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Mark's Prime Steakhouse

201 SE 2nd Ave Ste 102, Gainesville, FL 32601-5807
+1 352-336-0077
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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201 SE 2nd Ave Ste 102, Gainesville, FL 32601-5807
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stay far away from this place. Prime definitely doesn’t describe the quality of their meat. I you have to go there order pasta...they can’t screw that up....maybe.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 853bradl
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Mark’s has a classy but comfortable ambience. The service was friendly, professional and efficient. We ate mainly steaks and these were high quality & expertly cooked. We sat in one of the booths which created an intimate atmosphere. Overall the restaurant is well appointed with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Turnerm1966
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Marks had excellent food and great service! I ordered the scallops and they were cooked to perfection. The other three people i was with ordered steak and it looked excellent as well. We got the chocolate mousse cake for dessert and it was AMAZING!! Service...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ericahatfield
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I like a juicy, rare steak, so you could imagine my excitement when Dragonfly said the wait was gonna be 45 minutes and my wife said, "Let's go to a steakhouse." This was our 25th wedding anniversary dinner, so of course, we had a good...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank GatorGuy69
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Our corporate team will dine here at least monthly. This time I chose to make it a friends dinner with a couple of favorites of ours. As always, service was impeccable. Our server made excellent wine recommendations to start and visited the table often to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Utornillo
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Mark's Prime is the best steakhouse in Gainesville. Excellent service, superb food. You are left wanting nothing.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

The steaks at Mark’s are very good and served on hot plates - which is a nice touch. The double-baked potato is big enough to serve three and has a great cheese and bacon mixture. Swordfish was very good, as well. Desserts were exceptional. Service...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 236timothyf
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

We decided to try out Mark’s for the first time and it didn’t disappoint. If you are looking for a Ruth Chris’ type of experience with equal quality, (and corresponding prices) this is the place. Ruth Chris has always been our special occasion restaurant &...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Wizrapp
Reviewed March 13, 2018

I had dinner there recently and as was experience in the past, it did not disappoint. The filet mignon was perfectly cooked and seasoned. I always judge a great steak by whether or not I have to use a steak sauce to make it taste...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank estert234
Adam B, Director of Operations at Mark's Prime Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2018

Thank you for the review! We hope your next visit will be just as great!

Reviewed February 13, 2018

I liked everything there, the atmosphere, the menu and food and the friendly staff, however, it is pricy. So, if you have the proper budget, I would highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Haitham G
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Questions & Answers
June 20, 2016|
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Response from CLH6401 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and very cozy!
Jim C
April 30, 2016|
Response from Hostess M |
We have our steaks available on the menu grilled to your preferences. We also offer our steaks to go if that is what you were wondering about. We hope you'll come back and join us again soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 SE 2nd Ave Ste 102, Gainesville, FL 32601-5807
    (SE 1st ST)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-336-0077
  • E-mail
Marks Prime Steakhouse has a goal to create a unique dining experience that will please the palate and soothe the soul. We serve the finest beef, freshest seafood, premium wines and naturally fresh vegetables. We hope to see you soon.
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