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Stan's Idle Hour

Address: 221 Harbor Place North, Goodland, FL 34140
Phone Number: 239-394-3041
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Ranked #4 of 15 Attractions in Goodland
Type: Bar/ Clubs, Nightlife
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Type: Bar/ Clubs, Nightlife
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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New York City, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Open tables for all no cover & a band on Sunday! They bbq burgers & stuff! Pretty good! Great for dancing & people watching!

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Nashville, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Loved the atmosphere at this place! Outside seating on old picnic tables, great music ( Hot Damn), service was fantastic and food was really great. Scallops were awesome !

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Memphis, Tennessee
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224 reviews 224 reviews
21 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Great place for people to gather, have some fun, listen to a live band playing, watch football, etc. Draws a great crowd and very entertaining. A fun place!

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Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
10 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

One of the most fun times you can have in deep South Florida. Music, dancing, cold beer, seafood and live music. A crowd of all ages. People watching a 10.

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NW Indiana
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67 reviews 67 reviews
9 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This is an interesting alternative to traditional dining on Marco Island, FL. The restaurant is rather rustic and and fun. This appears to be more of a local establishment with most seating on the outside. During the off season there are limited hours so be sure and check before going. We visited at 4:00 PM and there was a country... More 

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Defiance, Missouri
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Had a great time, party of 6, watching the band, drinking cold beer, & having a few appetizers, not the best for food, but fun environment. Some had cheeseburgers and liked them; good onion rings, shrimp cocktails too.

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Pocasset, Massachusetts
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Went on a Sunday as we were told best place to be. Glad it was off season. Probably would not be comfortable if I were really crowded. Not a lot of space and small restrooms. Beer warms up quick so highly recommend to get koozies from Fia's Island Gifts right next to the stage. Band was fantastic. Stayed all day.... More 

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

This is a busy place especially on Sundays. The have live music and dancing outside. It's also a great place to be when they have the boat parades. As far as the food goes... it's not much to right home about. Chicken fingers, you know the frozen food kinda stuff heated up. I'm not crazy about but it's a fun... More 

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Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, United States
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This is the "happenin' place" to be on Sundays. We arrived at 1:00 PM and it was impossible to find a place to park. We finally located a spot, went into the restaurant area and ordered hamburgs, fries, and beer. Our order was delivered almost immediately. The band was absolutely fabulous! No matter how young or old you are, you'll... More 

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Rockville, Maryland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
7 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

I've been coming here for over 20 years and it never disappoints! So much fun! The live music and free spirit feeling attract young, old, rich, poor, and people who want to let loose any given Sunday afternoon! Will miss Stan, but his family seems to have carried on the great tradition! The music is always lively and it's a... More 

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