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The French Pantry

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$$ - $$$
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6301 Powers Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32217-2217
+1 904-730-8696
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:15 pm
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Always refreshing to find an oasis of culture and authenticity wherever you may be -- for Jacksonville, The French Pantry is one such place. Bistro-style lunch -- soups, salads, sandwiches, cakes...all merveilleux!

Thank juspassinthruhere
Jacksonville, Florida
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Excellent Resturant they have been bought outDont know if they will stay open if they do it's worth the trip The food was wonderful

Thank spankybailey
Bengaluru, India
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Amazing food. Tried their Panini and Bruschetta and cakes. It was one of the best I had. Also loved the lemonade while waiting at the queue.

Thank Diptarka R
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Some work friends got me hooked on this place. My fave is the shrimp and artichoke bruschetta and the wedding cake. Their hot bread and dipping oil is amazing too. There may be a line, but it is always worth the wait.

Thank Erin D
Jacksonville, Florida
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be prepared to wait in line. My husband hates to wait in line however I assured him it would be worth it and it was! The food is plentiful and excellent! My husband was in love the minute they brought fresh bread to the table with olive oil. Every menu is so fresh! And since your dessert (if you ordered... More 

Thank Clare D
Kristin E, Manager at The French Pantry, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5-star review, Clare. I'm glad to hear your husband gave in, and enjoyed his meal. I hope to see the both of you again soon at The French Pantry. More 

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76 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crazy one hour wait but it's always worth it to me. Especially if you con somebody else into waiting in line for you and you show up just in time to be seated. (Thanks, honey). I had the roast beef and cheddar this time, and it was outstanding. My mother-in-law had the bruchetta and my wife had the bang bang... More 

Thank floridatraveler33
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This out of the way, unexpected location delivers an amazing unique dining experience. The restaurant is the store front of their bakery which supplies fresh baked bread to local establishments. Only open 11:00-2:30 and you need to arrive early. There is always a wait. Always people waiting at least 30 minutes before they open. The line moves quickly. The menu... More 

Thank pamh896
Orange Park, Florida
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50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best places in Jax. The food is AMAZING. There are always long lines and wait times. Make sure to get there early.

Thank tlburch51
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192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

Took my husband here for the first time. He really enjoyed his hot Italian sub. He said it was the best he ever had. We also received a free dessert since it took awhile to get his sandwich. The desserts are out of this world. He said he definitely wants to come back.

Thank StAuggie12
Saint Augustine, Florida
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

I went with my wife for lunch, food was amazing. The brasheta was some of yhe best I have ever had, all the breads and desserts are outstanding. It's my favorite place in Jacksonville.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
French, American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6301 Powers Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32217-2217
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-730-8696

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