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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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Ocala, Florida
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166 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very unique menu. Breakfast all day and all sorts of different burgers (including a donut burger and a burger squished between two grilled cheese sandwiches). For a good burger, give it a try!

Thank Lauren B
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This little mom and pop has great food and service. My husband and I loved the blue cheese buger and grilled cheesy burger. Must have when in Ocala, Fl

Thank bkrocco
Level Contributor
25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Loved the breakfast! Food was served hot and very good. The biscuits were delicious and my husbands chicken and waffle was great

Thank Wishesstar
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Good service good food. Offers healthier choices. Vegan friendly not sure about gluten free options.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Went to the Lunchbox after reading Trip Advisor reviews because we were in the area and in the mood for a good ole Hamburger. We tried the Grilled Cheesy Burger(burger sandwiched between two grilled cheeses!) and the White Elephant (burger sandwiched between two donuts). Delish!!! Can't wait to visit again to try the Chicken & Waffles. Not a lot of... More 

Thank KennaRyde
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165 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I was in Ocala for work & needed a place for lunch. Thanks to great reviews on Trip Advisor I decided to come here. I wasn't disappointed. Service was great & the staff was very friendly. They have a good selection of burgers to choose from. I ordered the Rodeo burger, a 1/2 lb burger topped with pulled pork &... More 

Thank 75cruiser
Crestview, Florida
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211 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Traveling through the area and saw this place-on line. After a bit of research we decided to try it. On the street it doesn't look like much and even the inside is rather old and worn, but the place carried us back to a more simple time before GPS and cell phones. The décor included a large collection of vintage... More 

Thank pamelagay2015
Level Contributor
12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

When I am in Ocala, this place is a must. Downtown diner. The Elvis is a fave. A rendition of Elvis's favorite sandwich is on the menu. I drive an hour and a half to get here.

Thank valkstev
Tampa, Florida
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We loved the atmosphere here- friendly staff who greeted us immediately. The service was prompt and friendly. The food was very good. We had sandwiches and fries. The sweet potato fries are a very popular item. We noticed a lot of the other food as it came out, everything looked inviting and the portions were a good size. There is... More 

Thank sueffla
DeFuniak Springs, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Wow I was so surprised. The club sandwich was great. I'm going back today for breakfast😄 it's no wonder the place was jamming with a line waiting to get in!

Thank o4patches

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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
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?