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Benny's Steak & Seafood

2 Independent Dr Ste 175, Jacksonville, FL 32202-5035
+1 904-301-1014
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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“seafood” (22 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Independent Dr Ste 175, Jacksonville, FL 32202-5035
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just had a very pleasant meal here with a group of colleagues while attending a conference in a nearby hotel. I enjoyed the food. The service was good. It was a quiet Tuesday or Wednesday night. All good.

Thank Jeroen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here 10 years ago and things have changed unfortunately. The landing is facing some political issues we hear and it is too bad. Benny's along with a couple of others is a great place to watch the water, people, share a drink and...More

Thank bstdflsh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I lived in Jacksonville a long time ago-in fact, when the landing first opened-what an amazing place it was-but perhaps it was a bit before its time. Now it seems a shell of itself and that is quite unfortunate and the food at Benny’s similar....More

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Steak poorly cooked, and service was SLOW... at least 6 tables near us walked out with their food taken from their plates, placed into take-away containers. And their drinks too. This was a management problem... the wait staff were doing their best, but overall... don't...More

Thank MorCow
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic meal. We started with the crab cake. It's was scrumptious. We all 3 had something different. They were beautifully displayed and an amazing taste. We look forward to going back.

Thank steelrluvr
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The reviews for this place are all over the place so my expectations were low. Location is the river side of the landing. The restaurant has good decent decor, great views of the river and a nice bar. We went on Friday night and it...More

Thank fargeo
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My wife and I ate dinner here while attending a professional meeting at a nearby hotel. We had the conch fritters, an order of calamari and a bowl of their seafood gumbo. With iced teas and a 20% tip, dinner ran us $41. Service was...More

Thank PhilosophicalOldGuy
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Had a light lunch of baked grouper & vegetables. Really good, and Jordan the server was very helpful & professional. Will go again!

Thank Heath R
Reviewed 5 August 2017

When you google Benny's steak & seafood you'll see beautiful linen tables,white ceilings a nice decor. It's all an illusion. A/C must have been set on 85, no linen tables, atmosphere more like motel 6. I have had better food out of a hospital vending...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

wonderful view of the river.....it is on one of the water taxi stops on the river.....excellent cosmo.......wonderful atmosphere.......across from the doubletree hotel......water taxi came to pick us up when we called......great place to visit

Thank blanchardtiina
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23 January 2016|
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Response from Frank J | Reviewed this property |
short walk, real close, maybe 2 or 3 blocks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Independent Dr Ste 175, Jacksonville, FL 32202-5035
  • Public Transportation: The City of Jacksonville offers a bus stop in front of The Landing. You may also choose to arrive here by monorail, water taxi or trolley.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-301-1014
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Benny’s Steak and Seafood is located on the waterfront of the St. Johns river. Benny's is known for it's delicious seafood and steaks. Come try our Filet Christian Steak or our Chef Seabass. We also appeal to our pasta lovers as well with our pasta selections. Come in for a couples romantic dinner or bring the whole family and let the children select from our kid friendly children’s menu. Benny’s also offers two full service bars, one located inside and the other located outside on our beautiful waterfront patio. Come join us for happy hour right off your boat or join us for a drink before your nightly event. Benny’s Steak and Seafood has a great lunch menu to please you. We offer $8.95 lunches, including your soft beverage. If you are looking to book a large party, look no more. Benny's specializes in wedding rehearsal dinners, graduation and birthday parties. Whatever your reason for dining, Benny’s steak and seafood is your right choice.
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