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Southern Charm

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$6 - $23
CUISINES
Barbecue, American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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All you can eat
Peel and Eat Garlic Shrimp
18.95
Deep Fried White Shrimp
18.95
Blackened North Florida style shrimp
18.95
Deep Fried Southern Style Corn Meal Whiting Fish
18.95
Crab Cakes Homemade with Real Crab Meat and Lots of It!
18.95
Little Marsh Island Casserole with Fresh Whipped Potatoes, Ocean Scallops, Two Cheese and Garlic
18.95
Fresh Collards with Smoked Pork
18.95
Cheesy Cheese Grits
18.95
Smoked Ribs with Sweet Sauce
18.95
WEDNESDAY LUNCH BUFFET‎
Southern Fried Chicken
18.95
Open Pit BBQ Chicken
18.95
Hand Rolled Chicken-n-Dumplings
18.95
Cucumber Salad
18.95
Yellow Rice with Red Beans
18.95
Macaroni and Cheese
18.95
Regular menu items also available
FRIDAY LUNCH BUFFET‎
Fresh White Shrimp – Fried
18.95
Cornmeal Battered Whiting – Fried
18.95
Fresh Collard Greens
18.95
Cheesy Cheese Grits
18.95
Homemade Coleslaw
18.95
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner at Southern Charm is an experience. This is not a restaurant filled with white linens, crystal, and pretentious decorations that distract you from the food. The buffet is family style and simple, the food is wonderful, and the chef is focused on delivering a...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Steve T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for quick lunch after Mayo clinic visit. Pulled up southern food and buffet. Headed over after reading about meatloaf mac and cheese and FRIED GREEN TOMATOES! Sold...pulled up wont lie..little hesitant..perfect definition of hole in the wall. People were waiting outside note on door...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank freedombychoice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

consistently top-rated, SOUTHERN CHARM is both, southern and charming PLUS a wealth of other enticing adjectives such as tasty, economical, colorful, genuine, unique, abundant portions, and pizazz! make sure you check out hours of operation and then, go for it - you won't be sorry!...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank T5552ZJbillt
Reviewed October 5, 2019

OK so maybe not strong on atmosphere, but the food was terrific and plentiful.. Huge plate of lightly breaded fired shrimp cooked perfectly accompanied by a serve yourself bar of grits, collards, homemade fried green tomatoes, cole slaw, maruinated green bean and tomato salad--comfort food...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank TravelFan34602
Reviewed September 27, 2019 via mobile

We were in the area and looking for someplace to eat dinner. We were less than a mile away from this place and we were really hungry. Well...we drove up and thought “should we go in or go someplace else”. There were no other cars...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Dana C
Reviewed September 12, 2019

The home cooked meal you always miss. Everything is made fresh and from scratch and served buffet style. If you arrive early you have to wait for the bell. Variety of southern cooked items like meat loaf, fried chicken and the best fried shrimp ever.Keep...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank geb7230
Reviewed September 3, 2019

If you like hole-in-the-wall places with interesting stories and delicious food (we do!) then this is the place for you. Better in the cooler months since A/C is inadequate, but well worth it even in August!

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank NoEmptyNestHere
Reviewed August 26, 2019

Visited relatives in Jacksonville and was treated to dinner at Southern Charm. I was kind of prepped as to what to expect but in no way did I expect such fabulous food, service, etc. Everything is made from scratch and the ingredients are fresh and...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank goldwingslimjim
Reviewed August 24, 2019 via mobile

The food was good and definitely made from scratch. However, I'm not sure the health department regulates this place lol. We've gone twice but probably won't be back. I don't understand how it is rated so high.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank jenthomas
Reviewed August 23, 2019

The food was wonderful and Art treated us like family. This is a place not to miss in Jacksonville. I can see why the shrimp have been voted the best in the city! Looking forward to my leftovers tomorrow, right now Instill can’t move, I...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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November 22, 2016|
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Response from amdfla | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen chicken and rice but he does have chicken and dumplings on Wednesday. Art has some of the best Southern fried chicken and barbecue. If you are looking for best Southern Cracker cooking this is the place to... More
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Leon C
November 15, 2016|
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Response from CrackerCooking | Property representative |
It varies as a standard item on Friday nights but if you ask for it, we can make it to order!
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October 30, 2015|
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Response from CrackerCooking | Property representative |
Yes, please call (904) 517-3637 and you can make reservations over the phone. Thank you.
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