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FRIDAY FOOD & HAPPY HOUR SPECIALS

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last updated 2/3/2023 – 8:13am

*all specials shown are subject to change without notice.

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AMELIA’S RESTAURANT AT THE WATERFRONT INN – Stop in for Nightly Dinner Specials. Dinner service Tuesday-Saturday 4pm-9pm. HAPPY HOUR – Menu & Daily Drink Specials 3p-5p. Bar open until 10pm on Fridays & Saturdays.

AMERIKANÓS GRILL – Friday Feature: Fish and Chips served w/Fries & Coleslaw – two for $28.99 (w/purchase of two beverages). HAPPY HOUR Every Day All Day Happy Hour. $3 Fireball Friday Shots. Fiery Bloody Marys $5.

ARTMAN COUNTRY SMOKEHOUSE – Home of the $9.99 Special (choice of meet w/2 sides and bread 11am-5pm). HAPPY HOUR – All Day. Import Beers 2 for $6, Domestic Beers 2 for $4, Wines 2 for $6.

AUGUSTINE’S 1812 House – Fish Fry $12.99. HAPPY HOUR – $3 House Wine; $3 Well Drinks 12pm-6pm every day. Live entertainment 5pm-9pm

AY! JALISCO – NEW MENU! Lunch Specials starting at $5.29 every day. Early Bird Specials M-F 3p-5:30p and Sat & Sun 11a-5p. HAPPY HOUR – 11a-5p

BAMBOO BISTRO – Asian Fusion. FREE Chef’s Special Appetizer Sampler with total bill of $25 or more (must present coupon from newspaper).

BEEF O’BRADY’S – $9.99 Fish & Chips Fridays w/coleslaw. HAPPY HOUR – 2 for 1 all day every day.

BELLE GLADE COUNTRY CLUB – FISH FRIDAY ALL DAY. Seafood Trio: Crispy White Fish, Shrimp Scampi & Fried Clams w/French Fries & Coleslaw. Mediterranean Salmon w/Seasoned Rice, Seasonal Vegetables. HAPPY HOUR – 11a-5p $3.50 Domestic Drafts, $4.50 Well Liquor, $5.50 House Wine.

BLUEFIN BAR & GRILL – Friday & Saturday: 1-1/4lb Whole Cold Water Lobster served w/two sides, drawn butter, grilled lemon $44 (while supplies last). Fresh Fish, Steaks, Sushi, Salads, Wine & Seasonal Cocktails. HAPPY HOUR – 11am-5pm & 8pm-close. $4 Domestic Drafts; $4.75 Well Liquor; $6.00 House Wine.

BONIFAY COUNTRY CLUB – Fish Friday: Fish & Chips w/french fries, coleslaw and tartar sauce; Fish & Grits (blackened butterfish, cheddar grits, tomato glaze). HAPPY HOUR – 11a-5p $3.50 Domestic Drafts, $4.50 Well Liquor, $5.50 House Wine.

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CANE GARDEN COUNTRY CLUB – Fish Fry: Battered Cod, French Fries, Coleslaw, Hushpuppies $15.99. HAPPY HOUR – 11am-5pm All Well Drinks, Draft Beer, Wines Buy One Get One Free (top shelf discounted). Bar snack menu available only at bar.

CHENG’S CHINESE CUISINE – $3 off take-out order of $28 or more; 20% off dine-in order of $28 or more. (coupons in newspaper, PaperNet excludes tax, lunch & alcohol, one coupon per table, expires 1/31/23)

CHINA GOURMET – Online Coupon Offers on their website.

CHOP HOUSE AT LAKE SUMTER – Friday & Saturday: 14oz Angus Prime Rib w/Mashed Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables & Au Jus $48 (while supplies last). HAPPY HOUR – Every Day 11am-5pm & 8pm-close. $4 Domestic Drafts; $4.75 Well Liquor; $6.00 House Wine.

