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Back Porch

115 County Road 557A, Lake Alfred, FL 33850-2943
+1 863-956-2227
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (36 reviews)
“raspberry tea” (9 reviews)
“potato salad” (9 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 16:00 Hours
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
115 County Road 557A, Lake Alfred, FL 33850-2943
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, lovely service. Amazing gift stores to check out. Wildlife to observe. This can easily be an afternoon outing with lunch. Great for all ages. Lunch will cost you $10 and you will leave feeling full! This is a must try if you are...More

Thank kristinnmacaulay2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy, busy little place out in the country all alone by itself. It has truly been discovered as it is very busy. There is ample parking. You order at the counter and pay for it and the meal is delivered to the table in wooden...More

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our daughter and son in law were visiting us so we took them to the Back Porch. If you sit outside near the lake you can see large turtles and alligators. The good is great, service could be better. The ambience is so relaxing. Not...More

Thank littlemacwinnipeg
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Our group stopped on Saturday for lunch. We got a table immediately even though there were lots of people at the shops. This is a unique place as you decide what you want and order it at counter. There are many options. Our food came...More

Thank Gail R
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Last minute decision to go to the Back Porch for lunch before some shopping. We sat on the deck in the back overlooking the pond. Lovely. And the food was excellent. Especially The Chocolate Delight. Lots of good sauce! The chicken salad was also excellent....More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I love visiting the Back Porch because it reminds me of my great grandmother - from the food to the decor it just makes you feel like you’re at home. You pick a table and fill out what you’d like to eat on the menu...More

Thank monicarobo
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite spots to visit over and over again. The Back Porch has so many good choices for their picnic basket lunch. They even serve you in these adorable, wooden baskets. You get to choose a soup, side dish, sandwich and...More

Thank Teaforthree
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

39 of us went on a road trip from Leesburg and headed to The Barn, The Stable Gifts and Crafts, and the Back Porch Restaurant for lunch. They are all part of the same complex. The Barn was not one of the usual antique places...More

Thank solara13
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This diner is located at The Barn in Lake Alfred and is a convenient stop to take a break from browsing the antiques. I only had a beverage although the food selections looked enticing.

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

A unique type of setting with lunch served in a cute picnic basket. Soup, salad, sandwiches & refreshing tea & ice cream sandwich's for desert! Always delicious! This quaint little spot tends to get busy on the weekends in the summer, so reservations are not...More

1  Thank Billie R
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18 January 2017|
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Response from franciefuhrel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, closed Sunday and Monday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 County Road 557A, Lake Alfred, FL 33850-2943
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake Alfred
  • Phone Number: +1 863-956-2227
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