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3130 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33805-2104
+1 863-688-0039
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Lakeland, Florida
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We eat here regularly. Breakfast is served hot and filling. Home style food choices and friendly servers make this a good pit stop.

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Thank 19rays1951
Lakeland, Florida
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358 reviews
318 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Had a meet and greet here for breakfast, except for waitress being too anxious to serve us, and that is NOT A COMPLAINT, everything went really well for us. Asked for Brenda, she came out from the kitchen and said she would be honored to cook our food, she knows how I like my eggs -- scrambled well but not... More 

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Thank June G
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Took my Dad to breakfast. We were seated right away. The restaurant was not overly busy, but our meal took a while. I ordered home fries but received hash browns instead. Switched out the potatoes and some of the home fries weren't completely done. It almost took an act of Congress to get refills on coffee. We weren't even asked... More 

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Thank Alicia W
Lakeland
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Put my name on the waiting list, party of 1. After 20 min another party of 1 was seated immediately. When I inquired as to why it was discovered that my name had been marked off the list even though it wasn't called. I went to IHop where I had a lovely breakfast.

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Thank chickahbay
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

The best chicken pot pie anywhere. I keep getting dry pot pies everywhere else, but Bob Evans knows how to make them right. Big chunks of veggies and meat with just the right amount of a wonderfully creamy gravy. They also do a really great fried cornmeal mush. Oh my! Comfort food!!!

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Thank Sharon B
Lakeland, Florida
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164 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We came for breakfast. We tried some breakfast potatoes that were dry but my husband doesn't believe in sending anything back. The waitress was very helpful in accommodating my dietary needs. I had a piece of chicken with my egg whites and grits. She patiently waited for us to finish chatting. She had to leave to go to a funeral.... More 

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Thank flgrays
Plant City, Florida
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were in Lakeland shopping across the street. We were hungry decided to try the Bob we were really surprised buy the superb service and the food was excellent country fried chicken was out of this world , I would travel 20 miles out of the way just to go to this restaurant. And Miss Edith our waitress words cannot... More 

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Thank patbooth1952
Winter Haven, Florida
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338 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

No, I'm not kidding. I wish I was. I ordered the wildfire salmon and halfway through it was clearly visible that the entire fish was uncooked in the middle. I nearly lost everything that I had been eating. Sick. Disturbing. Disgusting. The servers were nice, but it was really one of the worst experiences a diner could have. Totally ruined... More 

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Thank TheFloridaAdvisor
Titusville, FL
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74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

They accommodated our party of 8 in no time. Service was very good and waitress was very nice and right on top of the service. Food was good. Have nothing bad to say.

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Thank puff1n2
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Attentive service, hot, tasty food meant to satisfy.... this plate has your choice of egg, hash browns or home fries, biscuit and sausage gravy with optional onions. Cheese is included. My choice- very soft scrambled egg with home fries (which maybe one time out of 8 are slightly under cooked- must be that particular cook as most often they are... More 

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Thank Jeanne S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3130 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33805-2104
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-688-0039

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