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The French Pantry

6301 Powers Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32217-2217
+1 904-730-8696
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (218 reviews)
“bruschetta” (114 reviews)
“bread” (236 reviews)
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French, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6301 Powers Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32217-2217
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I arrived right at opening time and waited outside in the rain (with our umbrella) for about 10 minutes before we could enter shelter and wait to order. Outside there is a lunch menu on the wall but without prices. Inside we...More

Thank GenelleS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The line is always bad, but there's a reason for that. Because it's worth the wait. Always. I've never had a meal, dessert, or experience that was less than excellent. One of the best meals I've ever had is the shrimp and artichoke with goat...More

Thank 22kirsteno
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is wonderful but there is a wait ... but a very worthwhile wait. The wait allowed me time with my friend so it was a win-win.

Thank Brad A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The French Pantry never disappoints! The service is fast and friendly and every single bite is delicious! The bruschetta is a must when you stop in for lunch! Be prepared to wait but it’s worth it.

Thank LA3266
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I used to go to the Pantry every Friday for lunch for like 5 yrs. the food is always amazing!!! The service and the owners take great pride in their presentation and service. You will NEVER get a bad meal here!

Thank andreansd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food great! This place has been in Jacksonville, Florida for a very long time and has always been rated A+++. Eas there,,,,you will love it.

Thank Jackie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great combination and large plates. Amazon explosion of flavor. Always packed. Expect some seat waiting list but very quick. Very tasty. A must go eat.

Thank Bolivar D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has been in business for almost 39 years and still one of my favs to go to. Great food and service

Thank Bfargalas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very unique style of food, everything there is deliscous. Don't let the outside of the building fool you, LOL.

Thank Leyton S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve never traveled to Europe, but going to the French pantry can only be described as traveling to Europe........ there is not one item on the menu that is not delicious. Well, nothing that I’ve tried.

Thank Mia M
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1 June 2017|
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Response from Beth L | Reviewed this property |
No not that I know of.
1 November 2016|
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Response from Stonend | Reviewed this property |
You can't make reservations. But, they do accommodate large groups, if you call ahead and tell them how many are planned. I've been to a couple Meetups there where they made accommodations.
Nancy R
11 November 2015|
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Response from sightseeker29 | Reviewed this property |
I heard that it was sold, but haven't heard any word on a new location. So sad to see the original owners leave. They're a hard act to follow!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
11:00 am - 2:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6301 Powers Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32217-2217
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-730-8696
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