100 things to do in Jacksonville before you die #19: Eat a Camel Rider at The Sheik

We are honored that Folio Weekly Magazine recently named eating a Camel Rider at The Sheik one of the "100 things to do in Jacksonville before you die." How cool is that? Thank you, Folio! From the magazine: "#18 Eat a Camel Rider, the quintessential Jacksonville sandwich, as recognized by no less an authority than The New York Times. It’s a pita pocket, usually stuffed with cold cuts and cheese and drizzled with Italian dressing. For the ultimate Camel Rider experience, you...

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The Sheik Sandwiches opens 8th location and first franchise in Green Cove Springs, Florida

the sheik green cove springs opening

The Sheik restaurant chain plans locations across Florida The Sheik Sandwiches announced today the opening of a franchise location in Green Cove Springs, Florida. The restaurant is the 8th for the Jacksonville-based fast casual chain and the first of many franchises it hopes to open across the state in the next year. Founded in 1974, The Sheik is known for hearty breakfast platters and signature pitas and sandwiches -- with the most popular being the “Steak in a Sack” and...

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