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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cute little restaurant inside. Service was great, everyone was super friendly. I had the chicken spaghetti and the pasta was great, the chicken was dry but the waitress and manager were very attentive and fixed the problem. My husband had the burger and he said...it was very good. We also had the sopapilla cheesecake bar and it was delicious.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience. Small town charm mixed with great food. You have to make sure and leave room for dessert. Ask for Hank!!!

Date of visit: September 2021
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Donna H, Owner at Sarah's On The Square, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us! Rule number one is ALWAYS leave room for dessert. We hope to have you with us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the cutest little place in town with the best dessert you could ever ask for. Our server was so cute and always on top of things! Highly recommend

Date of visit: September 2021
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Donna H, Owner at Sarah's On The Square, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us! We're glad you love our desserts too.

Reviewed June 9, 2021

Close enough to I-35 to make a pit stop and enjoy a great lunch! On the way back from the Winstar Casino, (only 15 min away!).. stopped here for a great lunch of Quiche for me and Quesadilla's for my wife.. both were outstanding, and...loved the old time ambiance of the place. Going to be a regular stop when we travel near gainsville. Quiche comes with Sarah salad (feta, green apple, pecan) for $10.88 and the Quesadilla was about $9.95 with chicken mushroom onion and cheese.. The staff is friendly and attentive as a bonus.. get there early.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Donna H, Owner at Sarah's On The Square, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2021

Thank you for stopping by on your way home! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed the meal and our charming restaurant. We hope to see you again on future trips!

Reviewed March 12, 2021

What a great time we had at Sarah's. There was a group of 13 of us and Donna and staff never missed a beat. The service was great and the food was better. If you want a great meal at a great price in a...historic building, Sarah's on the Square should be on your list of places to visit.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Donna H, Owner at Sarah's On The Square, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2021

Hi Lynde, we're so glad you dined with us! Thank you for your kind words about our business. We're glad you enjoyed everything and hope to have you again soon.

Reviewed March 4, 2021 via mobile

My husband and I stayed February 13th at The Shady Lady as a short weekend getaway, and booked a reservation for dinner that night. Despite the cold front and snow storm on the way, the restaurant went above and beyond to provide a beautiful romantic...atmosphere, fantastic food, and even had a few special cocktails for the occasion. Although the steak and chicken with our sides was filling enough, we couldn't resist trying one of the desserts they had on display. Our waitress was exceptional and friendly, giving us great service along with some fun history about the building and its origins. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal and look forward to visiting again!More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Donna H, Owner at Sarah's On The Square, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2021

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are so glad that you had the chance to enjoy such a special evening with us. Our desserts are our favorites, so we're happy you saved some room to try them! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed January 22, 2021

Got chicken salad and Sarah's salad and served at my home to group of ladies. The food was fabulous. Also ended meal with the fabulous lemon squares. When you have a time issue, Sarah's makes it easy to entertain.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Donna H, Owner at Sarah's On The Square, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2021

Thank you for the wonderful review! We're glad you all were able to enjoy a great meal and desserts! We'll be happy to serve you all again soon.

Reviewed December 30, 2020 via mobile

Wonderful lunch today!I had the chicken enchiladas which were really yummy and my daughter had the chicken spaghetti and she likes that a lot. Sadie our server was very helpful in accommodating food allergies and was very friendly. We stop here every time we are...in the area and always have a lovely lunch.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Donna H, Owner at Sarah's On The Square, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2021

Thanks for coming in! We're glad you enjoyed your meal and our staff. We hope you'll come again soon!

Reviewed October 24, 2020 via mobile

Wonderful lunch! All homemade soups, salads, sandwiches. The chicken salad was delicious-it had grapes and green onions. Yummy peach tea too. We would have tried the desserts but were in a hurry. They looked divine. I recommend!

Date of visit: October 2020
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missolivias, Owner at Sarah's On The Square, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2020

Thanks for the great review! We love all of our homemade meals and are glad you did too! Come visit us again soon.

Reviewed September 21, 2020

Very nice inside and service great, large selection on menu. We had sandwiches which were very fresh and they have homemade chips. Also desserts were very good. Good location on downtown square.

Date of visit: September 2020
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missolivias, Owner at Sarah's On The Square, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2020

Sandi928, thank you so much for your review! So glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon!

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Sarah's On The Square is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5