh. Fun atmosphere and attentive staff. Definitely recommend.

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Salt Life F, Public Relations Manager at Salt Life Food Shack, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Hope to see you soon! More 

Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

As a Jax Beach local I have eaten here more than a few times. Always a fun time, with a beach atmosphere. Good food. Classic beach restaurant, reasonably priced.

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Salt Life F, Public Relations Manager at Salt Life Food Shack, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, we always enjoy hearing from the locals More 

Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great location and food is good, but the attitude of those serving needs improvement. Worth the visit.

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I am a local and have had the pleasure of eating at Salt Life on many happy occasions. The atmosphere is primarily "Beach Casual". The menu is modern but you can still find many traditional North Florida ,South Ga.meals. The owners are local and committed to providing a superior dining experience. My favorite is the Ahi Tuna Salad. Prices are... More 

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Salt Life F, Public Relations Manager at Salt Life Food Shack, responded to this review

Thank you writing a review, you made a great choice in the Ahi Tuna Salad, it's a guest favorite. More 

Charleston, South Carolina
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

heard about Salt Life from locals. I was there with two other cohorts on business. Thoroughly enjoyed their happy hour prices until 7. 🍷 You could enjoy two locations outside or large dining room inside. We got the fresh fish bowl with veggies as well as fish sandwich with corn on the cob. Delicious! Attentive service and reasonable prices. Will... More 

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Salt Life F, Public Relations Manager at Salt Life Food Shack, responded to this review

So happy you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you soon! Thank you for the review More 

Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

this restaurant came highly recommended to me and I was very disappointed . It was a sports bar atmosphere, they food was lousy the prices high and service mediocre. I would not recommend it. It is trendy but not for me.

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida, USA
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I have been wanting to check this place ot and wasn't disappointed. I went for lunch with 3 friends. All of us were happy with service and our food. I had a fish sandwich that melted in my mouth. I am not a very big eater but I couldn't put it down. My friends enjoyed their meals as well. It's... More 

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Salt Life F, Public Relations Manager at Salt Life Food Shack, responded to this review

thank you for the review, we love to hear how great our guest experiences are More 

Westerville, Ohio
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Great restaurant, better than I expected. We had a table of 7 and everyones food was very good. The atmosphere is really cool, laid back beach vibe, the kids totally loved it. the fish tank is really huge and they have some great out door seating and a nice bar. would go back for sure!

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We are very happy you had a great experience More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1018 3rd St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7239
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-372-4456

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 35
  • Cuisine: American, Sushi, Seafood, Central American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget

Description

Salt Life Food Shack was developed with the commitment to provide a community driven restaurant that compliments the brand where “living the Salt Life” is a part of everyday life. We offer a carefully crafted eclectic menu to cater to all tastes and personalities. Salt Life Food Shack of Jacksonville Beach is the perfect locale for beach goers to enjoy great dishes, cool drinks and the opportunity to catch up with family and friends. We are located just three blocks off the beach and our casual yet trendy open-air space will accommodate all types – from the avid seaman to land lovers looking for a taste of the Salt Life... Eat, Drink. And be Salty.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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