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The Frosty Gator

298 D St, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-3535
+1 208-529-3334
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Ranked #104 of 177 restaurants in Idaho Falls
Price range: $4 - $12
Cuisines: American, Cajun & Creole, Barbecue, Bar
Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating
Description: Frosty Gator is 'The Best Tail In Town'!!!! Great Food, Great Atmosphere, Great Drinks. Over 15 beers on tap, Daily Specials, Trivia, plenty of TV's, Live music in the Gator Garage & Gator Merchandise for sale! Daily Drink & Food Specials.
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Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating
Description: Frosty Gator is 'The Best Tail In Town'!!!! Great Food, Great Atmosphere, Great Drinks. Over 15 beers on tap, Daily Specials, Trivia, plenty of TV's, Live music in the Gator Garage & Gator Merchandise for sale! Daily Drink & Food Specials.
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English first
Columbus, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Went in for a beer and a sandwich on April 19th. Heard from some friends that I work with that it was not bad. I get that it was a Friday night but still no one came to my table. I had to go up to the bar and ask someone for a menu. I ordered a simple sandwich and... More

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Enterprise, Oregon
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

My husband and I were taking our teenage kids on one last trip before the start up of school. We stopped here for the third time because we loved the food and the staff! The kids love the burgers, salads for me and you can't go wrong with their steaks. We were served quickly and the wait staff was attentive... More

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Idaho falls
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

Never had a French dip with warmed up left over pot roast full of fat, now i have!!!!! Horrible! I told the server it wasn't good and she didn't care!!!

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

This place used to be amazing, regulars out towners. Everyone use to go here. Not anymore, the owner can't seem to keep staff for more than a month and anyone who is there longer hates their jobs and you can tell. The prices went up on the menu however theres a whole new kitchen staff. Dont you have to have... More

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Last night is the last time I will ever enter and spend money at the Frosty Gator. The owner once again demonstrated a complete lack of regard for a concern I raised and I was treated in a manner that assures he will never profit from my hard earned dollars again. In recent months customers have had to endure smaller... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

We stop here coming home from Yellowstone. First the doors were locked when the signed said open. After we tried a couple of times we started to leave when a waitress came out and said they were opened and the doors were locked. (Well duh, we figured that out on our own.) We sat down got menus and our drink... More

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Fergus Falls, Minnesota
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013 via mobile

The Frosty Gator used to have some of the best food and service in the area. Now it's not even worth going to for a beer. The formerly charming and bustling deck is now decaying and relatively deserted. The food was awful and our waitress apparently hates her job. This is one place to avoid.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I am part of a group who chooses to meet here once a month for lunch. We have had wonderful service... their wait staff really goes the extra mile to serve our large group with all separate checks and some late arrivals... a challenge in any restaurant. We all truly appreciate their efforts. The big bonus is that their food... More

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Saint Anthony, Idaho
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Looks like a wierd little whole in the wall BUT has great food, awesome service, and a good pub like feel. One of my friends and I's favorite places to go for a night out.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

The Frosty Gator is your average bar setting. They have good food as well as full service bar. The crowd is eclectic.

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