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The Ivy House Restaurant and Boutique

106 NW Main St, Williston, FL 32696-2042
+1 352-528-5410
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crispy chicken” (33 reviews)
“cornbread” (50 reviews)
“raspberry tea” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
106 NW Main St, Williston, FL 32696-2042
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Reviewed yesterday

We went mid afternood, they were out of chicken and baked potatoes. They gave us a skimpy amount of fries instead which had obviously been fried in oil that had been used to fry fish. Yuk. All the food including the salad is served on...More

Thank LoveBeingGramma
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I stopped by this restaurant for lunch on Valentine's Day. It was crowded, of course. The hostess took our name and said we could go upstairs to the boutique shop or wait on the porch. We elected the porch. Building is rather...More

Thank SrSarge
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fans of the Ivy House in Williston before this location even opened. We have been on the guest list when it was nothing more than a ladies' boutique and we just were delighted when Mimi began offering food options. This was high on...More

Thank appyhabit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, awesome old Florida decorations, crazy neat gift shoppe. I had the Delmonico and seafood. Roasted veggies were to die for and their cornbread was more like cornbread-cake, delicious. Next time we go to the Ivy House and while we are in Williston we'll...More

Thank PhyeDeaux
Reviewed 21 December 2017

If you like southern cooking, this is the place to go! The highlight of the menu is the crispy chicken but by wife often orders shrimp and grits. Yummy!!! We live fairly close and it is a regular "go to" and always worth a visit...More

Thank kb4plh
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Country cookin' here at the Ivy House. Ordered the "Crispy Chicken," @ $13 and was not disappointed. Comes with lots of fixin's, on one large plate, and you won't leave hungry. Megan 240 was our server, friendly and personable, who knows what she's doing. Been...More

Thank FLworldwanderer
Reviewed 25 November 2017

An unexpectedly good restaurant in a quiet Florida town. Delicious, plentiful food served by charming local people...what's not to like!!! I had Fried Green Tomatoes and Fried Oysters...both choices were well-prepared! The rolls and the cornbread were delicious too. If anything, there was too much...More

Thank Holly V
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Camping at Williston Crossings RV Park, the staff recommended Ivy House as the best place to eat in town, so I tried it. I ordered lemon with my water, and they don't have lemon, only lime. Okay. I ordered smoked ham with scalloped potatoes, mac...More

1  Thank Booperskp
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The Ivy House is a really charming, out of the way restaurant located in a small town. The restaurant is on the back highway between Gainesville Florida and points south, and is owned by a most charming Southern lady. If you like restaurants that are...More

Thank Becky J
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Out in the area today looking for U-Pick Lane Pumpkin Patch which was much less of a to-do than advertised. But things can't be all bad when it gives me a chance to pass The Ivy House. I've eaten here a few times; usually what's...More

Thank Selkie9
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Martha C
15 January 2017|
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Response from Carmie60 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a handicap ramp.
16 November 2015|
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Response from Ryan P | Reviewed this property |
They take Visa and MasterCard, but not American Express. Not sure about discover.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 NW Main St, Williston, FL 32696-2042
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Williston
  • Phone Number: +1 352-528-5410
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