skip to main content skip to footer

Reviews

Great experience! This is a quality restaurant and lounge/bar. We always eat at the bar or
Great experience! This is a quality restaurant and lounge/bar. We always eat at the bar or ... read more
RickTurns via opentable.com - Feb 20, 2021
Visited for Valentines Day. Had a great meal with great service. We go back often, love this place!
Visited for Valentines Day. Had a great meal with great service. We go back often, love this place!
DougM via opentable.com - Feb 14, 2021
Excellent as always! Our "go to" place for special events.
Excellent as always! Our "go to" place for special events.
ScottH via opentable.com - Feb 14, 2021
Loved the food, the ambiiance and the service. Definitely will be coming back
Loved the food, the ambiiance and the service. Definitely will be coming back ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 14, 2021
Good as usual
Good as usual ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 14, 2021
We always have a wonderful dinner at Scott's. Would highly recommend.
We always have a wonderful dinner at Scott's. Would highly recommend.
TammyR via opentable.com - Feb 13, 2021
The food and service was impeccable. Definitely will return. One of the best meals I’ve ever had.
The food and service was impeccable. Definitely will return. One of the best meals I’ve ever had.
ColtF via opentable.com - Feb 13, 2021
My filet mignon was seared and grilled perfectly. The side dishes of risotto and brussels sprouts co
My filet mignon was seared and grilled perfectly. The side dishes of risotto and brussels sprouts completed a wonderful meal.
Auburn1983 via opentable.com - Feb 11, 2021
Ashley did a great job and was an excellent server!! Food was outstanding! My only request is that w
Ashley did a great job and was an excellent server!! Food was outstanding! My only request is that we could have been put in a booth away from some pretty loud customers, who were obviously trying to close a business deal, that were seated right outside our closet/booth. Really took away from what could have been a great ambience for ... read more
GregE via opentable.com - Feb 10, 2021
Very nice evening, we were celebrating both my mom and husbands birthday's
Very nice evening, we were celebrating both my mom and husbands birthday's ... read more
Reneec via opentable.com - Feb 6, 2021
Good friendly service. Food was well prepared and presented. Check was less than anticipated. We wil
Good friendly service. Food was well prepared and presented. Check was less than anticipated. We will go back.
JohnP via opentable.com - Feb 6, 2021
Creative options. Solid food and service. Unique downtown Gainesville space.
Creative options. Solid food and service. Unique downtown Gainesville space.
blank via opentable.com - Jan 30, 2021
Excellent steaks and great service as always. I really appreciated all of the safety precautions the
Excellent steaks and great service as always. I really appreciated all of the safety precautions they took due to covid.
McKenzie via opentable.com - Jan 27, 2021
Lovely laid back vibe with fantastic food and cocktails ... read more
Stephanie Case via google.com - Jan 26, 2021
We had a wonderful experience in our first time dining here. Sara our wait staff was delightful and
We had a wonderful experience in our first time dining here. Sara our wait staff was delightful and very attentive. We will definitely be back soon. Keep up the great work!
RussellK via opentable.com - Jan 23, 2021
Outstanding meal! Started with the Baked Blue Crab dip for the table. Served hot and creamy with nic
Outstanding meal! Started with the Baked Blue Crab dip for the table. Served hot and creamy with nice thin crackers. I had the Tenderloin with demi glaze served with perfectly cooked asparagus and yummy garlic mashed potatoes. Tenderloin wonderful and cooked rare. Husband had ribeye and the other 2 each had the filet medallions toppe ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Jan 23, 2021
We had a group of 10 that celebrated my wife's Birthday in one of Scott's private rooms. Wonderful f
We had a group of 10 that celebrated my wife's Birthday in one of Scott's private rooms. Wonderful food, service, atmosphere, etc. Will definitely return.
ChuckW via opentable.com - Jan 23, 2021
Overall it was a nice evening. The food was wonderful. We had the calamari as an appetizer and it wa
Overall it was a nice evening. The food was wonderful. We had the calamari as an appetizer and it was tasty and not over fried. The shrimp and grits were just right, and the right amount. The only thing was the service was slow. The server was nice, so it may have been a problem in the kitchen. I could hardly stand up after sitting s ... read more
GiGi via opentable.com - Jan 22, 2021
A very enjoyable evening! Good food, service and all around great time. Best food in Gainesville.
PJS2021 via opentable.com - Jan 16, 2021
A very enjoyable evening! Good food, service and all around great time. Best food in Gainesville.
A very enjoyable evening! Good food, service and all around great time. Best food in Gainesville.
PJS2021 via opentable.com - Jan 16, 2021
Food and wait staff were excellent.
