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J. B. Boondocks Bar & Grill

704 S Lakeshore Blvd, Howey in the Hills, FL 34737-3951
+1 352-324-3600
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“fish fry” (7 reviews)
“fries” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
704 S Lakeshore Blvd, Howey in the Hills, FL 34737-3951
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quaint little restaurant on Lake Harris with a great view and good food. Fish was excellent. Very friendly staff.

Thank 105kathleeny
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In a town with a lot of resort restaurants it was nice to find this place for dinner. JD Boondocks was affordable with drinks. Cheapest restaurant in this area for drinks. Good food, seafood burgers really good check it out if you are ever in...More

Thank S M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We love this place which is remodeling and expanding for more boaters!! The food and service are always of consistent quality although we do wish they had more fresh seafood dishes or steamed or chilled choices. They tend to do more of a fried affair...More

Thank junglefun123
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Located right on Little Lake Harris. Excellent food with homemade desserts. Reasonable pricing. Great Lake view.

Thank Bbarry3711
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

After the visit with our dogs we converge to the outside patio with friends who are also four legged variety great service. Good food and super view love it here always good everything!

Thank BeverlyB638
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great view of Little Harris Lake. We set outside in a screened in porch. Excellent variety of food. Good meals.

Thank Doug And Cathy ... F
Reviewed 23 June 2017

My husband and I were on a day trip and found ourselves at this fun, lakeside restaurant for lunch. The casual atmosphere and beautiful scenic view of the lake were the perfect addition to tasty cuisine. we look forward to returning soon.

Thank Darlene P
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Outstanding ! Food Great variety of food ! 8 of us.....chicken salad sandwich (very good), rueben w/fries (very good), weinersnichezel (very good), crab cakes w/sweet potatoes fries (excellent) w/side of homemade crinkle cut chips (to die for), tuna melt on flatbread w/Cole slaw (excellent) more...More

Thank CableQueen2
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We went here after a recommendation from friends. We are visitors to the area, and so were happy to follow their suggestion. From arriving, the server was fairly surly and unfriendly and we felt very much that we were an inconvenience. I asked to use...More

1  Thank iainseville
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Great food, great service, great atmosphere. Everything we had tasted wonderful! Entrees, desserts - food was on point. Fast and friendly service. Definitely recommend and definitely will be returning.

Thank hmortiz05
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704 S Lakeshore Blvd, Howey in the Hills, FL 34737-3951
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Howey in the Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 352-324-3600
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