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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Irish Pub
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“Laid-back hangout featuring an Irish-inspired menu, many beers on tap, pool tables & darts.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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“Great food. Cozy atmosphere. Some nights they have dueling pianos or a live DJ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Dedicated to the Marines who lost their lives in one of the first significant acts of terrorism aimed at this country.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“One of the few malls in this part of the state that is still thriving. Lots to choose from if you're between 12-25.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“If you're looking for something that is a little more upscale, this place is a step up for lunch. Well-decorated Italian restaurant. A place that local attorneys and court staff often frequent during week day lunch breaks.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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Restaurant
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“Family friendly restaurants that has family dining area as well as bar side dining. Inside and out door seating. Pool tables, games and trivia night ”
  • 1 local recommends
Athletics & Sports
“Everyone can join in the fun at this new location with foam pits, rock wall, and trampolines.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Despite its name, the Marina Cafe is actually a restaurant. Great seafood and burgers. A little more expensive than most options, but not too bad. Great view of the New River while you eat. Calm and subdued during the day, but gets a little louder at night once the alcohol starts flowing. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cinema
“Brand new theater with BIG-D seating. Seating in BIG-D are leather seats with huge screen. They also serve wine beer at this theater!”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Night Club
“Enduring family-owned sports bar offering drink specials, pool tables & karaoke in comfortable digs.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“New Bridge Organic Market is a treasured find. It's a nice little market that sells fresh produce, local honey and locally raised meats and poultry. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“It is our favorite Mexican Restaurant in Jacksonville. We have tried so many but this one is awesome. The quality of the food is great and the price isn't bad either”
  • 2 locals recommend
Wings Restaurant
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Café
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“Open 6-3 during the week, closed on weekends. Excellent, friendly service. A little more expensive than average, but worth it.”
  • 2 locals recommend