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Baxter's Bar & Grill

) #57 of 109 Restaurants in Amelia Island ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Steakhouse,
4919 First Coast Hwy, Amelia Island, FL 32034-5418
+1 904-277-4503
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (93 reviews)
“skinny fries” (3 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar
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4919 First Coast Hwy, Amelia Island, FL 32034-5418
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Reviews (197)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried it our first night on the island at the recommendation of a coworker. There wasn't anything wrong with the service and the food was - okay. It just wasn't anything to write home about. It was rather dark inside (they do have outdoor...More

Thank Sherri W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the family for a nice meal. Steaks were very good and cooked as we liked. Shrimp were large and nicely prepared. Service was good and the restaurant was quiet and nicely lite. Prices were a bit higher than expected but not than home.

Thank J0hnTX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Baxter's has the awards that boast of the best steakhouse and restaurant but on this day it was a miss. The restaurant is quite dated and you can tell by its decor. The have a decent selection of entrees but we came to taste their...More

Thank Alm16advisor
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The service okay. Server not knowledgeable about wine. When asked vintage of wine she did not know and did not offer to find out - tasted like old vintage. Menu rather unimaginative. Shrimp special was BBQ Shrimp with potato salad and beans (tasted like Campbell's...More

Thank Cherylminnerick
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews on Trip Advisor, we almost decided to pass on Baxter's... so glad we didn't! "Hungry" for Burgers... we decided to give Baxter's a try. My husband and I both had burgers, served up any way you want them. Delish......More

Thank Polly313
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This place was designated the best steakhouse on Amelia Island for 10 years in a row. That said, we were in the mood for seafood. We had the blackened shrimp and the seafood platter. No skimping on the portions here and very tasty, Oh... the...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 1 May 2017

So we decided to try Baxter's again... The 1st time we sat at the very crowded bar near the kitchen area and could smell the grease and smoke. Service at the bar was slow as the bartender catered to the older ladies... Thinking this must...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The food was very good, the bread delicious and the wine choices were excellent. But the server was rude, time and time again. Ruined the experience for us.

Thank Eileen S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My friends live near here and come here often. They have a nice selection which is not too overpriced for fernandina. Nice casual atmosphere.

Thank dan g
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This resturant did not show up on trip advisor so we were surprised to pass it on coastal hwy and it be so packed w cars. Steak was good. Husband ordered the grouper which we did not recognize as it was not the fleshy, thick...More

Thank susiebyc
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Where can I find a menu..
11 August 2016|
Response from Will S | Reviewed this property |
Unite check with their website, online. Restaurants usually post their menus there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
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17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4919 First Coast Hwy, Amelia Island, FL 32034-5418
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island
  • Phone Number: +1 904-277-4503
  • E-mail
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