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For 2
Date
Sat, 2/24
Time
10:00 PM
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Blue Bamboo Restaurant and Wine Bar

4.7
601 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Contemporary Asian
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Fourth generation Jacksonville restaurateur Dennis Chan is the proprietor of Blue Bamboo serving Chinese Comfort Food with Southern favorites from his childhood in the area. Centrally located, our menu features grilled and wok-tossed specialties including chops, pastas, steaks and seafood, complemented by professional and friendly service. Blue Bamboo offers an extensive wine list, and a wide variety of custom crafted cocktails from our full bar. Outside, enjoy our tasty offerings with the backdrop of bamboo rustling in the breeze. Let our creativity impress you and our flavors delight you.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Contemporary Asian, Chinese (Canton), Comfort Food
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 2:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:30pm - 9:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Available for private bookings on Sundays.
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Phone number
(904) 646-1478
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Dennis Chan
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Catering
Personalized catering available.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Beach Boulevard
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Parking details
Ample Parking
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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OpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Our dining experience, as always, was superb! Dennis always outdoes himself to present a fun and interesting menu, which makes the evening so enjoyable. We went for Taco Tuesday and were delighted with our choices. Could not recommend Blue Bamboo more highly.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Our "norm" is Friday night but this time we took a friend and went for taco night--what a treat! A lower commitment night expense wise and everything is delicious and creative on the taco menu! It was perfect for a week night bite with friends after work! Highly recommend trying it when taco night is available again but anytime is a GREAT time to try Blue Bamboo!

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

Really good

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vipBrad (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed going to Blue Bamboo. The food was delicious and unusual.

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BarryV (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

The food was very good. The ambiance left something to be desired. Lights were very bright and should be dimmed somewhat during dinner. They were short handed with wait staff that night so it was a little challenging to get extra service or attention. Will try again soon to see if any changes.

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shawn (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Went for Valentine's day dinner. Food was delicious. We were put is a second room that was decorated for the evening and much more quiet than the main room, which was nice. Service was ok. Our waitress was great and really nice but was the only server in the second room so was responsible for 9 tables initially and 15 by the time we left by herself. Overall was a great evening and will definitely be back.

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OpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

It was much better than last time and the food was amazing once again

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debsreviews (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on January 30, 2018

I've been coming to Blue Bamboo since they first opened and have never been dissatisfied. Over the years, Dennis has created birthday feasts, rehearsal dinners, business meetings, and girls' night out occasions for me.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Wonderful dinner again! Salmon is my all time favorite. Such nice people.

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vipJorgeE (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Very good food. Server was like 16 years old and very awkward. Very nice simple decor. Nice ambiance and well healed clientele of regulars.

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jmg108 (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

good food and friendly service. good wine list. comfortable seating with open modern atmosphere. would recommend for lunches and unusal dining.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on January 23, 2018

The food was unique and delicious. All four of us had different dishes and we each enjoyed our meal. The owner and chef came out to our table to ask about the food. We will definitely go back.

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vipElizabethB (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on January 18, 2018

My colleague and I each ordered a custom bowl and were very pleased with our choices. The iced tea with tea cubes is always a favorite of mine. Blue Bamboo is a great place to go for a relaxing lunch in a relatively quiet setting.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Atlanta)
5.0  Dined on January 15, 2018

One of the best restaurants in Jacksonville hands down. Very accommodating and delicious foods.

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CGS3 (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on January 13, 2018

Almost didn't park because we arrived at 7pm and there were only two cars in the parking lot so we were little weary. We went in anyway and we weren't disappointed. Service was good and the food was as good as the ratings claimed. The portions were much larger than I anticipated which was a very pleasant surprise. Overall there was nothing to complain about and we would recommend anyone giving them a try for a nice quiet date night.

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vipstine2304 (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on December 22, 2017

Awesome time tonight at Blue Bamboo. Food was outstanding and our server Jacob was not only on the ball and quickly attentive to us, but had a great personality and provided excellent service!!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on December 22, 2017

Food presentation was special.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on December 21, 2017

Always great!

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OpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on December 7, 2017

We had a marvelous time for our Book Club Christmas Celebration at the Blue Bamboo. The food was excellent and the place was serene and calming. Dennis always makes us feel welcome and special. You need to try this place!

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OpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on December 2, 2017

The food was prepared with all fresh ingredients and was delicious. The chef came out and spoke with several patrons.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on November 27, 2017

Wonderful dinner - customized to our desire!

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OpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on November 17, 2017

Great food, service is excellent! Great atmospher. Upscale casual dining.

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vipMrNY (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on November 4, 2017

Great meal as always.

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OpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on October 31, 2017

Fantastic place with delicious food, amazing staff and service, and a special conversation with owner. Thoroughly enjoyed the whole thing. Husband got red curry shrimp and grits and mine was General’s chicken. Wowzzer! Absolutely perfect.

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Stephen (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on October 28, 2017

Blue Bamboo never disappoints and their newly designed interior is great! We love B.B.!

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OpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on October 28, 2017

It was ok. Pricey for what you gey. The zdragon whiskers were the best part of the meal. Will not be returning

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vipOpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
5.0  Dined on October 17, 2017

Chef Dennis and his team are great at preparing quality food that taste great. If you have been thinking about visiting this place, stop thinking and go. You won’t be disappointed and most likely will return!

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vipTravel4aliving (Charleston)
5.0  Dined on August 31, 2017

This was our first visit to Blue Bamboo and we were pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food and great flavors.

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OpenTable Diner (Jacksonville)
1.0  Dined on August 30, 2017

Been twice. Duck wonton ha no recognizable meat. Covered with hoisin. Terrible.
Potstickers were obviously frozen. Do yourself a favor, go to PF Changs.

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vipLadyDi (Jacksonville)
4.0  Dined on August 15, 2017

Food was very good, we'll seasoned and excellent quality
Save room for the cheesecake for dessert. Service was excellent.

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