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Northwest Grille

5115 NW 39th Ave., Gainesville, FL 32606-5943
+1 352-376-0500
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (33 reviews)
“shrimp” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5115 NW 39th Ave., Gainesville, FL 32606-5943
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a disastrous attempt at visiting Wahoo's we tried NWG for the first time. The place was packed but we're were told 25 min wait,which was good with us after sitting at Wahoo's for an hour and fifteen minutes. We had excellent service and and...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My mother and I had lunch here today during our mother/daughter day. I cannot speak highly enough about the entire experience. We were greeted promptly at the door, seated immediately. Our server Cora greeted us quickly and gave EXCELLENT service! Having had a small breakfast...More

Thank Tiffany E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were seated within 20 minutes on a Sunday afternoon but waited 40+ minutes for our food. Northwest also has a seafood store in Gainesville and I have been told their seafood is excellent. They specialize in seafood but the crab cakes I received were...More

Thank Sheila C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in on a rainy day for a delicious lunch and I was not disappointed. The crab fondue was amazing - lovely brown bread - and best mussels appetizer as main course I've had ever. Perfect! Wish I lived closer as I'd come in...More

1  Thank Mohana R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us were in Gainesville area for a 3-day business training session. Thirty of us descended on Northwest Grille for dinner on June, 6, 2017. I was truly impressed with the wait staff. That was not an easy job, but they performed very...More

1  Thank cindi05112016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here in a lark...wow! No wait, and the BMary Bar was to die for!!! Really good but the best was to come...with perfect execution of a classic quiche---so smooth and delicious, And I had a open face egg sandwich that stole the show...thick...More

1  Thank hefflane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with local friends who go there frequently. We had excellent meals - scallops & oysters; grouper; Thai shrimp and Thai Chicken. All served with nice portions and sides. Wine by the glass was a real glass. Our server was excellent and very friendly. It's...More

1  Thank Jerry J
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

OH- MY- GOD!!!!!! I went to this restaurant on a job outing with my tattoo shop and the food was absolutely to die for!!!! Reminded me of 5th Avenue seafood 5 star restaurants in NYC. Definitely try the fried mushrooms, gator bites and the combos....More

1  Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We were in Gainesville for 6 days and ate here twice, would have visited more but didn't try it until later in the week. The food was great both nights and the staff was awesome. If you are ever in the Gainesville area, try it...More

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Steak & shrimp with 2 sides $13.99 Not only was the food good but the service was great as well. Kudos to Jay behind the bar. I will be back soon and I'm bringing more people with me

1  Thank cmarcgator
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5115 NW 39th Ave., Gainesville, FL 32606-5943
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-376-0500
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