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Gator's Dockside


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#212 of 1,963 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Parking Available, Free Wifi

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10.00 Per person – minimum 25 people
All meal deals are custom made and served as individually packed meals complete with side, entrée dessert and a drink.
Your choice of grilled or buffalo wings with your choice of up to two of your favorite wing sauces. Served with “gator’s own” bleu cheese or ranch dressing burger
Flame-Grilled Burger on Kaiser Roll
With lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle chips and cheese grilled chicken breast
Grilled Chicken Breast
Grilled chicken breast sandwich with lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle chips and cheese
Cole Slaw and Chips
Gator’s homemade cole slaw and potato chips
Moist and chewy chocolate brownies covered in powdered sugar
Iced Tea
Brewed fresh to order
7.25 Per person
Turkey Ruben
Fresh deli turkey cooked with sauerkraut, swiss cheese and thousand island sauce served on a pretzel roll
7.25 Per person
BLT on Ciabatta Bread
Bacon, lettuce and tomato served n a delicious pretzel roll
7.25 Per person
Turkey, ham, swiss and American cheese stacked on wheat bread with lettuce, tomato and bacon
7.25 Per person
Ham and Cheese
Fresh cut deli ham with American cheese served on a hoagie bun
8.25 Per person
Chipotle Shrimp BLT
Fried shrimp with bacon, lettuce and tomato and chipotle mayonnaise
8.25 Per person
Turkey Bacon Ranch
Sliced turkey breast, applewood bacon, lettuce, tomato and gator’s homemade ranch dressing
8.25 Per person
Buffalo Chicken
Fried chicken fingers tossed in your favorite wing sauce with lettuce and “gator’s own” bleu cheese dressing
8.25 Per person
Fresh lettuce, tomato, onion and green peppers with gator’s homemade ranch dressing
8.75 Per person
Cobb Salad
Diced chicken over mozzarella and cheddar cheese, eggs, tomato, bacon and onions on a bed of mixed greens
8.75 Per person
House Salad
Mixed greens, tomato, onions and green peppers, served with your choice of dressing
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All reviews wings gator tail honey chipotle fried pickles cobb salad burger gyros all you can eat boneless wing temple terrace lots of tvs high top sat at the bar full bar monday night nice atmosphere gators
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wouldn't say anything stood out as great during out visit. Had to ask for a beverage refill near the end of my meal since the waitress hadn't stopped at the table since we first received our food. The first time she stopped to check...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Joe H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great chicken wing dinner at Gator's Dockside. Even the coleslaw was unusually good. Thanks to Tiffany for the great service. She was extremely helpful and fun.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank ExclusivelyCoastal
Reviewed August 6, 2019

An experience I would not wish on anyone. First got there and it was raining. WEnt inside only 4 other guests as it was an early week night. Asked for coffee. Got 2 cups one for each of us and knife and fork and napkin....More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 706louisk
Reviewed May 22, 2019

Went there on Monday night and found all you can eat wings and 2 for 1 beers. Lots of TV's with a variety of shows on. Place was busy but the food still came out fairly quick. There are lots of flavors to choose from...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank JTHOMAS2003
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Happy hour ALL DAY, everyday!! Good food and affordable prices, nice atmosphere, clean bathrooms, you definitely have a good time there, also, plenty of tv's to watch any of your favorite sports. 👍🏼

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank RyeOrtiz
Reviewed April 21, 2019

The food and the service were very good. However, the restaurant was way too noisy for me and my husband. There were several large groups seated together and you know when people talk they tend to get loud just to be heard.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Karen T
Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

Great food combined with awesome service! What can get wrong? Nothing i guess. Fried pickles and fried gator! Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank nillenille
Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

Came with my family for dinner, with the exception of a very loud table behind us everything was great. Tiffany was a fabulous server . We will definitely be back when we are in town again.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank nannymonster
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

Had nice lunch. 2 for one beers at lunch, both had gyros, both every good. Only reason not 5 stars was my pita could have been cooked little more. Good size sandwich, fries and onion chips were good. Lots of tv's, staff friendly, changed the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank sidnaw59
Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

Average sports bar ribs chicken wings all good. One big issue if you sit inside stay away from the side closest to the outdoor deck. The ac on that side was a by product of mr freeze from batman. Other than typical sports bar menu....More

Date of visit: March 2019
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John B
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You would have to contact the restaurant. I've seen large parties there but not a specific separate room per se. Florida Sandra
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