AnnetteB via opentable.com - Jan 9, 2021
Birthday celebration and they did a great job and the food was excellent. Thanks ... read more
JohnD via opentable.com - Jan 9, 2021
We had a wonderful time! Always a pleasure to dine at Scott’s! Our waitress was fabulous!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Jan 7, 2021
Everything was really good, the food was delicious ... read more
AnaC via opentable.com - Dec 30, 2020
Wonderful service and fantastic food. Highly recommend.
Ryan Vaughn via google.com - Dec 30, 2020
Everything was really good, the food was delicious
Everything was really good, the food was delicious ... read more
AnaC via opentable.com - Dec 30, 2020
Really excellent food! Worth the price! Will continue going back.
FredGeorge via opentable.com - Dec 29, 2020
Really excellent food! Worth the price! Will continue going back.
Really excellent food! Worth the price! Will continue going back.
FredGeorge via opentable.com - Dec 29, 2020
We took my husband out for his birthday. Everyone felt safe and had a wonderful time. The service and food were both excellent and we would all recommend this restaurant for any special occasion!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Dec 19, 2020
They always have great food and service every time we go.
PeterL via opentable.com - Dec 19, 2020
We loved everything we ordered! The steak was delicious and the seafood trio was outstanding. To top it off the service was top notch. Casey was our server and he was so helpful and attentive. We would definitely revisit this restaurant.
TeresaR via opentable.com - Dec 19, 2020
We loved everything we ordered! The steak was delicious and the seafood trio was outstanding. To top
We loved everything we ordered! The steak was delicious and the seafood trio was outstanding. To top it off the service was top notch. Casey was our server and he was so helpful and attentive. We would definitely revisit this restaurant.
TeresaR via opentable.com - Dec 19, 2020
Lovely place to unwind as well as comfortable. The food is divine. Scott is the owner and he is amazing!!! I would give them 6⭐ if I could, no doubt! Yummy!!!😋 ... read more
Michelle Haynes via google.com - Dec 18, 2020
We frequently dine at Scott’s
We frequently dine at Scott’s for consistently great cocktails, food and service. We also used them to cater a special event and both the food and service was excellent. I highly recommend Scott’s for a great night out as well as high quality catering with...attention to detail for your special event.More ... read more
ktbaxter via tripadvisor.com - Dec 13, 2020
We came to celebrate Jim’s 80th birthday. It was lovely to have one of the little private rooms. The food was excellent, as was the service. We did appreciate Scott’s stopping by towel On my way! Us and visit. Nice touch!Judy Brannan ... read more
Brannan via opentable.com - Dec 12, 2020
We came to celebrate Jim’s 80th birthday. It was lovely to have one of the little private rooms. The
We came to celebrate Jim’s 80th birthday. It was lovely to have one of the little private rooms. The food was excellent, as was the service. We did appreciate Scott’s stopping by towel On my way! Us and visit. Nice touch!
Brannan via opentable.com - Dec 11, 2020
Food was fabulous. No concerns whatsoever re: social distancing. Scott himself came by our table to chat a couple of times. Our waiter was wonderful.
sandrag via opentable.com - Dec 9, 2020
Food was fabulous. No concerns whatsoever re: social distancing. Scott himself came by our table to
Food was fabulous. No concerns whatsoever re: social distancing. Scott himself came by our table to chat a couple of times. Our waiter was wonderful.
sandrag via opentable.com - Dec 8, 2020
Great decor, great service and great food.
EPICGAMING233 via google.com - Dec 6, 2020
The food and service was excellent was always. The mixed grill trio is always great.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Dec 6, 2020
1st visit but we'll be back. Loved the lounge too!
Suwanee via opentable.com - Dec 6, 2020
1st visit but we'll be back. Loved the lounge too!
1st visit but we'll be back. Loved the lounge too!
Suwanee via opentable.com - Dec 5, 2020
So good. Definitely go here!
I wanted a nice meal for our anniversary dinner closer to home than Atlanta. So glad I read the reviews for Scott's Downtown. My husband and I absolutely loved it. The quiet atmosphere was perfect for us. The waiter (I can't remember his name but...he was excellent) was very helpful, polite, and not overbearing. He anticipated o ... read more
springlett via tripadvisor.com - Dec 3, 2020
The food was so good. The quiet atmosphere was perfect for a romantic dinner with my husband. The waiter was very helpful, not overbearing, but never left us needing to ask for anything. Really, the food was amazing!
SpringC via opentable.com - Dec 1, 2020
We had a great date night at Scott’s. The food and service are excellent every time we go.
JenniferP via opentable.com - Dec 1, 2020
The food was so good. The quiet atmosphere was perfect for a romantic dinner with my husband. The wa
The food was so good. The quiet atmosphere was perfect for a romantic dinner with my husband. The waiter was very helpful, not overbearing, but never left us needing to ask for anything. Really, the food was amazing!
