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All 483 Saint Augustine Restaurants

The Back 40 Urban Cafe

40 South Dixie Highway, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
904 824 0227
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $11
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Seattle, Washington
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77 reviews 77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

And that old adage fits perfectly for this place. Appropriately named as it is in an old house on a back road with a sand parking lot behind the place. You enter to find several rooms with an assortment of tables, chairs, and a couple a church pews thrown in for good measure. The walls are adorned with some interesting... More 

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

My daughter and I stopped here in the evening during the week. I have always wanted to try it but it is off the beaten path so I had forgotten about it. Hearty portions and gluten free options. Everything was fresh and service was great! We will definitely be back! Very small, so get there early.

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Sarasota, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

What a surprise when our food arrived. The sandwiches were enormous . You can order one sandwich for two and then a side order for each. The prices are reasonable and the food is good; however, the service was way too slow. Yes, we did eat there around 1 and the place was full but still, the time was way... More 

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St Augustine
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57 reviews 57 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

If you're into eclectic, this is the place for you. I have never been disappointed. A group of around 15 of us took over one of the rooms (this is a small, but tidy, place) the other night for the $2 Taco and $2 Corona (Tuesday nights) and had a great time. Everyone ordered some type of appetizer, taco, or... More 

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Hartsdale, New York, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

this is an understated restaurant way off the beaten path. It is casual and serves fresh and well prepared food. It is reasonably priced so if you want to get away from the touristy feel, you found the right place.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

There's a real cook in this kitchen. Fresh flavors, sizable portions, very reasonable prices. We drove by this place for a couple of years before we learned of its reputation as a really comfortable local restaurant. Highly recommended for a tasty, comfortable, relaxed meal. Fish tacos!

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Flat Rock, North Carolina
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68 reviews 68 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

If you have a large vehicle (like our full size pickup) don't try to park in their tiny side lot but in the lot behind the building or across the street. They have a great menu and vegetarians will have no problem. The cauliflower soup with garlic was rather bland, not bad, but we did have to add some salt... More 

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Ponte Vedra, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Far from the tourist area of St Augustine where locals hang out, is a little house with a few cozy rooms & a pleasant outdoor seating area called the Back 40 with good freshly made food We sat outdoors for lunch .My husband had a big curry chicken salad spinach wrap with a side of house made cole slaw, not... More 

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Cancun, Mexico
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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We were joined by our friends for a late lunch at this great little find. It is a block off Dixie Hwy. Not hard too find. The guys had the meatloaf burger and thought they were delicious. My friend had a Cuban and it was great. I had a California Reuben....yummy. Do not miss this find.

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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1,613 reviews 1,613 reviews
533 restaurant reviews
1,520 helpful votes 1,520 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

What a find! We had read the reviews and wanted to try this place and it did not disappoint. In what was a house on Old Dixie Highway, this 5 year old restaurant serves some of the best food around at very reasonable prices. We tried the shrimp curry salad and a gigantic wet burrito with jerk chicken. Both platters... More 

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Additional Information about The Back 40 Urban Cafe

Address: 40 South Dixie Highway, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
Phone Number: 904 824 0227
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Augustine
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 4 - 11
Cuisine: Contemporary

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