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Reececliff Restaurant

940 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-1153
+1 863-686-6661
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (9 reviews)
“cornbread” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
940 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-1153
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I ate dinner this evening at Reececliff Restaurant located at 940 S. Florida Ave. Lakeland; Reececliff's has been open for more than 50 years with a few different owners. Current owners have a daily special each day. My wife and I both...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have read with interest some of th negative reviews of this Diner. I cannot understand the negativity. I had lunch here on Dec 13 and found it to be hot, tasty and very well prepared. The service was outstanding and the quality was beyond...More

Thank nwflguy
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I've been having lunch and sometimes dinner here for over 30 years. Good people, good general diner food. The baked chicken is especially good (Tuesdays and Saturdays), but they're good in general.

Thank malcolmmanners
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Was shopping with a friend today and told her about this restaurant that I had been to before and told her it was good food reasonable prices so she says let's go there then. We arrive about 1 pm not very busy. Ordered the open...More

Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 7 November 2017

My wife and I were referred to Reececliff for a simple southern meal. We were told we weren't paying for the ambiance but just for the food. So true. The restaurant has been there for 34 years and the food was extremely good. Friendly waitress,...More

Thank Hugh T
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a quick healthy breakfast. I sat at the counter just like I did as a child with my Nana. Mickey was my friendly super efficient server. I loved how she took time with the elderly patrons. A genuine person who will keep...More

Thank tastebudtravelers
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Just visited again after a long absence. Thankfully I wasn't disapointed. I had the beef tips over rice with lima beans and fried okra. This would have been a typical lunch at my grandmothers house 30 yrs ago and I am fine with that. Memory...More

Thank JSteven5150
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for something different for lunch while driving through Lakeland. This is a place that we will be diving to again, it is worth the trip. I had an enormous salad, I couldn't even finish! My husband and teens had entrees that each...More

Thank hushmonkey
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We went on a Sunday morning thinking it would be crowded, but it was Night. We were seated immediately and the server was very pleasant and attentive. We ordered liver and onions with mashed potatoes and a side salad. The seller was more than adequate...More

Thank 784sherryb
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Reececliff offers good basic southern food. The staff is friendly and efficient, the food is tasty, and the decor is interesting. I also appreciate the reasonable prices.

Thank Keith1009
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 940 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-1153
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-686-6661
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Description
As the longest running restaurant in Lakeland, FL, Reececliff Family Diner is still providing quality service with a down home atmosphere. After more than 75 years of existence, its time to rediscover this rare treasure. How is it that we stay so consistent? Maybe its because our delicious pies have been crafted by the same expert for more than 50 years. Or maybe its because our head chef has been with us for over 40 years. Come and visit us soon and experience a quality diner with a family atmosphere. And don’t forget the pie!
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