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Embers Wood Grill

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3545 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
+1 352-380-0901
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17:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Gainesville, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great value for quality dining. I have never experienced a dish that I did not enjoy. Service is top notch. If any area lacking it would be in the desert selection I feel it could be larger.

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Thank kmu829
Gainesville, Florida
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Dinner at Embers. A little on the pricey side. We started with Fois Gras. Delicious. We also had salads and steaks. As might be expected the steaks were stellar. The salads were fresh with colorful ingredients. The crowd is old and the atmosphere is not that great. The music is old people style. However, no complaints about the quality of... More 

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Barbados
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hubby and I spent a week here and explored many steakhouses. This is #1. The ambience, the servers, the food, all go towards top grade. It's expensive but worth it. The 20 oz bone-in ribeye is $48 and yes it includes two sides, but still ..... do you want a high quality steak experience? Then this is it.

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Thank JudymD
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been twice and both times were impressed by the food, staff, and general ambiance. I personally recommend whatever cut of beef you're feeling in the mood for, while my wife is vegetarian and still had a great time. There is a grilled veggie stack (actually vegan!) that was pretty good. Additionally, there are some great... More 

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Thank Costin A
Boca Raton, Florida
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere was lovely, we could actually talk to each other & not be drowned out by a neighboring table. Our waiter was extremely helpful & right on top of things. Coming from South Florida, we found the the food fine, nothing extraordinary, and prices a bit high.

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Thank KathyF3
Orlando, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was wonderful, the service was perfect, the atmosphere was everything we had hoped for ....... but the prices were so hiked up for graduation weekend it was ridiculous. We were very caught off guard to find the same menu item jacked up $12-14 per entree just because it was graduation weekend. We had not been told the menu... More 

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Thank Lesha M
Coral Springs, Florida, United States
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was perfect. Just drove all the way from NOLA to Gainesville and wanted/needed a really good dinner; no chain restaurant. Found this gem. Super, creative menu and delicious cuisine. Top notch steakhouse, however my wife and I weren't in the mood for steak. No problem, wonderful other choices. We left very happy and satisfied.

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Thank Jess F
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food and excellent attention. They open for lunch only in special occasions. The waiter was very nice.

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Thank Angela G
Gainesville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate at Embers for the second time recently about three weeks ago. There were three of us for dinner. My immediately previous visit, we were a table of 8. On both occasions I age quite well as did all of my dining companions. First, it is in a strip-mall type location. That is typical of Gainesville. We are a... More 

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Thank Pedro M
Leesburg, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great special occasion restaurant or a place to go when you just want to sit back. relax and enjoy a very good meal. The wine list is extensive so there is no problem finding an appropriate compliment to the food. The crab bisque is one of their signature dishes and well worth that designation. It was full of very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?