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Mason Jar

37534 State Road 19, Umatilla, FL 32784-8858
+1 352-589-2535
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (32 reviews)
“hamburger” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
37534 State Road 19, Umatilla, FL 32784-8858
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with my kids while visiting family. The servers were incredibly friendly and the service was great. My kids ate soup, spaghetti, turkey sandwich, and fried tomatoes and loved every bite. That's saying a lot for a 5 year old! I enjoyed...More

Thank Shayna F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've not had one meal in this place that I haven't loved every bite. If you're a local it's the place to go, for those visiting here you definitely want to have breakfast, lunch and dinner here. The sweet tea is out of this world...More

Thank sasparilla97
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took a day trip from The Villages. Looking for dinner and stumbled on this gem! Incredible food. I asked for stuffed peppers. Sold out so settled for sloppy joe. Waitress said when they had sloppy Joe's, everyone ordered them. It was delicious. Since they ran...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Stopped in on an early Saturday morning. They had just opened, and we didn't have to wait long on breakfast. Food was hot and waitress was friendly Would definitely go again. .

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I am a local and pretty critical regarding food service establishments in general. This is a family owned local institution that has been serving outstanding country type food for years. Everything on the menu is excellent but my favorites include fried chicken, meatloaf, ham steak...More

Thank BizkitsDad
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We have been going to the Mason Jar since 1982. Ate here at least once a week when we lived in Eustis, now we moved about 20 miles away. Stopped in this morning for breakfast and visit with some old friends. This is really good...More

Thank Villagesre
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Very busy place! Staff is wonderful! Food is good! I got an open faced beef and they give you 2 slices of bread. Beef was good and mashed potatoes were homemade. What a great meal!

Thank BenjiMissa F
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have been going to this restaurant for years and I have never been disapponted. It is a family run place that remembers what hard work good service and good food is all about.

Thank SharonB4455
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We have driven by this restaurant many times on our way to and from Mt. Dora and finally turned into the full parking lot on a Sunday afternoon. It seemed like a lot of the locals were enjoying lunch and that's always a good sign....More

Thank Gail458
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is an absolute "must stop" place if you are in the area. I've eaten here many times and never had a bad meal and service is always top notch. Today, I ordered one of the many specials. Smoked pork chops, collards, green beans, fried...More

Thank Chip F
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Response from Glenn C | Reviewed this property |
No alcohol is served, however the breakfast is fantastic.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37534 State Road 19, Umatilla, FL 32784-8858
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Umatilla
  • Phone Number: +1 352-589-2535
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