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Fat Jack's Delicatessen

2940 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4044
+1 863-687-0262
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“sandwich” (8 reviews)
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07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Diner, Delicatessen
2940 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4044
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here never disappoints. I tried the reuben today and may be the best in town Especially for the price. My son had the breakfast combo added sausage and loved every bite. My daughter had the pancakes and said they where very buttery and...More

Thank Reggie C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Try the weekly nighttime specials. The country fried steak is great. Tuesday nights. Try them all daily nightly specials.

Thank LakelandAdvisor1
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

You can't beat Fat Jack's 3-egg breakfast special - less than $5 and comes with hash browns or home fries. I get home fries extra crispy with grilled onions - yum!! They'll customize anything just for you! I've never had better scrambled eggs - both...More

Thank Jacquelyn B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Wonderful, inexpensive deli sandwiches and breakfasts. VERY busy. Not at all fancy, just good food and friendly.

Thank jandehiggins
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We regularly use TripAdvisor to help us select restaurants in unfamiliar places generally with good results. This was an exception. We were traveling on the interstate and decided to stop for something relatively quick and inexpensive. Based upon the reviews we selected Fat Jack's. That...More

Thank Lucky1inVA
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This is a nice little diner with a great selection of good food. I like their breakfast menu, with pancakes, waffles and even bagels with lox!

Thank madhare21
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Best breakfast and the service made you feel like family, even though we are visiting from out of town.

Thank grillmastererie
Reviewed 5 March 2017

What a great place to eat, talk, and just enjoy a throwback to the past. Really good food at a great price and some of the best service one can imagine. Sit at the counter and really enjoy the locals who have been coming here...More

Thank GenotheViking
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

An iconic place in Lakeland , I had a beans and bacon soup, unexpected!!!! The Reuben is just wonderful, the service is superb, come on and try!!!!

Thank ChefIvanpetrovich
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Still looking for that perfect elusive pastrami sandwich Based on reviews, we decided to try Fat Jacks Deli and Pub. No, it’s not a real Jewish Deli, but you know what, I felt comfortable when we walked through the front door. Found our own table,...More

Thank crackerssouth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2940 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4044
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-687-0262
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