CITY FIRE AT LAKE SUMTER – Pecan Crusted Salmon (4p-close). HAPPY HOUR – All Day Every Day. Select Drafts $3.75; Single Well Drinks $4.00; House Wines $4.75; House Cocktails (Margarita on the Rocks, Cosmos & Appletinis) $5.50.

CITY FIRE AT BROWNWOOD – Pecan Crusted Salmon (4p-close). HAPPY HOUR – All Day Every Day. Select Drafts $3.75; Single Well Drinks $4.00; House Wines $4.75; House Cocktails (Margarita on the Rocks, Cosmos & Appletinis) $5.50.

COASTAL DEL MAR SEAFOOD GRILL – NOW OPEN! HAPPY HOUR – Every day 11am-5pm and 8pm-close. $4 Domestic Drafts; $4.75 Well Liquor; $6 House Wine

CODY’S ORIGINAL ROADHOUSE AT LAKE SUMTER & BROWNWOOD – Lunch menu 11a-3p / Early Bird 3-6p. HAPPY HOUR – Cody’s Cocktails 2 for 1 all day every day.

COUNTY LINE SMOKEHOUSE & SPIRITS – check in for daily specials soon! Open daily 10am-Midnight. HAPPY HOUR – 7am-6pm $2 Domestic Pints $3 Wells

DICKEY’S BARBECUE PIT – Smokin Meal Deal – Enjoy a sandwich of your choice, one side and a select dessert, starting at $9.00. Brisket Chili Walking Taco, starting at $8.40.

EATON’S BEACH FLORISIANA CUISINE – Florisiana Cuisine. Sandbar & Grill on Lake Weir.  HAPPY HOUR – Fun Friday: $6 RumHaven Mojitos and RunHaven Piña Coladas or $6 single pour RumHaven drinks. Monday through Friday 2pm-5pm House Wines $6 for 9oz pour/$4 for 6oz pour; Single Pour Well Drinks (nonspecific vodka, gin, rum, whiskey, tequila, and scoth) are $4; Domestic Drafts $3.50 in the Sandbar, 20oz to-go cups, and $3 pint on the main level.

EDNA’S ON THE GREEN & EDNA’S PROVISIONS AND VITTLES – Snacks, Sandwiches, Plates & Sides. Wine & Beer and Delicious Vittles. Check out their entertainment page.

EVAN’S PRAIRIE COUNTRY CLUB – FISH FRIDAY ALL DAY. Seafood Trio: Crispy White Fish, Shrimp Scampi & Fried Clams w/French Fries & Coleslaw. Mediterranean Salmon w/Seasoned Rice, Seasonal Vegetables. HAPPY HOUR – 11am-5pm $3.50 Domestic Drafts, $4.50 Well Liquor, $5.50 House Wine.

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FENNEY GRILL Fish Fry Friday (starts at 4pm) – Fried Haddock w/two sides $15.55. HAPPY HOUR – 3p-5p Every Day – 50% off all drinks. Live entertainment under the Oaks Wed – Sat 4-6pm

FIESTA GRANDE – Lunch Specials Monday through Friday. HAPPY HOUR – 3p-7p – 2 for 1 House Margaritas, Wines, Wells and Draft Beer.

FLIPPERS PIZZERIA – 2 Large 1-Topping Pizzas for $25.00. Every day 11am-4pm Lunch Artisan Pairings Deal: Any Mini MyPie (specialty or up to 5 toppings) and a House or Caesar Salad $10.99.

FRANCESCO’S RISTORANTE – $6.50 Lunch (11am-4pm): Fried Fish Sandwich w/Chips. HAPPY HOUR – Every Day on All Day: 2-4-1 House Wine & Well Drinks. Domestic Drafts.

GATOR’S DOCKSIDE AT SPANISH SPRINGS & BROWNWOOD – Loyalty Lunch 11a-3p. HAPPY HOUR – 2-4-1- all day.

GLENVIEW COUNTRY CLUB – All Day BOGO Half Off Fish n Chips! (must purchase 2 beverages). HAPPY HOUR – All Day Every Day.

