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The Briar Patch

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252 N Park Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789-3814
(407) 628-8651
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7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely relaxed atmosphere, ideal for catching up with friends. Although I did not see baby changing facilities in the ladies toilets. Breakfast and lunch menus are served all day long. Great to enjoy a coffee, cake and a catch up with friends Indoor and outdoor/street seating available. No Wifi :(

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Lake Mary, Florida
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a fill of delicious food. This is spot has something for everyone's breakfast taste. The service is good and great portions.

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Thank Ms S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Briar patch is such a nice place. Can't recommend it highly enough! Setting was really lovely, nice interior and cute outside area. Food was very good for breakfast and good service. Worth a visit for sure!

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Lady Lake, Florida
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hit or miss. I've been here a few times and the last time confirmed it for me. The atmosphere is great. It's special in that it's a cute place, quaint area and the food quality is decent; servers are friendly. The first time I came here I ordered breakfast which was really good but we waited forever because the line... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

As always, The Briar Patch did not disappointed on my annual visit. Loved some of the new menu items (avocado toast with smoked salmon was excellent). The turkey sandwich special was quite good, and, the restaurant's chicken salad (a classic) did not disappointed. The service was excellent, and, as usual, we left with pieces of their (in)famously delicious, three-tiered chocolate... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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165 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wonderful restaurant off Park Avenue in Winter Park. Sit outside or in and receive polite and efficient service along with great food. Everything is fresh, tasty and attractively served. Check out their cakes, breads and desserts!

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Thank Sarahjay192
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I'm near Winter Park I just have to make sure to visit Briar Patch. It's such a lovely little place- definitely has the best brunch in town. This time around we had the Briarpatch eggs Benedict, the pancakes, and the fried green tomatoes. The fried green tomatoes and pancakes are simply not to be missed. The mimosas aren't... More 

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Sydney
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222 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Based on Trip Advisor reviews I chose the Briar Patch for breakfast and sat indoors to escape the heat. The service was attentive but not too much so and the pan cakes really were amazing. A good range of choices on the menu and a great ambiance.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pancake barter is unique and the Salmon Benedict was second to none. Would highly recommend for breakfast or brunch.

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Tavares, Florida
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of friends went in for a late lunch and some historically great food. We started our meal by sharing a serving of deliciously moist zucchini sandwiches for an appetizer. They were covered with delicious whipped cream cheese which was spread generously between the slices of zucchini bread. We had one regular menu order which was a chicken salad... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $30
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Delicatessen
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 N Park Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789-3814
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Winter Park
  • Phone Number: (407) 628-8651

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