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The Blue Gill Grill


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American, Bar, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible, Live Music

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on our way from the Jack Daniels Distillery in Lynchburg. The Blue Gill was GREAT! It is located in Holiday Landings and took a bit of time to get there, but certainly didn't disappoint us! We were traveling with 7 year old...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank IslandTravel123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to eat on the lake! My grandchildren loved it. They enjoyed feeding the fish almost as much as they enjoyed the meal.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Lara D
Reviewed August 5, 2019 via mobile

Very nice and accommodating restaurant you could go dressed up or in a bathing suit off of the boat relaxed atmosphere and good food. The music was great, if you go on the weekend you better get there early because it is absolutely packed.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank rhondat844
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

I've been to the Blue Gill Grill a number of times now. Without fail, the staff comes through giving a great experience to their patrons. The marina setting is tremendous! Saturday evenings are a treat to me; not only do you get their always great-tasting...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Tammy Sue H
Reviewed July 14, 2019

Outstanding location to relax - enjoy great conversation . Presentation of the food and delicious. I can't wait of a repeat visit !

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Itismedallas
Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

My GF and I stopped in on July 4th after visiting a near by state park. I had been following BGG on Facebook for about a year. The atmosphere and the open water was pleasant. The food was amazing. Heather ordered the grilled shrimp po...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Roger W
Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

The food was very good I had a cheeseburger and it was cooked to Perfection and Fries my husband had to Shrimp Basket and onion rings and coleslaw. Our waitress was very nice and friendly prompt service. However I did think it was a little...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank rhondat844
Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

We took some out of town friends here for dinner on a Saturday afternoon so that they could experience our lake. Our server was Emily and she was awesome! She was quick with our drinks and was very attentive with providing refills, we didn’t have...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank reneeb232
Reviewed May 23, 2019 via mobile

A work friend of mine referred my wife and I to try this place based on what I told him we liked. The food choices were plenty and the portions were healthy and tasted amazing. The view was exquisite and the atmosphere was lake causal...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank billkegley
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Took the kids and music (Band) was great, The staff are excellent and food is real good. The atmosphere on the lake even though it was raining heavy that night, made for a very enjoyable evening. Fun and busy most of the time. Like their...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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