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Lena's Seafood

18478 E Highway 40, Silver Springs, FL 34488-6465
+1 352-625-6489
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (35 reviews)
“clams” (28 reviews)
“seafood” (39 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
18478 E Highway 40, Silver Springs, FL 34488-6465
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Maybe you'll like it if your a snowbird from Maine. Otherwise, avoid. Bad food, bad service, and they close their ice cream shop in the summer because they don't care to serve the locals

Thank Doctor H
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Ocala bound on Sunday afternoon we opted to drive into the Ocala Forest in SR 40 to find the littlemom and pop seafood place that is known for its fried whole belly clams. Timing was perfect as the Sunday lunch crowd was leaving! We oder...More

Thank Twinmom13
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

As near as we can figure Lena's has the very best fried clams in Florida. We have been trying restaurants for the last 5 years And had all but given up hope of finding a place in Florida that knows how to fry this New...More

Thank moondoggieRowley
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Great seafood and good service. All you can eat plates also. Never had a bad meal here. Coming here for years

Thank Ronald E
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We've lived in Florida for 9 years and nothing is as good as Lena's for fish. The service is also great, the employees are super friendly and super hard working. It is always packed anytime we go. That alone has to tell you something IT's...More

Thank Rich O
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Coming from 70 years in Maine I was a little apprehensive about finding good seafood in FL. Tonight my wife and I had a very enjoyable dinner at Lena. My wife was a little disappointed in the lobster roll, as it seemed to have been...More

Thank dwhite2295
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Lena's is one of those out-of-the-way, old fashioned sea-food places that serves good seafood at reasonable prices.

Thank Rik I
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of my dad's favorites. He was not disappointed with lobster bites! It is fried food nothing fancy but good food! Our waitress was brand new and did an awesome job with big table!

Thank callwendy4oils
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Located in the Ocala National Forest on SR 40 East of Ocala.Well worth the drive to get there. Open only during fall,winter, and spring, owners then go back to their main restaurant in Massachusetts. Seafood is not one of my wife's favorite foods, however, Lena's,...More

Thank Pilgrim2020
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I had the clam strips, fried shrimp, French fries and coleslaw, dinner. I couldn't finish it all, it was great.

Thank carllajoie
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Cheryl H
21 April 2017|
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Response from Jo H | Reviewed this property |
They close the last Sunday in June, which would be the 25th this year. They reopen the first Monday in October, which will be October 2nd this year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18478 E Highway 40, Silver Springs, FL 34488-6465
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Silver Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 352-625-6489
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