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Cody's Original Roadhouse

1041 Lake Shore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162
(352) 259-8500
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Ranked #30 of 96 Restaurants in The Villages
Price range: $0 - $25
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: You'll only need to look around Cody's to see why "Original" is our middle name. You'll enter an era gone by, when things were simpler, more casual and definitely more relaxed. Tubs of roasted peanuts are available throughout for snackin', crackin' or throwin' on the floor. You'll enjoy Cody's fresh cut, flame broiled, USDA prime and choice Steaks, Prime Rib, Rotisserie Chicken, Pork Back Ribs, Fresh, Fresh Fish, Burgers, Fajitas and more. At Cody's, we're proud of our expert cooking skills and we've put the grill front and center for your viewing.All told, Cody's Original Roadhouse is a fun, casual, family friendly Roadhouse that serves "Just Plain Good Food®". You won't go home hungry or broke - you'll just go home happy!
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The Villages, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 NEW

I ordered chicken fried chicken which was great! My husband ordered an end cut of prime rib and it was a BIG beautiful perfectly prepared piece of prime rib!! He enjoyed every morsel of it.

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 NEW

have been before, and it didn't disappoint this time either. Great service, menu and entertainment. Love sitting outside on the deck.

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Lady Lake
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Food quality is always good, but sitting outside by the bar the wait staff is never there. Sit inside or outside off the dining room.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I went to school in Upstate NY so I know a good wing. Pleasantly surprised by the "Ramey" wings - which are the equivalent of HOT in upstate. Bar menu items were tasty too. Had the Bar Burger, which is the perfect snack size. Didn't even need ketchup or mustard. The onion rings are huge and a bit on the... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

An afternoon snack and beer at the bar was great. They feature a great bar menu and drink specials that make for a great value. The quality of the food was great and the beer selection good. Will return.

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Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

After several visits I gave up on them but, I tried once more. Just had a marginally edible sirloin steak for lunch...will be my last visit...I Don't know how they can charge for this stuff? And, why do Villagers go there? If you want to test a new set of dentures, this is your place, otherwise...you are warned.

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CodysAmerican, Manager at Cody's Original Roadhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We apologize that your visits to Cody's have not been enjoyable. We encourage our guests to feel free to bring any issues with there experience to the attention of our managers on duty so that we can remedy them quickly. I want you to know that we value your feedback and... More

The Villages, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We like to bring friends to Cody's. It is especially good to bring kids and small groups. They love eating the salted peanuts on the shell and throwing the shells on the floor. Try the outside bar with nightly entertainment.

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Wildwood, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

+ The service was impeccable. The food was very tasty, hot, and served promptly. THE ATMOSPHERE WAS GOOD AND IF YOU WANTED TO WATCH TV, THERE WAS A GIANT LED MONITOR ON THE WALL. Seating gave us enough room and there were peanuts on the table.

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CodysAmerican, Manager at Cody's Original Roadhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! I'm so glad you enjoyed your experience at Cody's. We pride ourselves on providing excellent food and service in a fun and relaxing atmosphere, so I'm pleased to hear that you were able to experience all we have to offer! Thank you for your patronage, and we hope to see you again, soon! Best,... More

Mesa, Arizona
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We stayed at The Villages Sept. 2014 to preview moving there. Everything about the Villages was absolutely wonderful & we're going to move there. We ate at Cody's, wanting a nice steak dinner for our last night in The Villages. They had an early bird menu, which we were unaware of so it was a nice surprise, if you ordered... More

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Watertown, Wisconsin
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

My parents took my husband and me to the restaurant. We were there in time for happy hour, wow I ordered a strawberry daiquiri and I got my money's worth. It was very tasty and BIG. Everyone enjoyed their food. The salad and dinner rolls were also wonderful. The manager comes around and talks to every table, what a bonus.... More

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CodysAmerican, Manager at Cody's Original Roadhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We're happy to hear that you and your family had such a great experience at Cody's- especially with our 2-for-1 Happy Hour! We thank you for your compliments and we look forward to seeing you again! Best, Scott More

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Additional Information about Cody's Original Roadhouse

Address: 1041 Lake Shore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162
Phone Number: (352) 259-8500
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  The Villages
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 25
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Seafood, Steakhouse

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