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Westgate Smokehouse Grill

3200 River Ranch Blvd, Lake Wales, FL 33867-1201
+1 866-438-2507
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good19%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“sandwich” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3200 River Ranch Blvd, Lake Wales, FL 33867-1201
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 1 July 2017

Tried 2 times when I stayed at the resort. Unbeatable food, the slowest service. Needs to change chef and cooks. We were 11 people and no one like including the children!More

Thank Maria V F
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate Smokehouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Maria, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We regret to hear that your recent visit was anything but exceptional. We are sorry to hear that you were inconvenienced by our service. It is our hope that the experience that you had...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Breakfast buffet was suitable, otherwise the food could be improved and some other dining options would be nice

Thank Delanea O
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Great food & service. Great pricing. Service was excellent. No lines, no wait. Call ahead to get hours, as they may not be open all day.

Thank Melynda B
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We all thought the food was good and it is on the property, so enjoy it! The staff were helpful and friendly!

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We've been studying at the River Ranch RV Resort and have visited the Smokehouse Grill several times. Their dinners are very good but our favorite is their Sunday breakfast buffet. The perfect place after church.

Thank NormCindy
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Have eaten down there a couple of times this year. Food is tasty but small portions & relatively expensive especially the beer & alcohol. They have nightly specials that I have tried once. Tasty but small portions. Some of the wait staff doesn't know what...More

Thank 16joan
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Came to visit our friends and decided to have lunch here.. the burgers and fries were good .... slightly a little overdone,,, Our server was excellent.... Coming from the mountains the taste of THEIR water was awful ... Would go back but would carry my...More

Thank Bram F
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate Smokehouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you for choosing to dine with us at the Westgate Smokehouse Grill. We appreciate your feedback and will be certain to share them with our chef. We thank you for dinning with us and hope to serve you again soon! Anja

Reviewed 1 January 2017

We had to eat somewhere over our 2 night vacation a at Westgate. Ate there 3 times, slow services, tasted fair, expensive for the quality.More

Thank christine p
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate Smokehouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you so much for letting us know what parts of your meals with us were to your liking and of course, not to your liking. Feedback like this helps us to identify areas in which we could improve to make future guests visits all...More

Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

There was a large group of us. One server running the show she handled everything fine-it was during week. The food was all very good. The ribs were awesome!! Nice portions.

Thank sanibell75
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate Smokehouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you for your review of the Westgate Smokehouse Grill. Serving up generous portions of smoked meats and hearty side dishes is what our team does best. We are glad to read you enjoyed it and hope to see you again soon! Anja

Reviewed 7 December 2016

We experienced dinner. Nothing seemed too fresh, it was pre-made, frozen, or needed to be fried. Service was very slow, the staff did not excel at customer service.More

Thank Milissa S
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate Smokehouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you for your review. Our objective is to provide all guests with a meal that is both delicious and well serviced. We do apologize if for any reason we missed that mark and hope that you will still consider us again in the future....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3200 River Ranch Blvd, Lake Wales, FL 33867-1201
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake Wales
  • Phone Number: +1 866-438-2507
Description
Enjoy the convenience of quality, family-friendly dining at its best at the Westgate Smokehouse Grill. This charming waterfront eatery overlooks the beautiful Kissimmee River at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo. The diverse menu at the Westgate Smokehouse Grill offers steaks, seafood, baby back ribs, burgers, sandwiches, salads and eclectic appetizers such as gator bites. Save room for one of the delicious desserts! While the weather is pleasant, relax on the large screened-in porch and enjoy daily activities from your vantage point on the water's edge - watch the birds feeding, spot alligators, view fishing boats and revel in the sunset. The Westgate Smokehouse Grill features specialty buffets, including an abundant breakfast buffet, as well as Happy Hour specials. Hours of operation vary by season, so make sure to call ahead before visiting the Westgate Smokehouse Grill.
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