SpringC via opentable.com - Dec 1, 2020
Best food, service and environment in Gainesville, GA ... read more
TerriK via opentable.com - Nov 29, 2020
Very high class dinner. Awesome setting and very friendly personnel. My guests were very impressed. Will visit again soon. Very tasty food. Checked all the boxes.
RayA via opentable.com - Nov 27, 2020
I must rave about the lamb which was perfectly cooked and seasoned. It really was nothing short of spectacular. My wife’s filet was also perfectly done. The apple crisp was too oatey for my taste but the portion easily fed two. We had a choice of the main floor but chose one of the small alcoves that are private and quieter. I w ... read more
Dreyfus via opentable.com - Nov 27, 2020
Very high class dinner. Awesome setting and very friendly personnel. My guests were very impressed.
Very high class dinner. Awesome setting and very friendly personnel. My guests were very impressed. Will visit again soon. Very tasty food. Checked all the boxes.
RayA via opentable.com - Nov 27, 2020
I must rave about the lamb which was perfectly cooked and seasoned. It really was nothing short of s
I must rave about the lamb which was perfectly cooked and seasoned. It really was nothing short of spectacular. My wife’s filet was also perfectly done. The apple crisp was too oatey for my taste but the portion easily fed two. We had a choice of the main floor but chose one of the small alcoves that are private and quieter. I would ... read more
Dreyfus via opentable.com - Nov 27, 2020
This was our first trip to Scott's Downtown. We were not disappointed. It was an all-around great way to help celebrate our 50th anniversary - from the time we walked in the door until we left. We will definitely be back.
KenS via opentable.com - Nov 21, 2020
This was our first trip to Scott's Downtown. We were not disappointed. It was an all-around great wa
This was our first trip to Scott's Downtown. We were not disappointed. It was an all-around great way to help celebrate our 50th anniversary - from the time we walked in the door until we left. We will definitely be back.
KenS via opentable.com - Nov 21, 2020
It is a very nice, home-like feel inside. We loved having dinner in one of the little coves. The food was delicious and everyone was very friendly.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Nov 20, 2020
We go there several times a year, each time it seems to get better, everyone there is professional and caring I tried the butter poached lobster, it was amazing. Can't wait to go back ... read more
RoyB via opentable.com - Nov 19, 2020
Great experience all around for our anniversary. Food is top notch. I got the special which was pompano fish over citrus risotto - Delicious! My wife had the filet which was cooked a perfect medium rare. Best Brussels sprouts we’ve ever had. You have to try them. Scott, the owner, came out to say hi to each of the tables- super ... read more
ChadC via opentable.com - Nov 18, 2020
We love eating at Scott's! Always a great environment, food never disappoints, and the staff is always very nice. We love how Scott will come out to great all his guests. We highly recommend a visit to Scott's if you are looking for great food!
Jenn Copper via google.com - Nov 18, 2020
Great experience all around for our anniversary. Food is top notch. I got the special which was pomp
Great experience all around for our anniversary. Food is top notch. I got the special which was pompano fish over citrus risotto - Delicious! My wife had the filet which was cooked a perfect medium rare. Best Brussels sprouts we’ve ever had. You have to try them. Scott, the owner, came out to say hi to each of the tables- super nice ... read more
ChadC via opentable.com - Nov 17, 2020
Scott’s never disappoints. Food service and ambiance always top notch ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Nov 14, 2020
What an amazing place to eat! Very romantic options available in the dinning room and they even offer formal catering for events like weddings and such. The food is amazing! My favorite being the meat and cheese appertizers and their risotto. T6he customer service is on point. The way the servers and hosts speak to you made my exper ... read more
Laura Purcell via google.com - Nov 9, 2020
Scott's is one of our favorite restaurants. It is THE place we want to go when we are looking for an elegant night out with great food.
KennethR via opentable.com - Nov 7, 2020
Wonderful atmosphere and ambiance. Excellent service an excellent food!
Tommy via opentable.com - Nov 6, 2020
Wonderful atmosphere and ambiance.
Wonderful atmosphere and ambiance.
Tommy via opentable.com - Nov 6, 2020
We came to Scott’s for the first time for our anniversary, and let me just say they did NOT disappoint!! We had Katie as our server and she was spectacular!! We will definitely be back.
Tiffany Burnette via google.com - Oct 31, 2020
As always, Scott's was an amazing experience. The food is always cooked to perfection!Thanks for the wonderful experience.
Marcy via opentable.com - Oct 25, 2020
Great place for a family meal. You can reserve private rooms for small groups.
MichaelE via opentable.com - Oct 25, 2020
This dinner was to celebrate our 61st wedding anniversary, and everything was appropriate for the occasion. Thanks to you, Scott, and to all of your staff for a very special evening.
