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Lake Placid Family Restaurant

1506 Us 27 S, Lake Placid, FL 33852-8979
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English first
Lake Placid, Florida
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

we never know when this place is open, we have drove by a ton of times *even following the restaurants sign of hours* yet almost never is open. ): but when it is.., its PACKED with people. tonight going into town we noticed it was open and we quickly turned in trying to get a space, sat down, Our Waitress... More

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Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, United States
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

With all of the great reviews, we expected to love this place. It's a truck stop with big rig parking in the lot! I will say that the restaurant is clean, but other than that it is no different than you would find in a highway rest stop.

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Lake Placid, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Home cooked meals, friendly service, in the middle of no man's land. One of the best places in town to stop and eat breakfast or lunch. Convenient from everywhere, close to shopping, lodging, and fishing!

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This place is good, you must try their deep fried pancakes! They are really good! Waitresses are always very friendly.

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

Authentic country cooking excellent staff plenty to eat and sweet tea. Accommodates one or twenty. Staff works together if they see you need something any one of the staff will help you with a smile! Love it!

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Lake Placid, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This restaurant, locally known as The Truck Stop, is a staple in Lake Placid. It's a must do for a visitor. Great home cooking. Best burgers, awesome fries and daily specials. You won't be disappointed.

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Hinsdale, Il
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68 reviews 68 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Go there...just go there...Its a local restaurant with a friendly staff in an authentic south central Florida somewhat beat-up, but clean old motel setting. Breakfast has all the regular options, with good potatoes and great off-the-bone ham cuts. Lunches are comfort food Southern style. There are not many places left as untouched by time as this.

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Lake Placid, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Great place for breakfast or lunch when what you want is good food and good service. Portions are plentiful, prices are good, and the waitresses are friendly and attentive. Menu selection is very good - something for almost anyone. Can't beat their breakfast....eggs the way you want them, bacon or sausage, fried potatoes (YUM), and toast or biscuits. All at... More

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Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

An old truck stop, not updated. But food is decent and prices are reasonable. Typically Florida; order iced tea and get sweet tea :-) Too much orange and blue (gator fans) for my liking- I'm a Nole- but I'll go back as I often do for breakfast and lunch when we go to our Lake Placid weekend home.

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Sebring, Florida
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70 reviews 70 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Went with a friend for breakfast. I had two deep fried pancakes with peaches and cream. He had the traditional with two fried eggs, sausage, home fries, and toast. Both were Excellent! Large portions, very reasonable prices, friendly service, and the dining areas were clean.

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Additional Information about Lake Placid Family Restaurant

Address: 1506 Us 27 S, Lake Placid, FL 33852-8979
Phone Number: 863-465-6155
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake Placid
Cuisine: American

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