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Harry's Old Place

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3751 Cypress Gardens Rd, Winter Haven, FL 33884-2460
+1 863-324-0301
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Lake Wales, Florida
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Harrys Old Place is one of the best seafood restaurants in Florida. My family and I have been going here for over 20 years. They have a great variety of options including seafood and steak. They also have the best French Onion soup around. The owners are fantastic and are always engaged with customers. The service is fantastic and friendly!... More 

Thank Jeff B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Great service, great seafood, and great for kids, but steaks weren't great quality and were overcooked. We would go ago but not order steak.

Thank Brandy E
Lake Wales, Florida
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

Wait staff were great. We went to Lunch there a couple years ago and it was great. Fish Tacos were the best. We went to dinner on a Wednesday. I had steamed shrimp with garlic and butter. It was kind of tasteless. The lemon did not help. I had charbroiled haddock that was ok, but not the best I've ever... More 

Thank 16joan
Winter Haven, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Fresh food, great service and local ownership. Why would anyone go to Red Lobster when they could come here? The food is terrific. Sometimes a wait during tourist season.

Thank davidF7411KU
New Kent, Virginia
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 3, 2017

Our first visit to Harry's Old Place was in Feb. 2016. The Fried Oysters were the best I have ever eaten. However, on my second visit this year [ Feb. 2017] I was not nearly as satisfied. The oysters were small and over cooked. Hopefully I will try again next year and have better results.

1 Thank Irvin2016
Green Island
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2017

This seafood place opens at 5 pm sharp with lines of old timers lined up in front. The outside is very unimpressive, but don't let that fool you. This place has very very good seafood and the inside is very presentable. I saw dishes there I have never seen before. Like onion loaf and grouper in a bag. I had... More 

1 Thank Don M
Decatur, IL
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100 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2017

The management and staff were very nice. It was a ways from our hotel and since we didn't know the town, we took uber to and from. It was dark, so we didn't get to see much of the grounds and the setting. It has a lot of character and the food was good too. We split the fried combo... More 

Thank Floyd80
Winter Haven, Florida
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

As a resident of the beautiful city of Winter Haven for many years I cannot believe I am JUST now experiencing Harry's Old Place! The location isn't "off the beaten path" but if you're not actively looking, you'll miss it...unless you're riding by and the parking lot is completely packed as it usually is when Harry's is open. The restaurant... More 

1 Thank sincerelywhit
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69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Don't let the facade of Harry's fool you. The interior is charming, the food is delicious and the service is great. The kids found a lot of favorites on the kids menu, and the complimentary chef hats can be colored to keep them occupied until the food arrives.

Thank Monica T
Winter Haven, Florida
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2017

The food is always good and reasonably priced. The French Onion soup is the best I've ever had.... anywhere! And Harry, the owner, is usually there to chat with his diners.

Thank CharBennett

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3751 Cypress Gardens Rd, Winter Haven, FL 33884-2460
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Winter Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 863-324-0301

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?