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Bubba Garcia's

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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar
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200 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2501
912-638-0073
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Jacksonville, Florida
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101 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Bubb Garcia's is a tad small but boy to they put out the food! And it is flavorful and fresh. The wait staff is very attentive. Burrito (ground beef) was very good, and my wife had the crispy tacos. Excellent pico de gallo--tasted like it just came out of the garden. Very generous serving of chips and salsa while we... More 

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Thank Edward Z
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live on St. Simons half the year. Bubbas is in Redfern Village, a little shopping area with lots to do - shops, bars, restaurants. Half of the restaurant is out of doors, so it relies on the weather a little bit. Love their fish tacos and their Margaritas are excellent. Not too sweet, and plenty of kick. Great Fun... More 

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Thank JBinengland
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by after visiting the lighthouse. We had a great meal. Not crowded at all. The margarita's are the best around! Chicken fajitas were great. Highly recommend this place! The best meal we have had so far on our vacation!

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Thank Luvthebeach53
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After a long hot day of being"Touristy"...we.happened upon Bubba Garcia and we very glad we did! Real, authentic, fresh Mexican! Large portions, fun atmosphere. Even the music was good! Wait staff very attentive. Will definitely go back!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Always the best blackened fish tacos! Lunch service was slower than normal (and the restaurant wasn't busy).

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Thank Daphne P
Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

This place is good change up restaurant, if you are burned out on fried seafood and cheeseburgers look no further. Bubba's is a welcoming cantina with a friendly staff, great margaritas, a diverse selection of tap beer, tasty chips and salsa, and really good Tex Mex chow. I usually get the triple decker tostada but today I opted for the... More 

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Thank BobbyJordan408
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff and fun and casual atmosphere. Will definitely go back next time in the area. Good steak in tacos and generous size nachos!

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Thank KRfromGa
Woodstock, New York
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

We loved the variety of burritos. The food was great in general. Also, the margaritas were delicious! Fun atmosphere and our waitress was great and attentive. We will come back, for sure.

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Thank Jalayna M
Georgia
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

My husband and I were on an anniversary trip recently, and brought our little dachshund with us, so finding a restaurant that was pet friendly was a priority, so we chose this one. We were promptly seated outside, even though they were crowded, and we had pretty good service as well. The food was good. Not the absolute BEST I've... More 

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Thank americusgal
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Great Mexican food, everything was excellent, except for service. Food made up for this however! Huge servings, great for families 4.5/5

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Redfern Vlg, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2501
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Saint Simons Island
  • Phone Number: 912-638-0073

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?