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The 10 Best Restaurants In Lakeland

Updated: May 14, 2021

Finding the top Lakeland restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the finest restaurants, we checked out the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

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Fish City Grill

American
Lakeland
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Shells Seafood Restaurant - Lakeland

Lakeland
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Palace Italian Restaurant

Italian
Lakeland
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Mojo Federal Swine & Spirits

American
Lakeland, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Antojitos Navideños Restaurant

Puerto Rican
Lakeland, Cleveland Heights
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Ford's Garage

American
Lakeland
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Ovation Bistro & Bar

American
Lakeland
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill

American
Lakeland
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Mellow Mushroom - Lakeland

Pizza
Lakeland, Lake Somerset
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Cafe Roti

Indian
Lakeland, Downtown
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

How does it work?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 7862 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 266 lists and articles from The Lakelander and LAL Today and others were carefully reviewed by Feastfox. The spots that made the cut have been featured in The Lakelander - Where to Get the Best French Fries in Lakeland and LAL Today - 20 Lakeland restaurants with gluten-free options. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. These ten options are sure to delight.

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