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The Top

30 N Main St, Gainesville, FL 32601-5322
+1 352-337-1188
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
30 N Main St, Gainesville, FL 32601-5322
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had brunch here last weekend while visiting my niece who is a sophomore at UF. We were seated after about a 15 minute wait, we ordered a chicken finger appetizer which we had to ask about 20 minutes after ordering when it still had not...More

Thank MegEll71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service and attention to detail. Delicious and well-seasoned dinners. Decent prices. Very causal decor. Never had a bad experience at this place.

Thank Greg W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They open at 5:00 PM and there is a line waiting. If you come after 6:00 PM there will definitely be a wait for a table. Order almost anything on the menu you'll know why! Good fresh food, locally sourced and prepared by chefs who...More

Thank Costelr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very creative menu, good vegetarian options, big bar, a very popular dining spot for Gainesville. Get there before 6 pm if you want to avoid a wait. Managed to hit happy hour, and then munched on a variety of appetizers which were all good. We...More

Thank AlbertAlberta2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate there after a UF gymnastics meet. Got a table in a reasonable time. Nice drinks and have to say the most conscientious server, Chris. He was the best. The food was it’s usual best. If you want an eclectic but vibrant scene w...More

Thank mcirullo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here two times now and the wait time has been 45 mins both times. You would think that a restaurant that looked so busy would have good food.... not The Top. The first time I went I received a burger with egg, bacon, and...More

Thank Kylison B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bad- The far end of the bar (furthest from the entrance) stinks like old wet bar rags. The smell was overpowering, and make me feel a bit ill, almost causing me to leave. However, the pesto melt with grilled tempeh was phenomenal. I had...More

Thank MeraKi25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, daughter and I were in town for a college tour. We read good reviews on The Top, so we tried it out. We waited 40 minutes on a Sunday night. But i am not familiar with a college town, so maybe this is...More

Thank rsgh143
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We had to wait- but we expected it. Outdoor bar was not a full bar/ but ok. Dinner and waiter were excellent- nice variety including gluten free options we were looking for.

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

The server kept us posted on our food, although it took a little to long to be served. Beverages were excellent. I'm sure we'll be back

Thank Nancy J
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Response from Brett P | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 N Main St, Gainesville, FL 32601-5322
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-337-1188
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the TOP / prepped daily / fresh & local ingredients / see you soon
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