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Fat Jack's Delicatessen

2940 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4044
+1 863-687-0262
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Diner, Delicatessen
2940 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4044
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped for breakfast. Fat Jacks is an obvious meeting place for many locals. A lot of customers are known by name and one would assume they don't have to order. We both had the two egg special. Price was reasonable. We...More

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always the best place to get a quick meal and meet friends. Rubens, breakfasts, burgers,whatever your stomach desires. Easy in and out and they have take away. Nothing fancy but clean and comfortable. Staff is very friendly and they support breast cancer awareness. Can't miss...More

Thank Carltonowen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's far from being fancy, be we like to keep this place in our breakfast rotation. This place has been around for decades, so they must do something right.

Thank Ellie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was here while evacuated for Hurricane Irma. Not only was the food and service great, but the local people made you feel welcomed. Good for everyone, including solo travelers.

Thank lisacomp50
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The food here never disappoints. I tried the reuben today and may be the best in town Especially for the price. My son had the breakfast combo added sausage and loved every bite. My daughter had the pancakes and said they where very buttery and...More

Thank Reggie C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Try the weekly nighttime specials. The country fried steak is great. Tuesday nights. Try them all daily nightly specials.

Thank LakelandAdvisor1
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

You can't beat Fat Jack's 3-egg breakfast special - less than $5 and comes with hash browns or home fries. I get home fries extra crispy with grilled onions - yum!! They'll customize anything just for you! I've never had better scrambled eggs - both...More

Thank Jacquelyn B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Wonderful, inexpensive deli sandwiches and breakfasts. VERY busy. Not at all fancy, just good food and friendly.

Thank jandehiggins
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We regularly use TripAdvisor to help us select restaurants in unfamiliar places generally with good results. This was an exception. We were traveling on the interstate and decided to stop for something relatively quick and inexpensive. Based upon the reviews we selected Fat Jack's. That...More

Thank Lucky1inVA
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This is a nice little diner with a great selection of good food. I like their breakfast menu, with pancakes, waffles and even bagels with lox!

Thank madhare21
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2940 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4044
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-687-0262
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