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Karlings Inn

4640 US Highway 17, De Leon Springs, FL 32130-3122
+1 386-985-5535
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, German, International, Gluten Free Options
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4640 US Highway 17, De Leon Springs, FL 32130-3122
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Best meal I ever have on real world! try some thin you be memorize Thank you for great amazing experience

Thank lilybuel
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Karlings Inn between DeLand and DeLeon Springs Florida is a very interesting place. It was German cuisine only for many years but in 2017 they changed it to also be a seafood restaurant. All very excellent food. They also have a pastry shop where you...More

Thank JohnRussellCox
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We went here to celebrate our friends anniversary. The food and service was excellent. It is mostly German food, but still enough choices on the menu for any taste. The prices were a bit high, but to be expected for a finer restaurant. I highly...More

Thank JudyK6063
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I rarely give 5 stars in a review. However, Karlings Inn warrants 5 stars. Three of us recently ate dinner there. I am super picky about smoked salmon. The cold smoked salmon small plate was delicious. Each of us raved about our entrees - FL...More

Thank MegT351
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Always want to find a German restaurant when I travel. This was a long drive for me and it was a Tuesday night. I was the only table seated for almost the duration of the dinner. The menu had a great cross section of food...More

1  Thank vbaker5
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Great food. Had the almond fish; unique and delicious. The BREAD was awesome. The banana bread was probably the best I've ever had, meant to buy a loaf before we left but forgot: (. The owners, who are there, cook and serve you. Are special...More

Thank Jana G
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The food was awesome such flavor from the appetizer to the dessert. The service was excellent from Jimmy the chef to his wife Lily and our waitress. Inside I loved the ambience of the restaurant. We were celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary and they all...More

1  Thank Gayle B
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My husband and I were vacationing in DeLand and searched for a great dining experience and found it at Karlings, a seafood and German restaurant on the outskirts of DeLand, FL. Our waitress was very attentive and personable and the meal came in a very...More

Thank Advisorpsb77
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Chef Jimmy is an amazing chef who cooks everything with panache. He is inventive and skillful and the quality is definitely 5 stars

Thank Malcolm K
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We only drove 35 minutes to get here for our first visit. My family tried all the entrees. Prime Rib, Salmon an the classic turkey. Everything was cooked to perfection and served promptly. The giblet gravy was excellent. The sage dressing had unusual and enjoyable...More

Thank Bob H
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James F
17 April 2016|
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Response from iclogx | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have wine by the bottle or several types by the glass. I don't drink beer, but my husband does. They have several kinds of beer, but I believe the only one on tap is Warsteiner. The others being bottled... More
chris h
8 December 2015|
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Response from captainbills | Reviewed this property |
Apparently business has picked up at Karlings and a competitor noticed the influx of patrons. When you can read through comments like those written, you learn the motive and rhyme and reason for the negativity of the writer.
8 December 2015|
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Response from captainbills | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant does not serve hard liquor. They do, however, serve Warsteiner draft beer and you have a choice of lager or dark. The beer is not cheap but goes vert well with the meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4640 US Highway 17, De Leon Springs, FL 32130-3122
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  De Leon Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 386-985-5535
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