Plans For Iguana On Park Restaurant In Avondale Move Forward

Jacksonville restaurateur Al Mansur is moving ahead with his new Iguana on Park restaurant in South Avondale by applying for plan review to convert the building at an estimated $200,000.

Costs could change before the city issues the permit.

Eastern Shores Construction Inc. of Atlantic Beach is listed as the contractor of the project, at 3638 Park St. Julianne Overby LLC of Jacksonville Beach is the architect.

The scope of the work is renovating the existing building, which previously was used by South Kitchen & Spirits, to include exterior and interior finishes. Mansur bought the building in November.

The build-out space is 7,614 square feet, comprising 6,358 square feet of interior space and 1,256 square feet of covered patio space.

Plans show interior dining, private dining, patio dining and a bar along with the kitchen and prep space.