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Nav-A-Gator Grill

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
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” (11 reviews)
“fish” (16 reviews)
“burgers” (14 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 231 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch twice in the past couple of years really worth a diversion off the i75. Is a real old Florida place, yes you have to wait a while for food but you're on vacation so what's the rush, the food is very...More

Thank Ali W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited on Nov 11 on a whim. We stumbled across this place when looking for kayaking opportunities and I highly recommend this location for renting and launching kayaks. We decided to stay for lunch and grabbed a table outside. There was good live music...More

Thank Tarane12
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well, if you ever wondered what the end of the road looks like look no further then the Nav A Gator! This is a quirky and fun establishment that brings back the nostalgia of the Old Florida bar and grill. This place has a lot...More

Thank BlueMarlinDave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a river boat cruise which was fun and relaxing, Capt Will is so full of knowledge about the area and has a sense of humor which made the information more fun. We went on a Wed so only a few people on the...More

Thank Piper226
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for lunch and an afternoon of music the weekend of Harboritaville in Punta Gorda. Our grouper sandwiches, fries and onion wings were very good. Although they were very busy our service was still quite quick. We ate inside but went outside for the...More

Thank Terry R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Visited on a recommendation and was not disappointed. Not only is there plenty of choice on the menu there is a good atmosphere. Airboat rides, museum, ease of access and they also have live bands/singers at certain times in the year. Yes it's off the...More

1  Thank Catweazle0118
Reviewed 10 August 2017

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 9 August 2017

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 8 August 2017

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 6 August 2017 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
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Ed T
26 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, Kids, View, Bar Scene, 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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