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Mallie Kyla's

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510 E Liberty St, Brooksville, FL 34601-2920
+1 352-796-7174
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Spring Hill, Florida
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

The same restaurant in Dade City is a lot different as far as service. They are very sweet in Dade City where as it's always left me cold and uncomfortable in Brooksville. I get treated like a freak when I go by myself and get put in a corner. I will drive to Dade City before I go back to... More 

Thank Suzi1019
Brooksville, Florida
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is a locally owned restaurant with old family recipes. The homemade soups are worth waiting for. The restaurant is on the smaller side and often has a wait. You will not be disappointed in your lunch choices.

Thank Heather M
Tarpon Springs, Florida
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Going to this lovely little corner of Florida for years, my wife enjoys her birthday lunches here. Southern charm in a corner of a gift and florist shop. Can be a bit noisy because of low ceilings and very talkative and sociable clientele. A place for lunch only, closes by 3 PM. Excellent soups, salads and sandwiches and quiches. But... More 

Thank Golfzilla
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

Mallie Kyla's is a great place to meet 'the girls' for lunch. The food is fresh and the choices are wonderful. The desserts are even better! Generous portions too! Always a joy to lunch here. After lunch take a little stroll through the shop.

Thank lynn34667
Brooksville, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

This is inside a local florist and gift shop. The food is fresh daily and so delicious. Save room for dessert! Mallie Kyla's is where the locals eat.

Thank Frantavia5
Hobe Sound, Florida
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104 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Another trip across Florida and another stop at Mallie Kyla's Cafe and another great experience. Now a readers choice Southern Living Award. My soup was out of this world. Daily special potato soup made with red potatoes cooked and diced perfectly. Not mushy not too firm. Sandwich was a blend of avocado, turkey and sprouts. The homemade dressing on the... More 

Thank Tim H
Brooksville, Fl.
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This place is a crossover of a Cracker Barrel and a tea room. It's nice but the dinning area is in need of a spring cleaning. Food is good. Shop area is nice but a bit over priced for the area.

Thank lisk
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

It was a beautifully set up old house made into a quaint comfortable restaurant. The service was excellent, the staff very accommodating. We enjoyed the chicken salad and the homemade soups. They also have a beautiful little gift shop with unique and unusual items to buy .

Thank Sheryl L
Tampa, Florida
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100 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

We had reservations for a group of 14 for a once a month lunch. My first time here, I found it to be a charming cafe with a down home, country atmosphere and good cookin'! It has received awards for Best Small Town Restaurant for its traditional family recipes. My Meridian Club sandwich was wonderful: oven roast turkey on a... More 

Brooksville, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

The best of down home cooking with a flair of fancy. Delicious specials daily. Excellent quality and variety. Family owned and operated.

Thank Rosebrook1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, International
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 E Liberty St, Brooksville, FL 34601-2920
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brooksville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-796-7174
They're one of the best places in town to eat. Larie Hensley is the owner and her son Ethan Hensley is one of the chefs. Also look into adding Coney Island.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?