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2107 Hendricks Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3370
904 396-9922
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Ranked #47 of 1,784 Restaurants in Jacksonville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $80
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 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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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Our first visit to Matthew's and we will be back. It is very convenient to the Jacksonville Theatre. The food was excellent. We told them about our theatre timing and they accommodated us. A little pricey for Jacksonville.

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Jacksonville, Florida
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

I emailed the restaurant before posting my review hoping for an apology or explanation, but they did not respond. We went on New Year's Eve, so of course we had plans following dinner and when I spoke with the person who phoned to confirm our reservation, she stated dinner would take an hour to an hour and a half. We... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

My wife and I were in the Jacksonville area to meet up with my youngest niece and her boyfriend to celebrate my niece's graduation with her associate's degree in business. We told her we wanted to take her to dinner and she could pick anything/anywhere. She chose Matthew's and had never been there before either. Her boyfriend is a restaurant... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I ate here twice in one week while in town for business (it was that good)! Imaginative flavones combined into delicious bites. Get the escargots, the pork belly, the bronzino and the foie gras...and the brussels sprouts...and the sweet potato soufflé. Get one of everything!

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Melbourne, Florida
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164 reviews 164 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We have eaten here numerous times but I have not written in three years because the experience, food, service have been exceptional. We called for reservations for five and initially were told nothing was available till 9:00 PM. Later call said we should come at 6:00 pm. We arrived on time and were seated immediately; surprised to see the dining... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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116 reviews 116 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Surpassing all expectations, Matthew's is a crown jewel in Jacksonville. The menu is solidly American and French cuisine and changes given the availability of fresh ingredients. From caviar to fois gras to boar tenderloin, from appetizer to pasta, from tartare to dessert, every bite is an experience in fine dining. Their wine selection is extensive, 24 pages long with generous... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Matthew's is top rate in food, atmosphere and service. Perfect for an important business meeting or a romantic dinner with your wife. Interesting, and extremely tasty, food preparations. Everything seems to have a twist to it--but in a very good way! Exceptional (and warm) service staff. Tends to be a little on the dressy side, and more formal than most... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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83 reviews 83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We always come here after an event dressed up. Last night, the valet parked our car, we walked in at 10:15 just to get some drinks. The dining room was FULL, there were several people seated at the bar, and we were told THE BAR WAS CLOSED. At 10:15 on a Friday night. 10:15 on a Friday night. With a... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Went to dinner last night for my best friends Birthday. Sat next to the bathrooms and kitchen. Food very salty and overpriced, Server was good,but the experience overall was horrible. Check out the picture of the desert I brought home with extra carmel popcorn for my young daughter?

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

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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Additional Information about Matthew's

Address: 2107 Hendricks Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3370
Phone Number: 904 396-9922
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 80
Cuisine: American, European, Indian, Mediterranean

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