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The Lunchbox

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103 SE 1st Ave, Ocala, FL 34471-2163
+1 352-512-0252
07:00 - 14:30
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We were heading to drop off my sister at FSU and found this place on trip advisor and decided to give it a shot. It was out of the way by 20 minutes but definitely worth it. Got the hungry man plate and my wife got the omelette. They make sure you don't leave hungry both plates were full of... More 

Thank Rafael L
Ocala, Florida
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

The food is SO GOOD! The staff are friendly and bust their butts. The place is almost always full every time I go in there. But they always have my order ready in a timely manner!

Thank terrillc2016
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

I stopped in on my way through Ocala because of the reviews I read on this site. Everything was great. From the music playing, to the staff, to the food, nothing was disappointing. I ordered the Big Kahuna burger which came with pineapple, swiss cheese, and teriyaki sauce. This was a delicious mess. Truthfully though, I can't speak highly enough... More 

Thank Jason D
Salt Springs, Florida
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535 reviews
402 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast and excellent burgers,only open for breakfast and lunch. Good service and prices,home cooking and you I'll not leave here hungry

Thank Ronald E
Summerfield, Florida
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

I discovered The Lunchbox, during a break in my jury duty services. I went for lunch and found my discovery a pleasant find. It is “self-seat” with the service being friendly and prompt. I ordered a chicken ranch wrap with broccoli. The wrap was delicious; however the broccoli was a little over cooked but still tasty. The price was reasonable.... More 

Thank Chaump
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

My husband and I ate their for lunch. Got seated right away. Charming little spot downtown Ocala. Had the Elivs - delicious

Thank RauschBjerke
St. Petersburg, Florida
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

On a weekend trip in Ocala, our hotel breakfast was disgusting so we looked for another place.We arrived at the lunchbox around 10:00am on a Sunday. We got seated right away, but it was the only empty table. The waitresses were great moving quickly and efficiently. The place seems popular, mostly younger folks, 20-30ish and a few families, a line... More 

Thank lisa1sweet
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175 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to grab something to eat. They have amazing food and great prices. The waitresses are always helpful and nice. They have specials everyday and a great secret menu with some off the wall burgers and specials.

Thank G8rmann
Ocala, Florida
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146 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I decided to grab some breakfast after an appointment downtown. We were greeted with warm a warm hello from the cooks behind the counter and we're told to seat ourselves. Our server was very nice and helped us pick our breakfasts. I had never had chicken and waffles so I tried them. They were really good! They... More 

Thank TravellingDanTheMan
Silver Springs, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

We have eaten all meals , breakfast and Ludinner! The food is a delight to the taste buds and reasoably priced, won't break the bank! Excellant waitress staff, nice atmosphere They do close at 2:30 daily but are worth the time!

Thank BearHenry

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 SE 1st Ave, Ocala, FL 34471-2163
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: +1 352-512-0252

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?