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The Starting Gate Restaurant

10605 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448-3814
+1 352-503-2076
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
10605 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448-3814
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is off the beaten path, but the food and service is great. ENJOYED IT! Check it out. You will love it.

Thank donlyn4855
GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you sooo much for such a nice review. We certainly enjoyed having you in our restaurant. Very truly yours, Gale

Reviewed September 26, 2018

What a great place! Huge menu and everything we had was fresh and delicious, served by the owner herself Can't wait to go back! The blueberry pancakes and sausage links were to die for (not the smoked, the regular). Our party of four tried different...More

Thank FranP2
GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you sooo much & also for taking the time to write such a nice review !

Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

It’s a neighborhood restaurant - everyone is so friendly and nice. The menu is quite extensive. So many choices - I opted for the normal eggs benedict with a side of tomatoes - excellent. My spouse had a cheese and bacon omelet and it actually...More

1  Thank kathiev_13
GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your positive feel for our restaurant. We always hope when you enter our restaurant you are only a stranger once. Gale

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

My husband and i have travelled all over Florida. This place, by far, has the best breakfast in the state. Quaint and down-home country hospitality. Homemade hollandaise sauce to-die-for and every type of Benedict under the sun. We had 5 in our company and everyone...More

Thank ladykelly1969
GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We had such a wonderful time with your group ! Can't wait to see you'll again. Gale

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Thirteen different Benedict dishes and the traditional is beyond awesome. Friendly. Fast. Good value. The town of Old Homosassa is a must to visit too. We always visit The Starting Gate if anywhere near it! And if you haven’t had the blueberry cobbler here you...More

2  Thank Wayne A
Reviewed August 30, 2018

This is not an easy place to check out, having limited hours (6:30 - noon) on only Fri, Sat and Sunday. I suspect that this limited opening contributes to the place not having 'burn out' from overwork, and accordingly it becomes easier to stay positive...More

2  Thank burntweeniesandwich
GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the positive recognition on food quality & presentation. It is truly appreciated. Your other points of view are well taken. They make sense. Thankyou, Gale

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Great breakfast place! Known for their Benedicts. Besides the regular menu, there’s two boards listing benedicts and omelets. I had the Smoky Caliente bene with homemade sausage. Very good! So good we went back the next day. This time I had the Brat Cracker bene,...More

3  Thank Irie5678
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

From the waitress to the cook it was a nice experience.Food was very good. Will be visiting again.😍

1  Thank Vernaroni
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Great food & friendly service. Easy in and out. Good variety of choices for breakfast and their fruit side was fresh and tasted great.

Thank Sue G
Reviewed May 20, 2018

My wife, Madeline, and friends have been enjoying breakfast here since they opened. The pricese are slightly higher than some other local breakfast spots in Sassa, but the quality of the ingredients account for that. Great OJ, Egglands Best eggs, thick bacon, etc. Tracy and...More

2  Thank Robert B
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Kathy H
April 15, 2015|
Response from Gale D | Property representative |
Yes 630 am to 1pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10605 W Yulee Dr, Homosassa, FL 34448-3814
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Homosassa
  • Phone Number: +1 352-503-2076
All American Diner, serving breakfast and brunch. Vegetarian & Gluten Free options.
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