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The Pier Cantina & Sandbar

€€ - €€€Mexican, ,
412 1st St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7002
+1 904-246-6454
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (24 reviews)
“taco” (29 reviews)
“surf and turf” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
412 1st St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7002
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Jacksonville and came across this place. We loved the atmosphere and sitting nearly on the beach eating our meal. The fajitas nachos were yummy. The best steak fajitas I've had but the carnitas and fried shrimp were so dry I couldn't finish...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ashbaybey
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We were in search of a last minute restaurant. We had our hearts set on seafood and although this is a Mexican restaurant, it has an underlying seafood base, per say. My friend had the fajita burrito and Pier Pressure adult beverage. The burrito was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chermeister22
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

It was pretty full and convenient to the beach so we gave it a go. Not impressed at all. Its a "mexican" restaurant. I use that term loosely. Definitely not authentic mexican and food was very bland. I jad their specialty drink ans on a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank luvmytwiinz
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We come here all the time and love the fajitas. They are so good and honestly you can order an entree of fajitas for 2 people with extra tortilla's. The quesadilla's they have are really good also. The view is awesome, right on the beach...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DuvalCouple
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Good food and drinks. Get the guacamole and delicious shrimp enchiladas! They will make virgin daiquiris for the kids too!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Megrep83
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

As a local, we love this place. Oceanfront dining with fajitas and margaritas - what’s not to love? The portions are huge and two people can easily share one order of fajitas. (We hear Taco Tuesday is great be we never seem to go out...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SteffaniFletcher
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We live in Texas so we eat a lot of Mexican/Tex-Mex & this food was excellent! Very flavorful & a very fun atmosphere right on the beach.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank BrussoDallas
Reviewed 26 August 2018

What a nice place! Cool atmosphere, cool temperature, cool staff. Beers are cold and food is good, A nice place to come in from the sun!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank clipper90
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

To begin with, the salsa alone is worth the visit. The house margarita was adequate but the fajita burrito was great. This little gem right on the Jacksonville Beach is worth a stop.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jlhabermehl
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We stopped here for dinner on a pleasant evening and chose to sit outside along the dunes of Jax Beach. This place is right next to the Jax Beach Fishing Pier so there was plenty of parking. The service was good and so was the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank vakamalua
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 1st St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-7002
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-246-6454
  • E-mail
New resturant that opened May 2011. Just south of the pier located at Jacksonville Beach. Ocean front dining.
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