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Embers Wood Grill

3545 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2775
+1 352-380-0901
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3545 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2775
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten at Embers several times. The food is ok and so is the service. Have also eaten at Sparks next door, which I prefer as we don't care for big heavy meals all the time. Most interesting is Embers claim that the owner...More

Thank djdyal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had my sisters rehearsal dinner here. Cocktail hour first and then dinner for 30... they did a wonderful job. It's a beautiful setting. The staff was great. And the food was fabulous!!! Nuff said

Thank Jen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was first class service food drinks Gainesville.’s finest restaurant. Make reservations for your special occasions you will not be disappointed

Thank Betsy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't let the "strip mall"-looking outside appearance or weird location fool you--this restaurant is great! Excellent food, varied menu, good service, nice quiet setting, and reasonable prices for drinks and food. Highly recommend!

Thank Linda J
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food, service and atmosphere. The waiter was attentive but not overbearing. The presentation was very nice as well. I would highly recommend Embers when you want a nice dinner but make reservations.

Thank Pam T
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I looked this restaurant up on a whim. we needed to stop. We had been driving to long. I looked up restaurants and Embers had great ratings. The food was delicious from Appetizer to Dessert. The Wine list and Port's are fanatics. We had a...More

Thank Meredith V
Reviewed 22 January 2018

When you enter you are struck by the attractiveness of the space. And there is an outdoor seating area which looks inviting when the weather is warmer. As for the food, the menu is extensive - something for everyone. Steak of all sorts, of corse,...More

Thank Robert V
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I took my wife for her birthday. We both had steaks of different varieties and side dishes. The lobster Mashed potatoes and the Mac and cheese were the best. The side of zucchini and squash was ok - but was presented as one giant cut...More

Thank Matt E
Reviewed 21 January 2018

After a long day of traveling, I wanted my dinner to be perfect....and so it was at Embers. The service was spot on, attentive and very informative on the menu. The blackened grouper with asparagus and crab bisque soup was delicious. I look forward to...More

Thank Jules_G0115
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

My sister and her friend suggested that we meet at Embers when we were in town for a family event. We did not regret that choice! Finding the entrance was interesting but we managed. We were delighted with our server and food selections. Two of...More

Thank Mary Anne H
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Laurie G
13 April 2017|
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Response from LarryJupiter | Reviewed this property |
Yes each entrée comes with one side. The lobster mashed potatoes were excellent!
25 February 2017|
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Response from Lorraine J | Reviewed this property |
You can wear Jeans and nice shirt but most people are dressed in regular pants and nice shirts.
Robert V
14 January 2017|
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Response from MarneyGtrRN | Reviewed this property |
Two side dishes. The portions were generous. We are big eaters and didn’t leave hungry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3545 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2775
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-380-0901
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