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Great Outdoors Restaurant

65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
+1 386-454-1288
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (79 reviews)
“chicken oscar” (11 reviews)
“berry salad” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
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1 - 10 of 653 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Their bio says gluten free options, but their server was so completely uninformed about gluten-free options we left without ordering. If a restaurant wants to claim they can accommodate people with Celiac, they have to provide training for their staff. Our party of 5 included...More

Thank Brito_34
Reviewed 4 days ago

Really hungry after a day at springs. Loved their Blue Cheese and Balsmic chips. hamburger was very good.

Thank Kelli A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Henry was a great waiter but perhaps had too many diners to serve. The veggie burger was pedestrian; goat cheese "saved" it. The cocktails were great: vodka served ice cold, Duke's dark ale, and house cabernet. The 8oz Filet was perfectly rare and the Oscar...More

Thank Di K
Reviewed 5 days ago

We eat here when returning home from a day on the river or visiting one of the many surrounding springs. Food is always great. I enjoy their hamburgers the most! Nice outdoor patio area. Friendly staff. Can get very busy at times so make a...More

Thank Jane O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Outdoors has some pretty good American and southern food. It also has a very nice outside area for drinking, dining and listening to live music, but it may take a while to get a table outside when the weather is nice outside. My friends...More

Thank tufgator
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had 8 oz filet with the crab Oscar topping. Steak was tender delicious and prepared perfectly rare. Grey Goose extra dry also perfect. The place filled up about 30 minutes after we arrived causing our server to be a bit overwhelmed. Still highly recommend.

Thank HHH_Punta_Gorda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Great Outdoors is a great place to celebrate, enjoy friends, make new ones. They offer everything from quite booths to larger tables, an outside area with live music and absolutely lovely food. A bar is also available for any that partake. I have spent...More

Thank EllisFlorida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While I usually complain about places which try to cover a broad range of menu items and experiences because they usually do not excel at any of them, I have to say that in the case of the Great Outdoors Restaurant they do a very...More

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a date night and had a great time. Our server was very attentive and the food was delicious. The chocolate cake was out of this world and I was very pleased with the price. I will be back.

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the ultimate BLT but my husband makes it much better. It was just a simple sandwich with very little bacon, not nearly what one would expect from an "ultimate" blt. 🤥

Thank Mell R
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suzyqtwo
19 April 2017|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are. They even give them a bowl of water. Restaurant suggested making a reservation to guarantee a table so you don't have to wait too long. Enjoy your visit and take a picture for Trip Advisor. Sue S.
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letaville
18 April 2017|
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Response from Edward S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for getting back so late not sure on the time you better get reservations if you want to sit outside it's worth it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  High Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 386-454-1288
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to the award winning Great Outdoors Restaurant! We hope you enjoy your dining experience here. Our menu is carefully planned and lovingly prepared. Our Executive Chef is on the premises at all times carefully overseeing every detail of food preparation to personally ensure that everything is prepared fresh in the kitchen. Our steaks are hand cut and our sauces and desserts are homemade. Enjoy our fresh entree salads, homemade soups and a variety of delicious appetizers. We want you to have the perfect guest experience! Our services staff are professionally trained to ensure that every guest has the best dining experience possible.
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