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Legacy Restaurant

17135 Buena Vista Blvd, The Villages, FL 32162
+1 352-753-1475
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (42 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
17135 Buena Vista Blvd, The Villages, FL 32162
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

Called for res for Sun. Dec. 25th was told business was sold and dining room will not open until the middle. We have dined there before and the food was excellent and the service also, very surprised that it has been sold and closed for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 718waynem
DAVIDS24309, Owner at Legacy Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

Hello, We look forward to having you back when we reopen in December. Best, David Suleiman

Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

First time we experienced this restaurant. Looking for a unique spot with excellent service and food. Our server was superb and anticipated our needs. Food was good but a bit cold. Prime rib was done to customer’s liking. Pizza was excellent and made to customer’s...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bernadine S
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We too use Legacy as a "go to" celebration restaurant. We have been there several times in the past year and always had a fabulous experience and delicious food. I don't know what happened since our last visit but we were very disappointed when we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Lark G
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Probably the "classiest" restaurant in The Villages... Decor and setting is outstanding, but a word of caution, do not allow the host to sit you in the "enclosed" section particularly if you are claustifobic!!! We dine here on special occasions...Food is very good...

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ralphdavis74
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

We went to Legacy Restaurant with my daughter for her birthday. We were excited to have some excellent seafood. The restaurant has changed. We were disappointed with the menu and the food. It is no longer the “special place” to go for special occasions. The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank croma8604
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

After mass with friends we had a very nice Luncheon on the patio. Friends order. Reuben sandwich another a cup of lobster bisque a bowl of lobster bisque a steak casadia and a Cobb salad. Drinks were prompt the food likewise and very tasty

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Something new at Legacy offering dinners for $16.95 that include entree (6 to choose from), with soup or salad, and a mini dessert. We chose the roasted turkey & stuffing topped with gravy, served with mashed potatoes and a vegetable. Quite nice. As always, the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SafeHaven421
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This is a great place to eat in The Villages. The setting is very pleasant. The food is excellent. The service is outstanding. Given the quality of the food and service, we have found the prices quite acceptable. If you visit The Villages, make this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Earl M
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We went to Legacy last evening to celebrate our anniversary. As I have stated in previous review the bar staff is great. My Rainbow trout was terrible (tasted and smelled spoiled). This is NOT my first time having the fish. We spoke with the manager;...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank indianagirl1
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Very pretty club to eat in....definitely more of a woman’s club. Food is always consistently good with a nice variet on the menu. Only negative would e the nice level is a little to loud for my taste.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank gloria3401
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November 27, 2018|
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Response from Earl M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Restaurant has been closed for several weeks for renovation. Since time is short for making Christmas reservations, I recommend you look for other places.
August 9, 2017|
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Response from frb47 | Reviewed this property |
Dress is casual smart...
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April 30, 2017|
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Response from orf70 | Reviewed this property |
No longer on menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17135 Buena Vista Blvd, The Villages, FL 32162
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  The Villages
  • Phone Number: +1 352-753-1475
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