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Cooks Cafe Express

101 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, FL 32720-4245
+1 386-738-5030
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good21%
  • Average29%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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101 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, FL 32720-4245
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Cooks Cafe is a buffet which serves a variety of delicious meats and meal options. Although it is a buffet, diners are allowed only 1 serving of the meat of their choice. However, the portion of meat served is a very substantial amount. Unlimited return...More

Thank TravelingHatter
Reviewed May 3, 2018

This is Cook's Buffet, Cafe, Bakery, 704 N. Woodland Blvd, Deland. We have been eating there for over 50 years. Back when it was Holiday House and now Cook's Buffet, Cafe, Bakery. We have never been disappointed.

Thank Jack B
Reviewed February 22, 2018

DeLand's resturaunts are fantastic. I highly recommend them to anyone who is visiting our quaint, unique, little college town.

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Reviewed January 10, 2018

We stopped there after visiting the Stetson house. There is a wide variety of food to suit anyones tastes or food needs. Desserts are huge and tasty. Food is very good for a buffet.

Thank WinthropBoston
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Pretty good food and located in a convenient location. I've only been there for lunch. The staff is nice but the owner, not so much.

Thank JohnRussellCox
Reviewed January 3, 2018

excellent buffet- plenty of selections, very tasty food, good service and reasonably priced- would definitely go back

Thank perkyperko
Reviewed November 26, 2017

My family and I were on a tight timetable due to very slow traffic coming from The Villages to Deland where we had a 1:30 tour scheduled. We were able to have a delicious lunch, to each of our likings, and still make the tour!

Thank Lynn N
Reviewed October 3, 2017

This is a buffet-style restaurant, with a carving station. Honestly, everything they serve seems tired to me. Nothing startlingly good. However, if you're HUNGRY, then definitely try it.

Thank Stormyknitter
Reviewed May 23, 2017

We went to Cook's for Thanksgiving dinner and the food was fantastic! Fresh, tasty and the buffet was super clean and they took care of all of the people with superb customer service.

Thank Terryminator
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Best place to eat in Deland PERIOD! Desserts are to die for. Service is great. Don't be turned off because it is a buffett. I don't like buffets but this is sooo different

Thank bob858
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Jack B
March 4, 2018|
Response from Jack B | Reviewed this property |
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October 1, 2015|
Response from DelandBusinessOwner | Property representative |
Our evening buffet is $10.99 which includes our unlimited 20 ft salad bar, unlimited fresh vegetables and one very generous portion of top quality meat. If you want dessert and beverage included its $15.99. This way you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, FL 32720-4245
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  DeLand
  • Phone Number: +1 386-738-5030
A small but tasty cafe tucked inside the mainstreet building downtown Deland. Started in 1983. Fresh, cooked to order burgers, sandwiches and fresh salads. Homemade soups and bread bowls. Homemade desserts to die for. Low price but big in quality.
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