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Old Florida Cafe

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203 NE Cholokka Blvd, Micanopy, FL 32667-3511
(352) 466-3663
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped here on a recent trip and was very happy with the Reuben sandwich they had to offer. The service was good and if in the area I would visit again

Thank Jose C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were in town for a field trip and stopped for a couple of sandwiches. Service was very friendly. Rubens we wonderful. The kids had fun playing chess while we waited in the shade.

Thank TerriSusanne
Bunnell, Florida, USA
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great place for lunch! Even though we stopped in after closing, the owner graciously offered to make us anything we wanted. We chose a Cuban for ny husbabd and a Rueben for me. Both were excellent. My husband even commented on how tasty the bread is.

Thank BeaS265
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Really great Reubin!! The Cuban was good too. Ice cream was delicious. This is not "haute cuisine" but the food is tastie and the service is friendly and fast.

Thank Larrymore S
N. Atlanta
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

This is a place we look forward to, for taking a break from a grind on I-75. It's a bit off the road but more than worth finding for a quick bite or poking through a couple of nearby stores under the hanging moss, instead of baking at a highway rest stop. The sandwiches bring us back, year after year.... More 

Thank eng311
Gainesville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Decent menu but the key is the service. Very nice people. We sat outside and had the salad, ham and cheese and the Ruben. Good portion and very fresh. The big trees made it comfortable, lots of seating. Some neat shops nearby which draw lots of visitors.

Thank hankmary
Valrico, Florida
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42 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Neat place to eat in a quaint setting; my wife and I really enjoyed the Cuban sandwiches. Better than back home in Tampa. We will be back again.

Thank Pdhoffman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Not only are the sandwiches delicious but the atmosphere is great. There's a little shop included and the gardens around the eating area are sweet. Service was good too.

Thank Deena B
Mount Dora, Florida
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117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 350 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Reviews on TA and other travel publications suggest that this is the home of fantastic sandwiches and delectable blueberry pie. The chalkboard on the sidewalk also advertises the famous blueberry pie, Cuban sandwiches and black beans and rice. One glance of the restaurant discouraged us from ordering either of only two sandwiches on the board. Neither of us care for... More 

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Park City, Utah
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

Heading down I 75 and using the "near me now" feature this little town came up so we took a chance and made a 10 minute detour off the interstate and boy I'm glad we did. Had the Cuban sandwich which was pretty good. Needed more mustard and pickles to be perfect. And the Cuban black beans over yellow rice... More 

Thank SWACaptain

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Cafe, Cuban
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 NE Cholokka Blvd, Micanopy, FL 32667-3511
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Micanopy
  • Phone Number: (352) 466-3663

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?