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Highlander Cafe

638 N Citrus Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-3968
+1 352-563-0028
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (63 reviews)
“quiche” (43 reviews)
“side salad” (22 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
638 N Citrus Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-3968
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Reviewed 4 days ago

After a long day touring Crystal River on the Trolley, we stopped for an iced coffee and dessert to keep us going while we shopped Heritage Village. The coffees are amazing but the desserts are to die for. We had the chocolate cheesecake and we...More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very nice place we ate lunch. The food was great and the service was nice. The deserts were also good.

Thank trg180
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch with a friend. We both had BLT and they were good. Wonderful outside seating. Good, friendly service. The chocolate cheesecake was very good

Thank alharvey
Reviewed 12 March 2018

This is our personal favorite for lunch, friendly staff great food we went twice on our visit had the quiche both times the salad that comes with is great it's a little different than most with fruit and nuts this added with their homemade house...More

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We've heard about this little restaurant for a couple of years but really never thought to try it. Today we stopped. So glad we did. Fresh made food with a clever blend of items. For instance brie and bacon on a ciabatta roll. I had...More

Thank Edie R
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My parents and I had breakfast : beverages were delicious (coffee, fresh smothie, chai tea late) and the food was amazinnnnng (scrambled eggs, bagels). The staff was really kind and the place and its atmosphere are absolutely lovely !

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 3 March 2018

My husband had the quiche and I had the BLT. Both were very good and came with a salad or chips. We enjoyed sitting outside too.

Thank sukiehb
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Love the quiche and salad. Always great food ..... love sitting out on the deck .... tuna salad is amazing and so are the deserts.

Thank Babs0707
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Enjoyed a light lunch on the deck here. Varied menu with much to choose from. Everything fresh and good, a ladies who lunch place but not pretentious.

Thank Knitzy
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Stppoed here for lunch after visiting the Thre Sisters Springs. There is a very good range of fare at reasonable prices nad freindly staff

Thank WizardBristol
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Questions & Answers
Carol T
11 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Priscilla G | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carol - The Highlander Cafe doesn't have a lot of "atmosphere" but it does have fabulous service and delicious food. Your "Red Hats" would be graciously welcomed!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 638 N Citrus Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-3968
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River
  • Phone Number: +1 352-563-0028
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