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Back Porch

115 County Road 557a, Lake Alfred, FL 33850-2943
+1 863-956-2227
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (33 reviews)
“raspberry tea” (9 reviews)
“potato salad” (9 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
115 County Road 557a, Lake Alfred, FL 33850-2943
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute decision to go to the Back Porch for lunch before some shopping. We sat on the deck in the back overlooking the pond. Lovely. And the food was excellent. Especially The Chocolate Delight. Lots of good sauce! The chicken salad was also excellent....More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love visiting the Back Porch because it reminds me of my great grandmother - from the food to the decor it just makes you feel like you’re at home. You pick a table and fill out what you’d like to eat on the menu...More

Thank monicarobo
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite spots to visit over and over again. The Back Porch has so many good choices for their picnic basket lunch. They even serve you in these adorable, wooden baskets. You get to choose a soup, side dish, sandwich and...More

Thank Teaforthree
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

39 of us went on a road trip from Leesburg and headed to The Barn, The Stable Gifts and Crafts, and the Back Porch Restaurant for lunch. They are all part of the same complex. The Barn was not one of the usual antique places...More

Thank solara13
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This diner is located at The Barn in Lake Alfred and is a convenient stop to take a break from browsing the antiques. I only had a beverage although the food selections looked enticing.

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

A unique type of setting with lunch served in a cute picnic basket. Soup, salad, sandwiches & refreshing tea & ice cream sandwich's for desert! Always delicious! This quaint little spot tends to get busy on the weekends in the summer, so reservations are not...More

1  Thank Billie R
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Stopped in for lunch on a saturday - be prepared the place is always PACKED! There are small cups with pencils on each table and a slip of paper with specials for the day Prices are pretty inexpensive for the amount of food you get....More

Thank Kandice S
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite place to take my out of town guests. You will find the best gifts for yourself or to give away in the many different unique shops on the property. And great antiques with great to reasonable prices. You got to have...More

1  Thank Indreams58
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The Front Porch and the adjoining gift shops are a favorite place for me when in Florida. The restaurant is quaint both inside and on the large wrap around porch. Choose from several menu staples or one of the specials of the day. All choices...More

Thank Virginia P
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is cute. The food was very good. They were quite busy and mixed up or forgot parts of our order. Very reasonable prices. Great for a light lunch. There is a kids menu which was perfect for us as well. We dined indoors...it...More

Thank jennstar79
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19 January 2017|
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Response from franciefuhrel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, closed Sunday and Monday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 County Road 557a, Lake Alfred, FL 33850-2943
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake Alfred
  • Phone Number: +1 863-956-2227
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