We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Johnny Rockets

976 Old Mill Run, The Villages, FL 32162-1675
+1 352-259-0051
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (96 reviews)
“hamburger” (41 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
976 Old Mill Run, The Villages, FL 32162-1675
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (764)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 758 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been there many times. It's quite convenient, with fast service and good food. I love the fish & chips, (with unlimited fries). The burgers are great, with interesting combinations. Every once in a while a particular song kicks on and the staff is...More

Thank Joel H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Johnny Ro lets again we just love this restaurant since we're now permanent residents we love this restaurant for breakfast, lunch ,dinner, waitress Ivette was amazing my husband told the manager to clone her she is such a great people person she makes...More

Thank Eva R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My spouse and I go here a lot due to the fact that it is right on the square and we can sit outside, enjoy the live music and dine on great meals. The salad specials are filling and tasty, the fish fry and fish...More

Thank gturay
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not think of Johnny Rockets as a breakfast place, until a friend set us straight. Yes, they do serve breakfast, and it was a great one. Lots of variety, from cereals to eggs, sandwiches, omelets, pancakes and more. Plenty to choose from, and...More

Thank thaward
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the corner across from the theater in Sumter Landing in The Villages. Good food and fun to watch so many people going by.

Thank Barb r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a burger with the wife, excellent burger, i loved it The owner was on sight and spent quite a bit of time with us, also our waitress Autumn was fantastic, a smile, very pleasant. great place for the family with younger kids or anyone...More

Thank Herb908
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jessica is the primary reason we frequent Johnny Rockets so much. She is a delight and adds that certain something to the experience. The food was well above average and the cost was reasonable.

Thank 2ofus4346
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hey you ! You like french fries ? This is the place... I first enjoyed a Johnny Rockets hamburger, vanila coke and french fries in a small casino in Arizona. Hmmm Hmmm, good. Reminded me of the malt shops I would frequent as a lad....More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was average / poor Service was average / poor I didn't get two items i ordered - i asked for a side of coleslaw which never turned up and a double burger - but was served a single - i was only charged for...More

Thank Phil N
davidsul33, Manager at Johnny Rockets, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good afternoon I apologize for your dining experience you had here at Johnny Rockets. I assure you that we try to serve nothing but the finest quality beef along with other foods we offer. I also want to mention our fires are bottomless so anytime...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

The very best thing about our lunch experience was dining al fresco. It seems to always improve the flavor of food. Servers were pleasant. We don't normally find ourselves eating at chain restaurants but decided to give it a try. While there was nothing that...More

Thank Darlene P
Nearby HotelsSee all The Villages Hotels
The Waterfront Inn
448 reviews
.36 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Lady Lake/The Villages
622 reviews
3.08 km away
TownePlace Suites The Villages
246 reviews
4.27 km away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites - The Villages
390 reviews
4.66 km away
Nearby Restaurants
VKI Japanese Steakhouse
187 reviews
.06 km away
Red Sauce
817 reviews
.09 km away
Thai Ruby Restaurant
314 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lake Sumter Landing
169 reviews
.14 km away
Savannah Center
106 reviews
1.54 km away
Peterbrooke Chocolatier
30 reviews
.13 km away
Ancient Olive
19 reviews
.19 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
September 28, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Arlene A | Reviewed this property |
Extremely reasonable and delicious.
Linda M
April 14, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from davidsul33 | Property representative |
7:30 to 10:30 Monday to Saturday and 7:30-11:00 on Sundays. Hope to see you soon!
barb m
January 17, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from davidsul33 | Property representative |
Yes we would love to do this for you. Please give us a call and ask for George. 352-259-0051. Thanks
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 976 Old Mill Run, The Villages, FL 32162-1675
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  The Villages
  • Phone Number: +1 352-259-0051
  • E-mail
Johnny Rockets is an international restaurant chain that provides the food, fun and friendliness reminiscent of feel-good Americana. On June 6, 1986, the first Johnny Rockets opened on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, offering guests friendly service and great food in a fun and nostalgic atmosphere. Every original Johnny Rockets restaurant boasts great tasting food from a menu of favorites including juicy hamburgers, classic sandwiches, and hand-dipped shakes and malts. Guests also enjoy an all-American look and feel, tabletop jukeboxes and authentic decor. This classic diner also entertains with dancing every half hour.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing