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Chef Buddy Italian Deli

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Italian, American, Sandwiches
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381 E Interlake Blvd, Lake Placid, FL 33852
+1 863-465-6800
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Dining options: Lunch, Outdoor Seating
Description: an EXCELLENT find ! tucked away in a quint strip mall. exellent food...
an EXCELLENT find ! tucked away in a quint strip mall. exellent food, reasonable priced
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  • 29
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  • 7
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Love the sandwiches here. My favorite is the meatball sub. Very comfortable seating. Friendly staff and service. Can't say enough good about this place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
Cynthia G
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Miami, Florida
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  • Families with children
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Miami, Florida
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175 reviews 175 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Love the sandwiches here. My favorite is the meatball sub. Very comfortable seating. Friendly staff and service. Can't say enough good about this place.

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Casselberry, Florida
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120 reviews 120 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Stopped by for lunch on my way through town. Nice, clean, friendly place. I had the meatball sub which came with a pasta salad on the side. Both were very good! The bread for the sub was fresh and crusty, the meatballs were great and the sauce superb! I will definitely come back the next time I am passing through!

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Lake Placid, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Neat, clean aqnd busy. Huge Italian oriented menu also fresh deli meat sandwich selections. It's open daily, order at the counter and your meal is delivered to you. There are also pre-packaged meals availabe for eat in or take out.

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Lake Placid, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Menu and hours are too limited, what we had was good & staff are certainly friendly. They've been open for awhile now with plans to open a children's play area but it hasn't happened. You get the feeling that you're eating in an 'under construction site'. There's too much open space, it made me feel like I was in the... More 

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OAKWOOD
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We love the food here but they close at 2pm so we have been here 3 months and still not eaten here! Owner told us staying open month of February late so we went Feb 3rd and closed! Called the next day and not going to stay open late! I don't care how good the food is if you do... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Local owners and always tasty sandwiches. Great service and tasty food. Busy during lunch with locals. Take out and catering available.

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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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50 reviews 50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

on our way from Miami to Orlando we stopped at Lake Placid, Fl. and ended up at Chef Buddy's. The owner confessed that her grandparents were Dutch but the food was definitely Italian. We loved the subs and the Italian sausage.

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Northern Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Cute, family owned place. Clean, friendly and the food was great! Lots of menu choices. A for sure "go to place" in Lake Placid!

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Hollywood, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This place is ideal if you want to grab lunch in Lake Placid. It has that local charm I really enjoy when entering cities and towns along the ride. Spotless clean, friendly staff, good prices and tasty food. Pay attention to the time, they close at 2pm on Saturdays and are closed on Sundays. Isn't it good when you go... More 

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Lake Placid, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Good place for sandwiches. Generous portions. The sausage sub. has spicy meat. Very clean place. Friendly staff. Popular lunch place with the locals. Very good green and black olives. Homemade sausage is available to buy and cook at home. The homemade sausage is good.li

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 381 E Interlake Blvd, Lake Placid, FL 33852
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake Placid
  • Phone Number: +1 863-465-6800

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Sandwiches

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

an EXCELLENT find ! tucked away in a quint strip mall. exellent food, reasonable priced

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