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Pablo's Mexican Grill & Cantina

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Mexican, Southwestern
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12 N 2nd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4102
+1 904-261-0049
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have enjoyed Pablo's for years and would recommend it to anyone looking for authentic Mexican food made with fresh ingredients. The fajitas are great and I also enjoy the avocado salad. Pablo himself is usually there, greeting customers and overseeing the cooking. I believe his family is also in the business with him. The margaritas are awesome; I recommend... More 

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Long Valley, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been to Pablo's several years ago and thoroughly enjoyed the meal. Returned a few weeks ago and was not disappointed. Restaurant is just off the main drag so you have to look for it. Good Mexican food with a slight twist. Salsa had a nice kick to it. I enjoyed fajitas with an interesting turn of red peppers... More 

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Amelia Island, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love to go to Pablo's when we are on Amelia Island....great margaritas, guac and queso....get the Amelia Burrito...great local shrimp!!

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Thank Debra P
Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been there twice. Each time the food was great. Service was exceptional. Drinks are very good. Highly recommend this place.

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Thank Dan B
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! From the warm welcome to the incredibly prepared food, this place is a winner. We loved the lively, happy atmosphere and enjoyed our dinner immensely. We will certainly return!

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somerset nj
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The guacamole was made fresh, the margarita's were made with the proper ratio of tequila, lime and triple sec. and the food ingredients were fresh. You could tell they just cut the peppers and onions for the fajitas. we will definitely come back

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Thank ogura98
Toledo, Ohio
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is another place we visit each time we are on the island. Food is fresh and delicious and the margaritas are a vacation in a glass.

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Thank pammohler68
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Great food! Great drinks!!! Great people!!! Great atmosphere! Convenient! Good price! Lively, upbeat decor! Near other places of interest! Near the water!

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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We always enjoy coming here! Great foods and excellent drinks! I had shrimp diablo, a bit spicy but tasty .

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I got awful food poisoning at this place. As a local I really resent that! My tip: Do Not Go! What was weird is that the food tasted great! Appearances can definitely be deceiving.

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Thank JanPage2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 N 2nd St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4102
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-261-0049

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?