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Sam's St Johns Seafood Restaurant

1464 Park Ave, Orange Park, FL 32073-4908
+1 904-269-1460
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese grits” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (52 reviews)
“crab legs” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1464 Park Ave, Orange Park, FL 32073-4908
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great, no complaints there. A few staff members (not all) seemed a bit irritable but overall the experience was good

Thank Kellen M
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Service was excellent. Family had fried fish that was very good. I had the spicy buffalo shrimp with fried okra and cheese grits. All was very good. Large portion of shrimp

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Business in the area had us hungry shortly after the noon hour, so stopped in to eat at Sam's St Johns Seafood Restaurant. Had not been here for a long time, but food is just as good as I recall. Plenty of shrimp, fried to...More

Thank Travelgal0886
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The seafood capital of the world is in Calabash, NC, and Calabash takes great pride in their deep fried seafood. Sam's is a good spot for fried seafood in Orange Park. I can't fairly rate the non-fried items as I haven't tried them. I can...More

Thank Aiptasia
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has very good seafood at such a good price and the quality of food is so good. My family from New York always wants me to take them here because they love the food and price. It's delicious and on Wednesday they have...More

Thank Jessica T
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is a family run restaurant, I think. If it's not, it sure has that kind of feel to it. It's a little hole in the wall and one wouldn't think to try it if one hadn't been told how wonderful it is. The food...More

Thank Jaxtraveldr
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a nice sit down restaurant but the reviews of the food were good. I ordered crab 🦀 cakes and fried shrimp. The cakes were only cooked on the outside an doughy grey on the inside. Guess I'm used to Maryland Crab-cakes...More

Thank Shannon J
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch and all three of us ordered the catfish filets, fried. These were very good. Done but not over done. Nice and moist. Sides were disappointing. French Fries over done. Okra and tomatoes were very dark in color and I didn't care for...More

Thank OrrMcc
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I have never been disappointed here ever. Extremely generous portions and the best fried green tomatoes! Priscilla is the greatest server by far! We will be back very soon!

Thank myeyeisonyou
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great food , convenient wait staff r nice. Never been disappointed. Real reasonable prices. Size of meals r large

Thank belinda615
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1464 Park Ave, Orange Park, FL 32073-4908
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Orange Park
  • Phone Number: +1 904-269-1460
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