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The Chop Shop

$$ - $$$American, ,
126 S Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801-5002
+1 863-603-4040
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (51 reviews)
“onion rings” (10 reviews)
“tater tots” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
126 S Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801-5002
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have always loved this place. Very clean and great food. I do feel that it is a little over priced but still great food!

Thank bakerdebb54
Reviewed 25 July 2017

They really do have some of the best hamburgers I've eaten locally. Large and very juicy with fun options on the menu, including an Elvis dedicated sandwich. The interior is dark and woody covered with vintage signs - everything from comic book heroes, sports, and...More

Thank Erin W
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere and comfortable at that. Open seating and inviting for all. Had the blue burger cooked to my liking. Medium was true medium. The BCR fries a must. Good old fashion music to make your time a good experience. A return.

Thank Jrstwo
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Stopped in here after a tour of Southern College, I had a great salad and some fantastic Tater tots. It was in between shifts so it was kind of slow and the weather was turning bad, but I had great food and service! There's something...More

Thank Ed D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Surprised by how awesome this place turned out to be. The burgers were amazing, very juicy and seemed fresh. No complaints.

Thank kimberhs_
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The Chop Shop offers the best burgers I have had in Lakeland. They are thick and juicy, and have always been cooked the way I order them. They have a variety of yummy speciality burgers – the Van Dutch is my favorite, with green apples,...More

Thank Grace C
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I don't know how we have lived here for almost 10 years and never been! We went with our 3 teenagers to celebrate the end of the school year. They have a great selection of burgers and sandwiches as well as a full bar. They...More

Thank 232tracyb
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I had a coupon to try this little place and loved it. The tater tots were the best I ever had! No kidding. You order at the counter and they bring your food and that is a little different to me. But we will definitely...More

Thank dmmswann
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Stopped there for dinner twice last week. Drinks were generous. Service was great and very attentive. Food was plentiful and very good. This is a great place for burgers of many varieties

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Juicy yummy burgers! Great variety and fair prices. The only reason it did not get 5 stars it is because when we visited, service was not up to par. It was our first time there and the waiter wasn't nice when we asked questions about...More

Thank viajera_reston
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 S Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801-5002
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-603-4040
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