I'm not really sure why Satchel's has such a loyal following. The pizza is ok, but it won't blow your mind; the wait time is generally long, and the service is mediocre.
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We were told on the phone they have a gluten free crust baked off sight. When we arrived the menu said contains "traces of gluten". One of our party got sick on the "gluten free" pizza - be aware. Otherwise regular pizza very good. If...More
The food here is excellent. Their salad is magnificent, plus the atmosphere is comfortable and eclectic. Wonderful decor and interesting seating options, old cars, etc.
The pizza is really, really good. Everyone has their own pizza style preference, but I've never heard anyone say they didn't like Satchel's pizza. The cheesesteak calzone is amazing. The salad is delicious and different. A lot of people go just for the salad. Generous...More
I am sorry to say there is much better pizza in Gainesville. I know this statement is almost a sacrilege as it is hugely popular with the locals. As evidenced by the number of "Satchel's" bumper stickers. That said it is a very fun place...More
Satchel's is a must-see if you're new to Gainesville. The pizza is delicious (I will say that I am a total pizza snob and prefer Chicago style or authentic NY pizzerias--most pizza in Gainesville tastes like Sbarro), the wait staff is pleasant and attentive, the...More
I've never longed for a salad before, but now that I've moved away I beg my family to pick up a satchels salad on the way to the airport when they visit me! Everything on the menu is delicious, and the environment is classic Gainesville.
Was pouring rain when we got there and never would have thought it would be this crowed but they had plenty of parking and room inside. The food was out of this world. Highly recommend this restaurant but bring cash they don't take credit cards...More
Great food, loved the salad & pizza I had. Many interesting things to look at while waiting on your food. They have a small play area for the little ones with a kitchen & toys. Staff really nice. May try to eat in the VW...More