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2107 Hendricks Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3370 (Alford Place)
904 396-9922
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Jacksonville, Florida
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59 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I came here during Sip and Savor Jax for the three course meal. Normally it would be expensive for me to eat here, but the $45 pre fixe menu was perfect for a small taste of this well-known restaurant in San Marco. You can make a reservation via OpenTable, which I recommend. It was a quiet, rainy night when I... More 

Thank Alexis R
Jacksonville, Florida
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599 reviews
374 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall, I believe Matthew's is the best restaurant in Jacksonville. The quality of the food is very high, the service is excellent and the room is snazzy and elegant. What more can you ask for? The room is about as upscale as it gets in Jacksonville. The white tablecloths and short red roses make the ambiance very sophisticated, but the... More 

Thank 493Ron
Jacksonville, Florida
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Get a seat at the chef's table and let them indulge you. One of the very best dining experiences in Jacksonville. Put your evening in their hands and you won't be sorry. If you bring your own wine (and bring a good one) share with the staff. It's one of the few places where your rewards will far exceed your... More 

1 Thank Thomas B
Tom G, Guest Relations Manager at Matthew's, responded to this review

Thomas, we love hearing from our guests! Thank you for taking the time to leave us this kind review. We are looking forward to your next reservation! More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

And it wasn't even my birthday! Such a wonderful way to start a special evening...a specialty cocktail in this cozy bar. Then, onto a spectacular meal with undoubtedly the best food, wine list and service of any restaurant in the area. Jacksonville's most special special occasion dining choice.

Thank prgatorgirl
Jacksonville, Florida
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

We live near an area filled with exquisite dining adventures, but we sometimes drive out of our way to enjoy Matthew's. My wife and I feel that it's like New Orleans - we've never had a bad meal there. In addition, we always look forward to the impeccable service - from start to finish. Last night, our server was David,... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Excellent service! Everything on the menu looked so good it was difficult to decide. I was expecting the typical small portion nicely decorated plates with drops of sauce but was surprisingly impressed by the large portion. I ordered the "Française of the Evening" which that night consisted of a flaky grouper. It was served with mint spinach, cherry tomato, and... More 

1 Thank smsantuchi
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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113 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Beautiful menu and wine list. Excellent food and service. Soufflés are not to be missed. A treat for all. Dressy casual.

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Great Falls, Virginia
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Really enjoyed this restaurant which is at the southern end of the San Marco district. I had dinner in its very comfortable bar/lounge area. Had a great red wine I never had before--a Tannat from Uruguay producer Garzon. The bar bites were sooo good and the happy hour pricing made them very reasonable in price. I had the tuna entree... More 

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Two of us had the tasting menu on a Tuesday and the restaurant wasn't busy. One chose the wine pairing thus the cost for both dinners was high. The amuse bouche was a large piece of cheese and a marcona almond on a crostini, not a palate opening one bite of anticipation for what would be coming. Cheese first? The... More 

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Tom G, General Manager at Matthew's, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear about your experience at Matthew's Restaurant. Please email me at tom@mhospitalityfl.com so I can make things right! More 

Tallahassee, Florida
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Kobe beef, pork belly, escargot and seabass... All quite amazing and a great dessert topped it off. You're going to spend some money here, but the food is well worth it and the service matches the food quality. If you're looking for a great place to eat, you found it!

Thank John D
MShackBurgers, Manager at Matthew's, responded to this review

We're glad you had a fantastic meal! Thanks for dinning with us! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $80
American, Mediterranean, European
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2107 Hendricks Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3370
    (Alford Place)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: 904 396-9922
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?