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The French Pantry

6301 Powers Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32217-2217
+1 904-730-8696
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (210 reviews)
“bruschetta” (111 reviews)
“bread” (221 reviews)
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French, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
6301 Powers Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32217-2217
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1 - 10 of 880 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to eat in Jacksonville & if the line to get in is any indication, it is also popular amongst other locals. Get there around 10:30-10:45 to get your place in line. There will be menu boards set up...More

Thank SMifsud71
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have actually been to the French Pantry a few times, thought I would add a review. First off, their food is excellent. Fresh, large helpings, variety, and those desserts! You will stand in line to order. moving across the front counter area like a...More

Thank Michael Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took a vendor to a business lunch here in which this was her first visit. She hasn’t heard of the French Pantry so she was super excited to visit. She loved it! The staff is always quick at delivering your food and ensuring the...More

Thank AdventurousJax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible food in the most unlikely spot. I ate lunch with my wife. We did have to wait in line but everyone does. This place has amazing food and the eclectic ambiance fits the bill. I know in a French restaurant eating an Italian sandwich...More

Thank JoeR-Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch at 11:00... the line was 12 deep when we arrived at 10:45. My wife and I met with 3 of our friends for lunch. As we entered the door, we were met with a shelf of fresh baked breads, pizzettas, and baguettes. We...More

Thank Dwayne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

French Pantry is one of my long-standing favorites in Jax! The food is so fresh that you can't go wrong no matter what you order. I love the Bruschetta and bed of salad that it comes on the best! I recommend sharing the bruschetta because...More

1  Thank Alex H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I use to frequent this lunch spot on a weekly basis. Back then, every selection, from salads, soups, sandwiches and deserts were always top notch. I am sad to say since the sale of the business, the new owners have started to play with menu...More

1  Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I️ took a Friend that recently moved down from Atlanta to the French Pantry. When we pulled in she had a look on her face of concern due to the location but was instantly calmed by the line out the door waiting for the restaurant...More

1  Thank traci101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I️ absolutely LOVE this place. The environment is great and the food is amazing!! There is a wait, but I️t is totally worth I️t.

1  Thank Kassie83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this fine cafe during a lunch service which starts at 11:00am until 2:15pm. The line starts early but moves rather quickly. They thoughtfully place a free reservoir of ice cold lemonade and water to quench your thirst whilst you wait. (1) The fresh...More

1  Thank PenmanUk
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1 June 2017|
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Response from Beth L | Reviewed this property |
No not that I know of.
31 October 2016|
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Response from Stonend | Reviewed this property |
You can't make reservations. But, they do accommodate large groups, if you call ahead and tell them how many are planned. I've been to a couple Meetups there where they made accommodations.
Nancy R
11 November 2015|
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Response from Kristin H | Property representative |
The new location is going to be on Edgewood Ave but isn't projected to be opening until later in 2017. Also, there is a new owner but Tim & Barbara Felver still work for the company are at The French Pantry baking every day... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
11:00 - 14:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6301 Powers Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32217-2217
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-730-8696
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