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Dragonfly Sushi & Sake Co Incorporated

201 SE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5811
+1 352-371-3359
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (212 reviews)
“wontons” (10 reviews)
“volcano roll” (8 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 SE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5811
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Surf and Turf roll is hands down a life changer! Worth every penny! Tempura deep fried ice cream was incredible too. Love the Shochu Mojito! Always consistent in quality.

Thank Britneyladd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our waiter was great, really friendly and couldn’t help more with discussing the menu. We chose three different sushi’s all were absolutely amazing! Possibly the best sushi we have ever had. However the surf and turf sushi was so good we placed a second order....More

Thank Grace P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very busy restaurant during the week. At least they have a big inside/outside bar with infrared heaters in the winter, and if you don’t want to wait you can eat at the bar. They have basically the same varieties as most sushi places, nothing...More

Thank halflescher
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

A fun place to go for a vivacious time and good Japanese cuisine. The food is well prepared with pride, the service is quick and prompt, and the ambiance is festive. I always enjoyed my times their and left satisfied. Never had a bad experience...More

Thank jimbeauw2016
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The best in Gainesville. Out of town guest asked to take us out to eat and wanted Sushi. I was not a big fan. We went and to my surprise, I enjoyed every bite. They said it was great and they eat it a lot....More

Thank jimmccauley123
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Located in the heart of downtown. Both indoor and outdoor dining are excellent with professional server. It was great time with family.

Thank ReviewGuy411
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I was born and raised in Hawaii and my adoptive mother was half Japanese. Suffice to say that I grew up in a large Asian influenced culture. Dragonfly is very unique. They offer traditional sushi, nigiri style. But their speciality rolls are very impressive. A...More

Thank Baron2772
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Perfectly fresh ingredients coupled with friendly and prompt service makes this place #1 for sushi. We were celebrating a birthday and the extra attention and special dessert were a nice touch.

Thank Travelspirit
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The menu is very diverse for almost any taste (spicy or not, raw or not, traditional or not, meat/fish or vegetarian), and for those who just want sushi, sashimi, or nigiri, there are various options to chose from, including (my choice) the Tonbo Special, consisting...More

Thank JMinNC
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This place has some original menu items and the execution is pretty great. I'd recommend Dragonfly for sure.

Thank casualdiner90
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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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