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36650 SW 192nd Ave, Homestead, FL 33034-6006
+1 786-243-0620
Today
11:00 - 18:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 18:30
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2015

What better meal than Gator Tacos after just seeing live gators at Everglades National Park. The tacos were superb. I will be back.

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Thank Judy G
Keila, Estonia
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2015

It's a small house on the side fo the road. But what they offer is great. The prices are very reasonable and the food is great. Had a burger and gator snacks. The portions are large and taset really good.

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Thank IngoLeming
Baltimore, Maryland
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75 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Little restaurant that packs a big value and flavor! Several choices of gator. Basket, Taco, Kabob, Burger, Stir Fry--ALL grilled. Very, very good!! Not chewy at all. Wonderful cilantro cream sauce to accompany meal. They didnt drown it in the sauce either. If you not into Alligator there are plenty of other choices as well. mahi mahi, grouper, shrimp sandwiches... More 

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1 Thank WellTraveledtwo
Leeds, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2015

A small but friendly roadside eatery that gives great service and generous portions. We had regular burgers and gator bites with lots of sides and at a very low price - almost a family style outdoor barbecue atmosphere with similar hot and tasty and spicy food. A change from sitting in a stuffy restaurant and worrying about the bill. So... More 

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Thank fodenman48
Castro Valley, California
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367 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2015

First of all, this small roadside place is NOT closed. This place is just a small studio size restaurant with a few seats inside, a larger outdoor eating area, and that is it. Nothing fancy here. But the food is all freshly cooked. So once you order, you can expect a wait of 10 - 15 minutes for your order.... More 

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Thank wardgarner
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100 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

I took my wife and kids to this place and it was closed. They used to serve great Gator Bites and finger food. I do not know what happened but we could not believe that they have closed their doors.

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Thank Erick J
Lille, France
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148 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2015

When you have finished visiting alligator farm, you can stop at Gator Grill. It is a small restaurant, you eat gator on the road. What can I say about gator ? It tastes a bit like chicken. If you want try eating gator, it is the place to be.

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1 Thank laurenetraveller
New Jersey
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124 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

This is a road side stand. For those that don't want to try gator, their are hamburgers, hotdogs and fish sandwiches. Overall, we enjoyed it.

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Thank DetectiveofTravel
Lakeland, Florida
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203 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This is a small family-run restaurant on the approach into the Everglades National Park out of Homestead. There's outside seating and maybe 6-8 bar stool seats inside. We tried the gator bites tacos and a hamburger. Truthfully, the plain hamburger was my favorite by far. The tacos were good, but the gator bites are very chewy - a workout. The... More 

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Thank James R
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2015

We were looking forward to returning to have the best gator in the world but they are closed! My son has been depressed all evening. The number was disconnected and there was a sign on the door thanking their loyal fans and customers.

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2 Thank Becky S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:30
Monday
11:00 - 18:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:30
Thursday
11:00 - 18:30
Friday
11:00 - 18:30
Saturday
11:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36650 SW 192nd Ave, Homestead, FL 33034-6006
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Homestead
  • Phone Number: +1 786-243-0620

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?