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Gator's Dockside Bay Meadows

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
8650 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256-7424
+1 904-448-0500
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
7 Jan 2018
“Good sports bar food”
4 Oct 2017
“Disappointed there weren't more seafood options.”
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American, Bar
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8650 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256-7424
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We went for my niece's birthday and had about 10 people. The service was good and they accommodated us nicely. I ordered pineapple barbecue shrimp which was served on a bed of cooked spinach. It was very good. Others in my party ordered a variety...More

Thank lizardtiff
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Don't be fooled by the strip center location, the restaurant is very big... great wait service and good food... every night they have a special event, like Texas hold-up nights or Karaoke...fun atmosphere

Thank mlesser1
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Unusually cold weather and they seated us near the door. Big mistake - we moved. The drinks were cold, the food was cold and the whole room was cold. People were wearing woolly hats and heavy coats. Management didn't notice. We left quickly. Food was...More

Thank Clogtowner
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Nice sports bar with friendly service. "Jimbo" the bartender was great. Food was good, but for a place called Gator's Dockside, I was hoping for more seafood options. No craft beers either.

Thank FactsFreak
Reviewed 2 October 2017

went for drinks during the Collage games but also got wings and spinach dip, which was wonderful and now they offer it with either chips or pita points, which I suggest,,only one bartender so you did have to wait a few minutes on a drink,...More

Thank Rhorhofun
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Best wings in town. Tons of TVs to watch what you want and excellent happy hour specials. Great casual place

Thank Lloyd M
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We started with the happy hour 2 for 1. They put it into one glass but you don't know it until you get the check, when you thought you were just ordering your second and we're billed twice. And it's really only 1 1/4 drink....More

Thank funithesun
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We went for dinner, The wings were very good, ordered a appetizer the the cheese and bacon ranch fries. They were great but there was barely enough on the plate for one person let alone 3. The price for that little bit of fries was...More

Thank blt2100
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Very nice, service had to be ask for a couple of times and they were not busy. The food is well prepared and hot. Large menu to choose from and also a beverage bar. TV's everywhere

Thank cliff494
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Food was so very average and generic, atmosphere is very dry and generic, nicr service from a nice young man but will never never return to a Gators Dockside. We ordered nachos they came with shredded ice burg and canned beans...awful.

Thank natureismychurch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8650 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256-7424
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-448-0500
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