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“Very Disappointed”
Review of Hemingway's Island Grill - CLOSED

Hemingway's Island Grill
Cuisines: Cuban
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Reviewed April 5, 2013

Ordered sea scallops at 22$ and had only 4 on the plate, each no more than an once or less. Asked manager about it and she said the portions were weighed and that was accurate. After being seated outside we had to go inside and ask a server to attend to us.

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Thank Char M
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Reviewed April 1, 2013

Stopped in during Happy Hour for an appetizer and drinks. it was difficult to know where we could sit as the staff did not greet us or direct us to our seats. We just picked a high top and moved some chairs and sat down. Many servers walked by us with no takers, so we asked a couple and they said ours would be coming. As we noted during our stay, this young lady was working inside and outside. I have never seen this work efficiently as someone always gets left waiting. I ordered the ahi tuna and chardonnay. Both were just ok, but the prices were reasonable. I don't see myself giving this restaurant a second try

Thank PattyFortWayne
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Reviewed March 30, 2013

It was our fault for not making a reservation so we waited nearly 1 hour for a table for 5. Once seated the waitstaff were mostly not to be seen and inattentive. Were able to order within about 10 minutes of sitting down, 20 minutes later we get drinks, twenty more for appetizer thence nearly 45 minutes to get our main. The lady who was running the front desk came over and mentioned something about this being the 'season' and gave rather obtuse reasons for such dismal service. Not worthwhile going to this place given the number of better alternative restaurants who actually have enough waitstaff to provide good service. Food was good but spoiled by the overall slow disinterested service.

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Thank _Time_Trav3l_
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Reviewed March 25, 2013

Stopped by in here recently on the advice of a local. Sunday afternoon around dinner time, and no one at all in the large bar area. Sat at the bar and had appetizers, which were average to the point of not wanting to stay for dinner. Bar staff were adequate, decent beer selection. Not great, but not bad either. Located in an upscale food court area of a mall, which is not typically my thing.

Thank SurfTravelGuy
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Reviewed March 20, 2013

I liked the variety on the menu. It was versatile and everyone was satisfied with their choice. We had a very competent waiter who was able to help with our menu selections and suggest what we might enjoy.

Thank PattyF58
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