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Taverna

1986 San Marco Blvd. (Atlantic Blvd.) Send to Phone
904-398-3005 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
This hip Mediterranean draw is overseen by husband-and-wife team Sam and Kiley Wynne Efron.

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Open
Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
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Taverna Restaurant Review

: Sam and Kiley Wynne Efron turn out brunch, lunch and dinner in a rustic Mediterranean style that leans heavily on Greece and Spain. Start brunch with a salad of olive oil-poached artichoke hearts with shaved fennel, Marcona almonds, oranges, arugula and picholine olives before settling in with the Taverna hash, a melding of fingerling potatoes and house-made sausage and peppers, capped with a duo of sunny-side-uppers. Pizzas are also notable, and an order of cinnamon sugar zeppole (Italian donuts) served with a chocolate-espresso dipping sauce can't help but linger in your memory.



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