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McCall's Tavern

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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999 Alverez Ave, The Villages, FL 32159-5752
352 750-9441
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Lady Lake, Florida
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We're not able to eat outside or inside unless we ate at the bar. Plenty of tables were open but they said there was a private party. Did not like that at all. Needed to be a sign on the door saying that. We definitely did not want to eat at the bar. Very, very disappointing. Made me think twice... More 

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The Villages, Florida
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tough to beat for sandwiches and onion rings. Great Fried Chicken, a must have. Interesting location, attached to bowling alley.

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Thank GaryATraveler
Silver Springs, Florida, United States
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70 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped in for lunch with my adult daughter and we were quite pleased. We both enjoy a pub atmosphere and this was a pleasant one. We each ordered separate lunches and then split then so we could sample all the flavors. For the Rueben we tried the option of using cole slaw instead of sauerkraut and it was delicious.... More 

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Thank Gary B
Boston, Massachusetts
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188 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Still great fried chicken they also have an excellent Cobb salad with real fresh turkey and roast beef. Good hot roast beef sandwiches and chicken parmesan also but if you like fried chicken its exceptional here.

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Thank gypsywomen2
The Villages, Florida
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Found this location as a result of recommendation from a friend. You can access it from the street but it can also be accessed from the blow LI game alley. You can watch people bowling while you are eating through the windows in the pub. Expected it to have Irish pub food but was taken aback when the only Irish... More 

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Thank AuntRob
The Villages, Florida
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52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

McCall's is attached to the bowling alley (a great place). It is a pub with great entertainment and a dance floor. The prices are reasonable, service good, and a great variety of food. Would recommend for food and entertainment!

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Thank Linda M
The Villages, Florida
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132 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Just off the bowling alley in Spanish Springs, McCalls is a great pub. Reasonable pricing and a great menu, they have the best fried chicken I have ever tasted. Their Beef on Wek is a great sandwich as well. Free lunch on your birthday and a mug club for a free brew once a month. Give it a try!

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Thank Choochoo20
The Villages, Florida
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193 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Still the best fried chicken in the Villages. You get 1/2 chicken and two sides. Also a dinner roll. You can always count on the consistency of the meal. Cold beer or wine. Plenty of seating inside but also plenty of tables outside. Service is excellent and friendly.

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Thank Golfer0222
The Villages, Florida
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265 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was out second visit to Mc Calls. It's crowded at times, some nites there is inside entertainment and a packed bar. We ate outside and were served drinks promptly. Their specialty is fried chicken and it is very good and it does say it needs extra cooking time. Each time we have ordered it we waited nearly 45 minutes... More 

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Thank Katherine G
The Villages, Florida
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Restaurant is connected to the bowling alley so it is a bit noisy but the food and service were both good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 999 Alverez Ave, The Villages, FL 32159-5752
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  The Villages
  • Phone Number: 352 750-9441

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