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The Edward Ball Dining Room

550 Wakulla Park Dr, Wakulla Springs Lodge, Wakulla Springs, FL 32327-0390
+1 850-421-2000
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (20 reviews)
“salad” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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550 Wakulla Park Dr, Wakulla Springs Lodge, Wakulla Springs, FL 32327-0390
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1 - 10 of 238 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed for two nights at the Lodge in mid-week November. The first night we opted not to eat at the Fountain area due to the limited menu choice and went out into Crawfordville. Breakfasts are included in the price of the room and allow...More

Thank BunkieFL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had fried chicken, crab cakes, and salmon with veggie noodles. The salmon was absolutely amazing we loved all the food but the veggie noodles off the charts. The breakfast is delicious and the Old Joe Sandwich very good!!! The service is so outstanding. The...More

Thank RustyFord78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a local & dine here regularly. Love Chef Reshard's creations! Have never been disappointed with any meal at Wakulla Springs Lodge. Have to admit I do have my favorites...shrimp & grits...salmon...best potatoe salad ever!

Thank prisonchick
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

5 years ago, I raved about this place and took many visiting relatives to dine here. It started declining a couple of years back but now, it just sucks. Save the money and don't get the fried chicken. Just eat a cup of salt and...More

Thank Selkie9
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Got there on Saturday night about 5:15 and had the restaurant to ourselves. Prompt and friendly service with a view of the water. We ordered the seafood five option feast for two grilled ($40) and paid a $7 upcharge for splitting a meal. However, the...More

Thank VTXBob28
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed at lodge and room came with voucher for 3 with credit up to $8 each. We all loved food and server was kind. My husband and I had breakfast sandwich on sour dough bread. They were generous with bacon. Loved it!

Thank jen71ski
Reviewed 31 August 2017

My husband and I celebrated our 12th anniversary here and were impressed with the food and the atmosphere. The waitress was very attentive and informative and the food was delicious. I chose a vegan selection and my husband chose the Chicken Broccoli Alfredo. We were...More

Thank kppeebles
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Lovely dining room in the historic Wakulla Springs Lodge. The entire place is a feast for the eyes. Menu is pricey but consider it a treat, let your imagination transport you back to a time of beauty and grace. Lodge is surrounded by nature.

Thank Giggy
Reviewed 26 August 2017

With friends and ordered a) shrimp and grits with a side of asparagus ( waitress failed to bring asparagus) B) ordered prime rib special ( forgot butter. Sour cream and horseradish; manager had to get) The shrimp and grits was ok. The Caesar salad was...More

Thank Magnoliafarm
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The restaurant sits in a beautiful historic lodge in Wakulla Springs Park. Our breakfast sandwich was delicious (egg, bacon and cheese served on toasted white sandwich bread.)

Thank travelfan275
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24 August 2016|
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Response from Reshard P |
Hello, I'm Chef Reshard ; Executive Chef of the Edward Ball Dining Room. To answer your question, yes we are open on Christmas day. We offer a Holiday Buffet from 11-4pm . If you are a hotel guest staying with us that day... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 Wakulla Park Dr, Wakulla Springs Lodge, Wakulla Springs, FL 32327-0390
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Wakulla Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 850-421-2000
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  • This restaurant is at Wakulla Springs Lodge
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