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Sparky's Place

24646 State Road 40, Astor, FL 32102-3140
+1 352-759-2854
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
yesterday
“Truly a wonderful little gem of a restaurant!”
2 days ago
“Pizza was great”
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
24646 State Road 40, Astor, FL 32102-3140
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1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

What a GREAT place to have the world's BEST pizza! We ordered a medium and literally, ate off of this amazingly tasty pizza for three days! Sparky's is a hidden gem in little Astor Florida... BUT, the food is stellar and the service is kind...More

Thank Angiet2
Reviewed 2 days ago

Have ordered a lot of food here but never a pizza. Got a large and it was big.good price too.wow it was great.one of the best I've had.here in little Astor.will have to get another soon.but first I got to finish this one

Thank budnpat86
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stopped there (5/16/17) while we were heading East to Ormond beach from Ocala... We loved the Home style look inside, the food was great and the Clientele was friendly. We were totally satisfied (Prices were good too)!

Thank AL G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat while traveling for work. Waitress was very friendly. Our drinks were never empty which is a plus. Had a bacon cheeseburger that was perfect. The seasonings on the fries tasted great. Also had the coleslaw which is...More

Thank Rick A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent breakfast. Will definitely come back. Spinach tomatoes and cheese. They split the breakfast for us. It was plenty.

Thank H2O W
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We're convinced that the cook cooks one meal at a time. That might be a slight exaggeration, but service here is really, really slow. Now, it IS a pleasant little local place to eat, the food was fine (we both had the Italian sausage sandwiches,...More

Thank Steve P P
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend going and trying the calzone. But don't stop there, try the swamp burger also. Had to be in the area for a week, found myself at Sparky's place for breakfast lunch and dinner. The staff was friendly made you feel like you were...More

Thank D W
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I got the chicken wings and they were large and tasted good. My husband got the Italian combo. The chicken Parmesan was not edible. The ravioli was mediocre. The lasagna was edible but not very good. These Italian entrees must be frozen and aren't freshly...More

Thank Bethany H
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Ordered a pizza (BBQ) for pick up was told 20 minutes. Arrived to pick up about 30 minutes later and was told it was not ready because they just had a cook walk out on them. Waited another 15 minutes until waitress came out and...More

1  Thank Raquel D
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Sparkey's is just plain food, but it is damn good! Had spaghetti for lunch and was au dente with a great sausage and meat sauce. Wife had a burger, properly cooked to a medium rare and the salad was farm fresh.

1  Thank frankinjax69
Robert S, Owner at Sparky's Place, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review and the five star rating. Our spaghetti sauces are homemade and we are so glad you enjoyed it. Our burgers are all hand pattied. We hope to see you again soon. Sparky and Shawn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24646 State Road 40, Astor, FL 32102-3140
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Astor
  • Phone Number: +1 352-759-2854
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Description
"Just a few paw prints west of the St. John's River" Our goal is that our friends, neighbors, and those just passing through feel the warmth of our hospitality with our exceptional food,service and atmosphere.