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Black Hammock Restaurant

€€ - €€€Barbecue, American,
2316 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765-9510
+1 407-365-1244
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“gator bites” (25 reviews)
“catfish” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30 Hours
Barbecue, American, Brew Pub, Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
2316 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765-9510
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Located on the south side of Lake Jesup Black Hammock is easy to get to by boat and has plenty of places to dock. The food was delicious. I chose the Jambalaya to go with the ambiance and my friend had a fish wrap with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank George M
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We were very impressed with the quality of the food here this time. It's improved immensely. Cudos for the great changes. Apparently there's a new chef. My son and his family came to visit and we ordered the gator for all to try. We enjoyed...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lorik817
Jayson R, General Manager at Black Hammock Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Dear Lori K, On behalf of the Black Hammock team we appreciate the wonderful comments. We have been working hard with our team in the restaurant to continue to improve and wow our guest expectations! The gator has been a big favorite with many of...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We first popped over to Black Hammock from our villa in Orlando as we wanted to see gators and didn’t want to go trek to the Everglades. We just popped over for a wander and drink but it was so amazing we came back to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lizzieloo72
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Love this place , great for a drink and some wings on the deck overlooking lake jessup it's really a rustic place with plastic chairs and tables with friendly bartenders but if you are looking for some brunch with Buffy and Biff this isn't for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank NorbertYoung
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This is a very casual restaurant with friendly folks. They serve gator with at least three flavors and you can choose those as appetizers too. You will able to view a small alligator in a tank inside and live adult alligators and birds in cages...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Lora B
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The outdoor restaurant and bar area is completely under water due to heavy rains and flooding. We ate at the inside restaurant. Service and food was good. You get a unique old time Florida experience. They have alligators you can feed in cages. The largest...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jojen67
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

If you’re going to take an airboat ride, make sure to ask for Captain Ron! We got up close to more than a dozen gators and even a water snake! He even knew the history of the river and all it’s critters! The ride was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Shanna B
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to go see what florida use to be like, it’s right on a huge lake. They have gators to see n feed that was cool. The food is good typical bar food you must try the gator bites their really good taste like...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mojo927
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I've given this place a few chances - three to be exact, but the food is just not good at all. And it's sad too because it has a great location with plenty of Florida charm. But with all the great restaurants in the area...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Jazzy88
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

I've been to this place many times. They like to use natural disasters as an excuse not to pay their employees the wages they earned. Is fried fish brought in by Sysco... worth supporting a business who could care less about their employees?

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank ericcX505ZA
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Linda W
26 January 2016|
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Response from C R | Reviewed this property |
Your question came to me not sure why. However, their menu is pretty standard actually, Hamburgers, sandwiches, and a variety of fish, shrimp, etc.. I had the fish and chips and it was good. My friend had a burger and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Barbecue, American, Brew Pub, Bar, Seafood
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2316 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765-9510
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Oviedo
  • Phone Number: +1 407-365-1244
  • E-mail
The Black Hammock Restaurant is home to the BEST fried gator tail around. We serve all your favorite Florida delicacies such as Catfish Nuggets, Bangin'Shrimp, and Frog Legs all day long as well as other restaurant favorites such as our world class pulled pork sandwiches and our juicy, fresh-never-frozen burgers. Our chef serves unique daily lunch and dinner specials ensuring that each experience you have here is different from the last. Our casual family dining establishment features both indoor and outdoor seating and can accommodate both small and large groups. Book your event with us! Our venue provides a unique backdrop for your corporate outing, birthday, field trip and much more.
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