34. East San Marco

Site work is underway for the development of a new Publix anchored shopping center at the intersection of Atlantic Boulevard and Hendricks Avenue. The 62,000 square foot East San Marco project will include a two level 39,000 square foot Publix supermarket and space for two restaurants and additional retail shops. The project is anticipated to be completed in early 2023.

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35. 1939 Hendricks Avenue

Harbert Realty of Birmingham, AL plans retrofit 1939 Hendricks Avenue into a two to three tenant professional office building. The building was formerly occupied by a gay men’s bathhouse called Club Jacksonville. The office project is anticipated to cost $3 million.

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36. San Marco Union Hall

Ashco, Inc. is in the process of redeveloping buildings formerly owned by the Sheet Metal Workers Local 435 Land Company, Inc. into a project called Union Hall. Located at 1435 Naldo Avenue, the project involves the adaptive reuse of existing buildings into potential restaurant space.

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37. Tepeyolot Cerveceria

Luis Melgarejo is in the process of opening an Aztec-inspired themed craft brewery called Tepeyolot Cerveceria in San Marco. Tepeyolot will lease the entire 5,407-square foot building at 2136 Kings Avenue from owner TC Jax Holdings. It will be a brewpub with seating for 199, and Melgarejo plans to focus as much on the food as the drinks. The menu will feature Mexican light fare including tacos, sweet tamales, Mexican street corn, churros, and chips and salsa.

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38. The Bearded Pig BBQ

The Bearded Pig BBQ restaurant at 1224 Kings Avenue recently announced its intentions to construct and relocate to a larger space at 1808 Kings Avenue. Land clearing and site work efforts are now underway for the restaurant. The Bearded Pig anticipates retaining the existing location for a future project. In addition, the new 125-seat location will include nearly 50 off-street parking spaces and an outdoor area for family-friendly activities.

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39. The Exchange

Chance Partners LLC is in the process of building The Exchange near Kings Avenue and Atlantic Boulevard. The four-story, 196-unit luxury apartment complex is expected to open in spring 2021.

40. The Barlow

Chance Partners LLC is in the process of building The Barlow near Kings Avenue and Atlantic Boulevard.The four level, 290-unit luxury apartment complex is expected to open in summer 2021.

41. The Spice & Tea Exchange

Specializing in spices, teas and gifts, The Spice & Tea Exchange will be opening soon at 1960 San Marco Boulevard.

42. Beach Diner

The reconstruction of Beach Diner at 1965 San Marco Boulevard continues after being destroyed by a late 2019 fire.

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43. Surface Prep Supply

Specializing in Sandblasting equipment supplies, abrasives, coating supplies, paint, floor supplies, athletic field supplies, filtration media and equipment rentals and repair, Surface Prep Supply plans to open a location at 2619 Philips Highway.