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TGI Friday's - CLOSED

1045 Old Camp Rd, The Villages, FL 32162-1614
352-259-0443
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Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Dec 12, 2013
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31 reviews from our community

51% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Lady Lake, Florida
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

We've eaten at various Friday around the country and they're all about the same, average food and drinks at moderate prices. Service for us has always been fair to very good and the same was true for this Friday's in the Villages. Unfortunately, this location suddenly closed in November 2013 and there's no plans to re-open. Many TGIF's are closing... More

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New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Have been a frequent patron of Friday's for about 4 years. The quality of service and food have gone downhill steadily. Frequent turnover of staff has left the bar without efficiency and character. On a recent visit to the bar there were 4 people opposite my party of 4. It took nearly 7 minutes for us to be greeted and... More

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Lady Lake, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Wait staff is a little slow on getting food out or the cook is slow in the kitchen but overall a good experience for casual dining. Try the Jack Daniel's Burger for a little kick in the burger department. Pricing is a tad high but the rent is probably a tad higher in this location.

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Lady Lake, Florida
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85 reviews 85 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

This is a local spot here that we have avoided for hearing so many poor reviews. I had the Bean Burger and its was clearly out of a box and warmed. it was dry and crumbly and on a bun with a meager slice of avocado. ours friends burger s were ok - they said just average, but all of... More

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Central Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

I'm a member of their dining club (free, and get points for $$ spent). Get a free dinner about every 6 meals or so - a very good deal. Fridays does have quite good food, and their Jack Daniels entrees is wonderful - esp the FlatIron steak. Hate to see the sodium levels, but - yum. Service is so-so, and... More

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The Villages, Florida, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Love the people there. they are very friendly. Food is above average. Prices are very reasonable and portions are good.

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DeLand, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Four of us decided to try this TGIF. The place had only about 5 tables occupied at 1:00 PM First contact with server took about 15 minutes. After drinks arrived we ordered appetizers and lunch. Waited 45 minutes for apps to come out. She told me mine did not come out as it should and another was being prepared. (Flatbread)... More

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Elk Grove Village
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79 reviews 79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

Stopped in about 5 pm while visiting the Sumpter Landings at the Villages. Did not wait for a booth as requested but was puzzled by a couple of things .PUZZLE #1: The hostess said "one moment and I'll clean one off for you" when the next one was available and all set up? Waitress was pleasant. Ordered the salmon platter... More

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Ocala, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Went to TGIF while visiting "the villages" on 4/14/13 about 5pm. Service was sooooo slow. Regular wait person had a trainee and seems to have him do all the work without much training. She, the regular wait person, spent her time talking to table and other workers and did nothing for our table. Ordered a salad and instead of a... More

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Inverness, Florida
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

It's been a along time since I'd been in a Fridays, and my husband and I decided to stop in last night. It was disappointing on all the levels that matter to me. Service was slow, and half-hearted, and the food was below average. The upside is that we did the $10 deal, so we didn't spend much on the... More

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