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Ripe Bistro & Social Lounge - CLOSED

1097 A1a, Public Plaza, St. Augustine, FL 32080
+1 904-471-3177
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“baguette” (7 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, French, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1097 A1a, Public Plaza, St. Augustine, FL 32080
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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Super cool spot. Old house with lots of history. They serve craft beer and local wine, owners are very knowledgeable and great story tellers. Definitely a must see in St. Augustine.

Thank mdvscott
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We happen to come here when they had a soft opening of new management. They carry Zach Brown wine (Zach Brown Band) The service was excellent and we bought a bottle of the Zach Brown wine. It was amazing. We also had the Garden Veggie...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Stopped in for a glass of wine and humus platter. The wine selection was vast and I enjoyed my glass of wine very much. The humus was also delicious. I will be back!

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Andrew took great care of me & Dad for a very late lunch! I had the dip sampler, which included chips, toast, & nan bread points with tiny bowls of fresh pesto, diced tomatoes, & hummus. It was great - especially the pesto. Dad loved...More

Thank OfficeGoddess20147
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We went here on a Friday afternoon and thoroughly enjoyed this cozy place -- the staff was excellent as was the food! We will go back during our next visit!

Thank TMoney722
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We live nearby and appreciate that there is a local bistro with healthy menu options. In the past month, we have been there twice for lunch. Both times, service was very slow. It took over 30 minutes to get our drinks. In the first instance,...More

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A friend and I went to lunch today. We ran into a snag when our original choice was closed on Monday. Fairly close by we saw Ripe and decided to try it. We had soup and sandwiches, the bean soup was hot and very tasty....More

Thank CEDionne
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We travel often and have found that the hardest obstacle we face is finding a restaurant that cares about the quality of their food. We own an operate an Organic Farm in Micanopy, Florida because we believe that what we eat plays a huge role...More

1  Thank kjgoeser
Reviewed 28 August 2016

very comfy, cozy seating with 2 areas: couches in one and tables in other. Music some evenings: outstanding piano player. good wine selection, reasonably priced. Small menu but excellent preparation and presentation. good service. I have been there with friends and by myself, very comfortable...More

Thank ann g
Management response:Responded 30 August 2016

Thank you for the kind words! We are thrilled you had a great experience, and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We visited with friends who are pals with the owner who was doing the cooking on the night. The menu and drinks list had a few discontinued items. The cardinal Mistake was accepting our order for four dishes of grouper when there was only enough...More

Thank Uppard
Management response:Responded 30 August 2016

Thank you for your honesty, and we're sorry to hear that your experience did not meet your expectations! If you would like to email me at ripebistrostaug@yahoo.com, I would love to discuss with you how we can improve for next time.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1097 A1a, Public Plaza, St. Augustine, FL 32080
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-471-3177
  • E-mail
Elegantly casual upscale dining offering fresh line caught seafood, hormone free steaks, soups, unique baguette sandwiches, interesting crepes, wine bar, craft beers & a library lounge.
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