HARVEST RESTAURANT & BAR – Friday & Saturday: Angus Prime Rib 14oz w/Mashed Potatoes & Seasonal Vegetables $48 (while supplies last). HAPPY HOUR – Every Day 11am-5pm & 8pm-close. $4 Domestic Drafts; $4.75 Well Liquor; $6 House Wine.

HAVANA COUNTRY CLUB – Every Day from 11am-3pm: Pick 2 Lunch Pairings $12.99 – Side Salads; Soup; Half Sandwiches. HAPPY HOUR – 11a-5p. Daily Live Entertainment.

ISLAND FIN POKÉ CO. – HAPPY HOUR – Every day from 3-6pm…50% off Dole Soft serve = $2.00!!

KOYAME ASIAN EXPRESS – $2 off your order of 2 lunch specials OR $20 or more; $3 off your order of $25 or more; $4 off your order of $30 or more. (must present coupon in newspaper or PaperNet, excludes tax & alcohol, expires 1/31/23)

LAZY MAC’S – Taco Shack and Tequila Bar. HAPPY HOUR 3-5pm every day, half off House Margarita, House Sangria, House wine, Domestic Draft Beer. Live music 3-5pm. Boozy Bingo tonight 6pm-8pm

LEE’S KITCHEN – NY Style Chinese Food. Special Offer: Special Offer Pork Egg Rolls $1.00 Each when you buy 5 or more (cash only)

LEGACY BAR & GRILL – BOGO 1/2 Off Fish and Chips w/purchase of two beverages. HAPPY HOUR – All Day every day. Live poolside entertainment 4:30-7:30pm.

LEGACY RESTAURANT AT NANCY LOPEZ COUNTRY CLUB – Stop in to see today’s special. HAPPY HOUR – 11-5p

LIGHTHOUSE POINT BAR & GRILL AT LAKE SUMTER – Friday Feast: Cup of Chowdah, 1lb Maine Lobster, Clams, Potatoes & Corn $29.99 (all day Friday).   HAPPY HOUR – Pirate Pours 3-5pm Daily (double pours for the price of one).

MALLORY HILL COUNTRY CLUB – Fried Haddock lightly breaded and served with crinkle french fries, coleslaw and hush puppies $16.99. HAPPY HOUR – 11a-6p (draft beer); Well Liquors & House Wine, 2p – 6p

MARGARITA REPUBLIC – Fish and Chips served w/french fries and coleslaw $13. HAPPY HOUR – 1pm-5pm. Friday $3 Fireball Shots.

McGRADY’S PUB – Served Daily – Scotch Eggs (two hard boiled eggs wrapped in sausage, breaded and deep fried until golden brown, served with spicy mustard). Live entertainment 3-5pm. HAPPY HOUR – 3pm-5pm Daily Half-Price on All Domestic Draft Beer & House Wine.

MEZZA LUNA ITALIAN RESTAURANT Authentic Italian Cuisine with a Florida Flair. HAPPY HOUR All day every day

MOM & DAD’S ITALIAN RESTAURANT – Made-from-Scratch Raviolis, Lasagna, Noodles, Sauces. Full Gluten-Free Menu including Lasagna & Ravioli, Desserts & Bread. Children under 5 Eat Free.

NALDO’s MEXICAN KITCHEN – (soon to be Tequila Cantina) Daily Hours 11am-10pm. Discount for First Responders & Veterans. HAPPY HOUR – Mon-Fri 2-5pm. House Margaritas $5.50; Domestic Beer $2.

NAPOLINOS – $11.95 Lunch Specials (valid Mon-Sat 11am-4pm; includes your choice of Soup or Salad): Rigatoni Barese (w/broccoli rabe and Italian sausage); Butterfish Al LImone; Chicken Puttanesca; Spinach and Cheese Manicotti.  (Open 7 Days a Week: Lunch 11a-4p; Dinner 4p-9p).

