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1986 San Marco Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3212
+1 904-398-3005
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“hanger steak” (19 reviews)
“meatballs” (24 reviews)
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All hours
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1986 San Marco Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3212
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful lunch with friends. Everything we had was great! Steak, hash, lemon pancakes, chicken pita and turkey club. And the latte and cream brûlée topped it off perfectly. Would definitely come back.

Thank Mackadi
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We are frequent diners at Taverna and enjoyed a dinner for 8 there recently. It is a little noisy in the main room of the restaurant (there is a newer smaller room in the back that is not quite as loud) which can make it...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Went here on a date. Nice atmosphere and seating. I had the truffle fries which were average but the Hanger Steak entree was amazing. Service was great and efficient. Nice little place.

Thank Britneyladd
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Decor was reclaimed wood and very appealing. The server was outstanding! I ordered pasta...fettuccine for lunch! The pasta was the star of the plate! Draped with fresh tomatoes and lightly tossed in a light cheese sauce. I made the mistake of adding chicken to my...More

Thank D T
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

When you walk into the restaurant, it sells you on the idea that you are in for an experience. The decor and overall feel os really nice. The challenge is that the food doesn't live up to the decor's hype. Don't get me wrong, it's...More

Thank kristin12murray
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I'm going to start with service because it's the good part of the story. Waitress was beyond excellent. The ambience and decor are very nice. Food seemed pricy and after eating it seemed over priced, because nothing was up to the standards of the price....More

Thank Giantimo
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Recently our women's club Board of Directors lunched at Taverna. We had many different entrees and all were delicious. Several of us had the hangar steak which was tender and cooked perfectly. In addition, I brought home the meatballs for my husband and they were...More

Thank Redcurl24
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The atmosphere is great and the weather happened to be perfect too. We sat outside on the patio and had a great time.t he food was exceptional and service was very good as well. The breakfast pizza (scrambled eggs, spinach, fresh tomatoes and goat cheese)...More

Thank Jwilbur S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Food was pretty good but for these prices it could be better. Tables are very close together which make it not very private. Service was average and they were very busy.

Thank zapdaddy
Reviewed 9 May 2017

12 of us enjoyed an amazing social lunch meeting at Taverna San Marco and I recommend this highly to anyone. The various dishes served were all outstanding and none of us left hungry. If you are in the area, this is a restaurant you have...More

Thank Gus P
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15 July 2015|
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Response from Kim and Jim B | Reviewed this property |
Saturday brunch is at 10:00 and Sunday brunch is at 10:30.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 32
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1986 San Marco Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32207-3212
    (Atlantic Boulevard)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-398-3005
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Taverna specializes in seasonal European cuisine heavily influenced by Italy and Spain using the freshed local ingredients.Our wine selection mirrors this philosphy with a focus on terroir driven wines from Spain and Italy and an emphasis on quality.
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