Taste of Jensen Returns to Downtown
The “Taste of Jensen”, a 21-year Jensen Beach holiday tradition, will be held Tuesday, December 11 in downtown Jensen Beach. Event hours are 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM.
Tickets can be purchased at Seacoast Bank (Jensen Beach Blvd. Branch), the Jensen Beach Chamber of Commerce, and Jan’s Place Restaurant. Tickets are $35 and are also available online at http://www.jensenbeach.biz
Taste patrons will get the opportunity to taste and sample food and beverages from 20 of the finest eateries and lounges in Jensen Beach as well as be entertained with live music by The String Assassins, James Graham Steel Pan Music, and Dawn Marie & Rick.
Each year participating restaurants compete for awards including People’s Choice, Best Presentation, Best Featured Entrée, Best Appetizer, Best Dessert, and Best Beverage.
New England Fish Market & Restaurant was awarded the 2017 People's Choice Award by serving the restaurants’ famous Stuffed Shrimp. New England Fish Market & Restaurant previously won the prestigious award in 1997.
Johnny’s Half Shell, a new Jensen Beach restaurant, and The Goose Pub a new downtown Jensen Beach lounge will be participating in this year’s event. Restaurant favorites returning to date include: 11 Maple Street Restaurant, Bunkhouse Coffee Bar, Castaways Gastropub, Crawdaddy’s N’awlins Grill and Bar, Dolphin Bar & Shrimp House, Drift Kitchen & Bar, Jan’s Place Restaurant, Kyle G’s Prime Seafood & Steak, Lures Riverfront Restaurant, Mary’s Gourmet Kitchen, Mulligan’s Beach House Bar & Grill, New England Fish Market & Restaurant, Peter’s Steakhouse, Pineapple Jack’s Bistro, The Magic Oyster Bar & Seafood Grill, and Jersey Mike’s Subs.