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NYPD PIZZERIA – Authentic New York Style Pizza. Specialty slice every day. 1/20:  Hawaiian 11am-4pm

OAKWOOD SMOKEHOUSE & GRILL – Baby Back Rib Special: (Thur-Sat) Half Rack Combo w/2 Sides $15.99

OLD TIME DINER – Great American Food in a 50’s Atmosphere. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Friday $12.99 All you can eat Catfish w/2 sides. All Day Every Day Our Famous Catfish w/2 sides & hush puppies $13.99; A Dozen Oysters (raw or steamed); Seafood Boil starting at $25; Free bottle of wine w/4 meals. BOGO 50% off w/purchase of two beverages (coupon required). 7a-9p every day.

ORANGE BLOSSOM HILLS COUNTRY CLUB – Fish Friday: Fish & Chips w/french fries, coleslaw and tartar sauce; Fish & Grits (blackened butterfish, cheddar grits, tomato glaze). HAPPY HOUR – 11a-5p $3.50 Domestic Drafts, $4.50 Well Liquor, $5.50 House Wine.

PALMER LEGENDS COUNTRY CLUB – Dinner and Jazz. Seafood, Steak, Fine Wine. HAPPY HOUR – Daily 2p-5p

PASTA FAIRE – Take-Out Large Pizza Special Everyday BOGO Free (equal or lesser value)

PHO SAIGON – Fresh Healthy Vietnamese Food. Monday-Saturday 11a-9p.

PHO VILLAGE VIETNAMESE KITCHEN – Authentic Vietnamese Food Fast. Mon-Sat 11a-9p. Free Vietnamese Fried Rice Entree w/purchase of 2 drinks – must present coupon from newspaper.

PRIMA ITALIAN STEAKHOUSE – Modern Italian Steakhouse featuring hand-cut steaks, house-made pasta & fresh seafood. Sign up for their Cooking Classes 1/16, 1/23, 1/30.  HAPPY HOUR – 11a-4p $2.50 Domestic Drafts; $3.50 Well Cocktails; $4.50 House Wines; $5.50 House Martinis & Margaritas

RED LOBSTER – Hand-battered, Wild-caught Cod served w/Fries and Coleslaw $11.99.

REDSAUCE AT LAKE SUMTER – 11a-4p Mix and Match BOGO (2 for $17) w/purchase of two beverages. Featuring sandwiches, calzones, pizza, pastas & fresh salads (items change daily). HAPPY HOUR – All Day Every Day $3.50 Domestic Drafts, $4.50 Well Cocktails, $4.75 House Wines.

RJ GATOR’S FLORIDA SEA GRILL & BAR AT LAKE SUMTER – Come see us for daily specials. 11am-4pm Mon-Fri Early Bird Specials. HAPPY HOUR – All Day! 2-4-1 Draft Beer, House Wines, Well Liquors & Call Liquors.

ROBERTO’S RISTORANTE & PIZZERIA – NOW SERVING GLUTEN-FREE PASTA. APPETIZERS: Riceball (aranchini); Crab Cakes $9.50. LUNCH SPECIALS: 10″ Pizza w/choice of one topping and side salad $11; Escarole Soup w/Half Italian Combo $11; Chicken Cordon Bleu over Penne Alfredo $12; Spinach Ravioli w/pink sauce $12.  DINNER SPECIALS (includes side salad & rolls): Salmon Scampi w/Linguine $23.50; Ossobuco over Risotto $23.50. DESSERT: Tiramisu; Cheesecakes; Cannoli, and more. HAPPY HOUR – 2-4-$12 House Wines or Sangria; 2-4-$6 Peroni Beer; 2 Italian Aperol Spritz $12.

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SAMMY’S ITALIAN RESTAURANTHAPPY HOUR – 12-4p every day.

SAMMY JOE’S – Friday Lunch Special: Slice, Salad and Drink just $6. Monday – Friday Daily Lunch Special: Small two topping pizza $8.

SAM’S ST. JOHN’S – stop in to see today’s specials.

SCOOPLES ICE CREAM PARLOR & RESTAURANT – Breakfast 7 days a week 9a to close. Now serving specialty coffee all day!

