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2107 Hendricks Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3370
904 396-9922
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Ranked #38 of 1,775 Restaurants in Jacksonville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $80
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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English first
Melbourne, Florida
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163 reviews 163 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 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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115 reviews 115 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 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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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 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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64 reviews 64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 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
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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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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
40 helpful votes 40 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
9 helpful votes 9 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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70 reviews 70 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 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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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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