We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chili's Grill & Bar

) #225 of 381 Restaurants in Ocala $$ - $$$ American, , Mexican
3501 SW 36th Ave, Ocala, FL 34474-4474
+1 352-237-6611
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (6 reviews)
“flatbread” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Bar, Mexican, Southwestern, Pub
$$ - $$$
3501 SW 36th Ave, Ocala, FL 34474-4474
Write a Review
Reviews (151)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a very good meal with drinks at the bar. The chips and salsa were good as I expected. The bartender was very nice and chit chatted with the customers. My food was good, hot and tasty. The place wasn't packed at first but...More

Thank mdramminger
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This is a typical chain restaurant. The service was very good. Waitress was pleasant and very good at checking with our table to see if we needed anything. One disappointing thing was there was no flexibility as to changing side dishes. Also it was extremely...More

Thank Rashele C
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We had the ribeyes , fajitas, Caribbean salad and triple dippers. All was delish. We also had Chris for our waiter. He gave us fabulous service. Great time! We did have to wait 15 minutes to get our tables set up so he brought us...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Husband had a spicy but really good tilapea. I opted for the Margarita chicken which was tender and very good. My salad was ample but had some frozen cucumbers and touches of lettuce which looked to have been thawing also. Server brought the wrong dressing...More

Thank Pat from check L
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went to dinner late on a Saturday evening about 10:30 and hands down the worst experience I've had at a Chili's. I ordered pork tacos and the waitress brought them out 3 times and they never got them right. I finally gave up and had...More

Thank CC-hangry
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Stopped by on a Thursday for a beer and light snack. Bartender seemed more interested in playing grabaxx with the waitresses than servicing customers and its not like they were busy, I was the only one in the place. Which at 5 PM says something...More

Thank ndally
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Don't understand all the changes in rewards, most coupons can't use, memu changed, sizes of plates smaller, some changes in food. I had the flat bread and it wasn't as good, new policy on chips and dip, don't get them if sitting in bar area...More

Thank Barbara F
Guest Engagemen... T, Guest Relations Manager at Chili's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Thank you for this review, Barbara. We certainly appreciate you taking the time out of your day to provide us with your feedback. We have forwarded your comments and suggestions pertaining to the changes in the menu and rewards program to the appropriate department for...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016

We've eaten here many times. Never any bad food and service has always been excellent. All food is great. Easily accessible from Interstate 75.

Thank cottontopjohn64
Guest Engagemen... T, Guest Relations Manager at Chili's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to send us this feedback. We love hearing about the great service and food you recently received at our Ocala Chili's. We will share this feedback with the manager and look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 28 December 2016

Each time we visit this store, we get young, dismissive, condescending, arrogant male waiters and they must promote from within b/c the managers are the steroid versions of the waiters, only Creepier. The last time we visited, just before Christmas at around 4 pm, when...More

Thank kris-fla
Guest Engagemen... T, Guest Relations Manager at Chili's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

We're sorry to hear that your recent experience was not as good as it should have been. We want to make this right. Please email us at social@chilis.com the following information so we can share your experiences with this restaurant and get in touch with...More

Reviewed 22 November 2016

My friend and I hadn't seen each on about 6 months. We met there and had a great meal and good service. It was a relaxing place to spend time catching up.

Thank Denise J
Nearby Restaurants
Amrit Palace Indian Restaurant
463 reviews
.44 km away
Sky Asian Fusion
388 reviews
.47 km away
Cracker Barrel
396 reviews
.50 km away
Arthur's American Bistro
217 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
Farm Tours of Ocala
185 reviews
4.59 km away
Ocala Downtown Square
167 reviews
5.83 km away
The Corkscrew Winery
23 reviews
5.75 km away
Tuscawilla Park
20 reviews
6.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Chili's Grill & Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Mexican, Southwestern, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, 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: 3501 SW 36th Ave, Ocala, FL 34474-4474
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: +1 352-237-6611
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing