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Restaurants and food shops that have failed,
closed or changed names or owners in The Villages.

Closed Business Name Address Changed to... → then...
Amigos 1004 Main St. Emmet’s Steakhouse →
Athens - NY Restaurant 994 Del Mar Dr. Amerikanós Grille (2 owners)
Augustine’s (Italian) 1101 Main St. Bourbon St. Restaurant →
Barnie's Coffee & Tea 4058 Wedgewood Ln. Starbuck's (BR) →
Bavarian Brew Haus 2738 Brownwood Blvd. Bluefin Grill & Bar
Beijing Garden Rest. 1104 Bichara Blvd. Sakura Sushi and Grill (LSL)
Bichara Bakery 1002 Alverez Ave. Dunkin’ Donuts (SS)
Big City Grill (SS) 994 Del Mar Dr. Athens NY Restaurant →
Big City Grill (BR) 4046 Wedgewood Ln. NYPD Pizza
Big Top On The Square 1101 Alonzo Ave. Church On The Square → Sharon L. Morse P.A. Center
Bono’s Pit Bar-B-Q 3480 Wedgewood Ln. IHOP Restaurant
Bourbon St. Restaurant 1101 Main St. Tosca Ristorante Itliano →
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream 8699 SE 165 Mulberry Ln. Pep Boys Auto
Café Olé 1102 Main St. Margarita Republic
Carvel Ice Cream 674 Hwy. 27/441 Jersey Mike’s Subs (Twice)
Cattle Baron Club 996 Del Mar Dr. (2nd. fl.) Katie Belle’s Music Hall
Cattleman’s Club 1157 Main St. Panera Bread Bakery Café (SS)
Chi’s Grill & Ice Cream 1000 Bichara Blvd. Sidewalk Café →
Chula Vista Club 1011 Rio Grande Ave. Now a Recreation Center
Cici’s Pizza Buffet 243 Colony Blvd. Village Pizza →
Coconutz 1200 Morse Blvd. Hacienda Hills Bar & Grill →
The Copper Pot 1004 Main St. Gator's Dockside (SS)
Crazy Gringos 890 Avenida Central Tony Packo’s →
Crispers 3551 Wedgewood Ln. Habaneros Mexican Grill
Dee Dee’s Doghouse 700 Hwy. 27/441 Villages SKY →
DiBella’s Subs 3509 Wedgewood Ln. Quizno’s Subs →
D’Lites Emporium Ice Cream 4056 Wedgewood Ln. Truly Nolen Pest Control
Dominic’s Ristorante 1000 Canal St. redsauce American Italian Restaurant →
Dutz’s Sports Page 1004 Bichara Blvd. Seafood Galley (LPG) →
DQ Grill & Chill (SP) 1561 Bella Cruz Dr. Siam Orchid →
DQ Grill & Chill (ST) 3390 Wedgewood Ln. The Glitz on 466 → Culver's
El Santiago Club 2375 Enrique Dr. Now a Recreation Center
Emmet’s Steakhouse 1004 Main St. Gator's Dockside (SS)
Empress Pavilion (LPG) 1104 Bichara Blvd. Beijing Garden Restaurant →
Empress Pavilion (ST) 3435 Wedgewood Ln. Shanghai China Buffet →
Evergreen Bar & Grill 2468 Burnsed Blvd. Fujiyama Express →
Firehouse Subs 994 Del Mar Dr. Big City Grill (SS) →
Fran’s Bullpen 2890 Saddlebrook Ln. Closed
Fratelli Pizzuti Pizza 1558 Bella Cruz Dr. Koyame Asian Express
Fujiyama Express 2468 Burnsed Blvd. Closed
Gandolfo’s NY Deli 3509 Wedgewood Ln. Edible Arrangements
Guy Fieri's American Kitchen and Bar 1045 Old Camp Rd. (The) Chop House
Hacienda Hills Bar & Grill 1200 Morse Blvd. Hacienda Hills Country Club (2 owners)
Hacienda Hills Grill Room 1195 Morse Blvd. Hacienda Hills Golf Shop
Hardee’s 1005 Bichara Blvd. KFC/Taco Bell
Havana Country Club 2484 O’Dell Cir. Hemingway’s at Havana →
Hemingway's at Havana 2484 O'Dell Circle Views at Havana → renamed Havana Country Club
Herman's Ice Cream Shop 1108 Main St. Kilwin's Chocolates & Ice Cream
High Five Frozen Yogurt 4058 Wedgewood Ln. Peachwave Frozen Yogurt (BR) →
Honest John's Whiskey & Provisions 1045 Old Camp Rd. Guy Fieri's American Kitchen and Bar →
Jan & Terry’s Diner 1000 Bichara Blvd. Sidewalk Café →
Juan's Mexicali 297 Colony Blvd. Fiesta Grande Mexican Restaurant
Katie Belle's (Buffet Room) 992 Del Mar Dr. Chico's Clothing Store
Katie Belle's Music Hall 992 Del Mar Dr. Reopened and relocated to upstairs.
