Looking to uncover all that Baymeadows has to offer? Get to know this Jacksonville neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from Indian restaurants to an authentic Greek eatery.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Baymeadows, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. 5th Element
Topping the list is Indian restaurant 5th Element. Located at 9485 Baymeadows Road, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 298 reviews on Yelp.
Part of a small chain of restaurant in Florida, the eatery serves authentic Indian entrees, such as shrimp vindaloo, chicken curry and goat masala, as well as a full lunch buffet featuring traditional dishes. Select Chinese dishes, beer and wine are also served here.
2. Athenian Owl
Next up is Greek spot Athenian Owl, which offers seafood, sandwiches, and authentic Greek fare for lunch, dinner and dessert. Situated at 9551 Baymeadows Road, Suites 21-23, the restaurant prepares meals daily with a mix of imported and fresh products.
The full menu includes classic dishes such as spanakopita, moussaka, lamb shanks, beef souvlaki and baklava. With 4.5 stars out of 87 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.
3. Bawarchi Biryanis
The menu highlights traditional Indian cuisine, such as tandoori chicken, lamb chops, curries and kebabs. Head over to 9551 Baymeadows Road, Suite 9, to see for yourself.