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Wahoo Seafood Grill

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
3833 NW 97th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606-5068
+1 352-225-3922
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“wahoo” (81 reviews)
“crab legs” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (60 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3833 NW 97th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606-5068
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the restaurant. Staff very friendly and most important the food was very good. I had the almond crusted salmon and it was fresh and juicy, done to perfection. Our friends had the ribs and they said they were great also. We had boiled shrimp...More

Thank amyles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the fried gator and calamari. Delicious!!! The house salad was very fresh and tasty as well. The waitress we had was a doll. Very sweet. 🙂

Thank Jay H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing I noticed was the smell , terrible , had to sit outside . We stayed because we heard the food was so good .The food was good but the place was dirty , the restroom was filthy !!! This was a Saturday...More

Thank April J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had some really good food, but the music was so loud we had to shout at each other. Wish the management would recognize the problem & address it. We were NOT sitting near the entertainment, either.

Thank Babes3020
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We went there the other night with a party of 6 of our family. We all love seafood and Wahoo has alot of it from boils to fried and lots of sides. The shrimp were on the small side but cooked just right. Very good...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We came here for dinner on a Saturday evening. As we pulled into the parking lot it was packed with cars so we were concerned about the wait. We went in and to our surprise the inside is huge and we were seated promptly. There...More

Thank northfloridafolks
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Expensive but seafood can be very expensive around 45.00 a plate FYI A bit noisy inside when busy. Have music outside on the veranda on weekends. I prefer eating outside because is not as noisy and you don't have to raise your voice to talk...More

Thank ems4you
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Great food. Ordered to Go. Ordered too much food. Fish Sandwich is a great choice. Crab Bisque is flavorful but on the thin side. Cup is ample serving.

Thank Willis A
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Oysters were great! Low country boil was good. And bottomless mimosas were AWESOME! Good value. We'll definitely be back! Waitress was lovely

Thank mpape
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

My first visit to this place and the service was excellent but the food did not surprise me. In my opinion it lack flavor.

Thank Machacho
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9 May 2017|
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Response from floridatraveler32055 | Reviewed this property |
Cedar River is likely as good as any around here. I am no fan of Red Lobster and the Northwest Grill has, in my opinion, really deteriorated. Schooners in St. Augustine and Brown Lantern in Live Oak are both excellent for... More
15 November 2016|
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Response from Wayne M | Reviewed this property |
Late summer the price was $34.95 for all you can eat crab legs.
Barb M
7 May 2016|
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Response from pralle2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open on Mother's Day but unless you have a reservation you will have a very long wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3833 NW 97th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606-5068
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-225-3922
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