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Joe's 2nd Street Bistro

14 S 2nd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4202
+1 904-321-2558
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, American, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 S 2nd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4202
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Reviewed yesterday

Food superb, service (Stephanie) exceptional, total experience worth a do-over! This restaurant exceeded the recommendation of the local shop proprietors. We will be back. `

1  Thank BLBoynton
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a reservation and arrived on time and were seated right away. Our server did well considering that there were 8 adults. Nice atmosphere, with dim lights and white table cloths. They have a full bar, wine and beer. The menu was quite nice...More

1  Thank McAgent
Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm a local and Joe's continues to be one of my favorites! Have eaten there for both lunch and dinner. Delicious food prepared with fresh, local ingredients. Very attentive service without being intrusive. It was my birthday and dessert was complimentary! I can highly recommend...More

1  Thank alwaysjerseygirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby had shrimp and grits which he liked a lot and I had Crab Cake Salad which was totally amazing!! We will definitely come back!

1  Thank Mackadi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whenever we visit Fernandina, we always have at least one meal here. Once again, our meal was exceptional. It was a busy night, but we were seated immediately. Wait staff friendly & efficient. We shared a special appetizer, a pea cake in honor of the...More

1  Thank Louise J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a delightful New Year's Eve we had at Joe's Bistro! I ordered bouillabaisse and my husband ordered a pasta dish with chicken. Both were delicious, with portions large enough for us to take home for lunch the next day. Seafood tasted like it was...More

Thank Jill R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was scrumptious. The seasonings perfect. For lunch we enjoyed the ham and bean soup, shrimp and grits, and the caprese chicken sandwich. The service was super also. It's hard to find shrimp and grits at a restaurant that are not spicy hot. This...More

Thank penelope728
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love going to Joe's for their crab cakes and other seafood items. Once you have Joe's crab cakes you will be disappointed in any others! I also like their linguine with shrimp and scallops. Need to go back and try other dishes but I will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Start to finish excellent. Ribeye Grouper Short Ribs All amazing. Wait staff and atmosphere were very good as well .

1  Thank Rosemary S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I Had an amazing dinner,lamb was fabulous, service perfect, wine list great,highly recommend

1  Thank Rob Z
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Lori H
12 January 2017|
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Response from happyzak | Reviewed this property |
I would phone the restaurant directly to arrange the gift. I have done this elsewhere and it works out just fine. I can't see that Joe's Bistro would be any different. Very nice gift!
3 January 2017|
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Response from happyzak | Reviewed this property |
Don't know as neither of us has a gluten problem so I would suggest phoning them directly to get your answer.
Lynda C
20 December 2016|
Response from Mari P |
We are not open Christmas Day. But we do have a few reservations left for Christmas Eve. Hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 S 2nd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4202
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-321-2558
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Located in historic downtown Fernandina Beach, Joe's 2nd St. Bistro serves innovative cuisine in a relaxed, island atmosphere. Enjoy fresh seafood specialties in a 1900's home, or outside in a New Orleans inspired Courtyard.
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