Hidden Gems in Jacksonville, FL: A Guide to the City’s Best Kept Secrets
Updated: Dec 5, 2022
Check out this Redfin article by Ana de Guzman, where founder Justin Moss shed some light on going out in Jacksonville.
If you’re looking for a suburban feel with access to beautiful scenery and an average of 270 days of sunshine per year, Jacksonville, Florida, is the place for you. While the city is known for some of its most popular attractions like the Cummer Museum of Arts & Gardens and the Friendship Fountain, it’s also full of secret spots to uncover. From the most beautiful beaches to fantastic food options, the River City is home to all sorts of local favorites that will give you a truly unique perspective on the city.
Not sure where to start? We’re here to help. We’ve asked Jacksonville locals to take you through the city from an insider’s perspective. So whether you’re renting an apartment in Jacksonville Beach, buying a house in Miramar, or considering moving to the area, get ready to explore the top hidden gems in Jacksonville.
Like much of Jacksonville, the King Street District in the Riverside neighborhood is pretension-free and welcoming. Justin from BarGlance, a local company that shows you the best bars in town, says, “It’s rare to find a place with great food and entertainment, but Jazzy’s Restaurant & Lounge in the heart of King Street has managed to pull it off. Make sure you try the fried lobster tail and the pineapple bread pudding. I promise you won’t regret it.”