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Red Sauce

1000 Canal St, The Villages, FL 32162-1681
+1 352-750-2930
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (61 reviews)
“beet salad” (8 reviews)
“bread” (44 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1000 Canal St, The Villages, FL 32162-1681
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Reviewed yesterday

We were taken here by friends who are residents in The Villages and claimed that this was their favorite restaurant. This was probably the most disappointing place I can remember. The noise level was so high that it was difficult to hear the person sitting...More

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 6 days ago

This the second time this week that we ate at Red Sauce and decided that it was worthy of a very positive review. We hadn't been there in a while, but I cannot tell you why, because everything was excellent. On Sunday we sat on...More

Thank LindaERyan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three couples met last evening for dinner. Everyone enjoyed their drinks and meals. Salmon, veal parmigiana, egg plant, wedge salads. All were great, no complaints. They also have a nice bar and longe are to have a drink before or after dinner. Wait staff is...More

Thank Villagesre
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was really looking forward to an excellent meal we have always seen how busy the restaurant always is so we figured with that and some of the reviews i read it was going to be really good. Well maybe our exception were too big because...More

Thank mel p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over cooked breaded chicken Parmesan/mozzarella. Creamy, cheesy risotto avg. poor wine list. Others dishes ok. Cheap

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to eat in the Villages. Go early around 4 pm or after 7 pm to avoid the crowds! Location is downtown Sumter Landing and is very inviting with outside bar!

Thank DorothyG1928
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our meal was excellent a wonderful combination of cheeses. The Red tomato sauce was very good as usual. The service was excellent and timed perfectly.

1  Thank pellegrinot167
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have nothing bad to say. Everyone enjoyed their meal. I had the tomato and mozzarella panini. It was a tad soggy. I’m not sure why, but it still tasted good. If I lived in the area I would go back.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Over our last five vacations in The Villages, we have dined at Red Sauce several times. Their quality and consistency is hard to beat. Tonight we ordered the garlic knots bread appetizer, small Caesar salads and the free bread with spreads. They were delicious. I...More

Thank Jack D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went twice in one week. The specials were so special we needed to go back to try another dish. We had Tim one night, and then Andrea. They were both so fantastic servers. Attentive, informative, concerned and sincerely personal. The food was delicious. My...More

Thank Arlene A
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29 March 2017|
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Response from Kate H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. Perhaps call them?
Edward S
3 April 2016|
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Response from James A | Reviewed this property |
Same, you need to contact the restaurant directly. Management and employees are great
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Canal St, The Villages, FL 32162-1681
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  The Villages
  • Phone Number: +1 352-750-2930
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