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Gator's Dockside of DE Land

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1788 S Woodland Blvd, DeLand, FL 32720-7915
+1 386-738-1996
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good14%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible37%
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
1788 S Woodland Blvd, DeLand, FL 32720-7915
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I really liked the food. The waiter took my order right away and was friendly. Food took a long time to come out. Might be hard to do on a lunch hour.

Thank Pampurr
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Came here around 3pm and it wasn’t too busy. I had the chef salad and got garlic grilled wings. Everything tasted great and the portions were very generous. Service was very good and our server checked on us the perfect amount of times during our...More

Thank ElJefedeDiablo
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant needs to be shut down and sanitized. The floors are sticky. The Table we were taken to had food on the seats and the floor. The food was so-so. We lost our appetite thinking how nasty the kitchen must be if the dining...More

Thank Hope R
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Beer was warm, out of potato skins, no naked wings...what Gators doesn’t have potato skins? It only got worse from there. Nothing healthy; everything deep fried.Fried mushrooms no flavor tasted like old grease. Philly cheese sandwich was on a soft bun like for hot dogs...More

Thank Patty R
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I ate lunch at Gators and our waitress, Ellie was excellent. She delivered our order quickly and constantly checked to see if we needed anything. The food was great. I recommend a BLT on the! It was perfect.

Thank thesteevesgroup
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

I have ate at many Gator's Docksides in the central Florida area and all of them have pretty good wings, besides this one. Granted I got there at 9pm to eat but wow! The wings were dry as no other, they had no flavor at...More

Thank David M
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

This was our first time visiting. Food so far is delicious but service has been hit and miss. One time it was pretty good, the other couple times very very slow! Also it’s been freezing in there every time! Like everyone has had jackets on...More

Thank Southernstrawberry
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

Horrible experience. Place was dirty. Booth was sticky. Windows looked like someone cleaned them with beer and a used kitchen towel. Menus were covered in beer. Silverware was dirty and sticky. Server was horrible. Food came out missing sides. Hot gator tail was served on...More

Thank Duncan D
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Today im going to talk about service and a server in particular her name was Melissa and she offers old fashion kind friendly service with a smile that comes from the heart and that's what we need in hospitality , the food there is always...More

Thank mourad b
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Went with friends as part of a birthday celebration and to take part in the Karaoke. Decided to eat whilst enjoying watching the locals have fun singing. That was probably NOT th best decision I could make. Decided to try the Fish and chips option...More

Thank Teejayh
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1788 S Woodland Blvd, DeLand, FL 32720-7915
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  DeLand
  • Phone Number: +1 386-738-1996
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