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Rod and Gun Club

200 Riverside Dr., Everglades City, Everglades City, FL 34139
+1 239-695-2101
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible14%
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“grouper” (32 reviews)
“sandwich” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
200 Riverside Dr., Everglades City, Everglades City, FL 34139
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Reviewed 23 February 2016

Don't go here. Surprisingly enough, for a restaurant in Everglades City they don't serve stone crabs. Immensely disappointing. The four of us turned around and left.

1  Thank Jim R
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We came here with friends for lunch. The atmosphere and decor is a throwback to Florida in the past before the Tamiami highway was built. We dined in the long veranda overlooking the river which was a great place from which to watch the boats...More

Thank sandylindsay
Reviewed 17 February 2016

When I first arrived at this beautiful historic building, I was really excited to have dinner in such a historic place. As I was bounding up the steps to enter though, I noticed a sign above the door that said "No Credit Cards Accepted". I'm...More

1  Thank BonVoyager87
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The Rod & Gun Club has wonderful food and charm. The gator bites are to die for plus the homemade dipping sauce hits a ten in my book. This place is steeped n tradition of what the true Florida was like before the population exploded,...More

1  Thank 411queenie68
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

We had a very good lunch on the screened in porch. You have to know you're going to a place from old Fla. Very charming! The food is very very good! Second time we've been there.

Thank louisvilleandestero
Reviewed 29 January 2016

The positives: The building itself is definitely worth seeing. It is beautifully maintained. You feel instantly transported to a by-gone era and can imagine what it must have been like in its heyday. The negatives: However, it's one of those places that you just know...More

2  Thank SPQ0218
North2013, Manager at Rod and Gun Club, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2016

I'm sincerely sorry for your recent experience at our restaurant. We take pride in comments like this as it helps us better our business. We will defiantly take all your comments into consideration and address them properly. Please consider coming back and we will be...More

Reviewed 28 January 2016

We were so please with everything at the Rod and Gun Club. The food was excellent, the very affordable cottage room was beautiful and very clean, and the chef even prepared our fish we caught on a fishing trip. Try the conch fritters. Yummy. Wish...More

Thank Audrey W
North2013, Manager at Rod and Gun Club, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2016

So pleased to hear about your wonderful time! We at the Rod and Gun want to Thank you for your business and hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, The Rod and Gun Management

Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

My friends and I came down to Everglades City and decided to have dinner at the Rod and Gun Club. It was actually a great experience. We loved reading the articles about the place and it felt like we were taking a step back in...More

1  Thank MsLilly13
Reviewed 25 January 2016

We have eaten previously at this historic restaurant with a fascinating history and had a good experience. We went for dinner during a recent trip and were disappointed. We were greeted by a lady holding a beer can and asking were we checking in. We...More

1  Thank JeffW0111
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Come check out the beautiful historical building and try the Fish tacos!!! Great lunch and surrounded by old southern charm!

Thank floridaishomenap
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14 February 2017|
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Response from terasia | Reviewed this property |
not sure, but remember they do not accept credit cards
27 February 2015|
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Response from Rod K | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call at (239) 695-2101 to check current prices. Google them to see that not many are happy with their rooms, service, or prices anymore. A lot of history there and a nice location on the Baron River, but there... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Riverside Dr., Everglades City, Everglades City, FL 34139
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Everglades City
  • Phone Number: +1 239-695-2101
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