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Cracker Barrel

4001 SW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2217
+1 352-375-2424
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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06:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4001 SW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2217
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Cracker Barrel is located across the rear driveway of the Country Inn and Suites Hotel. The restaurant was very clean and the staff and our server were very friendly. My traveling companion and I opted for the turkey dinner which is typically served on...More

Thank TravelingHatter
Reviewed 14 August 2018

If you're familiar with this chain, you know exactly what you're going to get - substantial portions of tasty food that are hot and fresh. The staff makes all the difference (I guess the same could be said of most chains). Katie did an excellent...More

Thank Will P
Reviewed 4 August 2018

The service was great! Our waitress refilled our drinks and checked on us during the meal. She was very friendly and efficient. The food was delicious, reasonably priced and the serving was quite generous also. The gift shop had a sale on clothing and I...More

Thank Maylady1220
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped into this location last night because of proximity to our hotel and variety of meals. I have to say, we have been to various Cracker Barrels across the country and this one had some of the most pleasant people. We were greeted by Mersedes...More

Thank Vicky L
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We ate here yesterday and had a nice meal. The service by Cora was impeckable. Today I went back to buy an item I had seen in the gift shop that had a 25 percent off sign on it. There was only one left. Charged...More

Thank kippersnack01
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Short wait after sign in but long wait after we were seated. Server finally arrived, took our drink order and then went to several other tables. Two adjacent tables came in after us, their server was there immediately, their drinks arrived long before ours and...More

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Great service, Great Staff, Excellent food! It is so nice to have this place right next to the Country Inn & Suites. After long days, it is nice to have a warm meal without even driving to it.

Thank BlackbirdTaxi
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Traveled with two picker eaters... we all founds something to enjoy at a reasonable price. I wanted to try their french toast with eggs and bacon.. Absolutely delicious. Probably the best french toast I've enjoyed in a long, long time that I didn't cook for...More

Thank rockyisle
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Stayed right next door at the HIE, close enough to walk. We were seated quickly and our server was there within 2 minutes. Our order came out fast and correct. Food was good and hot. Typical Cracker Barrel, busy, busy. We would stop here again...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Stopped at Cracker Barrel while on vacation since they alway have great food. Food was delicious and our server was so very nice and she was very very helpful.

Thank Sylvia F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4001 SW 43rd St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2217
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-375-2424
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