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Old Spanish Sugar Mill

601 Ponce Deleon Blvd, De Leon Springs, FL 32130-3399
+1 386-985-5644
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pancake batter” (41 reviews)
“blueberries” (47 reviews)
“chocolate chip” (36 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
601 Ponce Deleon Blvd, De Leon Springs, FL 32130-3399
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an amazing place to bring folks who are visiting from out of town. I love the old style water wheel, love to make my own, staff is mega friendly, and they have GLUTEN FREE PANCAKES!!!

Thank InspiredLifebyCarole
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Kudos to our server, Jones. He was friendly and engaged. We have been going here for 40 years and he was by far the best server we have ever had. We brought friends from Brazil to experience a Florida gem. The experience did not disappoint....More

Thank CSchutz
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just because it is out of the way doesn't mean it doesn't matter. This is a gem in the middle of a state park. Service is good, food is awesome, prices aren't bad. BUT the best thing is making your own pancakes or French toast...More

Thank hubjeanne
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A very different way to eat out for breakfast. Caution however, you must pay $6.00 to enter the state park before getting to the mill. We felt it was worth it. Basicalky you fix your own food on a grill before you ! The special...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 6 days ago

The only thing wrong with this place is it's popularity. If you see tour buses in the parking lot, you might want to turn around. We were lucky this time it was only about a ten minute wait. It's fun and unique to cook your...More

Thank fritz145
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here for the first time last Friday. We had heard many neighbors rave about this place for years but we just didn't want to wait 2 hours in line for breakfast . What a shock when we got there and were seated immediately!...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with family for breakfast and the staff was so friendly and accommodating. You sit at a table and a pancake griddle is turned on. You order a pitcher of white or wheat pancakes or both with toppings to put on. We got blueberries...More

Thank OhioSuzy
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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Today was my 2nd visit and my family's 1st visit to The Old Spanish Sugar Mill Restaurant in De Leon Springs State Park in De Land, Fl. You must pay the entry fee into the State Park then put your name and party size in...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely, quaint restaurant. The waiter comes to your table for your order. We ordered ham, sausage and eggs....well, the waiter brings bread for you to put on a grill to make your own toast. Then he brought our eggs ...to crack and...More

Thank jessiejames_8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the old Florida charm of this restaurant. The pancakes were quite good & enjoyed cooking them on the table. While we waited about 3 hours as it was a holiday week, there were plenty of things to walk around to see and check...More

Thank DaneeneM
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Questions & Answers
30 January 2016|
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Response from Karl H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the restaurant is a busy place, and I don't know if they could host a bus group. I think it would be best to call them directly.
gerald f
5 August 2015|
Response from SpyderOwner1 |
Yes e cept Christmas and New Year
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Ponce Deleon Blvd, De Leon Springs, FL 32130-3399
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  De Leon Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 386-985-5644
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