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1986 San Marco Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3212
+1 904-398-3005
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“hanger steak” (19 reviews)
“meatballs” (24 reviews)
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Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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1986 San Marco Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3212
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife, sister and brother in-law went in for dinner before a Concert. This was our first visit. Decor wise it's pretty hip. Although we were seated in a booth, I could see myself sitting at the bar having a few drinks watching people strolling...More

Thank Matt C
Taverna S, General Manager at Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, I just wanted to say Thank You for such an amazing review. We are so excited to hear you had such a wonderful experience. Next time you're in, ask for me, I'd love to meet you and thank you in person. We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was great. We had a great meal. Order the red snapper. It was delicious. Good wine selection.

Thank FormerLIgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat at the bar and enjoyed wine, CITRUS MARINATED BEET SALAD, WATERMELON, FETA, AND HEIRLOOM TOMATO SALAD and herbed ricotta in a charming atmoshphere. Bartender's suggestion for a 'drinkable' red was spot on and we hung out for an hour or more chatting and watching...More

Thank fksines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good choice in San Marco with an interesting menu, professional service and good food. Portions aren't large for the prices they charge but the food is good and the atmosphere is nice. Jacksonville isn't known for its restaurants so one like this is notable and...More

Thank eilat59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comes off as "hipster" but actually the decor is lacking. We were in the back room - very dark and stark, nothing to absorb sound. The noise level was annoying at best, intolerable at times. Our waiter had a pleasant personality but was not appropriately...More

Thank RandiFayeC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food at an affordable price in cool surroundings we had lots of share plates and it was all really tasty

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite rave reviews or because of them, our experience dining at Taverna Restaurant fell way below our expectations. The server was superb but unfortunately he could do nothing about the overall quality of the dinner we were served. The wine was the highlight of the...More

Thank Elaine A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food with an Italian flair, great wines, excellent service - NYC quality food without leaving Jax. For the last five years if we are looking to give our taste buds big city taste without leaving Jax, this is our go to place. Excellent Italian...More

Thank Travelwithgirls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

OK. A little pricey but excellent. Apps and main meal were the best. Salmon and Scallops were the best ever. Craft cocktails pricy but excellent. Expect about $50 per person.

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went for a birthday. Service, food and cocktails were all fantastic. We felt it was a great value. Nicole, out server, was very personable and helpful with menu suggestions. Ambiance in restaurant was great as well.

Thank BobsAmeliaGM
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14 July 2015|
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Response from Kim and Jim B | Reviewed this property |
Saturday brunch is at 10:00 and Sunday brunch is at 10:30.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$32
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1986 San Marco Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3212
    (Atlantic Boulevard)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-398-3005
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Taverna specializes in seasonal European cuisine heavily influenced by Italy and Spain using the freshed local ingredients.Our wine selection mirrors this philosphy with a focus on terroir driven wines from Spain and Italy and an emphasis on quality.
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