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BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
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6611 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32605-4350
+1 352-331-8070
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Today
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have BJs in Indiana, but the food, service and atmosphere here in Gainesville is excellent. We love the wide variety of entrees offered, and the Roasted Brussel Sprouts are the BEST! Very nice and clean restaurant....don't pass it up!

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Thank Kathryn W
Gainesville, Florida
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family absolutely loves bjs but for some reason last 2 times service not so good, food under cooked. Today bjs resumes it's former glory in our eyes. Erich K was awesome in every way with superior service, food was perfectly prepared. All around a great night. Thanks Erich!

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Thank Zinnamon L
Kingston Springs, Tennessee
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1,128 reviews
1,122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 311 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do not normally review chain restaurants, but will for this excellent eatery. First it is stunningly beautiful. Second the hospitality is exceptional; all the staff seem to go out of their way to make you feel at home. The fare is diverse and offers something for almost everyone. The housemate brews are great. A comprehensive list of wines and... More 

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Thank 4bird1
Melrose, Florida
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68 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I had never eaten here before but had heard good things so we decided to try it for dinner. The food was great! My only complaint was the service was very slow. So in saying that, let me say our waitress was running all over the place so it was my opinion that it must be the kitchen itself that... More 

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Thank Andrew R
Cincinnati, Ohio
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse is a chain with about 170 locations nationwide. They feature an unremarkable selection of “craft brews” that can get boring very fast. The food is exactly what one would expect – shopping mall excitement delivered by overworked, undertrained servers. I’ve relied on BJ’s for those occasional business lunches or early casual dinners where I want to... More 

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Thank Cornmuse
Tampa, Florida
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334 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We like this chain, since there's a good variety on the menu, even healthy, diet-friendly options. The service was fast and friendly.

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Thank MissLaughsALot
Florence, Kentucky
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67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We have been to BJ's in three different cities. The menu is creative and the food and drinks are always good. Unfortunately, the kitchen was apparently having an off day. We were past the prime lunch hour so they were not overwhelmed, but it was very, very s-l-o-w. Good thing we were not in a rush. Our server was pleasant,... More 

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Thank Patsy H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

wide variety on the menu Service was good but food came out in parts Cookie was great Overall nice but dont be in a hurry

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Thank Chris S
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

They cater to male customers only. Try and ask to turn one TV in the whole restaurant to the news. Apparently female money is not welcome here.

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Thank dee c
Indianapolis
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68 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This was a great place to hang out election night and enjoy time with friends. The food and service is so dependably good at this chain, regardless of location, that it is becoming my restaurant of choice. Roasted Brussel sprouts are a meal for me and a friend had the ahi salad --- nightly drink specials are a plus for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6611 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32605-4350
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-331-8070

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?