Restaurants in the Historic Jackson Ward Area

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200 W. Broad St
Lunch M-F 11:30am-2:30pm Dinner M-T 5:30-10pm Dinner F-S 5:30pm-11pm
Delicious, comfortable dining right on Broad St.


217 W. Clay St
T-TH 6pm-2am F 5pm-2am Sat&Sun 7pm-2am
Enjoy live music and a delicious meal in a restaurant that is nestled right into the heart of the neighborhood across from Abner Clay Park.

Heart & Soul Cafe

Home Cooking with a Twist of Soul (Formerly The Ranch Restaurant)
1600 Brook Road
For catering and delivery info. call (804) 562-7982.
Mon - Wed 7 am - 6 pm, Thur - Friday 7 am - 8 pm, Sunday 10 am - 4 pm
Salmon cakes, fried fish, pancakes, homestyle potatoes, chili, grilled cheese, barbeque, chicken salad, fried pork chops, firecracker shrimp, soul burgers, chicken wings, and more!

Jam Q (Formerly Jamerican Cuisine)

400 N. 2nd St
M-S 11:30am-10pm.
Curried chicken, shrimp, goat/ Hot delicious Roti and more


218 W. Broad St
M-F 7am-7pm Sat 9 am - 3 pm
Specialized coffees, fresh baked goods, sandwiches, soups, desserts (Wi-Fi Hot Spot)

Mama J's

415 N. 1st Street
Phone: 225-7449
"The Menu"
Closed Monday. Tues-Wed. 11:30 am - 9 pm, Thurs. - Sat. 11:30 am - 10 pm, Sun. 12 pm - 7 pm.

Ms. Maggies Seafood Restaurant & Jazz Lounge

112-114 East Clay Street
Monday - Sunday 11 am - 10 pm, Lunch 11 am - 2 pm, Happy Hour 4 pm - 6 pm, Dinner 6 pm - 10 pm, Jazz Night Wednesdays 7:00 - 10:00 pm
World Famous Fish (Whiting), Lunch Salad Bar Buffet, Homemade Crab Cakes, Golden Chicken Wings, Southern Bar B Q Ribs, Fresh Seafood Dishes

Marshall Street Cafe

23 West Marshall Street
M-Th 5 PM - 11 PM and F-Sat 5 PM - 1 AM
Appetizers, Soups, Salads, Sandwiches, Burgers, Crab Cakes, Steak, Pork Chops, Chicken, Pasta, Wine & Beer

Nick's Market

400 W. Broad St
M-F 8am-5:30pm S 8am-3:30pm
Mediterranean Market and Foods

Popkin Tavern

121 W. Broad St.
Hours: M-W 11:30 am-11 pm, Th 11:30 am-1 am, F 11:30 am-2am, Sat 4:30-1 pm, Sun. 4:30-10pm
Delicious menu entrees that are almost entirely under $10!
Angus burgers, sandwiches, hand-tossed pizza, meat loaf, chicken pot pie, and much more . . .

Seafood Market

12 E. Marshall St
M-S 10am-5:30pm (take out only)
Fresh seafood platters and more

Tarrant's Cafe

One West Broad St.
Hours: M - Th 10 am - 10 pm, F & Sat. 10 am - Midnight
Featuring soups, appetizers, sandwiches, wraps, salads, salmon, crabcakes, chicken, shrimp, lasagna, and desserts

Tropical Soul

314 N. 2nd St
M-F 11am-9pm Sat 12pm-2am
Sea and Soulfood Cafe/ Featured daily vegetarian specials

Twenty Seven

27 W. Broad St
Phone: 804-780-0086
Hours: Lunch M-F 11:30 am-2:00 pm, Dinner M-Th 5:00 pm-10:00 pm, F & Sat. 5:00 pm-11:00pm
Description: Soups, Salads, Appetizers, Linguine, Chicken, Cornish Hen, Lamb, Seafood, Beef, and Sandwiches