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Satchel's Pizza

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1800 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609-8925
+1 352-335-7272
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Gainesville, Florida
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a place you HAVE to visit when you are in Gainesville!! The pizza is GREAT and the atmosphere is so unique! Satchel himself loves to visit the guests as he is a sweetie! Gave us free dessert at the end of the night!!!

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Thank BLG45
Gainesville, Florida
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Possibly the best pizza in Gainesville. Very fun and funky atmosphere. Only downside is it can get quite busy at peak times.

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Thank Scott J
Gainesville, Florida
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a local hang out and may have a wait to get a table. Go early and on a weekday for better luck. It's got the best salad in town and wonderful pizza and desserts. Lots of local art and a funky store to boot. A Gainesville classic!

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Thank Gladys C
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pizza is pizza and great pizza in the right atmosphere is even better. Step into the eclectic world of Satchel's Lightening Company. From the homemade colas to the freshly farmed pizza ingredients you will love every bite. Sit inside and soak in the vibe or sit in a minivan and enjoy your favorite creation. Really hungry? Try to tackle the... More 

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Thank Ed C
Gainesville, Florida, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Don't expect fancy or upscale when visiting Satchel's. Also, it's not on any tourist route. But DO expect great NY style pizza, friendly service and a funky atmosphere. You can even eat in an old VW bus. It's a locals fav, but strangers will feel right at home. Pizza, calzones and Satchel's famous chopped salad await you. Satchel's is a... More 

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Thank Susan M
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great pizza, limited seating, but worth the wait! I also love their salads. My son took me there for lunch one day and the wait was not as long as for dinner. They also have lunch specials like a slice, salad, and drink combo for a reasonable price. The younger crowd likes to sit in the van; I've sat in... More 

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Thank Megsmom628
Gainesville, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My favorite pies! Amazing house salad, too! Don't miss this hometown favorite. Great atmosphere. Fun place!

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Thank DeeFlamingo
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

extremely unique atmosphere, friendly staff. go early in day otherwise you will wait as it is a very popular local spot

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Thank Kim W
Ocala, Florida
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love their food! Pizza is great and salad is awesome! Always friendly and great service. It's a fun and eclectic place to eat with the family. I've eaten there multiple times, and never had a bad experience. Their lunch special is great too - slice a pizza and salad.

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Thank Ruth V
Miami
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This little joint was recommended by a friend, was at UF for an Ag Clinic. Stopped with the family, great food and even more amazing was the service and staff! A+ across the board! Will be visiting again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 24
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32609-8925
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-335-7272

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?