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Chowder Ted's

5215 Heckscher Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226-3051
+1 904-714-6900
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (97 reviews)
“conch fritters” (16 reviews)
“onion rings” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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5215 Heckscher Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226-3051
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great food in casual atmosphere. Cash only. beer and wine available. the chowder I had was incredible! highly recommend. near a bridge, easy to miss the entrance to parking lot.

Thank HMBoston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bring cash, and leave all your credit cards at home! One of the best-kept secrets in North Florida! We love this place and go as often as possible!

Thank Frontier S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bring cash as they do not accept cards. No frills non pretentious place for friends, as you must be if you are here. The fish is fresh the chowder is Manhattan based and good. I have had fresh snapper when it was the special and...More

1  Thank Randy W
Reviewed 17 December 2017

All other reviews say basically the same thing. Small, busy, cash only, great tasting food. The menu is small. We had the chowder, blackened Mahi salad, and pimento cheese. Waitress was busy handling all tables, but was nice. Beer and wine served only.

Thank Deb and Mike S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This place is one of the friendliest restaurants around and the seafood is always amazing. Started off with our favorite Blue Moon with the biggest slice of orange; then shared a half pot of Ted's famous chowder - he makes 7 gallons a day! My...More

Thank Toni R
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This was our third time at Chowder Ted's. The seafood and chowder are consistently excellent. Ted has specials of fresh, locally caught fish. Check the board when you go in. I've had the Mahi Mahi sandwich twice. Outstanding both times! The chowder is terrific, like...More

Thank sjharbour1
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Bottom line, lunch for three with tip $77. We got chowder, fish sandwiches, crab cake and tea. This is on the water but there is no place in or out that you have a way to see it. Very pleasant waitress. Maybe 8 tables and...More

Thank P H
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Drove past it the first time on Heckscher Drive.....Lol. Food is very fresh,,,,,,Great people! Stop by everytime I am in town. Just remember,,,,,"Cash Only".....Mike B.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Fantastic out-of-the-way seafood place where the locals go to eat great seafood. The chowder is out of this world, served in pots and very satisfying. The sandwiches and the local fish are excellent and there are no bad choices.

1  Thank Hud B
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Chowder Teds is a neat little out of the way seafood place which is open for lunch or an early dinner. I had the Conch Fritters and Crabcake today for lunch and they were both excellent. The Port of Jacksonville is close by so you...More

Thank Bob B
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OlaLee
16 December 2015|
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Response from BARBARA M | Reviewed this property |
No outside seating unless you eat in your car
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29 March 2015|
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Response from Carole E | Property representative |
Tuesdays thru Thursdays 11-7 Friday 11-8 Saturday 1-8 Closed Sundays and Mondays... And holidays. Chowder Ted's will also occasionally take long weekends. Facebook is the best place to see open and close... They announce... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5215 Heckscher Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32226-3051
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-714-6900
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