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Gilbert's 17th Street Grill

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1821 Cordova Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2198
+1 954-768-8990
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for early dinner and were greeted by owner who really sold us on the burger. Burgers come with bun, usual salad, pickle and side of fries or slaw. There is a photo guide to help you chose how to have your burger cooked (we both had medium which was nice and pink in the middle). The burgers were... More 

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Thank priestfield
Beijing, China
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were greeted very friendly by the owner ms. Gibert herself. She explained us the concept and we quickly found our choice. We had the bluecheese burger with sweet potatoe fried and coleslaw. What can I say, it was simply the BEST burger of my life. I totally recommend this place also because it is one of the last private... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found Gilbert's on Trip Advisor after finding out our hotel room wouldn't be ready for 2more hours. The high ratings are well deserved. The burgers and fries were fresh and hot. The beer was iced down and cold! Unfortunately the burgers and fries filled us up so there was no room left for the amazingly unique dessert offerings. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Gilbert's twice during my end of summer trip and I must say that from arrival to the departure of my entire dinning experience was on the ball .I was greeted with a friendly smile in a pleasant atmosphere and was offered suggestions from the menu.All requests were met in a timely manner and the meals are yummy yummy.... More 

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Thank Karen G
Palm Beach Gardens FL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Needed a quick meal on the way to Ft. Lauderdale airport. Found Gilbert's on Tripadvisor and gave it a try. No real ambiance BUT good fast type food at a reasonable price. The service was excellent. After the food is brought to your table the servers continuously walked by asking if we needed anything whether it be more water, or... More 

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Thank mickeygott
Bern, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Burger in Florida so far! Great food quality and friendly/professional service. Nice prices. Awsome!

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Thank niksche15
Toronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a hamburger with goat cheese and caramelized onions.Requested medium hamburger and got it! Delicious. Guys there like their work and you can tell. Worth the great ratings it gets, give Gilberts a try.

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Thank BeenAroundFolks
Olympia, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

I tried the chipotle Burger and I must admit it was the best Burger I have ever eaten the fries we're delicious too. My fiance had the portebello sandwich and loved it too we both followed it up with the famous key lime pie. Oh my God, it was great, the flavor just bursts in your mouth we will be... More 

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Thank tim H
Clearwater, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Meet with a group of cruisers prior to cruise. We were given an area to socialize and this worked out very well. Food and service was excellent. This is a family owned business and it shows.

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Thank Charles G
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

A group of 20 of us met at Gilbert's for a pre-cruise dinner. As the organizer I was very pleased with how accommodating Lenore, the owner, and her staff was to our group. We each ordered individually and everyone enjoyed their meal. Highly recommend Gilbert's 17th Street Grill for a group get-together!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1821 Cordova Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2198
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-768-8990
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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