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JL Trent's Seafood and Grill

4553 120th St, Jacksonville, FL 32244-4014
+1 904-908-4202
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (53 reviews)
“crab legs” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4553 120th St, Jacksonville, FL 32244-4014
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The dip and crackers that are brought out first are good. The fried seafood platter for two is huge and the seafood is fresh and tasty.

Thank Rhschnauss
Reviewed 1 week ago

Down home local seafood joint. you can have a both or family style group dining. the food is great. the oyster soup is fantastic!

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

While this restaurant is not fancy, the food is very good, reasonably priced and the portion are ample sized. On the fish platter dinner, I had 5 pieces of pollock, fries and extra hush puppies for $11.99. My wife had the same but with fish...More

Thank RLWOrangePark
Reviewed 13 August 2017

My wife and I arrived there around 8 pm, not knowing they close at 9pm. Nevertheless, we were given a friendly greeting and seated at a table that had already been cleared of condiments (they were putting things away already). The place looks old but...More

Thank Carlos O
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We were on our way to go shopping at the Naval base in Jacksonville and decided on lunch beforehand . We have passed this local seafood sign many times and decided to give it a try . It's a hole in the wall and very...More

Thank dj0553
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This was my first time visiting this restaurant and will definitely be returning. The menu had great variety to choose from and the food was cook just right. There was so much food I had to ask for a carry out. The waitress had such...More

Thank tonya P
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Trent's is a great local restaurant.. The food was plentiful and fresh. Trent's offers a variety of seafood for anyone's taste. The entrees come in single types of seafood all the way up to platters of every fish available. Side dishes were good and served...More

Thank gjan1019
Reviewed 10 July 2017

One of our favorite places for seafood. Daily specials, 2 for 1 draft beers and prompt service. Food prepared almost any way you desire. Located across from the runway at NAS JAX off Hwy 17. You can't go wrong here. Seniors can order the lunch...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We were looking for a place that served fresh fried catfish and this place exceeded our expectations. We found it via Google search as we had never heard of it. They have an expansive menu, very reasonable prices, a great homestyle food. The sides are...More

Thank estert234
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

JL Trent's offers a good selection of fresh caught seafood in a very rustic setting. They have an extensive daily specials board that runs the gamut from baked stuffed shrimp to fresh catch of the day. The menu has the expected seafood combos, either fried,...More

Thank Donandninfa
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Ted T
8 May 2017|
Response from FlipMV | Reviewed this property |
Yes, both were on the menu when I was there. I had the mahi mahi, blackened on a salad- it was fantastic.
22 April 2016|
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Response from FlipMV | Reviewed this property |
It is offered fried or grilled, your choice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4553 120th St, Jacksonville, FL 32244-4014
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-908-4202
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