Dining in Riverside Avondale

Riverside and Avondale have a plethora of dining options for every taste bud! We've rounded up a list of our favorites in the neighborhood and organized by commercial district. Ask your agent for their go-to menu item!

5 Points 

Bakery Ribault
Russian bakery offering breakfast - dinner options.
813 Lomax Street

Black Sheep Restaurant
Serving upscale southern dishes with a twist, Black Sheep is a hotspot destination. Weather permitting, enjoy rooftop seating with sweeping views of the neighborhood, and don't miss their cocktails. 
1534 Oak Street

BREW Five Points
BREW in Five Points offers classic and modern coffee options, as well as gourmet toasts, tacos, and baked goods, in a sleek setting.
1024 Park Street

Corner Taco
Serving 'semi-swanky street food', Corner Taco has an inventive menu in a hip setting. You'll find tacos, tortas, burritos, and more on the menu; each featuring locally sourced ingredients.
818 Post Street

Hawkers Asian Street Fare
Asian street fare, small plates are ideal for sharing with a group.
1001 Park Street

Hovan Gourmet Mediterranean
Classic Mediterranean food for lunch and dinner. Great outdoor patio area.
2005 Park Street

River & Post
Southern restaurant with a focus on seafood, open for lunch and dinner.
1000 Riverside Avenue #100

S&R Dim Sum
Dim sum restaurant in 5 Points
1661 Riverside Avenue, #123

The Bread & Board
American restaurant offering a variety of sandwiches and boards, plus wine and beer. Outdoor seating available.
1030 Oak Street

Park & King Street District

Carmine's Pie House
Great Riverside spot if you're looking for specials on slices and beer.
2677 Forbes Street

Cool Moose
A casual breakfast and lunch cafe with friendly staff and pet-friendly patio seating.
2708 Park Street

European Street Cafe
Casual European themed restaurant serving sandwiches, sausages, and salads. One of the best happy hours for beer in town. Outdoor seating available.
2753 Park Street

Pattaya Thai Grille
Offering a delicious variety of Thai food, plus beer and wine. Some patio seating available.
1526 King Street

Primi Piatti
Traditional Italian cuisine
2722 Park Street

Southern Roots
This vegan breakfast and lunch spot has creative daily specials plus a house menu that supports local farmers. Don't miss the bulk section in Southern Roots, no more buying a whole box of an ingredient when you just need a few tablespoons!
1275 King Street

Sweet Theory Baking Co.
A "retro bakery" serving custom cakes and cookies, organic donuts, and provides some gluten-free options.
1243 King Street

The Shoppes of Avondale

Award winning cakes and desserts in the Shoppes of Avondale, also a fantastic spot for lunch and dinner.
3556 St Johns Avenue

Blue Fish Restaurant and Oyster Bar
Seafood and oyster bar serving brunch, lunch, and dinner. Covered outdoor seating available.
3551 St Johns Avenue

Brick Restaurant
Regionally inspired creative cuisine. Covered patio seating available.
3585 St Johns Avenue

Le Macaron
Le Macaron serves the jewel of French pastries in a variety of flavors
3540 St Johns Avenue

Mellow Mushroom
Great food, fun atmosphere, drink specials, and plenty of big screens to catch your favorite sports team in action.
3611 St Johns Avenue

MOJO no. 4, Urban BBQ Whiskey Bar
Local chain serving BBQ classics and specialties. Covered outdoor seating available. Must visit for whiskey fans.
3572 St Johns Avenue

The Fox
A local favorite, The Fox in the Shoppes of Avondale serves up classic breakfast and lunch food in a retro diner setting.
3580 St Johns Avenue

Located in the Shoppes of Avondale, Sushiko uses the freshest ingredients in their sushi. Enjoy extensive traditional and vegan menus.
3620 St Johns Avenue

Whit's Frozen Custard of Avondale
Custard shop serving classics and daily specials
3545 St Johns Avenue


Pinegrove Market and Deli
Butcher shop and deli open for breakfast-dinner
1511 Pine Grove Avenue

Restaurant Orsay
A Jacksonville favorite, Restaurant Orsay serves French cuisine in historic Avondale. While the restaurant is extremely popular for a fancy dinner, we also recommend stopping by for a decadent brunch. Don't miss their happy hour!
3630 Park Street

Stockton Street

13 Gypsies
A tucked away Spanish tapas restaurant offering some of Jacksonville's finest dining in a cozy setting. Call ahead for a reservation.
887 Stockton Street

Bold Bean Coffee Roasters
A Riverside favorite, Bold Bean Coffee Roasters paved the way for Jacksonville's modern coffee culture. Enjoy a variety of coffee options, as well as baked goods. 
869 Stockton Street

Foo Dog Curry Traders
A variety of Southeast Asian and Indian cuisine options, plenty of choices for vegetarians. 
869 Stockton Street

Nacho Taco
Casual Mexican food, with an outdoor seating area. 
751 Stockton Street



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