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The Gafford

47 SW Flagler Ave, Stuart, FL 34994-2140
+1 772-221-9517
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (47 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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47 SW Flagler Ave, Stuart, FL 34994-2140
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Dined here with family. We shared great appetizers: Crab cake, cauliflower and 2 others. I had a fish on the special snapper and it was awesome. However my wife had the lamb lollipops they had too much grizzle. Our server Harminoy was awesome attentive and...More

1  Thank Billy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While in Stuart for the Treasure Coast Half Marathon we had the chance to visit The Gafford. I had the flat iron steak and it was perfect. My wife had the burger and loved it. Both were cooked exactly the way we ordered. The other...More

1  Thank pilotwh
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jillly took great care of us and the owner stopped by to check on us. Quite crowded on a Tuesday night. theres a bar crowd after work and then the regular diners start drifting in. We enjoyed the shrimp and grits and "Taylor's" special fried...More

1  Thank rbkrb
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best meals I've had in a long time. The restaurant is great with just the right ambiance and vibe and the service was perfect. Just enough attention without being hovering.

1  Thank lakesancutuary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love the Gafford, it’s a fun place, they have great food, we like to sit at the bar and people watch.

1  Thank Jilly3107
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

love the happy hour! Fantastic restaurant with great service, can be a bit pricey but worth it. YUMMM

1  Thank ashez1018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to have a corner table away from the rollicking crowd. Our meals of salmon and snapper were well prepared with sides of tender crispy green beans and delicious mixed grains pilaf. Caesar salad was delicious with big shaved Parmesan on top. They...More

Thank Mary Anne G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is right off the main street in downtown Stuart. It offers both a front and back entrance. The wait was 1 1/2 hours, unless we were seated in the bar. The bar seating is extremely crowded with small tables. Bar patrons were constantly...More

1  Thank MontanaCraig
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We had reservations elsewhere when we decided to stop for cocktails. We found seats at the bar as some very sweet gentleman gave the woman their seats as they were leaving. All 4 of us were able to sit at the bar. The bartenders were...More

1  Thank Denise H
Rick W, Owner at The Gafford, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Denise, thank you so much for dining with us, we love that you decided to stay when you found seats at the bar. We appreciate you taking the time to give us your feedback and so happy you had a great experience and hope to...More

Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Took my mother in law and my two friends. I was craving a nicely prepared steak. The menu had some good options but the fillet was too small at 8oz and 20oz ribeye was too massive. I gambled with hanger steak. It came out really...More

1  Thank GeoW5
Rick W, Owner at The Gafford, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for dining with us. I appreciate you taking the time to let us know of your experience and so happy that you experienced our best. Thank you for your business.

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20 June 2017|
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Response from Patty M | Reviewed this property |
I have seen people wear tank tops and shorts but I wouldn't recommend it.
judy a
26 February 2016|
Response from Michelle F | Reviewed this property |
Dark. Lots of wood
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 SW Flagler Ave, Stuart, FL 34994-2140
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Stuart
  • Phone Number: +1 772-221-9517
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Casual meets Upscale. Local seafood, meats and vegetables prepared fresh daily. Fun and upbeat atmosphere with great hospitality
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