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Matthew's

2107 Hendricks Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3370
904 396-9922
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Ranked #14 of 1,744 Restaurants in Jacksonville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $10 - $80
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Alford Place
Description: For over a decade, Matthew's Restaurant in San Marco has been one of Northeast Florida's most distinctive, innovative and elegant restaurants. Chef Matthew Medure has set the standard in fine dining with his unique menu options, impeccable service and attention to detail. The staff is at your service and prepared for your every need. The menu is carefully thought out each day to surprise and entertain your palate and to satisfy every distinctive taste.
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English first
Hilton Head, South Carolina
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

I would definitely recommend Matthews as a creative dining experience! The bartend makes great cocktails, Our server, David, had knowledgeable suggestions about the wines, and our dinners were delicious! I ordered scallops and my husband enjoyed a beef dish. To top it all off, Rebecca, the very talented dessert chef, makes a WONDERFUL chocolate tort...beautifully presented and absoulutely delicious. Definitely... More

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

New to town and new to Matthews. What an experience! The atmosphere was fabulous, service was polite, prompt and knowledgeable and the food was nothing short of spectacular! Has to be my all time favorite dining experience!

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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83 reviews 83 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

Mathew's is consistently phenomenal. We began in their great bar with knowledgable staff and made selections from a world class wine list followed by tremendous starters. Be sure to sample the Olive Tapenade and cheese platter. We progressed to the dining room and enjoyed a wonder multi course meal consisting of Foie Gras, Rib Eye Steak, Fried Parmesan Brussels Sprouts,... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The food was amazing, the service outstanding: Mike and April made us feel like we were the only ones there! The Chef wen t above and beyond to mark this special day with the perfect, romantic feast!

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Pensacola, FL
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68 reviews 68 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I tried the 6 course tasting menu without wine for $75, and the portions were just right, though I still ended up taking the last two to go as we ate late. The wine list is very extensive with over 400 selections. The walnut (and date?) bread was very good with a sweet and salty taste. The cold cantaloupe soup... More

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Jacksonville
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Matthew's is one of Jacksonville's best: the food, most of all, cannot be surpassed. The service, drinks, wine list, choices, all add to the evening. Prices are higher than average but reasonable. Good for a group, a couple, or a single.

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Excellent atmosphere, service and food! I am a big fan of tasting menus and this one was top notch! Cannot wait to return the next trip to Jacksonville!

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Jacksonville
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55 reviews 55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

By far and above the best restaurant in Jax. Elegance and creativity personified. The service is superb and the bar is quite the place to relax if you want a more casual experience

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Purcellville, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Based on reviews and menu we chose Matthews for our dinner in Jacksonville on our way back north. The foie gras was buttery, the pork belly the best we've had this side of New Zealand, and the souffle dessert was unique and delicious. But even above all this was the preparation of the grouper that we shared. It was done... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Very good restaurant for a special occasion. Menu is well structured and the dishes are delicious. Good service and wine list.

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