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Creative Arts Cafe - CLOSED

493 S Lakeview Dr, Lake Helen, FL 32744-3021
+1 386-228-4289
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible12%
9 Dec 2016
“Cash only?”
23 Aug 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Diner, Greek
493 S Lakeview Dr, Lake Helen, FL 32744-3021
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

The last couple of times we frequented this Restaurant, we had to pay in cash because their Credit Card machine was not working! I/we can understand that machinery goes down from time to time....but for weeks? We have also noticed that the business has really...More

Thank William Andrew H
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We would average 1x a week 3-8 people @ a time, at least one person hardly ever got food as ordered. I loved their fried gizzards; delicious; till about a year ago, (haven't been back since) had a to go order and the food had...More

Thank Garry Allen H
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We were driving thru the area where I used to live and came across this diner by the park. We're very pleased with the meal and service. Food was great. Best Reuben I've had. Also was entertained thru lunch with a guitar duo. Also is...More

Thank J Douglas M
Reviewed 21 May 2016

All I can say is DON'T order the Greek food. I couldn't eat it and the spinach pie bite had to go in the napkin. Weirdest Greek salad I've ever seen or tasted, all the oregano on top will stay with you a long time....More

Thank Yvvie
Reviewed 5 May 2016

First, we sat in the cafe for almost 20 minutes before we were able to flag down a server to help us. Food was served in an appropriate time after ordering, but was very mediocre. We had sausage gravy biscuits.

Thank Sassy718
Reviewed 9 January 2016

It was our first time at this restaurant and sorry to say it will be our last. We went there with a $2 off coupon off of a fish fry which was supposed to be haddock. When we asked about it we were told they...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 7 January 2016

About a week ago my Husband and I were at Creative Arts Cafe for breakfast. He ordered a full breakfast with coffee, and I ordered one egg and a side of toast. When the bill came, I was surprised to see that I had been...More

Thank Lynda1944
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

DH and I went to dinner on Saturday night and really enjoyed the service, ambiance, food and live music! The waitress took excellent care of us and kept our drinks full. The food was delicious and fresh and the musicians that play for you were...More

Thank Phonecia
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Can't stand walking into a place and having to wipe the seat free of food before I sit down. Table wasn't clean either. This place looks like it was once an automotive garage with roll down doors. Booths to the right side of the room...More

Thank Tanya W
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

The servers were great! I ordered French Toast and hash browns with onions. DH ordered 2 eggs, hash browns, bacon, and raisin toast. The food was delicious and they had live music which was great! 2 guitar players gave the restaurant a great addition to...More

Thank Phonecia
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Restaurant Details

American, Diner, Greek
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 493 S Lakeview Dr, Lake Helen, FL 32744-3021
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake Helen
  • Phone Number: +1 386-228-4289
Entrance is behind the Police station, in the Back of the new youth activity building. Breakfast, lunch, and diner all day every day.
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