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Cody's Original Roadhouse

€€ - €€€American,
1041 Lakeshore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162-1693
+1 352-259-8500
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“fajitas” (44 reviews)
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American, Bar
€€ - €€€
1041 Lakeshore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162-1693
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice food good service, I had pork chops and mashed potatoes, my wife has brisket and sweet potato fries, the food was good, nothing special but good food.

Thank alligatorman75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cody's has all bases covered with this last restaurant's grand opening on route 42, the North side of the VILLAGES. This is 2 miles west of Rt 27/441. As Usual they serve the wonderful hand cut steaks , chicken and ribs selections that you love....More

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The waiter was wonderful and full of personality . The food was well prepared and had no problems with our food allergies.

Thank rblock49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a Wednesday night during happy hour. Had 2 excellent pina coladas. It was bogo fajita night, those were being ordered by many. We had the early bird prime rid. Was pretty good. The prime rib and onion crisps were both a little salty....More

Thank alnewton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can tell its not formal with peanut shells littering the floor. Open air seating. Radiant heaters were working overtime. Didn’t need them. Rolls were really soft. Too much so. I didn’t care for the bread spread, a cinnamony concoction. Butter appeared on request. Chicken...More

Thank Ralph111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Restaurant! Excellent ribs..check. Excellent burgers...check. Excellent fish in a BBQ joint...check. Happy hour all day, every day...buy 1 get 1 free..as long as its same drink. Peanut shells thrown on floor..check. Good food and fun!

Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in for dinner, early enough for the “early bird” specials and also was nicely surprised by their 2 for 1 drink special. I opted for the rotisserie chicken which was perfectly prepared. The wife’s salmon was also perfect as was her baked sweet...More

Thank TheBuckeye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typical Villages establishment. Poor wait staff. Food. If you want a good meal, go somewhere else If you want good service, go to Clermont or Winter Garden.

Thank Roger L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a group of 24 dine there recently. The wait staff was great, the food showed up hot and the drinks were 2 for 1.

Thank Larry T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant on the water with lots of TVs around the bar. Cody’s has the peanuts which are nice touch. Good food and drinks.

Thank Scott S
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Judy B
31 July 2017|
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8 February 2017|
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Response from CodysAmerican | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We send out an email blast every Sunday night that lists the entertainment schedules for the upcoming week at the Lake Sumter Landing and Brownwood locations. You can subscribe to it by visiting... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1041 Lakeshore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162-1693
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  The Villages
  • Phone Number: +1 352-259-8500
  • E-mail
You'll only need to look around Cody's to see why "Original" is our middle name. You'll enter an era gone by, when things were simpler, more casual and definitely more relaxed. Tubs of roasted peanuts are available throughout for snackin', crackin' or throwin' on the floor. You'll enjoy Cody's fresh cut, flame broiled, USDA prime and choice Steaks, Prime Rib, Rotisserie Chicken, Pork Back Ribs, Fresh, Fresh Fish, Burgers, Fajitas and more. At Cody's, we're proud of our expert cooking skills and we've put the grill front and center for your viewing.All told, Cody's Original Roadhouse is a fun, casual, family friendly Roadhouse that serves "Just Plain Good Food®". You won't go home hungry or broke - you'll just go home happy!
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