We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Blue Hen Cafe

117 M L King Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4844
+1 904-217-3777
Call
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“chicken biscuit” (55 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Diner, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
117 M L King Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4844
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (510)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This place was recommended to us by a local, and I am so glad that they did! We ended up going back three times during our short stay because the food was so good, and the service was great. It's a nice walk from just...More

Thank BrookeS2312
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Super cute place, and good service. Our food came out fast and was pretty good. I had a gluten free Cuban on GF bread, which always makes my day! The coleslaw didn’t really have much taste, but everything else we ordered was great! The tacos...More

Thank Danii1203
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went here with friends who had eaten here once before and raved about the food. They were correct - the food is delicious. When we first entered, it was jammed with college students and the noise level was very loud. Decor was plain but...More

Thank Arline Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a gem. Food was high quality and reasonably priced. We had the quiche and hash. Service was also great. Friendly staff. Highly recommended.

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this place on TripAdvisor. You would never find it on your own. It is in a residential neighborhood. It is open only for breakfast and lunch. We were there for lunch. The food was local and quite good. Both my wife and I had...More

Thank MeridenTravelers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just a few blocks from our lodging, this little restaurant offers breakfast and lunch at very reasonable prices. The server was very accommodating. Daily specials are also offered. The meal was very tasty.

Thank radar643
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restaurant is in a cute little house off the beaten path, known for breakfast. We had their Southern Omelette and Blue Crab Quiche both of which were very good as well as mimosas which they are also known for. Wait staff very friendly but the...More

Thank lizharvey65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Get there early as it is a very busy place. Although there was a wait we were served coffee while sitting waiting for our table which did not take too long. The food and service was outstanding, especially the homemade biscuits. This place is small...More

Thank howdy119
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful local establishment run by a family. We chose this restaurant because of great reviews. The reviews were spot on. We went for a Sunday morning breakfast about 8:30. The place was packed and there was a 45 minute wait. We were leery of...More

Thank edvh81
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is amazing and the atmosphere is very cozy. There is limited seating, so there may be a wait. It is well worth it though.

Thank Christine M
PreviousNext
12345651
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 79 hotels in St. Augustine
The Collector - Luxury Inn & Gardens
349 reviews
.35 miles away
Bayfront Marin House Historic Inn
1,370 reviews
.44 miles away
Bayfront Inn
716 reviews
.44 miles away
Marion Motor Lodge
63 reviews
.47 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Crave Food Truck
649 reviews
.36 miles away
Cellar 6
2,440 reviews
.50 miles away
Ice Plant
1,226 reviews
.40 miles away
Nearby Attractions
St. Augustine Distillery
5,589 reviews
.39 miles away
OLD House
73 reviews
.34 miles away
The Lightner Museum
2,298 reviews
.39 miles away
The Ximenez-Fatio House
487 reviews
.46 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Gary B
November 20, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from gams32 | Property representative |
Certified service dogs are always welcome!!!
1
Vote
Twin2Garner
March 17, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from beckyjoy2016 | Reviewed this property |
If you're having a laid back Saturday morning, just bring something to read and have a nice relaxing wait. It will be worth it.
0
Votes
PreviousNext
12
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 M L King Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4844
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-217-3777
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing