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JL Trent's Seafood and Grill

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4553 120th St, Jacksonville, FL 32244-4014
+1 904-908-4202
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“hush puppies” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (56 reviews)
“crab legs” (11 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4553 120th St, Jacksonville, FL 32244-4014
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Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Staying at Naval Air Station Jacksonville and found this family owned restaurant just out the Yorktown Gate. Shut my mouth goooood. Friendly service and relaxing atmosphere. Tried the gator tail appetizer and shrimp & scallops dinner. Excellent. Hot & fresh and I am from the...More

Thank NVK203
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

We came here for dinner with our family and really enjoyed it. Nothing fancy but the food was very good. We sat outside and I got blackened pollock with corn on the cob and a baked potato. I took a piece of key lime pie...More

Thank JThor84
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

The first time we visited Trent's around (December 2016) we were looking for something to eat and Googled good seafood and Trents popped up. When we got there we weren't sure if we wanted to go in. It didn't look inviting at all, we actually...More

Thank cassann64
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

My first time here and I am going to explain my 5-stars: 1. Out of the way hole in the wall. If you don't know where it's at you might have a hard time finding it. 2. Not a chain...mom n pop place. 3. Excellent...More

1  Thank Bob T
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

We visit Jacksonville many times each year to see family, and try some of the best seafood restaurants all around the area. Tonight, we listened to other reviews and tried what looked worn down joint, but oh my gawd. Trent's is beautiful decor, fish Shack...More

1  Thank Robert F
Reviewed March 23, 2017

When my wife and I get in the mood for seafood, we think of Trent's. Try to arrive between 11-12, because the Naval Air Station is across the highway and the place fills up. We usually order fried shrimp, coleslaw, and fries. We always get...More

Thank Jerry D
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Been here many times and every time we're satisfied. We both ordered the seafood platter and received more than we could eat. Only issue was our waitress Sherry that seemed to snub my wife. When our drinks were low she offered to get my second...More

Thank David S
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

It doesn't look like much from the outside, a run down shack really, but the inside is big, clean and quite nice. The hush puppies were amazing. Food in general was really good here. I'd come again if I were in the area. :-) Very...More

Thank Jacqueline B
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

We don't get many opportunities to get the whole family together for a meal so today we wanted to go out for lunch. We decided on some place we haven't been in a long time, J.L.Trents. It's been around a long time so, place has...More

1  Thank Mugsy_Baby
Reviewed February 25, 2017

My husband and I went to Trent's based on TripAdvisor ratings. It was so good. Please don't go if you aren't hungry. It is very laid back (families with children are welcome). The service and food are excellent especially the jumbo shrimp - grilled, fried,...More

Thank Gma5aajsh
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Ted T
May 7, 2017|
Response from FlipMV | Reviewed this property |
Yes, both were on the menu when I was there. I had the mahi mahi, blackened on a salad- it was fantastic.
April 21, 2016|
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Response from FlipMV | Reviewed this property |
It is offered fried or grilled, your choice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4553 120th St, Jacksonville, FL 32244-4014
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-908-4202
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