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Northwest Grille

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
5115 NW 39th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32606-5943
+1 352-376-0500
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (43 reviews)
“shrimp” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5115 NW 39th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32606-5943
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have ordered the crab cakes many times in the past. They are usually loaded with crab meat and wonderful seasonings. This trip I spread the cake like substance apart on my plate looking for the crab. I saw very little. I will give them...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always add the restaurant to our must do list when visiting the Gainesville area! The food is always fresh and delicious. Service is wonderful! There can be a wait depending on the time of day but worth the wait. Love their fried grouper sandwich

Thank kimpatrick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The parking lot was full, but no wait. Many, many great choices. Settled on the catfish. I got two HUGE pieces, no way I could eat it all. That never happens with catfish. The fish itself was excellent and the batter was fantastic. My only...More

Thank Southerngentkeman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I joined another couple for dinner at NW Grille last night and enjoyed the Salmon Caprini (grilled Salmon topped with shrimp and scallop goat cheese mousse finished with arugula and our basil infused olive oil), along with their delicious steamed broccoli and...More

Thank Mountainloverz
Reviewed 13 January 2018

My son Tim, from Texas, was visiting and he treated us to dinner tonight at The NorthWest Grille. We didn't have reservations but we only had to wait approximately 25 minutes. We were seated in a comfy booth and even though it was busy we...More

Thank Janis H
Reviewed 6 December 2017

8 of us had dinner at The NorthWest Grille before we went to the awesome play 'All Is Calm' at The Philips Center. Our server, Roman, was completing his last evening as a trainee under the guidance of fellow server Ron. Roman did a great...More

Thank Janis H
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Located on the NW side of Gainesville, The Northwest Grill is a friendly and lively place for dinner or a drink. The staff is friendly and attentive, the food is tasty and the prices good. I recommend the low priced specials .

Thank bverbos
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I have been going to NW GRILLE for 16 years. I really enjoy it. My favorite is the seafood and I prefer it fried, but friends have had their's baked. Both are very good! Their Chocolate Cake is excellent as it the Carrot Cake. The...More

Thank Terri R
Reviewed 9 November 2017

OMG - fabulous food and unique Bloody Mary bar with all kinds of goodies, INCLUDING crab legs! Unbelievable! Food was phenomenal!

Thank CLH6401
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Great service. it was my second visit to Northwest Grille , I enjoyed both visits very much. The servers were attentive and they have great personalities and seem to care about their guest.

Thank Joe B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5115 NW 39th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32606-5943
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-376-0500
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Fresh Seafood, Hand Cut Steaks,grassfed Burgers, Saturday And Sunday Brunch Featuring A Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar!!
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