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Embers Wood Grill

3545 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
+1 352-380-0901
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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17:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Steakhouse, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3545 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Embers Wood Grill was a great place for dinner. We felt a bit underdressed but not because the hostess or waiter said anything. They were most accommodating and helpful with the menu and service. Food was amazing and portions were more than enough. The bread...More

Thank mrsw9542017
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We've only been here twice, but both times the service was excellent (very attentive, polite, and informed servers), the food was perfectly cooked and seasoned to order, and prices, while not inexpensive, were reasonable for the quality of food and service. The menu has a...More

Thank JMinNC
Reviewed 1 October 2016

In town to conduct training at the university. A few of us went out. The ambience was very tranquil. Food was amazing. Choice of three breads prior to dinner was a nice option and delicious. Filet was cooked to perfection pair with the lobster mashed...More

Thank burtontps
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Ember's is a really nice establishment with white tablecloths and excellent service, a large wine selection, and a nice ambiance. I saw few if any people on a cell phone there. Great fish and steak options, the filet is outstanding and the shelled crab is...More

Thank joe s
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Went here for our 10th anniversary. Food and service was some of the best I have ever experienced. Very extensive wine list.

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Love the food but bathroom should be cleaner and menu should not be put on plates and silver--let us pay more attention to sanitation.

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Starting the evening with hostess Caitlin and Jacob as a server, was just the beginning of great things to come. Food was amazing, cooked to perfection and just the right seasoning. Atmosphere A+. No rush, no chasing servers and very knowledgeable staff. Could not ask...More

Thank jquijada
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Excellent dinner and service. The restaurant is one of several great places for special dinners. Prices are a little high. i

Thank Alex19652
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Ember's is by far the best steakhouse in Gainesville. The steaks are always grilled to perfection and the sides are excellent - try the truffle Mac and Cheese and you will not be disappointed. Unless you don't like truffles. Or mac and cheese.

Thank GabeHam
Reviewed 12 September 2016

For the price you pay here it should be the top of quality food and service. Didn't feel like it to me. Felt like they were trying to be gourmet but just didn't have it. Caesar salad was whole leaf with dressing drizzled on it...More

Thank NatureLover1970
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Laurie G
12 April 2017|
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Response from LarryJupiter | Reviewed this property |
Yes each entrée comes with one side. The lobster mashed potatoes were excellent!
24 February 2017|
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Response from Lorraine J | Reviewed this property |
You can wear Jeans and nice shirt but most people are dressed in regular pants and nice shirts.
Robert V
14 January 2017|
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Response from MarneyGtrRN | Reviewed this property |
Two side dishes. The portions were generous. We are big eaters and didn’t leave hungry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
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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