Bob85 via opentable.com - Oct 25, 2020
The food was as delicious as always, and the service was exceptional... Kristen took wonderful care of us. We'll definitely be asking for her the next time we visit.
ConnieB via opentable.com - Oct 25, 2020
Great food and an excellent atmosphere. Our server Katie was very good also. 😀 Thanks for making my wife's birthday memorable.
Seth Thomas via google.com - Oct 24, 2020
As always, Scott's was an amazing experience. The food is always cooked to perfection!
As always, Scott's was an amazing experience. The food is always cooked to perfection!
Marcy via opentable.com - Oct 24, 2020
Great place for a family meal. You can reserve private rooms for small groups.
Great place for a family meal. You can reserve private rooms for small groups.
MichaelE via opentable.com - Oct 24, 2020
Awesome food, great service, wonderful atmosphere. Scott even popped into our room and said hello ... read more
bob woodbutcher062 via google.com - Oct 20, 2020
Risotto was delicious!
Tammy Poole via google.com - Oct 17, 2020
Nice space. Excellent food. Great service ... read more
Steve via opentable.com - Oct 17, 2020
The food was really good but the service was not what we are use to. We were there an hour and twenty minutes before getting our entrée. There was a large party so we had to wait until they got their food.
JJ4G via opentable.com - Oct 17, 2020
Great food, great service ... read more
Phil Inglima via google.com - Oct 15, 2020
Excellent food, drinks, and service ... read more
paigez via opentable.com - Oct 11, 2020
I took my fiance to Scott's for his birthday and we had the best food we've had in a very long time! Mr. Scott himself walked around to talk with and joke with all of the customers, and our server (Casey I believe was his name) was amazing. He was so sweet and made sure everything went super smoothly from explaining in depth what was ... read more
Chase Natereli via google.com - Oct 9, 2020
We were seated immediately upon entering, and we were seated in a private alcove. Service was excellent, and the food was prepared perfectly. We both thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, and the food was a great value. My only complaint is the single malt scotch serving seemed light.
MichaelL via opentable.com - Oct 4, 2020
My family and I always enjoy dining at Scott's!!!The food is awesome and the noise level is quite!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Oct 4, 2020
Just an awesome place. We are so lucky to have such a great place to have a great meal with the best service. Owned by the chef himself, we are lucky we don't have to travel to Atlanta to get such a great experience. I have tried so many different things on the menu and all are so good. Thank you .
JOHNH via opentable.com - Oct 3, 2020
We were seated immediately upon entering, and we were seated in a private alcove. Service was excell
We were seated immediately upon entering, and we were seated in a private alcove. Service was excellent, and the food was prepared perfectly. We both thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, and the food was a great value. My only complaint is the single malt scotch serving seemed light.
MichaelL via opentable.com - Oct 3, 2020
My family and I always enjoy dining at Scott's!!!
My family and I always enjoy dining at Scott's!!!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Oct 3, 2020
We celebrated my mom’s 85th Birthday at Scott’s Downtown this evening. She had requested lamb for years and we were finally able to get her there! The lamb was beyond amazing and the service impeccable! Chef Scott came out to meet her. The rest of us had Prime Filet Mignon and it too was out of this world. Just a great experience all ... read more
Beverly Buffington via google.com - Oct 2, 2020
Just an awesome place. We are so lucky to have such a great place to have a great meal with the best
Just an awesome place. We are so lucky to have such a great place to have a great meal with the best service. Owned by the chef himself, we are lucky we don't have to travel to Atlanta to get such a great experience. I have tried so many different things on the menu and all are so good. Thank you .
JOHNH via opentable.com - Oct 2, 2020
Our experience was AMAZING!! I reserved a table for my sister’s 30th Birthday. The restaurant was empty (which was great for a more private experience) but the decor and ambiance were beautiful! Each entree was delicious and flavorful and the drinks were well crafted. The cherry on top was the amazing hospitality from our server Kris ... read more
AshleyW via opentable.com - Sep 30, 2020
It was our 50th Wedding Anniversary and chose Scott’s Downtown as a special place to celebrate the occasion. The food could not have been better; Everything was delicious. Our server was Kristen and she was excellent andvery attentive to us and our special occasion. Scott came by to greet us and to wish us a happy anniversary. It was ... read more
HarryW via opentable.com - Sep 27, 2020
Scott’s never disappoints. Service is great. Food is outstanding and the ambiance is perfect for a romantic evening ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Sep 25, 2020
Scott's catered by Birthday week at the ARK. The food was amazing, especially the brunch.
Everett Henkel III via google.com - Sep 21, 2020
Want To Tell Us About Your Experience?
GoogleMyBusinessFoursquareFacebookYelpZomatoTwitterTrip AdvisorYouTubeGrouponInstagramOpen TablePinterestZagatFlickrLinkedInTumblrTheKnotWeddingWire