5 star review  One of our favorite places to eat. The food is awesome, as is the view over the river. Friendly atmosphere & staff. Had several different meals here, and never disappointed.... Read the Rest...

    thumb Angela Freeborn
    September 3, 2020

    5 star review  Fabulous restaurant! Husband and I went for our 43rd wedding anniversary. Food excellent, restaurant personnel all complying with Face masks, tables 10 ft. Apart. Highly recommendūüĎćūüŹĽ!

    thumb Ann Marie DeIasi
    September 14, 2020

    5 star review  we were just out for a ride and ran across this place. amazing staff.... we tried the calamari appetizer and it was the best I have ever had. they were... Read the Rest...

    thumb Rhonda McDowell
    August 3, 2019

    5 star review  Me and my beautiful lady drove down from Ga, (Ga. Had no steak anywhere we went). We drove down the west side of Florida to enjoy the coast. We decided... Read the Rest...

    thumb David Masters
    July 9, 2020

      Very unexpected real find in a totally out of the way place. Not cheap but worth it. ¬†The grouper was grilled perfectly and the pecan pie was the best I... Read Full Review...

    thumb Ellen T.
    6/06/2021

      Black waters was always one of our favorite restaurants until last night. 9/7/21. I made a reservation online and called to also check. Everything went downhill from there. I ordered... Read Full Review...

    thumb Phil M.
    9/08/2021

      We stopped by here randomly on our drive back home. We are all happy that we did. My husband had the grouper sandwich and raved about it. Everyone feel in... Read Full Review...

    thumb Season S.
    7/23/2021

      A friend of mine and I took a nice leisurely drive from Gville to Yankeetown to try Blackwater Grill. ¬†There were steep stairs to get on the porch so I... Read Full Review...

    thumb Jerome D.
    8/24/2019

      It was well worth the drive from Gainesville. The food was top notch. Grouper melted in your mouth. The crab cakes were all crab with very little filling. The salads... Read Full Review...

    thumb Mark S.
    5/30/2019

      What a wonderful surprise! Wanting to get out of Ocala for the evening we traveled west to see the sunset over the Gulf. Afterwards, we were looking for a place... Read Full Review...

    thumb Josh K.
    9/01/2021

      This place is amazing! It's a nice house on the river. The food is excellent! Very fresh and high quality. The service is unusual-very attentive and friendly! We ate here... Read Full Review...

    thumb Renee D.
    9/05/2021

      We accidentally found this amazing place! It is in a beautiful location on the Withlacoochie River, all windows- bright- beautifully decorated-just a classy place. We got there right as the... Read Full Review...

    thumb Paula O.
    5/14/2021

    star rating  The bacon wrapped date app was beyond delicious, the stuffed grouper was excellent. Service was polite and prompt. The filet was a little over done, but had good flavor. We... read more

    avatar thumb jenna m
    April 10, 2021

    star rating  We enjoyed a great dinner with friends at Blackwater. Grouper, pork chops, and several appetizers were ordered. Don‚Äôt pass up the bacon wrapped dates. Our server did a nice job... read more

    avatar thumb joanmkelsey
    July 3, 2020

    star rating  First time visit. Some confusion about our reservation but it was handled accomodatingly & very professional. Gator tail app was tasty & tender. Caesar salad was fresh, caprese salad was... read more

    avatar thumb Kezcrow
    February 13, 2021

    star rating  We've been coming to Blackwater Grill for years. The owner/management/chef has just been very good and is not afraid to adjust for the better. So, in every area from very... read more

    avatar thumb OcalaHomeFL
    March 18, 2021

    star rating  With company in town for a visit, we drove to Yankeetown and stopped at Blackwater for lunch. This was our 1st visit and came away very pleased with our decision.... read more

    avatar thumb Ray M
    April 30, 2021

    star rating  So hard to revisit a place where you had an incredible meal and get another Incredible meal. Wife had Black Grouper, perfect. Daughter has seared Tuna, perfect again, and over... read more

    avatar thumb marlinmydarlinrick
    October 20, 2020

    star rating  Ten of us dined and we all agreed the food was delicious from a perfectly cooked steak to stuffed grouper. The food was served in a timely fashion & all... read more

    avatar thumb Paula W
    June 22, 2020

    star rating  We're visiting from Indiana and didn't really know what to expect. We wanted to eat outside as we're being cautious regarding COVID-19, so were happy to find this spot with... read more

    avatar thumb sheilaoc
    January 9, 2021