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“Great food....Best service ever!!”
Review of Gator's Dockside

Gator's Dockside
Ranked #27 of 129 Restaurants in Lake City
Cuisines: American
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Jacksonville, Florida
Level 5 Contributor
55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Great food....Best service ever!!”
Reviewed July 14, 2013

We went 2 times with in about 8 days once on each visit to Lake City. the first visit I left my baseball hat and didn't know I left it. The next week I looked everywhere for it and couldn't find it. That day I went in a the same waitress said did yall leave this. I am so thankful that she put it up and we went back. LOVE the boneless wings and onion petals.

Visited July 2013
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English first
Gautier, Mississippi
Level 6 Contributor
314 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
“Glad they were open!”
Reviewed June 28, 2013

We stopped late in Lake City on a Thursday night while on our way to St. Augustine. Everyone was closed! Forgot about the time zone change. A guy outside a restaurant that was closed for the night recommended Gator's. Thanks! Got a booth immediately, 2-for-one beer and the service was great. No less than 3 people checked on us. The queso dip wasn't bad and the boneless wings were great. We'll go back when we're in the area. Attention worn out parents headed to Disney!!

  • Visited June 2013
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Lake City, Florida, United States
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Boom to Bust”
Reviewed June 16, 2013

This place started out with a boom and now is a bust. We have a group of 10-12 people that eat out every Thursday night. We told them that we were looking for a restaurant and starting going here. We preferred to be outside on the deck since we enjoy talking and often can get a little loud. A few visits later we are now standing at the small entrance with outside seating open and are being sat inside. Last visit I came in after the group was seated and waited for a good amount of time while our server worked around me without getting my drink order. I finally get to the bar and ordered there. When she came back for the next round I again asked for a drink and she replied did I want her to get it for me or did I want to go back the bar, she was very rude. I ordered the boneless wings, many were the size of a nickel and seemed were morsels and not wings. This is no longer our Thursday night dinner location...

  • Visited May 2013
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