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Benny's Steak & Seafood

2 Independent Dr Ste 175, Jacksonville, FL 32202-5035
+1 904-301-1014
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“seafood” (28 reviews)
“crab bisque” (11 reviews)
“filet mignon” (6 reviews)
Opens in 22 min
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Independent Dr Ste 175, Jacksonville, FL 32202-5035
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here the other night with my wife. Both of us ordered the filet dinner and wanted a salad without field greens and hopefully with iceburg lettuce. Although we thought the waitress said that we could have iceburg, it came with romaine. It was not...More

Thank dwbfl0515
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I were looking forward to a nice celebratory dinner about an hour after the Ga-Fl football game. We did not get it here. Water and cokes were delivered in the flimsiest of 8 oz. disposable plastic cups one can imagine. I decided...More

Thank joecool1980
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Jacksonville Riverwalk has really lost it's edge. More vacant stores and restaurants than active. It is a shame - as it is a nice spot. Benny's has also lost a step. Cooking is now adequate - but not nearly as good as in the past....More

Thank Gerarddunn
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We gave Bennys a try and were pleased. We walked in about 730p and got worried. There were only a couple of tables occupied. The blackened trio and jumbalya were very good. We all left happy. The price was ok and the bathroom needs work...More

Thank rh2364
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Our group was looking for a place with good food and quiet atmosphere (we wanted to talk) within walking distance of the Hyatt Regency. Benny's provided all those things. The restaurant was not particularly crowded on a Tuesday night, so our server was able to...More

Thank glrob54
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Had a good meal here with some excellent wine. Not crowded. Within walking distance of the Hyatt. Friendly staff. Wine was not to a friends expectations and was promptly replaced by the bartender who also apologized for the inconvenience and admitted that it was a...More

Thank kenmac1
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Too many options in town . Cute area. Poor choice on our part . Wine was hot in temperature, steak bad grade of meat . Server was nice .

Thank Vickie11361
Reviewed July 17, 2018

With so many other fine dining establishments in Jacksonville skip this one. The prices changed between ordering and receiving the bill. Prices are not clear on specials or restricted use of discounts. There is a small sign at the front door, but once you are...More

Thank smichelini2017
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

The food was good. I had the grilled salmon and my husband and son had the special which included shrimp, scallops, grouper, asparagus, etc. we just weren’t expecting the special to be twice the price of the other entrees.

Thank Kaceyef
Reviewed June 7, 2018

Very good food would say a choice for everyone...nice wait staff. You can sit outside or by the windows to watch the river.

Thank Diane W
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January 22, 2016|
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Response from Frank J | Reviewed this property |
short walk, real close, maybe 2 or 3 blocks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Independent Dr Ste 175, Jacksonville, FL 32202-5035
  • Public Transportation: The City of Jacksonville offers a bus stop in front of The Landing. You may also choose to arrive here by monorail, water taxi or trolley.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-301-1014
  • E-mail
Benny’s Steak and Seafood is located on the waterfront of the St. Johns river. Benny's is known for it's delicious seafood and steaks. Come try our Filet Christian Steak or our Chef Seabass. We also appeal to our pasta lovers as well with our pasta selections. Come in for a couples romantic dinner or bring the whole family and let the children select from our kid friendly children’s menu. Benny’s also offers two full service bars, one located inside and the other located outside on our beautiful waterfront patio. Come join us for happy hour right off your boat or join us for a drink before your nightly event. Benny’s Steak and Seafood has a great lunch menu to please you. We offer $8.95 lunches, including your soft beverage. If you are looking to book a large party, look no more. Benny's specializes in wedding rehearsal dinners, graduation and birthday parties. Whatever your reason for dining, Benny’s steak and seafood is your right choice.
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