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The Cove

1242 South Cove Camp Point, Inverness, FL 34450
(352) 344-5894
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Ranked #37 of 64 Restaurants in Inverness
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jun 9, 2014
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English first
chicago
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This restaurant is nothing fancy and difficult to find if you are not a local. Wings are what they are known for so ordering anything else may not be the best idea. I will say that over the last 10 years the wings have gotten smaller but still delicious. Each time we visit the area we still stop in for... More

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Eustis
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49 reviews 49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Disappointing from previous visits. Burger was good but for almost $8, it should include fries or even chips. The wings had their tasty special sauce However, at $1 were tiny and WAY overpriced The $3.95 salad was a little lettuce in a little cereal-sized bowl. A side of onion rings for $6.95? That is what the burger should have cost.... More

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Inverness, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I went to the Cove with my parents and boyfriend thinking it would be a good place to go. I was completely wrong. We get there and it took a long time to get service when all the servers where just standing at the bar goofing off. When we finally get service the server didn't seemed to know the menu... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

I'm a chicken wing fanatic and I fell in love with The Cove many years ago. I was so excited to have gone back to my hometown and stop by my favorite restaurant as a child. I highly recommend trying the Debbie wings. The sauce they use is the best I've ever tasted. Every time I travel back home I... More

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Hernando, Florida, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

It's off of Hwy.44 and along side a convenience store. Long driveway with speed bumps. Be careful. In sorta a, once use to be, campground. It's a pole building. It DOES NOT LOOK LIKE THE PICTURE AT ALL!!! Inside it looks dumpy and old. The pipes show in the ceiling, and it never appears to be clean, even though it... More

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DeKalb, IL
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

My parents live outside of Ocala, and this place is one of their favorite little roadtrips, It's true, if you sneeze, you could miss the sign for it, and it's in the middle of nowhere. The inside of it, is much larger than what it looks like on the outside. This place is old school, all box TVs, and lots... More

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Inverness, Florida, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Tonight we try out the cove because a friend said they had great wings. The exterior of the building reminds me of a warehouse. I was told it was on the water. There was water that was like a swamp and could not be see from inside. The tables and chairs are all different heights, sizes, styles and quite old.... More

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Dunnellon, FL
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Had been at the Cove one other time 7 years ago. Remembered the awesome wings. Went back with a few coworkers as we were traveling from Wildwood to Inverness. The place is huge. The poor girl behind the bar has to wait 4 to 8 tables and run the bar at lunch. The food was awesome, I got the wings... More

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Ocala, Florida
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

stopped by one afternoon, so many friends have told us about this place, nothing to look at BUT the wings and beer are the BEST

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Lecanto
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Went with intentions of a nice afternoon hanging out in a fun place on a rainy Sunday. What a disappointment this was ! Have been to The Cove a couple times before and enjoyed it, but not this time thanks to the servers who don't know how to smile and the one server while standing two feet from us decided... More

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