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Embers Wood Grill

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3545 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
+1 352-380-0901
17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Embers is a fantastic place. Very nice ambiance with exceptional food. I had the stuffed chicken with sweet potato purée. My husband had the filet. Embers is known for their steak. However the seafood and appetizers are all fantastic. They are pretty busy most evenings. I would recommend a reservation, but it's not necessary. Also, the portions are of good... More 

Thank Dady S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful meal wonderful service! My first st visit here and I cannot say enough about this restaurant. It is pissibly one of the best meals I have had in Gainesville. The atmospheres lended itself to a nice conversation- which is hard to find these days.

Thank Lisa P
Gainesville, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Service, meal and wine were all good! Small patio for eating outdoors is very nice, though could be noisy from passing traffic.

Thank EALGator
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Primarily a steak restaurant the menu offered portions from 6-12oz to meet all appetites. I had a delicious cup of chowder to start. My steak was cooked to perfection. Two side dishes came with each main course. Plenty of food without looking at the dessert menu.

Thank JimS48
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this great spot on a Monday night. Amazing menu and food was great! It is a more casual atmosphere and is in a bar. Check it out! You won't be disappointed!

Thank Billy P
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best steak I have had in years! Desserts are worth the calories! Excellent knowledgeable wait staff too!

Thank Eric C
Gainesville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner at Embers Wood Grill for the first time. The decor is elegant, but not intimidating. Service was great. I had steak, while my wife had a pork chop. Both were excellent, prepared just the way we ordered. Sides were good. We shared a chocolate tort dessert and wine. Great evening. We will be back!

Thank Dennis B
Newfoundland, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a farewell meal ending a visit with our son. Our meal was excellent. Our waiter whose name I believe was Joshua was wonderful, attentive and accommodating . I did not find the restaurant loud. I would definitely recommend this establishment and return .

Thank Carolyn G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went here for a date night and the food was good but not for the price. Plenty of places in town that has good food for a decent price.

Thank Jeremy L
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I found ourselves unexpectedly in Gainesville for a night and happened upon Embers Wood Grill based upon several reviews on various websites. What a pleasant surprise! Our table wasn't quite ready which was good as it gave us a chance to enjoyed their outdoor patio. Had it been warmer, outside would have been a great place to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Steakhouse, Grill
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3545 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-380-0901

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?