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Growlin Gator Bar & Grill

) #3 of 30 Restaurants in Grand Bend $$ - $$$ American, ,
86 Main Street, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario, Canada
(519) 238-5636
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“nachos” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
86 Main Street, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at the restaurant is wonderful love the salads price ranges excellent and it does have a room for wheelchair access the view is beautiful at sunset while sipping on wine having a good meal

Thank 528theresar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Watched the sun go down as we ate our dinner, we were luck to get a great table at the bar, as this place was quite busy. Great steak sandwich, and the giant frozen Pina Colada was delicious. Will definitely return!

Thank 75LindaJ75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location for this place is great. Our service was good. Food was only average. Drinks were average as well. But it was all about location and this wS great on a sunny day.

Thank waynes34
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the better if not best restaurant on the strip. Great views from the outdoor patio. Service and food was very good.

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After leaving the disaster known as Coco's, I went here based on locals. Glad I did. Food was top notch, staff were friendly and pleasant and attentive. Place was clean.

Thank denisel333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a late night visit to the Gator for some food and drink and were not disappointed. We received great service from the wait staff, plus they made very good food and drink recommendations. I would definitely visit the Gator again!

Thank SoxFan08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had just left Coco's down the Road from The Growling Gator because of being ignored for almost 1/2 hour...so I was so pleasantly surprised to be greeted with a smile and told that they would find us a table....the place was packed...after a brief...More

Thank Janine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at grand bend for the night and we decided to come here for dinner with our 2 kids. It was a patio style setup inside with wooden tables and patio chairs, a bar you can sit at and they also have an outdoor patio....More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our server was good, but the food was so-so. Quinoa Kale salad was small. Fish in fish and chips were small portions. The place looks better than it is.

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great bar and grill. The portions you get from your food and drinks is worth it. I will be back every time I go to grand bend.

Thank Sarah H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Main Street, Grand Bend, Lambton Shores, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Lambton Shores  >  Grand Bend
  • Phone Number: (519) 238-5636
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