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Lena's Seafood

18478 E Highway 40, Silver Springs, FL 34488-6465
+1 352-625-6489
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“clams” (29 reviews)
“onion rings” (33 reviews)
“seafood” (48 reviews)
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American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
18478 E Highway 40, Silver Springs, FL 34488-6465
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Reviewed today

This place is great. I lived in MA for 15 years, and this little seafood shack reminds me of the New England seafood shacks in RI with great fried seafood. The portions were HUGE, so don't bother with the AYCE options. They have another location...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for lunch after a morning at De Leon Springs State Park and we were NOT disappointed. I grew up in Maine, and don't get to go "home" much, so having a plate of fried (Whole) clams was a special treat. The onion rings...More

Thank dboal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove by Lena’s numerous times on our way to the beach but never stopped. I finally looked it up and read all the great reviews. After our first stop, we now make it a place we have to go to on our way home...More

Thank MittenGal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are from Maine and went to Lena's on the advice of friends in Ocala. We also read some of the glowing reviews stating that Lena's was just like New England. I now wonder if these folks have ever been to New England!!! I had...More

Thank edandmary2016
Reviewed 11 April 2018

The portions are large and excellent seafood. The onion rings are the best. The servers were friendly and service fast.

Thank beckysexton44
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

The date of this review in all honesty is a couple of years ago. I have been reading the latest reviews out of curiosity. I didn't post a review when we went because I got deathly ill after eating there. The restaurant is dirty. The...More

1  Thank pickyperson115
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We had the half and half. I had clams and haddock,, the portions were huge! Couldn’t eat it all. Everything was so tasty and fresh. Not greasy at all! The haddock was a huge thick piece. My favorite part. The onion rings had this fantastic...More

Thank sue b
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I was so disappointed I am from New England my friends had heard about it so I drove 15 miles out supposed to have huge portions well $15.95 for 8 oz of thin cut bland haddock 3 onion rings and a thimble full of slaw.n...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

First timer and it will not be the last. Not a place but excellent seafood. I had all the clam stripes you can eat. It comes with french fries and onion rings. The onion rings were fantastic. The breading on the clams was light. I...More

Thank Golfer0222
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We are semi regulars, lately the food isn't so good as in the past. The lobster in the lobster roll has no flavor, like it's been frozen, not fresh. and the O rings and fries are much more greasy, Disappointed lately.

Thank Karen W
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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
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
14:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
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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