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Great Outdoors Restaurant

65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
+1 386-454-1288
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Birthday dinner with 8 other friends was horrible, drinks where about 15-20 min turn around all night and the food was over cooked when it finally got there and was in no mood to return it and wait even longer then at the end of...More

1  Thank Brett P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love to go to Great Outdoors after I've been tubing down the Ichetucknee, or after we've been to an art festival, or after a day outside with kids. The outside area is really pretty and feels like a vacation. There are often bands at...More

Thank lenalewis100
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The only word to describe this place is magnificent!! Food, service and ambiance is wonderful! If you think lunch is great, stay for dinner!

Thank nancywozniak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on Sunday mid-afternoon. The food was great. Large portion. A little on $$ side The steak was seasoned just right. I was impressed that all food was lightly seasoned. I usually have problem with food being over salted. Also ordered pasta with shrimp...More

Thank 152ginaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the location and the chill atmosphere of this restaurant, but our last two trips were super disappointing. On the first, they had a crappy band and families with kids roaming around as we tried to eat. One family allowed their preteen daughter to...More

Thank rodentplease
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very comfortable atmosphere with excellent food. It is in the center of town so not only can you meet your friend for lunch you can enjoy an afternoon of shopping. Then, return to the Great Outdoors for Restaurant for dessert.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really love coming here. We try and come every chance we get. The atmosphere is awesome. We really love the steaks and the salads. I do recommend making reservations in advance if coming. I have seen it get crowded but it’s worth it.

Thank Monroe1971
Reviewed 13 June 2018

This restaurant has excellent food, great for a date or a casual get together. The food menu ranges from sandwiches or burgers to pasta dishes and main entrees. Talented chef using just the right spices. I had a pasta shrimp alfredo with asparagus in it,...More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Food wasn’t very good and the smokers they allow to sit and smoke in the outdoor seating area completely ruined the meal. And the manager was very rude when we asked to be moved inside. Oh, and the band was terrible.

Thank James B
Reviewed 23 May 2018

If you are in High Springs and want one of the best burgers in town, then go to Great Outdoors Restaurant. The burgers and think, very juicy, and are just good! We found our server, Andrew, very efficient. As my wife is allergic to conch,...More

Thank Billy E
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suzyqtwo
19 April 2017|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are. They even give them a bowl of water. Restaurant suggested making a reservation to guarantee a table so you don't have to wait too long. Enjoy your visit and take a picture for Trip Advisor. Sue S.
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letaville
19 April 2017|
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Response from Edward S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for getting back so late not sure on the time you better get reservations if you want to sit outside it's worth it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  High Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 386-454-1288
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Description
Welcome to the award winning Great Outdoors Restaurant! We hope you enjoy your dining experience here. Our menu is carefully planned and lovingly prepared. Our Executive Chef is on the premises at all times carefully overseeing every detail of food preparation to personally ensure that everything is prepared fresh in the kitchen. Our steaks are hand cut and our sauces and desserts are homemade. Enjoy our fresh entree salads, homemade soups and a variety of delicious appetizers. We want you to have the perfect guest experience! Our services staff are professionally trained to ensure that every guest has the best dining experience possible.
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