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Legacy Restaurant

17135 Buena Vista Blvd, The Villages, FL 32162
+1 352-753-1475
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed sole” (7 reviews)
“warm lobster” (6 reviews)
“steak” (37 reviews)
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
17135 Buena Vista Blvd, The Villages, FL 32162
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with my husband and two friends last night for dinner. We have been here many times. It is a bit costlier than some places in the Villages, but in so many ways worth every dollar. First of all, we could make reservations! They...More

Thank hellokris
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Always a great meal, particularly steaks. On our last visit, two members of our party sent their steaks back for further cooking. While that took place, the waiter brought out special complimentary appetizers for the two waiting guests. When the steaks were returned, each guest...More

1  Thank pinstripesheq
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The restaurant is in a beautiful location, with colonial look. The food is just OK. It is supposed to be one of the best in the area, but not this night.

Thank JMSoly
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I was disappointed in the food since the Legacy came highly recommended. The server was very helpful and personable. The food arrived on time and just did not seem like an above average meal. The dining room is nice, but next to the room where...More

1  Thank PalmBeachGolfer44
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We decided on a special night out. Lopez has a good reputation for excellent food and service and they lived up to it. We all talked about how good our food was and said we should do it again. Our server was especially pleasant and...More

1  Thank cabafam
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The is arguably the best restaurant in the Villages. They are best known for their homemade soups. All the food is good, wait staff is top notch, it's all good at the Lopez.

1  Thank William H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We have lived in the Villages, FL for 5+ years and we have made a tradition of celebrating our anniversary in early September at the Legacy Restaurant at the Nancy Lopez Country Club. We take advantage of the monday evening special on twin lobsters -...More

1  Thank William Z
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Located on golf course property. Beautiful restaurant . Good food upper price range. Good service but can be a bit noisey when full. Has live music and dancing some nights. Full bar.

1  Thank Uppayours
Reviewed 31 August 2017

It was our 41st anniversary, and we went to The Legacy Restaurant at the Nancy Lopez Country Club to celebrate. Of country clubs in The Villages, Legacy is costlier. But I also think that among the country clubs, it has to be #1 or #2....More

1  Thank Fedora_Romanov
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Lopez used to be fabulous. The pool bar and the burgers that they specialize in are mediocre at best and the price is robbery. I don't mind paying for quality. This just wasn't it

1  Thank jackiejackshaw
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10 August 2017|
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Response from frb47 | Reviewed this property |
Dress is casual smart...
Gail M
1 May 2017|
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Response from orf70 | Reviewed this property |
No longer on menu
8 March 2017|
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Response from Legacy M | Property representative |
Good Morning, Yes, we accept all major credit cards. Dinner for four people can vary greatly depending on which items are ordered, if you share an appetizer/dessert, etc. If you call us at the restaurant we can review... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17135 Buena Vista Blvd, The Villages, FL 32162
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  The Villages
  • Phone Number: +1 352-753-1475
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