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Potter's House Soul Food Bistro Southside

11876 Atlantic Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32205-4743
904 394-0860
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English first
Jacksonville, Florida
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We have eaten here several times. Their macaroni and cheese is excellent. All of the veggies are seasoned well. The fried shrimp is some of the best you will find! This is a cafeteria style restaurant. However, when you order the shrimp, it is cooked and brought to you table! My husband likes their chicken and some of our friends... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Loved this place. As a Southern boy who's been away from home a little too long Potter's really hits the spot. It reminds me of the food my grandma made growing up: made with a lot of love and saturated fat. They really hit the highlight reel of Southern classics with entrees including fried chicken, oxtails, and smothered pork chops.... More 

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38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We went here on a Saturday night and it was pretty busy. It is cafeteria style so we stood in line for a few minutes to select our dinners, nut not too long. We had the fried chicken, greens, and mashed potatoes and chicken fingers, mac & cheese, and yams. It was all very good. The chicken breasts were perfect... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

While visiting Jax, we decided to stop in based on the numerous great reviews. The Yay's have it, this place is pretty darn good. The sides were perfect mac & cheese & dressing, even the cornbread was tasty. The fried chicken was a bit lacking in favor but not bad. We will definitely revisit. Almost forgot to mention, the service... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Delicious!!!!! Everything, the fried chicken was crispy and tasty, seasoned perfect, the sides, crowder peas, green beans, mac & cheese (exceptionally good) collard greens and the desserts, peach cobbler and strawberry cake tasted like they had just come out of mama's oven!!! I initially had my doubts, but was not disappointed, just pleasantly surprised, oh, and the customer service was... More 

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Vero Beach, Florida
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175 reviews 175 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

If you already love Soul Food, or if you've never tried the southern-style comfort of Soul Food, you can't go wrong at the Soul Food Bistro! The perfectly-seasoned fried chicken was crispy outside and moist inside; the roast chicken was also excellent. We especially loved the collard greens, but all our sides were totally mouth-watering! We loved the cornbread, too.... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Wonderful food, wonderful Christian atmosphere!! Met Bishop Vaughn and this is really his vision!! Best oxtail and fried chicken ever!! The chef, Celestia, is so talented and such a grand chef. Love this place and all that work there. Great experience. Will definitely return!! Peter Aflac

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Orange Park, Florida
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7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Never disappointed at The Bistro. There is always quality food that fills you up and makes you think of mom and grandma. Get ready for a meal that afterward you'll definitely be ready for a nap:)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This placed not only passed my good food and service test last year but yet again July 25, 2014. The Bistro also passed the taste test of my three picky and hard to satisfy grandsons. Also took my Sister in law for her first experience of the Bistro and the food blew her away. What they do with food is... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The meal reminded me if ol times eating southern fried chicken! Service was excellent and price can't be beat! Food yummy

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Additional Information about Potter's House Soul Food Bistro Southside

Address: 11876 Atlantic Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32205-4743
Phone Number: 904 394-0860
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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