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Gilbert's 17th Street Grill

1821 Cordova Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2198
+1 954-768-8990
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Ranked #3 of 1,113 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Gilbert's 17th Street Grill is a family owned and operated restaurant that serves up great burgers, ribs, wings, home made soups, and salads. Daily blackboard specials include Pan Seared Tuna, Chinese Roast Pork on Garlic Toast, Havarti Burger Served on a Toasted Garlic English Muffin and The Hottest Burger in South Florida. Also has some great homemade desserts including Mrs. Gilbert's Rocky Road Road Cookies, Oatmeal Raisin Cookies, Key Lime Pie and NY Style Cheesecake. The Gilbert family has served South Florida for the last 10 years and has over 40 years experience in the food service industry. A family member is always on site and happy to open up their kitchen to you, treating your family like family!
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Ft. Lauderdale, FL
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

I recently tried Gilbert's based on all the great reviews on tripadvisor and wasn't disappointed. The staff were incredibly friendly and the burger was fantastic -- cooked just right, high quality meat, and huge. I don't usually eat such a big hamburger but it was so good, I couldn't stop. I'll definitely be coming back here with my friends.

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Goodyear, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

Go here for the ribs and burgers! Best ever. Have the Key Lime pie which is homemade! I cruise out of Ft. Lauderdale when possible because of this restaurant!

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Detmold, Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Today we tried Gilbert's the First time, cause we have read the comments at tripadvisor. We were very satisfied. Friendly Stuff and very delicious Food. I ordered One cheeseburger and my wife a greek salad. I can confirm that my burger was excellent. My wife Liked the salad too! We will surely come back and will recommend it to our... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Convenient to the hotel I was staying at. The burgers were delicious, the sweet potato fries were yummy, and the service was really top notch. They were SO nice that they could thrive just on service alone. Prices are great, too. Highly recommend stopping in for a burger if you are in the neighborhood.

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great place found it with tripadvisor and we will be back.Great service counter but with food runners. I had a burger but what really was amazing was my son's hot dog, make sure you get one it is one of the best dogs i have ever had!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Just like to say this was one of the best hamberger and fries ive had in fort lauderdale.Nice family who owns the place really seems to care.

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Mountain View, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We came in as a group of 6 near closing time, and were still treated well by the staff and the owner. We all got burgers of various kinds, and I really loved the size and flavor, and the excellent sides (I had sweet potato fries and the house cole slaw that was sooo tasty). The burgers were quite thick... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Had lunch there today and really enjoyed it. I would say it was a bit on the expensive side for burgers and things like that. They have a wide selection of items which is good. The atmosphere was nice and comfortable so all and all we enjoyed it very much.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We dined here based on trip advisor reviews and unfortunately, our experience did not live up to others. We found the food to be only adequate (have had way better burgers and fries elsewhere), and was quite pricey. I don't mind paying more for above average, but our meals did not rise to that level. I finished before my husband... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Got to experience some great hospitality at a family owned business in a busy strip mall. Got to speak with the owner when I walked in the door, who welcomed me and answered my questions. The next to employees I encountered said hello with a smile and were courteous. They made good eye contact and were engaged with their customers.... More

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Address: 1821 Cordova Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2198
Phone Number: +1 954-768-8990
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Fort Lauderdale
Cuisine: American

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