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Dragonfly Sushi & Sake Co Incorporated

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201 SE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5811 (SE 1st St.)
+1 352-371-3359
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:30
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you are in Gainesville and like sushi: this is the place to go! I often go during the week for Happy Hour: they have dumplings and sushi rolls for less. I always enjoy the warm spinach salad with macadamia nuts. The atmosphere is great: I never get tired of this restaurant. Great people to look at and very friendly... More 

Thank Buchler D
Gainesville, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great selection/menu, from sushi to set menu. If we go from work for a group lunch, several of us order a couple rolls and split them - or some get the set meal, individually. Beautiful, urban design inside. Always a treat!

Thank Gvillehrt
Gainesville, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Looked it up on line. Looked good. Was told by server that platter I ordered did not include miso soup or salad but he would give me soup. According to online menu it did. Salad was good, wifes meal was good. One piece of nigiri I ordered was the skin of the fish, and impossible to even chew.

Thank ChuckB32605
Gainesville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Long-time king of downtown sushi has evolved over time, branching out to include more entrees, more novel sushi creations, more craft cocktails and more unique flavors. Kind of expensive, great place to bring your parents or a business dinner

Thank Andy H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We took our son to Dragonfly to celebrate his birthday. The food, service and atmosphere were excellent. They have a lot more than sushi, so this is a great choice even if your group doesn't include sushi eaters. This was the perfect place for a celebration. The restaurant let us bring in a birthday cake which made a wonderful end... More 

Thank Paul R
Weston, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Wasn't expecting this level of sushi in Gainesville but was overwhelmed at how good it was. Had the black n' blue roll, tuna flat bread, and the bomb. All were outstanding! The ambiance is upscale and service was fantastic. We will be back!

Thank Batt2
Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Was in town on business in Gainesville and co-workers wanted Sushi. Since this was my first time I was a little nervous. Started with pork dumplings. They were amazing so we ordered another batch. I can't remember what sushi was ordered but we ordered two and split it between us. We couldn't finish everything because we were so full but... More 

Thank NCTraveler1999
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I am not a try sushi fan however my daughter is.I was happy to being her and have to say that the freshness and flavors were spectacular. Very good service, although not absolutely as special the meal. Highly recommended.

Thank marshall g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Some of the sushi seems like bizarre combinations of ingredients on the menu, but they are all incredible. If it wasn't so pricey, I'd go all the time. Great for a nice treat!

Thank Kate G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The sushi and noodles were delicious, the service was great but the best part was the green tea tiramisu. Huge surprise!! It was amazing

Thank Emily V

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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
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 SE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5811
    (SE 1st St.)
  • Public Transportation: Centered in the heart of downtown Gainesville, multiple public bus routes drop you off at Dragonfly's doorstep. All local hotel shuttles also make downtown Gainesville a frequent stop. Check with your concierge for special Dragonfly VIP offers.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-371-3359

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