GG's Waterfront Bar & Grill

4.5
1622 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Seafood
Affordable waterfront dining! Here you'll enjoy an amazing selection of day boat fish, fresh seafood, lobster and stone crabs, raw bar specialties and superb steaks and chops grilled to perfection! GG's Waterfront is centrally located on beautiful Hollywood Beach, minutes from Ft. Lauderdale, Aventura and 15 miles from Miami. Overlooking the Intracoastal waterway with 450 feet of dock, this is a fabulous way to enjoy beautiful waterfront sunsets! Newly remodeled and updated, the interior is elegant, yet casual and comfortable. The main dining room also features views of our large, bustling open kitchen. You can even dine al fresco on the covered dockside patio or relax and have a cocktail, appetizers or a meal in our outdoor lounge or main bar. The restaurant is a Hollywood Icon - in the 50's and 60's it was the famous Rat Pack hang-out of Frank Sinatra and his buddies. Now you can enjoy our legendary waterfront dining and views!
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LM
Miami
68 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was my husband's birthday on a holiday weekend. We called to say we were running late because our hotel lost our car! We arrived half an hour late and they were very busy. We were greeted warmly by Raven and given a beautiful table with a water view as we requested with less than a 5 minute wait. The food was wonderful. My husband's short ribs were the best he ever had and my seafood pasta was cooked to perfection! All that, and Bill provided excellent service as well. He was very engaging, helpful and we didn't feel at all rushed, even though they were really mobbed. It was just a completely wonderful experience.

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NT
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

We much appreciated our table outside. It is not as noisy as inside. Our waitress was very nice.

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MV
New England
8 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 3

The location was great, right on the inter coastal, and we were seated outside as we had requested. There was a strong smell however, which my friend attributed to low tide, but I’m not wholly convinced of that
Our waitress came right over with menus, but after that she was hard to find

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OT
Atlanta
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great over service, food quality, and experience

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RP
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Loved it just please honor reservations.
Over experience was great, food ,ambiance , service was satisfactory.

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Miami
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Jorge our waiter was awesome!..Made reservations for 8:15pm, didn’t get a table til almost 9:15pm..Food and drinks were great, but be ready to pay top dollar..Table was amazing and right on water...PERFECT!

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S
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

GG’s was amazing!! The food was outstanding, the atmosphere incredible, our server was so nice. We had a wonderful evening.

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Miami
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Très bon mais un peux chère. 123$ par personnes avec 2 bouteilles de vin à $71. La bouteille pour 5 personnes

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DW
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 3food 4service 5ambience 1

I have gone here for years and love sitting by the water. The food and service are always good and the view wonderful. However there was a strong smell of swamp gas or something awful that took away from everything. Every time a boat went by it churned up the water and the smell very difficult to enjoy a meal this way.

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Atlanta
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 5

Ambiance is amazing - we had a table outside- waterfront,which was beautiful. Service was great. Food was mediocre, unfortunately not at all worth the price.

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g
Philadelphia
22 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had a great time at GGs. Staff very attentive food was great and price was very good for a great meal

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K
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on February 12, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 3ambience 5

Dining outside with a view of the inter coastal was awesome. Food was good but not great.

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A
Miami
3 reviews
Dined on February 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was excellent and matching service! We were a party of four and all of us enjoyed the lunch tremendously

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L
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 11, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 3ambience 3

The food quality has fallen in the last year or so.

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LH
New York Area
1 review
Dined on February 11, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Food was very good. Service was excellent!
The atmosphere was wonderful!!

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S
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We go there every year for my hubby birthday and it's always excellent...crab legs were outstanding my husband's steak melted in his mouth...waiter was fabulous and outside bar entertainment was wonderful the man sounded just like Lou Rawls...we love this place wish we lived in Florida but we are Buffalonians....

