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Great place to eat, dance and just walk the board walk

Has a board walk the length of the town center area. Plenty of places to choose from to eat and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
The Villages, Florida
dinner tonight at one of our favorite affordable places.

R.J Gators on Lake Sumter. This is a great restaurant which includes different sport channels... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
The Villages, Florida
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1000 Lake Sumter Lndg, The Villages, FL 32162-2693
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Has a board walk the length of the town center area. Plenty of places to choose from to eat and just relax by the water. Has music every night from 5-9pm come and join us some time.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bumbee2017
Reviewed 6 days ago

R.J Gators on Lake Sumter. This is a great restaurant which includes different sport channels, sound off or very low. Great menu, full bar, family friendly and great for couples too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ttvaughan60
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great place to eat inside or outside,drink,relax,and enjoy evening music with friends and family seven days a week.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank petera0307
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free music nightly and dancing in the squares, good restaurants available and shops. Plenty of parking. Daytime is just as busy at the restaurants and if people are dining on the restaurant porches...great music is being played.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TigerLily1010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can spend hours here shopping, listening to good music, sitting by the lake in one of the benches there watching the boats go up and down and watching the turtles at the dock! Thereafter stop by the square and listen to great bands from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 90pedroc
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This is my favorite Town Square. Part of the reason is how close it is to the house. Good music, good food, nice theater and more. Great views of the lake and lots of shopping.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bradfrance
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

We like to eat at a few of the restaurants here so we usually walk the trail around the landing. It’s fun to see the boats and birds in the area. There’s a good boat tour you can take for $2 a person.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JARtraveler29
Reviewed 5 December 2018

I've lived in The Villages for 5 years now. I don't do well staying in the house so it's rare when I am not at one of the 3 town squares in the evening.... listening to the entertainment, watching the dancers, chatting with those sitting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Batman12851
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Yersterday we drove our golf cart to Lake Sumter Landing to celebrate Hanukkah and the lighting of the Menorah for the first night. What a festive mood! There was ample seating and room for the hundreds of participants. A beautiful place to dance and celebrate.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank _ssroy1
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Enjoy walking on the boardwalk, having ice cream, looking at the great designer golf carts, and the great shops. Always a very pleasant trip and great family activity for all ages.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ocala-SW200
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17 August 2018|
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Response from T L | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea, but I learned a lot from the other responses. You see, I live here so never do the "touristy" things! The man made lake is really tiny (you can see across it) so I don't really see the point of taking the... More
24 March 2018|
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Response from Judysigns | Reviewed this property |
5:00-9:00 every night all year round.
15 March 2018|
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Response from paullY8615AN | Reviewed this property |
It is man made but I don't know if it predates the actual creation of the facilities at Lake Sumter.... Lake Sumter has one of the three Villages squares with nightly free live entertainment, dancing, lots of shopping... More