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Ballyhoo Grill

Seafood, black beans & rice get high marks By Mike Sanford, GLOB Editor The Ballyhoo Grill on Newberry Rd. is a popular lunch spot that I should have featured before now for many reasons:   Ballyhoo's has an excellent patio for dining, music, conversation and lunch outings when the climate…
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Bamboos

Asian lunch convenient, unremarkable By Mike Sanford, GLOB Editor I've traveled by Bamboo's Asian restaurant in the Market Square Shopping Center on SW 91st St. and admired how this building was positioned strategically in this Gainesville shopping center. You can't miss it. Bamboos sits at the entrance—like a sentry guarding…
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Bangkok Square

Thai lunch stop delights with Pad Thai By: Melissa Kahan, GLOB Correspondent There are not many notable Thai restaurants in Gainesville. Sure you can venture to Midtown for some dimly-lit atmosphere and standard Thai at Tatu, or even go to the newly renovated Bahn Thai. I did not realize that…
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Bangkok Square, West Gainesville.

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Bay Island Coffee Company

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Bento Cafe

Bento brings sushi-boat load of good eats By Melissa Kahan, GLOB Correspondent Both Bento Café locations on Archer Road and Newberry Road in Hogtown are not new concepts. However, students, parents and people of all ages flock to this chain pan-Asian and sushi kitchen regularly. I wouldn't even attempt going…
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Bento Cafe

MM lunch takes on a Flexitarian attitude By Mike Sanford, GLOB Editor If Fridays couldn't get any better the GLOB Master's end of the week became special with Gainesville Lunch Out Blob Staffer Emeritus, Eating Adventurer, and good friend Melissa Kahan was in town from Raleigh, North Carolina. GLOB Content…
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Big Island Bowls

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Big Lou's New York Style Pizzeria

In writing about another amazing Big Lou's Slice of the Day (SOTD) Special, I'm thinking the GLOB has covered Big Lou's NY Italian Pizzeria a lot. But, you know what, GLOBers? Big Lou's deserves it. I'm thinking Big Lou's is one of the two best pizza lunch stops in North…
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Big Mill's Cheesesteaks

Bright smile, 'Stallion' work for lunch By Mike Sanford, GLOB Editor You know how sometimes it is the little things that will make a lunch special GLOBers? It was a Friday lunch time and I had an excellent week of managing my blood sugar levels and decided a Big Mills…
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Bistro 1245

Choosing the lunch entrée image above for this review was easy with M.K.’s spectacular looking lunch of the Bistro 1245 Mixed greens salad ($7.96) with radish, pear slices, with a house made balsamic vinaigrette. A Salmon Filet topped MK’s salad for an additional $4.50. The salad was large enough to…
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BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

Brewhouse is incorrect for this food world By Mike Sanford, GLOB Editor My son Bob and I had a very good lunch in one of the biggest restaurants I have ever enjoyed lunch. I did think of Bob Seger's great tune, Feel like a number, as my son Bob and…
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Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza

Archer Rd. pizza served 'blazing fast' By: Melissa Kahan, GLOB Correspondent It's hard to beat a personal 11" pizza for under $9, and certainly when that includes any and all of the toppings you want. Blaze Pizza is a national fast food chain, a pizza joint similar in ordering style…
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Blue Agave

Mexican cuisine wasn't even on my menu I was thinking as I turned into the Blue Agave parking lot off of NW 43rd St. I have mentioned more than once the GLOB Master is a big Mexican food lover. It all started when I cam to Gainesville to go to…
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Blue Gill Quality Food

'Old Florida Café' perfect afternoon interlude By Mike Sanford, GLOB Editor My friendship with UF/Shands Research Coordinator, Ms. Kristina Steinfeldt, has pleasantly opened a lot of doors for the GLOB Master in the areas of the arts and entertainment. Kristina is a big music lover with a Texas flavor and…
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Blue Highway Pizza

Dueling pizzas has two winners By Mike Sanford, GLOB Editor GLOBer Lynn Dirk contributed to this restaurant feature. I just had the best pizza lunch I have had in a very long time. I have been thinking about a trip out to Blue Highway in West Gainesville's Tioga Town Center…
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BlueBird Wings

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Boca Fiesta, Fri. & Sun. Lunch

De quiénes taco?!  Not your momma's taco shop By Lynn Dirk, GLOB Correspondent Editor's Note:Lynn Dirk, an editorial and communications assistant at the Brain Rehabilitation Research Center of the US Department of Veterans Affairs, is a devout enthusiast of all food things healthy. When I go to a restaurant, I…
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Bohannon's 1 Stop

Gas, tires, peanuts & 'FOTR' personified By Mike Sanford, GLOB Editor The Gainesville Lunch Out Blog hopes to regularly tell you about lunch places where you can make a quick stop, grab your lunch and go. Something like an ‘Order Here’ walk up window--a strategic hot dog stand, a grocery…
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