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Carmen's Lunch Bar

407 S Palafox St Unit B, Pensacola, FL 32502-5980
+1 850-542-4334
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kale salad” (19 reviews)
“crab melt” (12 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (14 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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407 S Palafox St Unit B, Pensacola, FL 32502-5980
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tiny place has big heart and grand food. The menu is a gourmands dream with fresh local produce and seafood at its core. Not to worry if meat is your fave because there are fabulous choices for you too. The wine list is top...More

Thank Worldgypsy72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch with the family. This place is the real deal!! Excellent food, great atmosphere, wonderful service!!! I had the Chicken Tikka Masala and it was delicious!! Husband had the vegan Moroccan curry and he Loved it. They even had a great grilled cheese...More

Thank Jean S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great spot to have a couple of glasses of wine and just munch on small plates with friends. I highly recommend their cheese plate. The bartenders are the best. Friendly with great energy and no pretense. The only down side is that...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a very snug but hip and friendly lunch and snack joint near the bay on palafox in Pensacola. There are approximately 14 seats at the bar and a few small tables. We had so much fun! we sat at the bar and the...More

Thank P3902RQwilliamp
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Pensacola is a wonderfully dog friendly city. We take our girls with us to lunch on a regular basis. There are several places we frequent including Carmen's. Every time we eat at Carmen's it is a very pleasant experience. So much so that I am...More

Thank Sean H
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Went with my wife & daughter; its always great , they're very friendly & always suggest a nice bite for whatever your feeling like at the moment

Thank NWFLRoadWarrior
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Excellent food, excellent service staff, great value for the money. We sat outside, and enjoyed the entire experience

Thank rhardycpa
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Enjoyed lunch here with a friend. I had the Julie's Famous NC BBQ which was excellent! Comes with slaw and potato salad! My friend had the chicken salad - highly recommended! It is a tiny spot which gets crowded quickly.

Thank Rhonda R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I have read the reviews, and I was NOT disappointed. This place is very very good! And equally as important....organic ingredients. My husband and I had the cranberry orange iced tea. It is so refreshing. I had the special, thai spice tomato soup, & the...More

Thank Jaqijoy
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Very easy in and out lunch. Great food. loved the kale salad and soup. went with my daughter and will be going again! Wish that they were open for dinner.More

Thank Sherry H
CarmensLunchBar, Owner at Carmen's Lunch Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Sherry, We are open in the evenings until 8pm! We are a tapas and wine bar from 4-8. Same great food with a slightly different menu. At night we specialize in small plates, soups, salads and sliders. Our lunch menu runs from 11-4 and our...More

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Angel D
I'm in the area & looking for a nice place to eat with family, that's also affordable. What is the price range for Carmens? Thanks!
12 March 2015|
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Response from Mary J | Reviewed this property |
Seating at Carmen's is not really set up for a family event.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 S Palafox St Unit B, Pensacola, FL 32502-5980
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
  • Phone Number: +1 850-542-4334
  • E-mail
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