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8609 Us Highway 441, Leesburg, FL 34788-4010
352-728-3377
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fresh seafood

This is not a fancy place, but their seafood is fresh. The fried shrimp and calamari were wonderful. I had the fried okra and it was just OK. You can order your food broiled, fried, blackened. Everything comes with hushpuppies and two sides. The soft drinks were in huge glasses with refills. Our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Went here with my wife for lunch. The seafood was excellent as well as returning service. Prices very reasonable for the lunch menu. Will definitely return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This was not our first visit to Cedar River, but it was just as good as our previous visits. You must be a seafood lover to enjoy this place because the menu is limited primarily to seafood. These folks know how to do seafood. We usually get the fried seafood platter for two, which consists of flounder, shrimp, scallops, oysters,... More 

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Deltona, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It was the 5 of us for lunch and we thoroughly enjoyed it!! DH, in laws, our cousin and I. I ordered the platter which allows you to choose 3 options plus 2 sides. I got broiled shrimp and scallops, fried calamari, green beans and a salad. It was all delicious and plentiful! The creamy Italian dressing was amazing! Father... More 

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The Villages, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is not a fancy place, but their seafood is fresh. The fried shrimp and calamari were wonderful. I had the fried okra and it was just OK. You can order your food broiled, fried, blackened. Everything comes with hushpuppies and two sides. The soft drinks were in huge glasses with refills. Our waitress was good and checked on us... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I ordered the deviled crab and it was delicious. You get tons of food for a reasonable price for seafood. Service was great, too!

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Wildwood, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We went to Cedar River on a Sunday evening for dinner. The service was excellent! The food was good. I ordered the flounder blackened. It was good, but could have used a bit more seasoning. My wife ordered the tiny shrimp which she said were excellent.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Good food but a crazy women works as server in this restaurant so I will not eat there again. Linda Brown is not honest or nice.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

this is a very reasonable priced restaurant and always very busy. it is a little loud when busy. Barbara and I love the flounder, shrimp and scallops the best. you get a nice amount of whatever seafood you order. the Cole slaw is great. French fries are okay but overall the entire meal is great. I have also had a... More 

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Satsuma, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Seating in this place is limited, so waiting is a regular thing. However, if you get in, it is the same treats you have been expecting. A broad menu of well prepared good quality seafood in generous portions at very reasonable prices. This location seems a lot friendlier than some. Maybe the small size and friendly staff make the difference.... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Our party enjoyed their fried plates. Fried platter was just like the old Captain Bells restaurant. Broiled platter looked pretty sad. Overall, OK.

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Address: 8609 Us Highway 441, Leesburg, FL 34788-4010
Phone Number: 352-728-3377
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Leesburg
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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  • Address: 8609 Us Highway 441, Leesburg, FL 34788-4010
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Leesburg
  • Phone Number: 352-728-3377

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Seafood

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