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Chili's Grill & Bar

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
3530 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2411
+1 352-373-3010
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good35%
  • Average27%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“chilli” (7 reviews)
“burrito” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3530 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2411
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nothing spectacular about any Chili's - they are all the same basically. Food and service, atmosphere, decorations - the same. Some may find that comforting. I do. I get what I expect and I know the food will be good. I was quite surprised at...More

Thank NJJayhawker
Reviewed 13 May 2017

While on lunch with family and friends, we found Chili's as a nice trendy place with young look and feel. It feels nice to be there. We had good choice of dishes and all what we ordered was delicious. I would like to go there...More

Thank Reesh-India
Reviewed 12 May 2017

It's been years since I visited a Chili's. I love Panera as they have food that is fresh and has healthy ingredients and I was hoping to find the same style of food at Chili's. My son had a potato soup. It was like Cheese...More

Thank Trish W
Reviewed 29 April 2017

In town on business and we needed a quick lunch break. Saw this place and thought it would be quick. No. Arrived a little after 1:00 pm, was not crowded, seated immediately. We both ordered off their "quick" lunch menu, I had a salad and...More

Thank babbydaddy52
Reviewed 29 March 2017

With a wide variety of options that are tasty and healthy if you wish. Share appetizers and meals and have a fun time tasting different food.

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I have been a resident of Gainesville Florida since 1985 and I have been a big fan of this Chili's since it opened. We always enjoyed great food, atmosphere and service until lately. The last couple of times we have come we have had average...More

2  Thank ShabbyChicChick
Reviewed 4 February 2017

My wife and I stopped in for dinner while staying near the UF campus. We were quickly seated and the waitress took our drink orders. Since we were in the mood for Mexican food, we both ordered the burritos. I got the prime rib and...More

Thank Semi-Oldtraveler
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Went here with my wonderful girlfriend and our friend and I must say, it was a fantastic time. I got some chicken quesadillas, my beautiful woman got a Caribbean salad, and our friend got cheese fries. 10/10 would highly recommend!

Thank Kylison B
Guest Engagemen... T, Guest Relations Manager at Chili's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Hi Kylison, thank you so much for taking the time to send us this feedback. We're happy to hear you and your girlfriend enjoyed your visit as well as the Chicken Quesadillas and the Caribbean Salad. We hope you'll come back and see us!

Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Haven't been here in a while. Stayed in Gainesville overnight. Thought chilis would be a great choice...wrong. Waitress was passive aggressive, brought me the wrong food after a lengthy wait (and they were not busy), did not apologize or compensate with even a mere free...More

Thank kim g
Guest Engagemen... T, Guest Relations Manager at Chili's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2017

Service and quality are extremely important to us, and we apologize for your experience here. We'd like a chance to show you the true Chili’s experience, can you please help us by emailing social@chilis.com with these additional details about your visit? -Full Name -Phone Number...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016

We have eaten here on occasion. This time oh my. Quick service initially getting drinks and orders. We waited for food (was busy so no big deal). I had an enchilada with salad, beans and rice. Hubby had fajitas. After waiting a while the waitress...More

Thank MelFry123
Guest Engagemen... T, Guest Relations Manager at Chili's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2016

We're sorry to hear about the poor service during your recent visit to our Gainesville Chili's. Please reach out to us at social@chilis.com so we can make this right.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3530 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2411
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-373-3010
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