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1569 Town Center Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803-7968
+1 813-425-6265
11:00 - 23:00
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All hours
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a modernist restaurant - very open plan, so it can get a bit noisy, but the quality of the food is excellent. I had the filet and it was cooked to perfection, very tender. Prices are on the high end of mid-range but worth it!

Thank EuroYankee
Stuart, Florida
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91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food presentation was very appealing and the server was great but the food was good - not great. The bread before dinner was good. Sitting outside was nice - it's a nice location. Will go again but not order fish which was under cooked and made me sick.

Thank BLKing
Lakeland, Florida
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105 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We dined here with another couple on a Saturday evening. Our reservation was honored. The server was good. The steaks and sides were tasty with generous helpings. Ambiance is a bit on loud side, but conversation is possible if you get the right table.

Thank James R
Lakeland, Florida
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75 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Awesome locally owned places. Every entre is delish and there is even out door seating for dogs. Hubby even raves about bread basket.

Thank Heather E
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a really good churrasco steak. Not the best I have ever had.. But good enough to kill my steak craving. The rice was not something I would recommend.

Thank Raul D
Nairobi, Kenya
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115 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a little bit of everything! I've tried a few things on their menu and it all tastes delicious. On the weekends it can get a bit crowded, but you can always grab a spot near the bar. The staff are great and very accommodating! I look forward to my next visit!

Thank Sarah I
Nine Mile Falls, Washington
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time visit to this popular restaurant and we all loved our meal. We met friends there and were looking forward to sharing a meal and catching up. After we'd ordered a group of very loud business people were seated in the booth next to ours. They were so loud we could barely hear each other talk. Our waitress graciously... More 

Thank Gail G D
Lakeland, Florida
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160 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a scallop nut. This restaurant occasionally has on offer a scallop dish that is perfect for me. My wife and I call ahead and plan a movie nite around this meal. That said Grillsmith has an impressive menu and we have never had a bad meal. I would never be reticent to recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank Dennis S
Lakeland, Florida
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150 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It had been a long time since I had visited Grillsmith, and I wasn't disappointed. Had the Voodoo fries (which were awesome), a Grillsmith burger, and the carbonara. All of which were great. I wanted to say that whoever was tending bar that night, made me the most delicious apple martinis, I have ever had...and I have had a lot!... More 

Thank Kryss P
Southern NJ
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528 reviews
302 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were recently at Grillsmith for a business group dinner. Our party of about 25 was in a private dining area closed off from the rest of the restaurant. We chose from a limited menu of 2 salads and 4 entrees. Dessert was also included, but we passed. Our table mate got the Bananas Foster, which was huge and apparently... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1569 Town Center Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803-7968
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 813-425-6265

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