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Nav-A-Gator Grill

9700 SW Riverview Cir, Arcadia, FL 34269-6537
+1 941-625-4407
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“gator bites” (8 reviews)
“fish sandwich” (12 reviews)
“redfish” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
9700 SW Riverview Cir, Arcadia, FL 34269-6537
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have driven past the sign for years and never turned the corner. Boy, are we sorry we have been missing this place! We sat at the bar and had lunch. Ashley was our bartender and server-she is the best-friendly, knowledgeable and quick! We shared...More

Thank valnal3
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of those hole-in-the-wall places that surprises. The Maryland style crab cakes are as advertised. The gator bites are great. The home made potato chips are great. Ashley is a super waitress. And the air boat ride was great too. Friendly folks and...More

Thank George R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My stepmom recommended this place when we were driving home from the beach one day on vacation. I had been craving a grouper sandwich and she said they had best grouper! The place's interior is pretty cool! My kids totally dug the giant alligator hanging...More

1  Thank Helene G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are near Lake Suzy or Port Charlotte you have to stop at this unique experience . Owners Dennis and Nancy are usually on site and everyone is greeted warmly when they arrive. We enjoyed a cold-cold pitcher of beer and homemade chips. The...More

Thank farmallpig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Airboat ride then lunch! Captain grew up on the Peace river, knew it well and was very proud, I like that. Stunning scenery and no bugs! Could have stayed back there forever. The grill part is a "shackish" type place, totally what we look for!...More

Thank bryanine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The swamps in July are not the best time to see alligators. The water and the heat are increased due to the high heat and rainy season so we caught a glimpse of a small gator but that's just how it is. Their were plenty...More

Thank Stephanie Y
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Late review but important to note. I visited this place in April of 2015 with my elder parents and black husband - I am white and our children are mixed, not that any of this should matter. However, when you are treated the way we...More

1  Thank lonigirl100
Reviewed 7 June 2017

From the moment we walked in, we were greeted with a horrendous smell. I think the stench has to be coming from sewage. This used to be a fun place but now, it has become run down. They have skimpy, over-priced food portions. I can't...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This place is a hoot! We didn't eat there but the food looked delicious! Very, very casual. Bring your own chair if you want, sit in the sand! Good music! Good drinks! Fun people!

Thank Barb L
Reviewed 21 April 2017

What a great dining experience. Very good food, though a bit pricey, but well worth it. You can arrive either by land or water. Very Olde Florida setting which I think is tops. A must see place to visit and dine. Not very far from...More

Thank Keith J
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Ed T
27 January 2017|
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Response from Boesmans | Reviewed this property |
For a 3 year old kid, the first 5 min. will be great, but then it will be boring.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9700 SW Riverview Cir, Arcadia, FL 34269-6537
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Arcadia
  • Phone Number: +1 941-625-4407
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