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Magdalena's Family Restaurant

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8371 Cortez Blvd, Weeki Wachee, FL 34607-1923
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Weeki Wachee, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This restaurant is now permanently closed!! Very sad that they closed, it was a wonderful place that served great food!

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Thank TravelingTeacher713
Weeki Wachee, Florida
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287 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Magdalena's closed a few months ago and will not reopen as a restaurant. Just wanted to give a shout out before driving to Weeki Wachee. We still have other nice restaurants in the area.

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2 Thank lovetotravel0075
Spring Hill, Florida
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016

These people are from a European background and make flavorful home style dishes. Stuffed cabbage, stuffed peppers, fried chicken livers, and a variety of old fashioned dinners.

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Thank Lillian P
Florida
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483 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2015

I gave Magdaleana's a 5 star rating, as a tribute to all the years they were in business. Owned and operated by a lovely couple from Romania, they provided great homemade dishes for locals and tourists alike. Although the restaurant is no longer there, they will be sorely missed. My condolences go out to the family for their recent loss.

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1 Thank FLworldwanderer
Maitland, Florida
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

Always wanted to try this place but it Wan never open when we came by. From the looks of the building it couldn't be determined whether it was still in business or not. I see from another post it is now closed. Oh well!

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Thank flipper1f
Buena Vista, Georgia
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

It was great while it lasted, but Magdelena's is now closed! Once a great German restaurant, it leaves an unfilled hole in the gastronomic community around Weeki Wachee. I only hope someone moves in and does good German cooking again!;

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1 Thank Raymond H
Middletown, PA
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55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2015

My husband and I were somewhat disappointed in Magdalena's. The older gentleman who seated us didn't seem at all friendly or happy to seat us. After we were seated the older woman who was waiting tables - the ONLY woman waiting tables - walked by and said, "it's going to be a bit; I just got a party of 6... More 

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1 Thank Charann102
Weeki Wachee, Florida
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2014

When entering this restaurant you have a feeling of being in somebody's home. A warm welcome, a funny waitress and walls with photos of all the best stars adorn the walls. It was fun naming them in between servings. The food and process were both excellent and all four in our party were very satisfied. Where else can you het... More 

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Florida
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483 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Magdalena's is west of Rt.19 (approx. 4 miles on north side). A home, converted to the restaurant, has been serving locals for over 13 years. A true "Mom & Pop" establishment, husband seats the guests, cleans up, and works the register, wife does all the cooking. Famous for their "Schnitzels" (my favorite is chicken), they also serve Roast Duck, and... More 

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3 Thank FLworldwanderer
St. Augustine
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175 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

This is one of those local finds that is a true gem. It was a little hard to find so I hope my pictures will help you find it. When you enter it feels exactly like walking into someone's home. The German food was outstanding an authentic (my partner lived in Germany). We had the chicken schnitzel and the pork... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, German
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8371 Cortez Blvd, Weeki Wachee, FL 34607-1923
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Weeki Wachee

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?