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Great Outdoors Restaurant

65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
+1 386-454-1288
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
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1 - 10 of 688 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let's start with the positives. The building is a beautiful renovated Historic Opera House. Our server Reagan was pleasant and attentive. My wife ordered the appetizer Fried green tomatoes with Gouda grits. The best fried green tomatoes ever! Light and not greasy. OK now the...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, good service, nice ambiance. Zucchini spaghetti for the gluten free and yummy Mac and cheese for the gluten lovers. Burgers, sandwiches, delicious salads and a good selection of drinks makes this a good choice for the hungry traveler.

Thank Ana A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best it's ever been. Current owners and management have made this place an excellent dining destination. They now have entertainment in their outside dining area.

Thank hawkmom74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our evening with Melissa and Courtney as our Bartenders!! They were awesome!! We were educated on the history of Edgar and Naked Ed! They made sure we had a great time on a cold night!! Our service was outstanding!! Definitely coming back when they...More

Thank teresan30
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Aaron very attentive. Conch fritters and clam chowder soup very good. Good selection of burgers. Service very good. Cozy restaurant

Thank Teri C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

During the summer months it can be very hard to get a table, especially outside. The menu is pricey but the restaurant is decorated nicely. The live music is fun to listen to. We enjoy half of wing night.

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My granddaughter wanted to celebrate her birthday at Great Outdoors Restaurant in High Springs. She and her mother were in Alachua for volleyball tryouts and on the way home her Mama asked if she wanted to stop at the Great Outdoors. Of course she did!...More

Thank LadyG8r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this a really good place to eat with good service.i have been there with a group and as a couple. they also have live music. very nice.

Thank lindan677
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sunday afternoon on the patio is a great way to enjoy the wonderful food at this restaurant. Cheesy grits, fried tomatoes and great salads along with an expansive menu. Helpful and friendly staff, nice ambiance. Enjoy!

Thank Laurel G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here twice before. The first time was excellent, but the second time for a special occasion was very disappointing. We decided to give it another chance, and we were very glad that we did! Everything from the hostess, to the waitress, to...More

Thank sherimalb
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Questions & Answers
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.
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
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, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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
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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