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Food Is Love

Indiana Avenue, Englewood, FL 34223
+1 941-111-1111
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Ranked #66 of 95 Restaurants in Englewood
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

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English first
Englewood, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Food is Love has new owners, and everything has changed. The staff is friendly, but the food is lacking....they must be using a different produce and meat supplier because the quality is not there. The menu is different, more like a casual dinner, and the BBQ- smoked meats are no longer there. The server said everything was the same, but... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

My daughter found this restaurant online and we were all set to go this evening. After reading your reviews. I will save myself the trip. I will continue to look for a local restaurant that speaks to what everyone says Food is Love was before the new ownership.

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Englewood FL
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Preference is given to regular customers on Sunday mornings. We waited 35 minutes to be seated while we noticed they would seat their regulars ahead of people waiiing. The service was slow, worst coffee we ever had.

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Englewood, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I too missed the old owners and homey decor. The BBQ was just as good, though. The wait staff was friendly, and I had no feelings of taking up space as a single at the counter. I didn't get a chance to visit on my last trip in August, but it was only due to scheduling. I didn't see any... More

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Englewood, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The family photos are taken down. the colorful cheery atmosphere is now muted and doesn't go with the restaurant's name. service was poor. kitchen was overwhelmed or inexperienced. my food was wrong and my husband's meal wasn't even made. the waitress didn't realize the mistakes and didn't apologize for them. the people sitting behind us were complaining of errors when... More

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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We have been visiting Food is Love for the past 3 years. It became one of our breakfast destinations. Everyone was so friendly & the food and service used to be excellent! We No more! The new owners have taken a gold mine & turned it into a ghost town! We visited for breakfast last week @ 8:30 am &... More

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3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We visit Englewood every year for vacation, this year we did a family trip and we were excited to bring our boys to Food is Love. As soon as we went in and sat down, I was like "All the family pictures are gone". My husband responded "uh oh". Solo waitress was mentioned in another review, yes...there was only one,... More

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Englewood, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

New ownership living off the former owners reputation. What a disappointment! Waitress didn't know what an Arnold Palmer was should have been my first clue. Corned beef hash, a former favorite was watery with uncooked green peppers tossed in at the last minute. Probably canned. Fresh fruit wasn't except for a strawberry. Inedible quiche had a raw crust and a... More

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Englewood, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Prediction: Gone before the high season. 21$ for ribs? Who/where do they think they are? Liked the prior ownership, and the place seems cleaner than it was. But, prices are too high for a glorified diner. Nothing fancy about the place, dustballs on wall behind where a picture probably had fallen down. An eatery should be clean, first. No garnishes,... More

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Englewood, Florida, United States
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4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Same experience as another reviewer. Used to be a nice little restaurant, good was very good, always seemed to be busy. Went for lunch yesterday, place was empty, food was aweful and overpriced. Nothing like the old Food is Love. Won't be going back!

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Additional Information about Food Is Love

Address: Indiana Avenue, Englewood, FL 34223
Phone Number: +1 941-111-1111
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Englewood
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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