Bloom’s Baking House & Restaurant
Located in the downtown historic district, Bloom’s Baking House and Restaurant is a charming venue specializing in American home-style cuisine. This warm, inviting establishment features a menu brimming with tantalizing options. The breakfast menu offers sweet and savory selections, including French toast dipped in a vanilla-cinnamon mixture and the build-your-own omelet for those guests looking for something unique. For lunch, there are salads, hot dogs, sandwiches, and much more. Daily specials along with mouthwatering sweet treats are available as well.
Coast 2 Coast Seafood
While it is a seafood market offering a variety of fresh fish and seafood – including grouper, conch, catfish, and scallops – Coast 2 Coast Seafood also attracts customers with its tasty take-out meals. The varied menu offers everything from appetizers to burgers and wraps to create-your-own meals to BBQ to sweet endings — try the banana pudding if available. For something unique, the gator dinner, served with fries and hushpuppies, is one option. For those with less adventurous palates, the Cajun chicken pasta with blackened chicken, mushrooms, scallions, and tomatoes in a spicy alfredo sauce is tasty. Coast 2 Coast is open Tuesday through Saturday.
Coast 2 Coast Seafood, 2535 W. Main St., Leesburg, FL, USA +1 352 314 2686
Cuba Pichy’s Cuisine
Cuba Pichy’s Cuisine delights customers again and again with its flavorful, authentic Cuban delicacies. Procuring only the freshest ingredients available, the culinary team creates an array of tantalizing options sure to make diners happy. From starters to soups to salads to sandwiches on authentic Cuban bread to entrées highlighting beef, pork, chicken, seafood, and vegetables, there is something to suit every taste. Highlights include the Cuban sandwich with ham, roast pork, Swiss cheese, pickles and mustard on pressed Cuban bread and the churrasco de carne, which is flank steak marinated for 48 hours, then charbroiled and served with chimichurri sauce.
Cuba Pichy’s Cuisine, 10401 US Highway 441, Leesburg, FL, USA +1 352 365 2822
SIP Restaurant, Jazz And Wine Bar
SIP Restaurant, Jazz And Wine Bar promises amazing food, a wide selection of drinks, efficient service and a great atmosphere. From Baked Brie appetizers, to a Walnut Chicken Salad, to a Prosciutto with Goats Cheese panini, the choices are endless. Additionally, with live jazz music from the likes of Bobby Blackmon to Paula Baker, you can sit back, relax, sip a chilled white wine or large glass of bitter, and enjoy some laid back blues. Owner Benjamin Moseley hoped to create a relaxed space with a speak easy vibe that will allow his customers to escape Leesburg for the evening.
La Palma Mexican Grill
A family owned and operated establishment, La Palma Mexican Grill entices customers with its zesty Mexican fare with a twist. Within a lively atmosphere, which is often enhanced by live music, guests can enjoy a host of flavorful dishes that will appeal to the entire family. Using quality ingredients for its family recipes that have been handed down from generation to generation, this grill’s kitchen team creates everything from pork tamales topped with sour cream and lettuce and served with rice and beans to the Cajun burrito stuffed with ground beef or chicken and topped with chili sauce, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and sour cream. Vegetarians also have several tasty choices.
La Palma Mexican Grill, 1690 Citrus Blvd, Leesburg, FL, USA +1 352 323 1444
Magnolia’s Oyster Bar & Café
Founded in 1954, Magnolia’s Oyster Bar and Café is a beloved establishment popular with an eclectic group of people from rowdy bikers to regular, laid back folks. This is the type of place people go to relax and have a good time with friends while enjoying cold brews and fresh seafood. As the name suggests, diners will find oysters on the menu, along with other seafood items, like crab legs, shrimp, and mussels, and non-seafood dishes, including chicken quesadillas and wings.
Oscar’s Original Donuts
For those with a sweet tooth, Oscar’s Original Donuts is a definite must-visit. This bakery often sells out, so it is best to get there early for the best selection. From cake varieties to raised donuts to fritters and more, every visitor will find something to sate his sugar craving. Some of the mouthwatering options include the honey-dipped cake donut, buttermilk glazed, toasted coconut, pineapple fritter, key lime specialty donut, and maple glazed.
Oscar’s Original Donuts, 708 S. 14th St., Leesburg, FL, USA +1 352 315 0476
Stavro’s Pizza House
While the name might make people think of Greek food, Stavro’s Pizza House is a family owned and operated restaurant specializing primarily in Italian cuisine. A welcoming environment makes this establishment a wonderful place to take the entire family. The menu is brimming with a variety of items from pizza to baked Italian entrées to pita bread to pasta dishes to Greek salad and more. An accommodating restaurant, Stavro’s offers in-house dining or take out orders.
Stavro’s Pizza House, 755 N. 14th St., Leesburg, FL, USA +1 352 326 4202
Voted the Best BBQ in Lake County, Sully’s Smokehouse is a family affair run by Trent Sullivan and his son, Senjun. Serving mouthwatering BBQ, this restaurant is sure to satisfy any meat lover with options such as 1/2 slab ribs with choice of sides, the jumbo pulled-pork sandwich, and the smoked sausage sandwich. Side dishes include coleslaw, pasta salad, collard greens, and white potato salad made with mayo and red skin potatoes.
Sully’s Smokehouse, 10820 County Road 44, Leesburg, FL, USA +1 352 483 7427
Turner’s Kitchen + Bar
Located in the heart of downtown, Turner’s Kitchen + Bar is a lovely restaurant featuring New American cuisine with a South Carolina twist. An upscale yet comfortable environment awaits guests who visit to try a delectable array of dishes made with the best, local, sustainable ingredients available. Open for lunch and dinner, the menu changes to reflects the freshest items possible, but may include the cornflake-crusted Gulf grouper sandwich with tomato, orange blossom-honey slaw, and jalapeño tartar all on a Kaiser roll and served with house-made kettle chips. Appetizers, entrées, plus desserts are also found on the menu.
Turner’s Kitchen + Bar, 114 S 5th St., Leesburg, FL, USA +1 352 530 2274