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“Very good homemade food”

Reececliff Restaurant
Ranked #115 of 446 Restaurants in Lakeland
Cuisines: American
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Lakeland, Florida
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71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Very good homemade food”
Reviewed August 25, 2013

Go there at least a month and really enjoy it. They have great homemade food. Specials every day. Love their chicken fried chicken with mashed potatoes and gravy. Also, fried chicken is really good too.

  • Visited August 2013
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English first
Lakeland, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Are You Kidding?”
Reviewed August 9, 2013

This new owner bought four restaurants in Polk County some years ago and had no problem running 3 of them into the ground in no time. All were old, established Polk co. eateries with solid customer bases. Reececliff shares the same fate, only it's dying a much slower, gradual demise. The owner has absolutely no tact as the entire restaurant was able to hear him litterally yelling at the top of lungs at the kitchen staff about taking smoking breaks. It went on for 5 minutes as all the dinking guests looked at each other in amazement. The iced tea (sweet) WITHOUT FAIL, is stale and tastes like its 4 days old. (friend of mine in kitchen says the tea containers are NEVER CLEANED! The Fried Cod on Fridays has always been Incredible, and still is except that now instead of 3 or4 good size pieces they give you 2 small ones. All for around $15-$16. THIS GUY NEEDS TO GET REAL OR GET OUT OF THE BUSINESS. REECECLIFF WILL BE HIS 4TH STRIKE-OUT. TERRIBLE !!!!

  • Visited May 2013
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1 Thank kurt r
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Lakeland, Florida
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“stay away”
Reviewed July 28, 2013

first we waited 45 minutes for are food waitress keep saying it shouldn't be much longer . I got turkey there was something wrong with it old tasting. told waitress would you like something else .so I got a hamburger it was cold and hard at this point I want to throw it on the floor . waitress said since we had to wait so long apiece of pie on the house. never again will I go there.they need to get together .

  • Visited July 2013
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1 Thank 125sandra125
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Lakeland, Florida
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Always good food!!”
Reviewed July 25, 2013

Been in Lakeland close to 10 years. Have visited this restaurant several times during the last 6 months for breakfast and lunch. Food, staff and service was awesome!! Never have a complaint. You really get your monies worth.

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank Lindyclfl
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Lakeland, Florida
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Not the greatest”
Reviewed April 4, 2013

I've been in Lakeland for 5 years and finally tried this place a few months ago. Needless to say that I didn't like the place.

I ordered the grouper sandwich off the menu and ordered it blackened. Well, the waitress had an attitude and told me that I would have to wait for it. Then I get my sandwich and it definately was not grouper. Waitress didn't ask how my sandwich was or anything.

Would not go back there and would not recommend to anyone else.

  • Visited February 2013
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Thank haiwaiinbreezes
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