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Sparky's Place

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Served with your choice of grits, hash browns or home fries with peppers and onions, and a biscuit or toast, white, wheat, rye or raisin or (English muffin $0.39 extra) Add Salsa $0.69
Cheese Omelet
choose your cheese, provolone, American, pepper jack or Swiss
Veggie Omelet
cheese, broccoli, green peppers,tomatoes and onions
Western Omelet
ham, cheese, peppers and onions
Spinach Tomato Omelet
spinach, tomato and provolone cheese
1 Meat Omelet
choice of bacon, ham, or sausage
3 Meat Omelet
sausage, bacon and ham
Philly Cheese Omelet
steak, cheese, mushrooms, green peppers and onions
Add bacon or sausage $2.99, breakfast ham $3.99, country ham $4.59
Short Stack (2) $2.99
Stack (3) $3.99
Short Stack (2) $4.49
Stack (3) $5.99
Pecan, Blueberry,or Chocolate Chip Hotcakes
(2) Slices $3.39
(3) Slices $4.39
Cinnamon French Toast
Belgian Waffle
Short Stack (2) $6.19
Stack (3) $7.49
Bear Cakes
Hotcakes with dried berries and nuts
6 Pack Special
2 hotcakes, 2 eggs, 2 bacon or sausage
French Connection
2 cinnamon French toast, 2 eggs, 2 bacon or sausage
Strawberries and Cream Waffle
Belgian waffle topped with strawberries and whip cream
"Just a few paw prints west of the St. John's River" Our goal is that our friends, neighbors, and those just passing through feel the warmth of our hospitality with our exceptional food,service and atmosphere.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Italian, American, Pizza
Reservations, Buffet, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Best veggie pizza I've ever had! Veggies did not get burned and crust was not watery. Large portions and great prices. Homey, friendly atmosphere, and they also have beer and wine available.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MaryHikerBikerCamper
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took my nephew and family there. All loved what they ate. As I said, the wings were great. My niece had one of their specials and though it was great. My grandniece had pizza and enjoyed it. Only complaint, and it is a small one,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Robert T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sparky’s place is a great place to eat, we have breakfast there once a week every week as we pass through to gainsville.great service always friendly and smiling . The place is decorated so cute, and the bear paws out front are so cool leading...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Maps628864
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We fell upon this place after spending the day driving around the Ocala national forest. What a nice surprise! Sparky’s is a little restaurant with a huge menu! We had fried chicken, wings and country fried steak. The food was delicious. They do a great...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DLL4
Reviewed December 13, 2018

This little restaurant located in Astor Florida is laid-back and fun. We went for breakfast and it was wonderful with a good selection of home cooked goodness. They also serve dinner with appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches or regular dinners priced reasonably. We will certainly return...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ed S
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Very busy place which leads to a bit slower service, but the food makes up for it. I had their chicken wings. Nice and plump and juicy. Served hot (Temperature and spice) with fries of course. My wife and sister had their Philly steak selection....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Robert T
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Great variety of foods and specials. Nice people, service is terrific. Whenever we drive up to our cabin near Salt Springs, we always make a stop at Sparkys. Just a few paw prints from the St. John’s Their dinners across the menu are all tasty....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bayersclaw
Reviewed November 28, 2018

Great meal, Good Service, Reasonable prices. A truly great, tasty hamburger. The onion rings were also perfectly prepared. This is a place to savor. It is popular with the locals for good reason. We can't wait to go back. The cookie/brownie desert is not to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nantahala
Reviewed November 26, 2018

We had a group of 15 hungry motorcyclists stop by for lunch. The menu gave more than sufficient choices for the group. The consensus was that the food and service was very good, only a couple minor complaints. I tried the “Sparky” burger and was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dhandmob
Reviewed October 15, 2018

stopped in there on the way to scouting for an upcoming hunting trip. Place is small and had cool stuff all over it. Ordered breakfast which was hot and good. Was a little out of the way but worth the trip. Take a chance it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kevin g
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Trixie G
July 19, 2017|
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Response from Robert S | Property representative |
I am one of the owners. I went out and got some gluten-free pasta which goes well with our mommas spaghetti. It is not on the menu but if you asked for it for it we should have it
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