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TR
Chicago
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

FOOD WAS VERY GOOD BUT THE LAYOUT OF THE BUFFET WAS POORLY LAID OUT

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AT
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

I WAS TOLD THIS WAS ONE OF THE BETTER RESTURANTS IN THE AREA AND I HAD TO TRY IT. I WENT DRESSED BUSINESS CAUSUAL GIVEN WHAT APPEARED TO BE A UPPER CLASS EATING ENVIORMENT FOR A 9;00 PM RESERVATION AND WHAT I FOUND WAS A CASUAL ATMOSPHERE WITH PATRONS DRESSED IN SHORTS OR WEARING FLIP FLOPS. JEANS WERE THE PROMINENT CASUAL WEAR.

THE FOOD WAS GOOD AS WAS THE SERVICE BUT FOR THE PRICE POINT THE RESTURANT LACKED IN ATMOSPHERE, THE TABLES WAS TOO SMALL FOR MY GUESTS AND THE NOISE LEVEL HAD MORE OF A CAFETERIA CACPHONY TO IT.

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JB
Dallas
12 reviews
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome food, service, atmosphere and ocean bay views!

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SF
Charlotte
4 reviews
Dined on February 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This place is where one should start and end ones vacation in Broward County!

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LG
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on February 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We went for both dinner and then lunch several days later. The food was delicious and the service attentive. We ate outside on the water, and the fact that we went back speaks for itself. We very much enjoyed our meal.

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PW
Perth / WA
1 review
Dined on February 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️!!! My waterfront reservation was honored! The hostess Katarina was the BEST! Polite, professional and adorable! She’s a GREAT first impression of GG’s! The server and food were awesome!

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BE
New York Area
1 review
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We were visiting from New Jersey and GGs was recommended to us by our hotel. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our seafood. Our server was wonderful and we had a beautiful view of the sunset. Worth every penny 😊

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NG
Miami
4 reviews
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Nous recommandons ce restaurant pour l'ensemble de la qualité: nourriture, service, ambiance. nous y retournerons avec plaisir.

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OT
Miami
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Brunch was amazing. A lot of different options and delicious food.

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Miami
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

Brunch was nice! Wished there were unlimited mimosas or bellini’s for the price. Overall it was good!

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MH
Miami
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was very good, very busy, took a little longer to get seated even with the reservation

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D
Pittsburgh
17 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Food excellent
Service excellent
What is with the euro-disco / dance club music?
Please just get some nice background jazz

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m
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Second time this week, and again, everything was perfect. The food is great, and it is clearly the most beautiful place to dine in Hollywood!

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Miami
3 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food excellent. Customer service superb!! Location the best. Super recommended! We loved it. I got a complementary desert for my birthday. Thanks GGG!!!

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M
Detroit
8 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had an amazing meal. Our entrees were both creative and perfect!

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FL
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The food and service was excellent, it was just a little noisy but definitely worth it

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L
Orlando
12 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We found this restaurant a few years back and go there every time we visit South Florida. Food and service are excellent - we usually do outdoor seating but too cold and rainy this time!

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TW
Toronto
14 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Server was fantastic, and our dinner was amazing.

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VP
Nashville
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Loved it! Enjoyed the selection and wine list, something for everyone!

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OT
Miami
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing I would go again for Happy friends get together!!!! The special was mind blowing!

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m
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on January 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Have been to GiGi’s 10 times over the last few years, and never been disappointed. Good service, outstanding ambiance, and delicious food. We had the 2lbs crab legs and the twin tails, all cooked perfectly, (never tasted better). And the key lime pie was possibly the best we’ve ever had. With wine and dessert it was a little pricey for a Wednesday night, but worth it! We really enjoy the view!

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L
New York Area
63 reviews
Dined on January 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was my birthday and I chose to return for our second visit. Food and service were consistently excellent!

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GG
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on January 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Classy, and good service

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FF
Washington DC
6 reviews
Dined on January 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

GG's never disappoints. Our table was ready when we arrived. Our server and busser were very attentive, the menu diverse and the food was excellent. Great for foodies!!

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