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Parsons Seafood

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1451 Atlantic Blvd, Neptune Beach, FL, Neptune Beach, FL 32266-1715
+1 904 595-5789
11:00 - 22:00
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63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love everything about this place. I grew up eating at Parsons when it was in Mayport and have always enjoyed the seafood. If you want atmosphere go someplace else, but if you want true fresh seafood this place is the best. You don't stay in business as long as they have and have all of the followers they do... More 

Thank Sherri H
Bainbridge, Ga
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77 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Looked for a local seafood place near our hotel. Decided on Parsons after perusing the menu on line. Jackpot!!! We were delighted. Good seafood menu and daily specials. Prices are more than reasonable. eg. delicious shrimp cocktail for $4.99. Crab burger was gigantic and very tasty. Fish sammy was good and the gumbo had wonderful flavor. They make one of... More 

Thank Contweets
Atlantic Beach, FL
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We had the classic fried shrimp, fries, coleslaw and hushpuppies. Very good, huge serving of twenty shrimp.

Thank mmbgraphics
Jacksonville, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Went to this restaurant for the first time to fulfill our friday fast. My wife and I enjoyed the food immensely. She had the flounder Florentine. I had the cobia special. I wife loved the flounder so much she was disappointed that a different seafood restaurant did not have something like it a few days later. The blackened cobia I... More 

Thank Sh0ckwav
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I ordered the Seafood Combo. The fried oysters were over cooked and cold and hard/dry. The scallops were cold and undercooked and so was the devil crab; it tasted like dough. The fish and calm strip were hot and cooked really good. My advice. Make sure you cook ALL seafood to order. Seafood is best when fresh out the fryer.

Thank G Yolanda S
Jacksonville, Florida
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Parsons has been a Beaches staple for decades. The portions are big, the food is good, and it comes out piping hot. I had the gator tail, fried, with a spicy dipping sauce. If I had been hungrier I would have had the Mariner's Platter, but I had to take some of the gator tail home as it was. Don't... More 

Thank Professor-Rod
Neptune Beach, Florida
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I used to live by the Parson's Restaurant in Jacksonville Beach and was very excited to see them open in Neptune Beach.The young staff working that day was the only positive I can say about this establishment.Quick review of our meal,no lime for Corona beer,no biggie.Next up was the dip and it was so runny you couldn't... More 

Thank Craig F
Atlantic Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

I'm so glad they reopened and so close to home. This used to be a Friday tradition. I love the fried shrimp with cole slaw and fries.

1 Thank 904Beachbum
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

This Parsons is better than the old location on 9th St. S. Ordered a stuffed flounder dinner and a stuffed shrimp dinner. Service fast. Food was outstanding. Will definitely come back.

Thank Ted N Iris S
Seattle, Washington
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

A local place with great food, generous portions and great prices. Had the soft shell crab sandwich that came with two sides and hush puppies for less than $10.00. I am sure I could have paid a lot more somewhere else but why? Impressive menu and you can order off either the lunch menu or dinner menu all day. Well... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1451 Atlantic Blvd, Neptune Beach, FL, Neptune Beach, FL 32266-1715
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Neptune Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904 595-5789
Established 1966 in Mayport, FL

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?