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J.B.'s Fish Camp & Restaurant

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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Southern Style Clam Chowder
Bethune Spiced Seafood Gumbo
JB's Original Oyster Stew
Made To Order And Served With (2) Hushpuppies
Tossed Salad
Tossed Salad With Crab Meat
Mahi $12.0
Grouper $12.5
Chicken $12.0
Tossed Salad With Blackened or Grilled
Crab Stuffed Jumbo Mushrooms
(1) $7.5
JB's Famous Crab Cake
(1) $9.25
Rock Cake
when available
½lb $9.0
Fried Calamari
Rings And Tentacles. With Mustard Sauce
Smoked Fish Dip
(3) $8.5
Crab Balls
Choice of Blackened, Fried or Cajun Fried
Fried Clam Strips
(4) $7.5
Jumbo Buffalo Shrimp
Hot & Spicy
(6) $8.0
Buffalo Chicken Wings
Hot & Spicy
All Sandwiches are served with Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Cheese, and a Pickle
Hot Dog with Chips
Grilled Cheese with Chips
Crabulous (100% Pure Lump Crab Meat)
With chips. Served Cold
Florida Fisherman Sandwich with Chips
All Beef Baloney Sandwich, Fried or Cold, On White Bread
Fried Clamwich with Fries
Grilled Crabcake with Chips
Rock Cake with Chips
Fresh Crab Meat topped with Soft Shell Crab, with fries
Fried Jumbo Soft Shell Crab with Fries
Fried Oyster with Fries
$9 (No combinations). All Fried Baskets are served with Fries and Cole Slaw
Chicken Tenders
½lb $12.0
1lb $23.0
Steamed Snow Clusters
Fried Jumbo Soft Shell
Our fine large Oysters are considered to be the tastiest in the States. Steamed only shucked-by-you
Market Price
Oysters ½ Dozen
Raw or Steamed
Market Price
Oysters 1 Dozen
Raw or Steamed
Raw $4.75
Steamed $4.5
Clams ½ Dozen
Raw $9.0
Steamed $8.75
Clams 1 Dozen
½lb $9.5
Steamed Plain or Garlic
½lb $9.75
Fried or Cajun Fried
Tasty Bay Scallops
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
American, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went there for a drink and appetizer in the afternoon, then went back for dinner that night. A lot of “fish camp” atmosphere, and very popular place with the locals. Good place to buy a JB tee shirt, too. Just a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pollywb
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

As a Smyrna Native, I grew up playing by the docks and eating crab legs at the famous J.B.’s - The variety and design of the place is spot on, but the ambience, service and quality could use a Bar Rescue overhaul. My best girlfriend...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank MalloryR105
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

A great seafood bar on the bay. The fried shrimp, scallops and oysters were excellent. The service was on spot. Loved the live music. All topped off by the dolphins playing in the bay. I highly a visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mitcheverett
Reviewed 2 October 2018

JB's is an institution in south NSB. You can sit and drink while watching the boats, manatee or dolphins go by. You can order Seafood, fries and coleslaw which is good but not great. Or you can rent a kayak and paddle in the intercoastal...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank PackRatiam
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We went to J.B.'s while on vacation this summer at New Smyrna. The food was great and we enjoyed it very much. The atmosphere is very beachy. Will go back next summer.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank floydkathy78
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I guess it might be their location on the south side of NSB. The restaurant is located on the intercoastal waterway and do have plenty of boat slips if you come by boat. The food was awful! On multiple occasions and different friends but the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jk57421
Reviewed 1 October 2018

If you are looking for a funky place at the beach JB is your place. I had not gone for several years because the food quality was gotten bad. But I took a chance last Thursday and the old JB's was back. The food was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Edward B
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Nice lunch after the Turtle Mound River Tour. Jumbo Shrimp and fish dip yummy. Extensive menu with variety of cooking methods for seafood.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank awesomemom10
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We have been going to Jbs for several years, after a long drive looking forward to some good seafood. We ordered steam shrimp ,crabballs and hush puppies which everything came out cold the crabballs were mostly breading not like the original version. Had to go...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Patti R
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Brought forward to today from an old-time fish camp just north of the Canaveral National Seashore, this bar/restaurant has improved both their atmosphere and food, making this place a great stop by boat or vehicle. Fishing off their docks, watching the sunset from the outdoor...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Matthew L
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28 October 2018|
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Response from richardsK6606ER | Reviewed this property |
There ia no question in my mind that everything we had was fresh.
1 September 2018|
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Response from Lyn R | Reviewed this property |
There are salads and some vegetables available. They may be able to offer you something that is not on the menu or change something that is on the menu. Their hushpuppies are yummy !!!
Dorothy W
2 May 2017|
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Response from jbsfishcamp | Property representative |
Hi Dorothy! We have live music Friday nights, Saturday day and night, and Sunday day and night.
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