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The Top

30 N Main St, Gainesville, FL 32601-5322
+1 352-337-1188
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
30 N Main St, Gainesville, FL 32601-5322
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Reviewed today via mobile

The wait was long. Really, really long. And it was LOUD inside. That being said it was a Friday night and people were getting their weekend started. Staff was friendly and efficient. The food was excellent. I dropped one star for the long wait (hour...More

Thank LibraryChick2
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not gonna lie. I can’t help but feel a little cheated. This restaurant really is a good place to eat in town and in the past I’ve loved ordering the pork belly udon noodles. I got the dish to go tonight and questioned the amount...More

Thank Katy N
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Top is eclectic, always incredibly full, with an extensive menu, a beautiful bar, plenty of vegetarian options, and plates that will leave you full and so, very, very happy. One of the absolute best burgers in town with enormous portion size and absolutely spectacular...More

Thank Vicky T
Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate dinner here and both if our meals were delicious. I had the free salad with blackened tuna, my daughter had the eggplant which is gluten free. I also has the homemade peach cheesecake. Everything was super yummy. Amy behind the bar was great,...More

Thank Kedge11
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Top is the place to go in Gainesville and has been for some time. I went in early August, when all the students are gone, arrived around 5:00, and still barely got seated before the crowd hit. The dim lighting is very atmospheric, and...More

Thank JSSAmber
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, you either love the top or hate the top. For me, who is a vegeterian not vegan, I am not Top's biggest fans, the atmosphere is rather dark inside, suppose to be romantic but really for me it is just somber. The food is...More

Thank Maha E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I tried to get into this place Saturday night but there was a two hour wait. We can back Sunday around 5 pm and still had to wait about 20 minutes. This place is like a throwback to the 60s. Dark, hardwood...More

Thank gschleiffer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is run like great food places should be. It is packed (for good reason) so go early or expect to wait. I was visiting my son and we had to wait for 30 minutes and went to the bar. It was the happy...More

Thank FisherNumber1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this place. The vibe, service and multiple vegan choices were amazing and we would definitely return here when we travel to Gainesville again.

Thank macevans2018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had heard good things about this restaurant and were excited about eating here. Perhaps our expectations were too high. We showed up and expected a wait, so that was not a problem. However, the service issues began once we were seated. The server disappeared...More

Thank ufalum88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 N Main St, Gainesville, FL 32601-5322
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-337-1188
  • E-mail
the TOP / prepped daily / fresh & local ingredients / see you soon
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