The Elbow

The Elbow: Downtown Jacksonville’s Entertainment District

Committed to creating an authentic entertainment experience, The Elbow offers a wealth of diverse, walkable and award-winning culinary, nightlife, live music and performance venues. Cultivated around the historic Florida Theatre, The Elbow is one destination that encompasses many diverse restaurants, bars, and breweries. The formal boundaries are Bay Street to Adams Street and Main Street to Liberty Street.

Nightlife & Drinks

Bay Street Bar & Grill
119 E. Bay St.
(904) 419-3550

Bold City Brewery
109 E. Bay St.
(904) 503-7682

Dos Gatos
123 E. Forsyth St.
(904) 354-0666

Intuition Ale Works
929 E. Bay St.
(904) 683-7720

Island Girl Cigar Bar
11 N. Ocean St.
(904) 353-4411

Live Bar
331 E. Bay St.
(904) 343-8539

Manifest Distilling
960 E. Forsyth St.
(904) 619-1479

Myth Nightclub
333 E. Bay St.
(904) 707-0474


Ruby Beach Brewery
228 E Forsyth St
(904) 372-0727


Burrito Gallery Downtown
21 E. Adams St.
(904) 598-2922

Casa Dora Italian
108 E. Forsyth St.
(904) 356-8282

Cowford Chophouse
110 E. Bay St.

Element Bistro + Bar
335 E. Bay St.
(904) 707-0474

21 E. Adams St. #200
(904) 598-5303

Morton’s The Steakhouse
225 E. Coastline Dr.
(904) 354-4350

Ocean Street Tacos
15 N. Ocean St.
(904) 361-3297

SHOR Seafood Grill & Tavern
225 E. Coastline Dr.
(904) 588-1234

Spliff’s Gastropub
100 E Forsyth St
(904) 844-5000

Super Food and Brew
11 E. Forsyth St.
(904) 723-1180

Music & Entertainment

1904 Music Hall
19 N. Ocean St.
(904) 434-3475

The Bier Hall at Intuition
929 E. Bay St.
(904) 683-7720

Florida Theatre
128 E. Forsyth St.
(904) 355-5661

Myth Nightclub & Bar
335 E. Bay St
(904) 330-1964

113 E Bay St
(904) 374-9351

Jax River Jams After Dark: Official After Parties
Take a peak at what our local venues have in store on each Thursday night in April. Get tickets to the offical Jax River Jams after parties and keep the party going in Downtown’s entertainment district!

April 6

Electronic Thursdays Presents: Delta Heavy Live
Myth Nightclub, 333 East Bay Street






April 13

Electronic Thursdays Presents: LAYZ Live
Myth Nightclub, 333 East Bay Street 

April 20

Bonnie x Clyde at Myth Nightclub



April 27

Getting Around


Scooters are available from BIRD & LIME, and can be rented between 5 a.m. to 12 a.m. at 37 designated scooter corrals in the Central Core, Sports & Entertainment District and parts of LaVilla. For a map of locations, pricing and more, visit the Downtown Investment Authority’s website.


Downtown Jacksonville has more than 44,000 public parking spaces, which include garage parking, metered street parking and peripheral parking. While you may not always be able park directly in front of your destination, you should almost always be able to find parking within a short walk.

Tour the Elbow

AdLib Tours with Gary Sass
“Top to Bottom”

Art Bikes Jax
“Guided Tour: Art, Architecture & History”
(904) 524-6936

Go Tuk’n
“Downtown City + Drinking Experience Tour”
(904) 322-8444

Pedal Pub
“The Heart of DT Tour”
(904) 404-0114