SQUARE 1 BURGERS & BAR – Weekend Features: SQ1 Bloody Mary; Mexican Street Corn Dip served w/seasoned tri-colored tortilla chips; Toga Party Burger, served w/choice of side; Pecan-Crusted Grouper w/cajun remoulade. HAPPY HOUR – 3-6pm every day 3-4-5 Happy Hour: $3 Select Draft & Bottle Beers; $4 Select Wines; $5 Boom! Margarita, SQ1 Red or White Sangria, Barrel-aged Old Fashioned, Classic Vodka or Gin Martini, Pineapple Margarita.

SUNRISE ASIAN RESTAURANT – Chinese & Thai Food. Newspaper Coupons: Free Small General Tso’s Chicken w/any purchase over $40; 2 Free Egg Rolls w/any purchase over $25; $3 off any purchase of $25 or more; and $5 off any purchase of $40 or more. (not valid on tax & tip; excludes lunch specials; must present coupon; expires 1/31/23).

THE ANCHOR ON SUNSET HARBOR / CAPTAINS QUARTERS HAPPY HOUR Every Day 11a-6p $1 off all drinks

THE BACK PORCH MULBERRY – Fish & Chips $15; Grilled Salmon w/lemon dill cream & rice $21. HAPPY HOUR – 11:30am-6pm 2-for-1 Wells $5; 2-for-1 Calls $7; Domestic Drafts 16oz $3; House Wine $4.

THE FLYING BISCUIT CAFE – Breakfast, Brunch or Dinner. (Breakfast all day).

THE PUB AT THE BOWL – HAPPY HOUR – 11am-6pm every day – Beer of the day and pitcher of the week specials.

THE STANDARD CHRISTIAN LIBRARY COFFEE LOUNGE – Buy One, Get One Free Coffee, Specialty Drinks, Tea, Pastries (see newspaper coupon). Stop in and enjoy specialty coffee and local cafe snacks. Our Christian Library, located at the back of the coffee shop, welcomes anyone who is interested to study and enjoy the Word.

THE SUNNY PINT – Taproom & Eatery. Fiesta Friday – Tacos! Nachos! Quesadillas. 12-8pm Tue-Sun HAPPY HOUR – 2-5pm $2 off select pints

TIERRA DEL SOL COUNTRY CLUB – Featured Menu Item: Classic Fish Fry. Beer Batter Haddock Deep Fried served w/Seasonal Vegetables & Mashed Potatoes $16.55. Fried Haddock Sandwich $14.95. HAPPY HOUR – 3 to 5 pm half off draft beer, house wine and house cocktails and Live Under the Palms from 4 to 6 pm.

TOOJAY’S DELI – BAKERY – RESTAURANTNew Lunch Special: Burger and Glass of Wine $17.99, or Burger and a Beer $16.99. Monday-Thursday 12pm-2pm

WHISPERING OAKS WINERY – Steak or Seafood Night $32.00 per person: Your Choice of Ribeye, Beef Filet (subject to availability), Surf & Turf, Chicken or Fresh Fish; Baked Potato; Salad or Soup; Fresh Vegetables; Baked Beans; Freshly-Baked Bread. Reservations taken from 5pm-8pm.

WILLIE JEWELL’S OLD SCHOOL BAR-B-Q – Great BBQ just waiting for you to arrive. Beer and Wine available.

WOLFGANG PUCK KITCHEN + BAR – check in for daily specials.

WORLD OF BEER AT BROWNWOOD – Flatbread Fridays $5.95. HAPPY HOUR – Mon-Fri 3p-6p $3 and $4 Select Drafts, $6 Select Spirits, $6 Select Shareables, $6 Select Wines.

WORLD OF BEER AT SPANISH SPRINGS – Flatbread Friday 11am-5pm $5.95 (with purchase of beverage). HAPPY HOUR – NEW HAPPY HOUR MENU! Mon-Wed & Fri 3p-6p; Thur ALL DAY. $3 and $4 Select Drafts, $6 Select Spirits, $6 Select Shareables, $6 Select Wines. Karaoke Night 7p-10p Every Friday.

NOTE: all specials shown are subject to change without notice.

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