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Potter's House Soul Food Bistro Southside

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11876 Atlantic Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32225-2918
904 394-0860
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Jacksonville, Florida
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place to eat and NOT count calories. There are two locations in JAX; one on the Northside & the other on the Southside. If you don't mind waiting in a longggggg line, you will be totally satisfied. You may want to add a little 'hot sauce', yet you may have a take-home box. Everything is great, from... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff is fantastic and the food is phenomenal. Down home cooking made from the soul. Its about time we had a place to enjoy something other then Burgers, Mexican or Chinese.

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Thank Olsalt1
Waldorf, Maryland
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We're staying the night in Jacksonville and googled soul food resturant because you can't visit the south without trying ,so we choose here. The atmosphere was pleasant although the line was out the door, the hostess kept us engaged while we waited our turn to join the line. We were greeted with great southern hospitality and thought ok this is... More 

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Thank blossom573
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Loved their baked chicken. Very tasty, like a good home cooked meal. Staff was very friendly and welcoming. I would visit again.

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Thank Noemi E
Florida
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Tired of the chain restaurants and always looking for somewhere local I gave this place a try based on reviews. I had fried chicken, turnips, cornbread and tea. It was all good. Then I had a slice of Red Velvet. I had to get n extra piece to take home it was so good. What I loved on the first... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

I like southern home comfort food and if you do too, this is the place to go. They have amazing fried chicken. The service is always wonderful and quick. My family loves this place.

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Lithonia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Our family reunion had our closing meal there and not only did everyone enjoy their food, which is a major feat for 35 dinners, half of my family had food to go home and eat later. The staff was accommodating to our large party and made us feel welcome. Items to try, smothered turkey wings, mac and cheese and red... More 

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Thank Sheres J
Palm Coast, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We tried Potter's for the first time and all I can say is "Done Right". They give you nice potion. Food is hot and cooked with soul. The workers are very nice and make you want to come back again and again. The food will make you want to slap your mamma twice. Just wish they were closer to my... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

My son's mother-in-law was visiting for the long weekend. She came in from Batesville, AR. My grandson wanted to treat her and the rest of the family to a nice dinner. Having recently moved to Jacksonville, I was unaware of this restaurant. It was a wonderful treat. The staff was very friendly and accommodating and the food was delicious. I... More 

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Thank Mary R
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

I have eaten here now a couple of times, and this is quickly becoming a go-to standard for lunch. The fried chicken is tasty, crispy and juicy without being greasy, and the four sides I have had so far (mac n cheese, collared greens, green beans, butter beans) were very good and very authentic. The wait staff and servers go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11876 Atlantic Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32225-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: 904 394-0860

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