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The Back 40 Urban Cafe

40 S Dixie Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084
+1 904-824-0227
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wet burrito” (143 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (134 reviews)
“tacos” (113 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, American, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
40 S Dixie Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our experience was mostly positive and left us with a desire to return next time we come through the area. We were there for happy hour and tried four of their 6 or so different soft tacos. My wife loved the pork taco and we...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I tried the Back Forty Cuban Sandwich and was truly wowwwwwed!!! It was fresh and had all the great flavors I was used to in Miami! The Key Lime pie was also a big winner! I found the service to be really exceptional! Kim was...More

Thank Donald f
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The place is very neat. The food was out quick and very good. The tacos were on happy hour and they were the best thing we had. We will be getting more our next visit. We both ordered off the menu and everything was delicious....More

Thank Hitchsb
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

While visiting St Augustine, we always swing by the Back 40 Urban Cafe! Great food, great service, great experience!

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Had lunch at this place with colleagues today. The place is small, separated into 3 rooms. But the foods are fresh and tasty. Will go back for more. It's a little pricy, I had quesadilla and ice tea, with T&C together $19.

Thank Amzilla
Reviewed 29 September 2017

First, Sonya was our server and was affable and knowledgeable. A fun person and we got great service. I had the cuban and my wife had tajitas. Both were excellent. The prices are a steal. That night they had a special on the bottled wines;...More

Thank edemanfredi
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on our way up from south florida. I had the jerk chicken taco that was delicious!! My husband had the gumbo and loved it! Our server Joyce really made the experience she was super helpful and friendly!

Thank ChristinaRod1
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Saint Augustine. We were looking for a relaxed environment with good food. The Back 40 did not disappoint. The food was fresh, well prepared, tasted great, and the service was outstanding.

Thank larry w
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Perfect place for a romantic or even business causal meeting. This was our hurricane Irma dinner with the family.

Thank Os C
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Excellent food and an excellent find! The jerk chicken tacos were spot on. My Chicken Curry Wrap was delicious and was also a fair amount of food. Service was polite and responsive. Food was very fresh. I will definitely return to this place.

Thank Domenic D
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4 June 2016|
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Response from Jon C | Reviewed this property |
Ask the servers. Usually they have no issues modifying your order to be gluten free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 S Dixie Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-824-0227
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