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Pele's Wood Fire

2665 Park St., Jacksonville, FL
904-232-8545
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Ranked #158 of 1,744 Restaurants in Jacksonville
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: New restaurant just opened in the Riverside/Avondale Historic District of Jacksonville, FL
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: New restaurant just opened in the Riverside/Avondale Historic District of Jacksonville, FL
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English first
Jacksonville, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Pele's is awesome. The 'late night happy hour' prices are unbeatable. $6 pizzetas, $3/$4 draft beers, half-priced wine. They have one of the best selections of craft brews I have ever experienced. The atmosphere is comfortable. The food is great. This is the perfect place to hang out with good friends. They always have the best playlist going, but not... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

My wife and I have been at Pele more than once and have also taken friends. Always had a great experience until this time. The server was friendly and knowledgeable, but the overall service somewhat disorganized. Ended up with the appetizers coming after the main meal, and all of the dishes were very disappointing. The mussels were tiny and the... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My husband and I were looking for Neapolitan/Wood fire pizzas in Jax and stumbled upon this place. We both ordered different pizzas and we were both pretty disappointed. The crust of mine was burnt all around and was so hard it hurt to chew. My husbands crust was not burnt but still tough to chew. The service was fantastic and... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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124 reviews 124 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I went there for lunch and had a great beet salad and the crispy artichoke hearts as an appetizer. The food was prepared very well with all the ingredients working together. The service was very good. I really like the interior and want to go back to try the pizza with a glass of Italian wine!

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I really enjoyed our outing at this restaurant. An upper class pizza joint with great pies, and an extensive beer & wine selection. I especially liked the heart of palm salad which had heart of palm marinated in wine and goat cheese. I've had heart of palm before and always thought eh... This was different, the wine really added something... More

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jacksonville, fl
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Pele's is great for a nice dinner or happy hour. Happy hour is my favorite here since they also have food specials. They also have a late night happy hour. A must try in Jacksonville!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We all had a variety of foods and everything came fast. The pizza was well made and my son really enjoyed it. My wife had a salad with the raspberry vinaigrette and she didn't say a word the whole dish because she was so occupied with the food. I had eggs with sausage and bacon with Tuscan fries. Everything is... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is one of my favorite places in Jax. I absolutely love the wood fire pizzas, salad, and their beer and wine selection. Great location, service and menu.

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Florida
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76 reviews 76 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

The food is so good! Service is very good. The atmosphere is relaxed and comfortable. We will be back.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I visited here for the first time with my son. The service was very slow. We both ordered pizza. Mine was just ok, but my son's pizza was burned on the outside crust. I don't think I would return.

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