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Great Outdoors Restaurant

65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
+1 386-454-1288
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“berry salad” (9 reviews)
“chicken oscar” (11 reviews)
“bison burger” (17 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
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1 - 10 of 696 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Yet there it is! I have yet to be disappointed with this place, both in food and service. Local grass-fed beef, seafood, and a tasty assortment of craft beers along with wines and a full bar make for a relaxing dining experience. The walls, bedecked...More

Thank Zoplax
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spot checking the Reuben sandwich and the sweet potatoes fries are as great as our last stop. So far hungry readers, all I can attest to is that the swamp head IPA is a perfect hit the hops are nice and light and the beer...More

Thank Thomas J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a delicious dinner here. We started with cocktails, he a a beer from a local brewery and I had a Mojito, he enjoyed his beer, my Mojito was just right. We then decided to split the Chicken dinner platter because...More

Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very large party that was serviced at this location. Food was great. The atmosphere in the restaurant is very nice. We were able to get a late reservation and the serving staff was very accommodating to our large party. There were many...More

Thank kikakeko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were so happy to come back to the GOR—the food, service and ambiance are wonderful! My Hub and I shared the bison burger and the fried green tomatoes. Both were Delicious—cooked to perfection and topped with some snazzy extras that set them apart from...More

Thank Lotus13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great salad! The service was attentive and the atmosphere was friendly. The seating was a tiny bit uncomfortable or I would have given 5 stars.

Thank alisecarrico
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely old building with cute decor, pretty plastic "stained glass" lights. Our waitress was very nice and quite busy serving many tables. Hubby had the philly steak sandwich and I had the onion soup. Hubby wasn't at all impressed with his sandwich nothing special and...More

Thank Phyllis M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the theme and ambiance of this restaurant! I noticed that all the male workers have a beard - requirement? Just wondering. Anyway, this may be my new favorite place. The carrot/ginger bisque was amazing. The food was all delicious and fresh. Love the...More

Thank IGoByHarley
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Let's start with the positives. The building is a beautiful renovated Historic Opera House. Our server Reagan was pleasant and attentive. My wife ordered the appetizer Fried green tomatoes with Gouda grits. The best fried green tomatoes ever! Light and not greasy. OK now the...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Good food, good service, nice ambiance. Zucchini spaghetti for the gluten free and yummy Mac and cheese for the gluten lovers. Burgers, sandwiches, delicious salads and a good selection of drinks makes this a good choice for the hungry traveler.

Thank Ana A
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20 April 2017|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are. They even give them a bowl of water. Restaurant suggested making a reservation to guarantee a table so you don't have to wait too long. Enjoy your visit and take a picture for Trip Advisor. Sue S.
19 April 2017|
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Response from Edward S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for getting back so late not sure on the time you better get reservations if you want to sit outside it's worth it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 N Main St, High Springs, FL 32643-2652
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  High Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 386-454-1288
  • E-mail
Welcome to the award winning Great Outdoors Restaurant! We hope you enjoy your dining experience here. Our menu is carefully planned and lovingly prepared. Our Executive Chef is on the premises at all times carefully overseeing every detail of food preparation to personally ensure that everything is prepared fresh in the kitchen. Our steaks are hand cut and our sauces and desserts are homemade. Enjoy our fresh entree salads, homemade soups and a variety of delicious appetizers. We want you to have the perfect guest experience! Our services staff are professionally trained to ensure that every guest has the best dining experience possible.
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