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Back 40 A1A

6101 A1A S, Suite 110-111, Saint Augustine Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32080-7503
+1 904-429-9906
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“wet burrito” (10 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (4 reviews)
“tacos” (10 reviews)
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American, Healthy, Mexican, Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
6101 A1A S, Suite 110-111, Saint Augustine Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32080-7503
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were looking for low key, good food and we found it! The outside dining was adorable and the service was fantastic! The food was great and the portions, huge! I highly recommend the Back 40!

Thank Lesli G
Reviewed 4 days ago

While renting a house in the neighborhood for the week we decided to try happy hour. I had yummy $3.00 shrimp tacos and my husband had the yummy steak tacos. Would definitely go back there again next time I am in the area.

Thank Catleon03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food with competitive priceing. Taco happy hours. Price concession on beer and wine. Sweet red pepper taco is without peer.

Thank Ward C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service is always great. Happy hour makes my belly happy with delicious 3 dollar tacos. Island location

Thank Hockeypigg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great dinner!! I had jerk chicken and linapple quesidillas and my husband had buffalo chicken tacos. They were great!! I brought half of mine home. Also had a bowl of lobster bisque to start, very good flavor and rich!! Will definetly go...More

Thank CherylBlakley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came for lunch after Church with friends. They raved about the food here and so we decided to try it. We had the jerk chicken nachos, mojo steak casadilla and shrimp tacos. The food was average. Service was excellent and very friendly.

Thank missycomfort
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So the restaurant sits back in a strip mall. I though it might be named after “back 40” a farming term. The staff didn’t know & bio on menu did not say why . So curious but no answer. This cozy restaurant has about 10...More

Thank C C
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This place is truly a hidden gem:) It looks like the locals all seem to know about this place. Thank goodness it is not rated top on Yelp or Trip Advisor or it's charm would be quickly lost!I initially I was going to give this...More

Thank barbaracossman
Reviewed 28 August 2018

My wife, Marsha and I have a very nice lunch today at this restaurant. The VALUE was excellent with regard the quality of the food, portions and service when compared to the price. Our server was Olivia who promptly informed us that "she loved her...More

Thank Brady F
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food with a cool vibe and fantastic service! I've been several times and have never been disappointed. Penny is an excellent delight!

1  Thank Nicole V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6101 A1A S, Suite 110-111, Saint Augustine Beach, St. Augustine, FL 32080-7503
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine  >  Saint Augustine Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-429-9906
  • E-mail
The Back 40 serves vegetarian, Mexican, and Caribbean fare. We are recognized as a top restaurant in St. Augustine. We also have the best tacos in St. Augustine. Happy Hour daily from 3-6:00. $2 Coronas and Modelos. Taco specials including, jerk chicken, mahi and shrimp. $9 bottles of wine Wednesdays. Our motto is, "Better Food, Better Mood."
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