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Jay's Family Restaurant

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743 US-90, Live Oak, FL 32064
+1 386-362-3534
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Live Oak, Florida
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12 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

i do not recommend this restaurant to anyone.The place is small with the bathroom on the outside of the restaurant.

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Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

Stopped here for lunch while visiting the area. The had the typical meat and three menu but the food was fine. The liver & onions was cooked right and I got a healthy piece of meat that filled me up. Would dine here again if I ever get back to this area!

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Thank Robert A
Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015

wonderful corn bread!! and good salad bar. clean premises, surprisingly clean bathroom too. very accessible, right on US-90 also had friendly assistance in getting driving directions

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Thank Cary K
Madison, Florida
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2015

I worked at jays and advise no one to eat there because the place is filthy and there are roaches crawling everywhere and the cook is so filthy his name is dereck and he is not very clean the water is contaminated and they cook with this water and the septic tank backs up in the kitchen. The same food... More 

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Live Oak, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2014

food is ok it has New owners but they took over a bldg that was run down pass owner just took from people didn t put anything into the bldg sold out and ran..

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2014

The food is great!! The best in town to me. I lived in Live Oak, and I know the cooks personally. The atmosphere though....it seems kinda racist to me how all the Black cooks are in the back and I've never seen a Black waitress there. The food is Great though. I recommend this place if you looking for the... More 

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Thank Floridaboyinaz
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2013 via mobile

Clearly, I wasn't expecting to be dazzled when arriving to Jay's Restaurant. I valued it's history and it's vintage appeal from the outside looking in. We were greeted very warmly and seated promptly. I ordered the vegetable soup and my husband ordered their fried steak. We were leery due to the other food we had previously tried at neighboring restaurants,... More 

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Pine Valley, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2013 via mobile

... If Mom's principal kitchen tool was a can opener. Unfortunately, when we passed through Live Oak a few days ago, we failed to check with TripAdvisor first. Jay's was clean and friendly, and there were lots of cars outside, so undoubtedly the café has a loyal following of locals. But the clientele apparently does not place a great deal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 743 US-90, Live Oak, FL 32064
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Live Oak
  • Phone Number: +1 386-362-3534

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?