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The Garlic

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556 E 3rd Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169-3132
+1 386-424-6660
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16:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Springfield, Illinois
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great food and service. They don't take reservations unless you have 10 or more so be ready for a wait but it's worth it. Everything is great. We have been there several times. Steams mussels are the best I have ever had

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our dinner at The Garlic. It was recommended by our hotel concierge and this time she was right on point. Food was delicious and Service and Atmosphere were Excellent. We will certainly return the next time we are in the area

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DeLand, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Amazing food. We had the chicken alfredo and the chicken Parmesan. We have been longing to go back since September!

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From start to finish....staff to food....doesn't get any better! Had delicious wine, caprese for appetizer, ceasar's salad, chilean sea bass all made to perfection!!

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Kenton, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A great place for either dinner or just drinks ..lovely atmosphere and a grata bar and staff. Sit either inside or in the open air .

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Thank Angie D
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The waiter said they had great steaks. Maybe that was a clue. The "snapper" was dried out and the pasta dish was beyond terrible. So maybe learn how to buy and cook seafood?! We won't be back to check for any progress.

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Thank Mark S
Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Yes this is a busy place, even in the early evening. We arrived just before5 pm. We were seated immediately with choice of inside outside or Blue bar. Service was prompt and unobtrusive. We ordered from their early bird menu which was very reasonable and included choice of soup or salad, beverage including a glass of beer or wine,choice of... More 

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Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

No reservation but we have it a shot and entered around 7p. We hung out in the bar outside and had a couple glasses of champagne and a pint of Guinness (quality - meh). The place is full of wall hangings and other items that make for interesting surroundings. Lots to look at. We're seated within an hour which was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As you walk close to the entrance the aroma of garlic hits you, and it smells good. Ordered the 42oz Ribeye cooked to perfection. A fantastic ambience and the staff very accommodating. If you are ever in the area looking for great food I would recommend The Garlic without a doubt..

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely amazing. Staff was incredibly over the top accommodating and friendly. We had a party of 89!!!!! And the service rocked!!!! The food was just as awesome. Yum. Bon appetit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 45
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 556 E 3rd Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169-3132
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  New Smyrna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 386-424-6660
Description
We invite you to enjoy an authentic taste of the Tuscan countryside. Walk down a vine covered arbor, surrounded by a walled Olde World fireplace and enter a garden lush with lit trees and flowering greenery. The garlic offers one of the most beautiful settings for a delightful and memorable dining experience. We offer great food, live music, fine wine, Italian beer, and perfect martinis. Come experience the garlic for yourself.

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