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Southern Comfort Properties loves Gainesville, FL

Southern Comfort Properties LOVES Gainesville, FL

Southern Comfort Properties loves all that Gainesville has to offer to residents and visitors.

Check out this phenomenal magazine, The Guide to Greater Gainesville: 

Our ad is feature on page 177:

Restaurants recommendations:
Embers Wood Grill (
In my opinion- the best restaurant in town because of its excellent service, professional wait staff, quality of the wine list, and the delicious food.  I would tell you to tell them that I sent you (they are great friends and my art is around the restaurant), but you will get good service and food no matter what.  They are located about 5 minutes from the condo (just south of the corner of Archer Road and 34 Street).
Blue Gill Restaurant:
Great seafood and southern cooking!  Open for lunch and dinner- please check website for hours.
Downtown Restaurants
Dragonfly Sushi (best sushi in Gainesville- go early because the wait can be long on weekends)
Manuel’s Vintage Room (superb wine menu)
V Pizza- Great Italian style pizza!
Emilianos   (Spanish food- delish!)
Mochi (dessert)
Mark’s Prime Steakhouse (very good steaks)
Starbucks  (zip code is 32601)
Paramount Grill  (very fresh food)
The Top (people love it- it’s more of an indie scene) 30 N Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601; 352.337.1188
The Daily Green (fresh, organic food and smoothies)
Harry’s Seafood Bar and Grill
Starbucks is on SE 2 Avenue and SE 1 Street
Maudes is directly across the street from Starbucks
A full list is on: (but definitely check their websites before heading out because some might be closed down)
Tall Paul's Brew House, 10 SE 2nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601; 352.505.0990
Other restaurants within driving distance:
Don’t have a car with you?
· can pick up groceries at any grocery store and deliver them to you at a time of your choice.
· can pick up food for a large variety of local restaurants and deliver your meal to you.
·      Gainesville has UberX (a car service that can be called through your Smartphone- the app is “Uber”) and there are taxi services in Gainesville as well.
·      There is a bus stop very close to the Summit House sign on SW 16 Avenue.  The bus system is RTS and a map of the routes can be found here:
Activities for Kids
Up-to-date programs can be found on:
Florida Museum of Natural History (usually has children’s activities during the day, and has a great butterfly rain forest).
Indoor Play park at Sun:
Westside Park is on the corner of 34 Street and 8 Avenue
Outdoor Activities:
La Chua Trail:  You are guaranteed to see at least 1 alligator, and sometimes as many as 100+.  Also, wild horses, bison, a large variety of birds, and other animals can be seen (if they are close to the trail)
The Hawthorne Trail can be entered at multiple points- it's a 30 mile round-trip trail, but can be done in sections.  Great for biking, rollerblading, running, walking, etc... 
Paynes Prairie State Park is south on 441 in Micanopy:
Ichatuchnee Springs
Kanapaha Gardens
Thomas Center
Beautiful old house with beautiful gardens and a nice fountain (city park, so free).  Located just north of downtown Gainesville.
Grocery Stores:
Publix;  Northwest 13 Street and North Main
Trader Joe’s is at 3724 SW Archer Rd
Lucky’s Market is at 1459 NW 23rd Ave:
Ward’s Supermarket
Fresh Market:
Places of Worship:
Nearby Churches are Episcopal, Presbyterian, Methodist, and Catholic
Dry Cleaners:
I have a downloadable nature guide on the condo website at it is the last tab.
La Chua Trail, Paynes Prairie
HOME Magazine- August/ September: (pages 77-79)
Kanapaha Gardens:
HOME Magazine- October/ November: (pages 37-39)
UF Campus Part 1
HOME Magazine- December/ January: (pages 51-53)
UF Campus Part 2
HOME Magazine- February/ March (pages 67-69)
Harn Museum Asian Wing

HOME Magazine- April/ May (Pages 36-38)

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