Las Tapas Restaurant & Brewery 2738 Brownwood Blvd. Bavarian Brew Haus →
Lewis Lighthouse (925 Lake Shore Dr. Lighthouse Pointe Bar & Grille
Luigino’s Restaurant 1101 Main St. Demshar's Restaurant
Main St. Bistro 1152 Main St. Ay! Jalisco
Mario's Pizza 996 Bichara Blvd. Chicken Salad Chick
MJ’s Bagel Buzz 297 Colony Blvd. Juan's Mexicali →
Nature’s Table 1152 Main St. Main St. Bistro →
New China Buffet 1104 Bichara Blvd. Beijing Garden Rest →
O’Shea’s Sports Pub 5995 Signature Dr. Demolished
Orange Blossom Hills C.C. 1542 Watertower Cir. Re-opened with new owners
Pauly’s Pizzeria (SS) 986 Alverez Ave. Flippers Pizzeria
Pauly’s Pizzeria (MGP) 8760 SE 165 Mulberry Ln. Toscani’s Deli & Pizzeria →
Pauly’s Pizzeria (PRP) 11974 CR 101 Blue Cross Blue Shield Ins.
Peachwave Frozen Yogurt (BR) 4058 Wedgewood Ln. BowlBar
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery 4110 Wedgewood Ln. metro diner
Qdoba Mexican Grill 994 Del Mar Dr. Firehouse Subs →
Quizno’s Subs 3509 Wedgewood Ln. Gandolfo’s NY Deli →
redsauce American Italian Rest. 1000 Canal St. redsauce
Royal Palm Restaurant 1200 Morse Blvd. Coconutz →
Seafood Galley (LPG) 1004 Bichara Blvd. Urban Curry →
Seafood Galley (SP) 1561 Bella Cruz Dr. Dunkin’ Donuts (SP)
Shanghai China Buffet 3435 Wedgewood Ln. China Buffet
Siam Orchid 1561 Bella Cruz Dr. Seafood Galley (SP) →
Sidewalk Café 1000 Bichara Blvd. Darrell's Diner (LPG)
Silver Lake Café 683 Rainbow Blvd. Now a Recreation Center
Snappy Tomato Pizza 996 Bichara Blvd. Mario’s Pizza →
Sonny’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q 5995 Signature Dr. Speckled Butterbean Restaurant →
SonRise Café 3469 Wedgewood Ln. Darrell's Diner (ST)
Speckled Butterbean Restaurant 5995 Signature Dr. O’Shea’s Sports Pub →
Starbuck's (SS) 1002 Alverez Ave. Dunkin’ Donuts (SS)
Starbuck's (BR) 4058 Wedgewood Ln. High Five Frozen Yogurt →
Sweet Creams 1000 Bichara Blvd. Chi’s Grill & Ice Cream →
TCBY 1000 Bichara Blvd. Sweet Creams →
Tea Plantation 1101 Canal St. TNT Plumbing Professionals
Teo’s Café and Saloon 1 La Grande Blvd. El Ranchito Mexican Restaurant
TGI Friday’s 1045 Old Camp Rd. Honest John’s Whiskey & Provisions →
Tiera Del Sol Club 806 San Marino Dr. Tierra Del Sol Restaurant →
Tiera Del Sol Restaurant 806 San Marino Dr. Tierra Del Sol Country Club
Tony Packo’s 890 Avenida Central The Pub
Tosca Ristorante Itliano 1101 Main St. Luigino’s Restaurant →
Toscani’s Deli & Pizzeria 8760 SE 165 Mulberry Ln. Sammy Joe’s Pizzeria
Up The Creek Fish Camp 1041 Lake Shore Dr. Cody's Original Roadhouse (LSL)
Urban Curry 1004 Bichara Blvd. Message Envy Spa
Urban Flats 1018 Canal St. City Fire American Oven & Bar (LSL)
The Veranda 1000 Lake Sumter Lndg. Panera Bread Bakery Café (LSL)
Village Eatery 922 Bichara Blvd. GNC
Village Pizza 243 Colony Blvd. Mezza Luna Restaurant
Villages SKY 700 Hwy. 27/441 Bamboo Bistro
Whiskey Creek Wood Fire Grill 1128 Canal St. Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q (LSL)
SS=Spanish Springs; LPG=La Plaza Grande; LSL=Lake Sumter Landing; BR=Buffalo Ridge Plaza; SP=Spanish Plains Plaza; ST=Southern Trace Plaza; PRP=Palm Ridge Plaza
Updated: 12/25/18 - 103 businesses

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