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Farlow's On The Water

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2080 S McCall Rd, Englewood, FL 34224-4542
+1 941-474-5343
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Sevenoaks District, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited farlows last Wednesday although busy at 730 pm was seated quickly although it was inside so couldn't hear the steel pans that were playing.the meal was as good as ever my wife had the ribs I my favourite the stuffed portobello mushroom followed by the steak au poivre all beautiful prepared we've been coming to farlows over ten years... More 

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Thank harristribe
London, Canada
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing! Was seated at a fabulous table close to the entertainment and water. I ordered the Oscar Grouper... it was the most amazing seafood meal. My boyfriend ordered an entire YellowFin Snapper! It tasted delicious and the presentation was great. The only downside to our visit was the slow service. Our waiter was not top-notch... we had to ask multiple... More 

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Thank Emily B
Englewood, Florida
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58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When I arrived in FL 10 years ago, this was one of the first restaurants that I tried. I loved the food and went several times, but over time the food lost its luster and thr crowds made it less than memorable visit, so we moved on the other restaurants. Recently, we were invited to go out to dinner with... More 

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Thank royvanhorn
Laurie F, Owner at Farlow's On The Water, responded to this review

We're disappointed to hear that we didn't make a stronger impression during your dinner with us. It's important to us to provide a wonderful meal experience across the board, so we apologize that the service could have been more efficient. As for your steak, we're glad it was cooked to your preference, and we'll be sure to touch base with... More 

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87 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here with my husband on Easter Sunday. We ordered a seafood appetizer which was fabulous. I ordered the stuff flounder which I thoroughly enjoyed and my husband ordered the ham special. It took a while for our food to come but then it was Easter Sunday and the restaurant was packed. Our server was most gracious and efficient... More 

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Thank Kathleen E
Laurie F, Owner at Farlow's On The Water, responded to this review

Hi there, Kathleen! We're so glad you and your husband were able to join us for Easter dinner. From the Seafood Appetizer to the Stuffed Flounder, Ham Special, service, and atmosphere, it's wonderful to read you all had a fabulous night. Thank you for reaching out with an all-star rating and some kind words. We can't wait until the next... More 

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126 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming here for 16 years now I think. We made dinner reservations for Easter. We had the tower appetizer and really delicious. The good was great. Even though our waiter was overwhelmed due to high volume, the food was great. My cost for dinner for 4 was...zero... nothing. Another man in the restaurant choked on his food and I... More 

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1 Thank marc d
Laurie F, Owner at Farlow's On The Water, responded to this review

This review means a lot coming from a regular like you, Marc! We're so glad you all were able to join us for our Easter dinner, and we're grateful to you for saving the day. Thanks so much for checking in with a wonderful rating. We appreciate it and are looking forward to your next visit. Take care 'till then,... More 

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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quaint old Florida restaurant recently renovated. Excellent food and beverage and your choice of seating, inside or outside, under cover or under the sun/moon. And very friendly, efficient service!

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Thank Ted K
Laurie F, Owner at Farlow's On The Water, responded to this review

We'd say our customers are very friendly, too, Ted! Thank you so much for the great rating and for summing us up so kindly in your review. We appreciate your support and can't wait until the next time you join us on the water. Take care 'till then, Laurie and Keith, Owners More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ladies and gentlemen where I work loved their trip here and the food and wait staff were right on top of things. Great job!!

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Thank Brenda S
Laurie F, Owner at Farlow's On The Water, responded to this review

Brenda, we're so happy we were able to host you and your co-workers for a meal! Thanks so much for reaching out with an all-star rating and some kind words. We appreciate your support and can't wait until the next time you join us on the water. Take care 'till then, Laurie and Keith, Owners More 

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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

SO good!! Huge menu with so many different and delicious seafood choices! And if you want 'meat ' they have that too. Beautiful setting...live music and a delicious dinner. A bit noisy but you really can't go wrong here.

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Thank Marcia F
Laurie F, Owner at Farlow's On The Water, responded to this review

We're so glad you can always count on us for good food and good times, Marcia! Thank you so much for reaching out with a wonderful rating and some kind words. We're looking forward to the next time you join us on the water. Take care 'till then, Laurie and Keith, Owners More 

North Port, Florida
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends last night and atmosphere and the food were very good. I had coconut shrimp, other had fried shrimp and chicken. Everyone was pleased with the food and the service.

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Thank Rodger U
Laurie F, Owner at Farlow's On The Water, responded to this review

We're so happy you and your friends had an all-around great dining experience with us, Rodger! That Coconut Shrimp is a must-try in our book, and we love hearing when customers enjoy it. Thanks so much for the great rating. We're looking forward to making your next visit even better than your last. Take care 'till then, Laurie and Keith,... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The perfect place to relax and enjoy good food in an awesome atmosphere. Sit outside in the garden and split a Voodoo Punch and enjoy the live music.

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Thank Cindy E
Laurie F, Owner at Farlow's On The Water, responded to this review

Cindy, it means a lot that you can always count on us for good food and good times! Thank you for reaching out with a stellar rating and some wonderful words. We're looking forward to the next time you join us on the water. Take care 'till then, Laurie and Keith, Owners More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Caribbean, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2080 S McCall Rd, Englewood, FL 34224-4542
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Englewood
  • Phone Number: +1 941-474-5343
Description
After you experience a meal at Farlow's On The Water, you'll find this restaurant will quickly become a favorite place for you, your family and friends.All our food is made fresh daily. We use the freshest fish and seafood, meats and produce we can find. Come and enjoy items from a menu that features a variety of delicious appetizers, entrees, desserts, tropical drinks, and gluten-free options. Choose from some of our signature dishes, such as Seafood Pie, our fresh catch fish selections, and beautiful salads, like our Cranberry Chicken Salad or our Crab Salad.The herbs used in our delicious dishes are grown in our garden here at the restaurant. You are welcome to tour the garden and allow your taste buds to be teased by the scent of parsley, basil and rosemary.Farlow's offers live music Wednesday through Sunday nights. Join us for a great meal filled with delicious food, refreshing drinks from our full bar, a beautiful view from our inside or open air dining rooms and fun entertainment.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?