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Whistle Stop Cafe

102 S Collins St, Plant City, FL 33563-5530
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“sandwiches” (15 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Soups
$$ - $$$
102 S Collins St, Plant City, FL 33563-5530
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Simple, clean, healthy, delicious food at a fair cost in a nostalgic atmosphere. The Whistle Stop sits next to a train track and train museum, located in the historic district in an old, historic building that was once a drug store. Stepping inside is like...More

Thank Peg C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't get here as often as I like, but when I have visitors from out of town I always bring them here for lunch. Love the chicken salad on rye. Live piano music is great. Always friendly service. One downside is they only take...More

Thank bcasey1
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Friendly local sandwich shop. limited afternoon hours. must visit in Plant City., homemade bread. local piano player.

Thank samsidoti
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We visit when ever we are in Plant City. We often take our out of town guests to experience such a wonderful, friendly and upbeat dining place. The Ruebens are the best. Warning they are enough for two people. The owners are friendly and always...More

Thank honeydunc
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I'm not sure who who would give this a good review unless you like eating soup (vegetable soup with just broccoli) with a plastic spoon. Actually plastic is all they have for any utensils. We sat down and a man started playing the piano and...More

Thank Sarasotastar
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My friends and I stopped here after shopping. What a great place. Food and service are excellent. The menu offers a variety for all. There is also excellent shopping in the area.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

If you are in or near Plant City, go to the old town and cross the railway tracks to the cafe on the corner. Good choice of food at reasonable prices. Obliging staff who readily made suggestions or alterations to menu items. Well worth a...More

Thank Viv2016x
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We were out for a ride today and ended up in Plant City. We walked around and visited some of the businesses and finally decided to stop for a bite to eat. Like the sign in the place says, If you have reservations, your in...More

Thank Jim E
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I have been going to this little place for the past 18 years. Marty and Jerry treat you like family. The menu is simple with homemade soups and sandwiches. The bread is freshly made daily. The sandwiches are filled with all of the goodies. They...More

1  Thank Lori S
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We enjoyed a lunch at Whistle Stop. It features charming train decor in an old soda fountain-style setting. The restaurant itself is located right next to the train tracks so don't be surprised if your conversation is interrupted by the plaintive sound of a train...More

Thank Grandimperialpoohbah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 S Collins St, Plant City, FL 33563-5530
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Plant City
Family owned and operated restaurant in Downtown Plant City. Very popular with the locals. Great food and historical atmosphere.
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