I don't see why people like this place. Yes, the wait staff has been great, both times we ate there. The atmosphere has a that old Florida charm and overlooks a pond with lots of turtles you can feed. Maybe when the bands are playing, it's a fun place. I do always see that the parking lot is packed. But, the food is terrible!!! We have had the prime rib, the chicken philly and the chicken quesdillas. I would not eat any of those again. Even my quesadillas appeared to be deep fried. They were so greasy on the outside, I almost couldn't choke them down. When my husband had the prime rib, it was like chewing on a shoe. My husband did have the crawfish this last time. He enjoyed those. Maybe the hot dogs they are known for are great, but I don't eat hot dogs, so I can't say. We may give it one more shot before writing them off, only because the waitresses are so nice and they take good care of you. But, don't go here expecting a great meal that you couldn't cook at home (if you own a Fry Daddy and a microwave).
This is an excellent place to eat & have fun! They have a few video games in the kitchen area, a nice size bar inside (which has screens so you can still enjoy the outdoor weather) & a great deck with live bands usually on Saturday nights. Great bands! Very friendly staff & Owner Bryant! Nice view of the lake & a gazebo to sit in while you eat & enjoy the music.
Upside: Go there for the atmosphere. Chill out right on the lake. Servers are nice and accomodating; The food is more of a restaurant menu, not just bar food. Have a couple beers and relax like old Florida style.
Downside: The parking SUCKS. Not the greatest place for kids due to limited seating and space. The dinner salad could really use some help.
Looks like a shack-but ok inside bar. You can sit on the deck or the little pier that goes out to the lake. Lots of turtles to feed (the smaller kids love this), fish, cranes & an occasionally gator. Food is cheap & pretty good. They even have prime rib specials. Many beers to offer at reasonable prices. Owner is a nice guy too.
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