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Billy's Cafe

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1601 S Duncan Dr, Tavares, FL 32778-4277
+1 352-343-7433
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Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an old fashioned, home cooking style restaurant which provides continuous coffee...quickly. On Sunday's after church there is a line up and it's clearly due to the downright delicious food served quickly and cheerfully. If you want waffles with whipped cream and fruit...it's here. Our favourite is the pancake, egg and sausage plate. Eggs arrive just as you specify... More 

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Thank intrepid702016
Tavares, Florida
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten there a few times. Good food but get a antiseptic feel there. Always busy, for some reason don't feel comfortable there.

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Thank pvharley
Florida, USA
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

I have eaten there a few times, the food is OK. If you love sweets for breakfast they will have that. The atmosphere is that of a typical breakfast place. Lots of regulars come.

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Thank Carol110
Astatula, Florida
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

I have eaten breakfast here several times. The food is very good and the service is excellent! The staff is friendly and very efficient. The restaurant is very clean. I highly recommend this for breakfast!

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Thank Guitarmusicenthusias
Howey in the Hills, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

fantastic breakfast, eggs really taste farm fresh, best eggs I have tasted. clean and quick service. too bad they close so early. wish breakfast avail. all day long.

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Mount Dora, Florida
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223 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

I've driven by this cute little place for years and finally had a chance to stop for breakfast. The place is clean, bright, spacious and inviting. I had a standard American breafast - bacon, eggs, hash browns and toast. The service was friendly and quick and the food was great. I will definitely come back.

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Thank FloridaBackroads
Carlsbad, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

This cafe has mostly breakfast items, including "crepe roll-ups", and some lunch items as well. My dad and I had heard the crepes here were good, so we figured we'd give it a shot. I was hoping for some savory crepes, but the waitress proclaimed she didn't know what savory meant, so we explained and she said they only serve... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great example of an old style American small town dinner. Servers are experienced and friendly. Kitchen is visible as you walk in.

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Thank Idaho27
Tavares, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Billy's is a family owned eatery that serves delicious meals with that "home cooked" taste. Only open until 2pm it serves great breakfasts & lunches. Their souls are some of the best ever!

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Thank CWC99
Manchester, New Hampshire
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43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Biscuits and sausage gravy... The best I've ever had... Great breakfast, fast and tasty. Great coffee, too unusual for a breakfast joint. Highly recommend this place. The crepes, waffles and pancakes look great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 S Duncan Dr, Tavares, FL 32778-4277
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Tavares
  • Phone Number: +1 352-343-7433
Description
352-343-7433

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?