December 18, 2018 Occasions, Scenery

  From coordinating with your big family to prepping the food, your to-do list is probably a mile long this time of year! With a packed social calendar, it’s easy to let the craziness of the season take over. We have a few tricks up our sleeve to help keep your stress levels down and…

November 20, 2018 Occasions

Whoever came up with “sugar, spice and everything nice” certainly had winter cocktails on their mind. From spiced apples to hot chocolate, these drinks will keep you nice and warm, no matter the temperature.   Spiked Apple Cider Nothing says fall like curling up next to a fire with some hot spiked cider. To add…

October 22, 2018 Food

Fall is back, which means comfort food and cool weather is right around the corner. It’s the season for pumpkin everything, costume parties and spicy seafood linguine. Didn’t expect that last one? Then you’re definitely doing fall wrong. The crisp weather brings many dishes into the spotlight, especially seafood entrees that are often too heavy…

September 25, 2018 Food, Marker 32

Whether it’s a fabulous charcuterie board or an indulgent pasta dish, there’s simply nothing better than an assortment of cheese to bring your meal to the next level. Whether you read the menu at Marker 32 or take a look at the appetizer options at Valley Smoke, cheese is prominently featured in many of our…

August 10, 2018 Food

  Low-carb definitely doesn’t mean no-carb, but it’s always a good idea to veer toward fresh, healthy seafood, meat and produce. Although not all carbs are processed, they can have the same effect and ultimately don’t have as much flavor and freshness as seafood and veggies. Marker 32 features seasonal seafood and produce, so sticking…

July 12, 2018 Community

  Jacksonville is becoming one of the most popular vacation destinations in Florida, and local events are its best-kept secret. From the boutiques and yummy restaurants to the sandy beaches, Jacksonville and its surrounding areas has a lot to offer. Along with the beautiful scenery and amenities, our coastal town is host to many exciting…

June 16, 2018 Date night

  Whether it’s your first date or 20 years into marriage, having great dates keeps the love alive. Taking your loved one out for a good meal, especially at Marker 32, is the best way to spend time with them and enjoy each other’s company. A night out on the town gives both of you…

May 12, 2018 Food, Marker 32

  Spring is here! The weather is warming up, the sea breezes are blowing in, and seafood is all the rage again. The perks of living in Jacksonville are endless, whether that be enjoying coastal views and salty beach air all year long or getting some of the freshest seafood in the country, we’re pretty…

April 4, 2018 Food, Marker 32

When it comes to oysters, eating technique important! The last thing you want is to look like an amateur. There’s a right way and a wrong way, and we’re here to help you slurp ‘em like a pro. There’s just something so irresistible about a plump, juicy oyster and a pint of beer or glass…

March 12, 2018 Food

Since we live in Jacksonville, Florida, the main indication of changing seasons is the food. Winter comes and goes and we barely notice. When it’s warm year round, seasonal menu changes at local restaurants are a Floridian’s way of knowing the seasons have changed. Since it’s almost spring, expect a shift in menu soon. As…