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Willy's Mexicana Grill - CLOSED

3617 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2412
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
31 Dec 2014
“No Longer Open”
23 May 2014
“Fresh. Fast. Convenient.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
3617 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2412
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Reviewed 1 January 2015

Although the food was good and some cheap beer, for some reason it had to close down in Gainesville, unfortunate.

Thank Freedom2010_10
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Fresh ingredients. Endless chips. Self serve salsa. Free self serve drink refills. Indoor and outdoor seating. Great open air atmosphere. Priced right for family night out. Manager, Angel, is a great restaurateur.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 26 March 2014

It was like a Subway place Mexican style! We got to choose all of the ingredients to put in our burrito, and watch as it was made. The food was fresh and delicious with a great variety of things to add...and it was just FUN!!

1  Thank RRBFenton
Reviewed 4 January 2014

I have tried salads at Moe's and at Chipotle......nothing compares to the salad you can have at Willy's. I think the biggest point is the huge selection of ingredients you can have/choose at Willy's as compared to the limited/few choices at the other spots....Willy's also...More

1  Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 21 November 2013

We've been to Willy's several times and like it enough. It is a fast food place so is not necessary to get overly exited but it is good enough for what it is. The steak platters are really good and tasty, their salsa and the...More

1  Thank HildaMD
Reviewed 23 October 2013

I have a friend that has been raving about this place for the last several months. Given that I was nearby one evening while in Gainesville I decided to give it a try. It happened that I was there on their Taco Tuesday night so...More

1  Thank ebruce7347
Reviewed 9 October 2013

I have been going to Willy's since it opened in Gainesville. The food is always fresh and delicious. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The burritos are in the same ballpark as Chipotle and Moe's but in my opinion Willy's is better. The freshness of...More

1  Thank PhilW34701
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I went to Willy's by myself while running errands along Archer Road. I love Mexican/Latin American food - black beans, rice, spicy chicken mixed with veggies, cheese and salsa is always good. I had the adobe chicken burrito and enjoyed every bit of it. I...More

2  Thank csutter4747
Reviewed 4 May 2013

Learned from a friend to go early or late to avoid the peak mealtime crowds. That was the only downer, aside from the fragile tortilla chips. Have found that the food here, if you make it alive driving on RestRantRoad, is fresh, well seasoned, perfectly...More

9  Thank rnbfrancis1
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Attractive and fun feeling. I ordered nachos. The chips were almost tissue thin--impossible to pick one up without it falling apart. Not too long the thin chips were a soggy mess. And they were very pricey I wouldn't eat there again

Thank adamsparks
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  • Address: 3617 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2412
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
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