Thank you for participating in Eat Up Downtown

Thank you to all diners for participating in Eat Up Downtown 2013. We can’t wait until next year!


Eat up when Downtown’s finest restaurants collaborate to bring patrons special three-course menus for  $15, $25 or $35. This dining promotion will have you trying new restaurants or visiting old favorites at unbeatable prices. From casual cafés to fine-dining establishments, this yearly event will offer something for every palate. There are no coupons to clip or tickets to buy, just simply make reservations with the restaurant of your choice!

New this year, enjoy dinner and a cruise aboard the Foxy Lady Cruises for $45.

*Prices do not include tax, tip or any additional fees.*

View the video below of last year’s Eat Up Downtown:


Hear What Others Say:

• “Food and service was wonderful. First timers and will definitely be back!”
• “Look forward to it every year!”
• “Excellent food and fabulous service! Let’s do this twice a year and get more folks Downtown!”
• “Food was great and we appreciate Downtown events!”
• “Great way of promoting Downtown!”
• “This event was excellent! Hope you keep it going!”

Other Important Information


Metered parking Downtown is always free after 6 p.m. and on weekends. Additional parking information is available on the participating restaurants’ pages as well as through Downtown Vision, Inc.’s parking database.

Comment card promotion

The fun doesn’t end at dessert! Take your Eat Up Downtown comment card coupon to 1904 Music HallBurro Bar,  Dos Gatos  or LIT Downtown for special buy-one-get-one drink offers. Drinks included in the deal are at the individual bar’s discretion.

*LIT Downtown will no longer be able to participate in this promotion.*

Downtown Events

There’s always something going on Downtown! Check out the Downtown Jacksonville events calendar or itineraries. For information on nightlife fun Downtown, visit The Elbow and other nightlife venues.

Frequently Asked Questions

For answers to frequently asked questions about Eat Up Downtown, please visit our FAQs webpage.

Photo Contest and Comment Card Raffle

Share your Eat Up Downtown experience with us!

To participate in this year’s photo contest, simply email your photo to, post it on our Facebook wall, or mention @DTJax or #EatUpDTJax in your Twitter or Instagram picture to be entered. The week following Eat Up Downtown, we will create an album on Facebook with all submitted photos. Facebook users will then be invited to vote for their favorite photos by “liking” them within the album. After a to-be-determined amount of voting time, prizes will be awarded to the top three most “liked” photos in the album. Only one entry per person. Please mention what Downtown restaurant your photo was taken. 

For the comment card raffle, ask your server for an Eat Up Downtown comment card, if you are not given one. Fill it out, and return the comment card to your server, who will return it to DVI. We will pick four raffle winners at random following Eat Up Downtown.


Prizes up for grabs include two $25 Jacksonville Landing gift certificates, two pairs of passes to MOCA Jacksonville, a pair of tickets to the opening night of The D*Word, presented by the Artist Series, or two pairs of tickets to the Rick Springfield concert presented by the Florida Theatre.