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Stumpknockers Restaurant

13821 SW Highway 200, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6540
+1 352-854-2288
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (96 reviews)
“steak” (40 reviews)
“hush puppies” (34 reviews)
Open Now
14:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
13821 SW Highway 200, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6540
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1 - 10 of 414 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with a friend for a late lunch hoping to find some actual seafood but to avail. So I ordered the hamburger. I should have know immediately that when I couldn't get it cooked "medium" that meant the meat was of poor quality. I...More

Thank Traveler A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

loved the setting of this restaurant.............so unique. was visiting a friend in Citrus Springs and she wanted to take me to this restaurant.................glad she did.

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed a seafood dinner at a new destination. This restaurant is not that far from The Villages just southwest of Ocala on highway 200. The food and hospitality at this restaurant was great. We started with an appetizer of peel and...More

Thank Dennis L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

heard a lot about this place. Atmosphere is Florida country, of course. the service, disinterested and the food very average

1  Thank rcwjas
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We really like the rustic atmosphere of the restaurant. It's along the Withlacoochee River which is very relaxing. There is outside seating and bar area. Great place to come with friends. We recently were at the restaurant to celebrate our mom's 81st birthday. She loves...More

1  Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Used to be much better, they changed the way they prepare their fried shrimp and I dont like it now. They also changed the way they cut the catfish and hubby doesn't like it now either. Why are they ruining a good thing, if it's...More

1  Thank Linda B G
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We've visited Stumpknockers off and on whenever we visited the area, for many years. This particular visit had it's challenges. We sat outdoors near the river and it was a gorgeous day and the view was nice. We both had garden salads, they were nice...More

Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure to be taken here for dinner. We went on a Friday night and went early. We grabbed an outside table on the deck, it was a beautiful night. Between the three of us....we had the fried mushrooms( Hugh basket)and their couch...More

Thank daytrippindanni
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My husband and I stopped in here for lunch. Well, guess what? They don't have a lunch menu. Everything on the menu is an entrée and since it was early afternoon, we just weren't ready for a full dinner meal. My husband ordered catfish and...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Sat outside but not a smart move in FL during caterpillar season as they would drop from the ceiling or craw up your chair. The food was pretty bland but they were big portions. The steak soup had the meat cut so small that it...More

2  Thank Susanne T
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Maureen A
do you have a copy of your menu online?
11 December 2016|
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Response from eyemcdn | Reviewed this property |
Yes look for website Stumpknockersonthe river If u have not tried The Braised Onion in Ocala put it on your list.
Will they be open on Thanksgiving Day? If so, what hours? Reservations suggested or required? Regular menu and/or holiday menu. Thank you!
13 October 2016|
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Response from Joseph B | Reviewed this property |
I would not bet on it as many places in this area close on Thanksgiving. Just call.......
Is Stumpknockers pet friendly on outside patio
24 August 2015|
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Response from IrishEyesNaples | Reviewed this property |
Yes, well mannered dogs are welcome outside on the patio. We have taken ours there twice, 2 nights ago was the latest.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
14:00 - 21:00
14:00 - 21:00
14:00 - 21:00
14:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13821 SW Highway 200, Dunnellon, FL 34432-6540
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Dunnellon
  • Phone Number: +1 352-854-2288
  • E-mail
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