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McLeod House Bistro

207 N Apopka Ave, Inverness, FL 34450-4239
+1 352-726-7700
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“stuffed clams” (5 reviews)
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American, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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207 N Apopka Ave, Inverness, FL 34450-4239
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I ordered and enjoyed Boursin Stuffed Chicken with Rice and Vegetables. Except that I was eating it with a butter knife; which could not cut into the chicken and caused the cheese to squish out all over the plate, it was amazing! I see that...More

Thank nazghoul2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on Friday night and enjoyed the live music featuring a piano player and singer whose music added a nice ambiance. Service was impeccable and our meals were delicious.

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful little place. Live music with a harmonica that was not obnoxious at all. Ordered scallops au gratin. It was like a little casserole on a bed of spinach. A little too rich for me, but delicious all the same. Staff was very friendly. Chef...More

Thank Smiles4Mile5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the minute you enter to the minute you step out. McLeod is one of the nicest places to have lunch in the area. Famous for their flatbreads and salads, it's definitely worth the try!

Thank Bulldog1971
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

The McLeod House has the most wonderful menu. Well worth the visit. I have had lunch and dinner there. The chef has amazing culinary skill. Can't wait to dine there again.

Thank maryfG593BN
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Attractive historic house with intimate (or crowded) , romantic (or dark) rooms. Menu is creative and varied with an European, old world, influence. Server was attentive and knowledgeable. Bruschetta provided each member at the table a tangy starter with fragrant fresh basil ribbons. Entree plates...More

1  Thank johnfjohnston
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My wife & I ate here for our anniversary. When the waiter brought us our menu, our names were on the top of the menu with a notation that it was our anniversary. We also got to keep the personalized menus. The service was exceptional...More

1  Thank Greg B
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This Bistro is fabulous.... the spinach salad..one of the best ever..the scallops can't be beat and my all time favorite..the escargot must be ordered on every visit. Berna I refer to as my new best friend.She is an asset to this restaurant. Don't pass up...More

Thank DLNewJersey
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Having recently moved down from Washington, DC, I been spoiled with by a large number of really good restaurants demonstrating a wide variety of refined recipes and techniques. so I was initially a little disappointed by the salad and sandwich lunch offers of the number...More

1  Thank ruthles2
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Had lunch recently with friends. We were blown away by the menu and everything we had was excellent. Wonderful place for lunch!

Thank David S
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Questions & Answers
26 November 2017|
Response from McLeodhouse | Property representative |
No, we will not be open
10 September 2016|
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Response from Whitenights22 | Reviewed this property |
You'll see a lot of jeans, plus nice shirt or blouse, as well as dressy casual.
12 March 2015|
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Response from Ronnie F | Reviewed this property |
The average entree is about $18.00 range. Of course lunch is slightly less.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 N Apopka Ave, Inverness, FL 34450-4239
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +1 352-726-7700
  • E-mail
Chef Kulow is classically European trained and has received numerous awards for culinary excellence. He is a past recipient of 2 Golden Spoon Awards, and with the McLeod House was awarded first place in the Taste of Inverness and the Taste of Citrus for Best Appetizer in 2010, the People's Choice at the Taste of Inverness in 2014, Best Fine Dining and Best Dessert in the Taste of Citrus 2016. By using the freshest food and herbs to create his dishes daily, you can imagine the beautiful aromatic flavors that you will experience while dining at the Bistro.
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