Mexican food restaurant located on the north end of Main Street, in the heart of the Main Street at Lakewood Ranch town center. It is on the shady side of the street in the afternoons and evenings. The restaurant has very high reviews on Google and Facebook.
Three types of seating: 1) indoor dinning room, 2) at the bar, 3) Outdoor patio with umbrella shaded tables. The main street sidewalk patio seating is directly across from the Italian restaurant on Main Street and diners can hear the live performer that usually plays in the evenings. Think about whether you want to hear that music before choosing your seating.
Clientele is broad including seniors, families, children, and business people. The atmosphere is festive and bright. The menu is very affordable and covers a broad range of authentic Mexican dishes. Molcajetes are extremely popular and you can often see their unique serving bowls on other tables as you walk in. The Kids' menu is attractive and offers a variety of choices including traditional American dishes for picky eaters.
Near the entrance Main Street, one door from the first intersection, on the north side of the street. Gets afternoon shade. The best parking is either on the street in front of Fast N Fresh, which is limited, or the much more plentiful behind the restaurant in the large lot. Very easy to walk using the side covered side walk.
Fresh salads, made-to-order sandwiches, fresh soups. Light. Excellent seating indoors and outdoors. Wi-Fi.
The outdoor seating has midday and afternoon shade. In the afternoon you could get a craft beer across the street after you order food and then enjoy the beer and food in the shade at the Fast N Fresh outdoor table.
It's common for movie theater goers to pick up sandwiches and bowls from Fast N Fresh for the movie.
Main Street Trattoria is an Italian restaurant on the north end of Main Street Lakewood Ranch, across from Casa Maya and next door to Paris Bistro. Sidewalk tables, indoor and outdoor bar seating - the outdoor seats enjoy window access to the bartenders, and indoor dining.
Often offers live music entertainers that perform on the outdoor sidewalks. Usually a solo musician on an electric piano. Pizza is popular.
On the north end of Main Street, next door to Casa Maya Mexican Restaurant and across the street from Paris Bistro. Hanna Sushi borders the covered drive that connects Main Street with the Main Street at Lakewood Ranch parking lot near Town Center.
Serves sushi, noodles, soups, poke bowls, and cocktails,.
8126 Lakewood Main St
Paris Bistrot serves French cuisine, French beer for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. It is on the north end of Main Street, next door to Main Street Trattoria and across from Hana Sushi and Casa Maya. The dining areas do not seat as many as most of the other Main Street restaurants. Reservations can be made through OpenTable.
MacAllister's has been closed since just after St. Patrick's Day, around the time government social distancing requirements enacted. As of mid-June 2020, the restaurant remained closed.
At the northern most end of Main Street, closest to the Lakewood Ranch at Main Street backmost parking lots, near the circle at the intersection of Main Street and Rodeo Drive. There is a car lane in front that is useful for unloading and loading passengers that need a little extra time.
This is a Scottish themed grill and tavern with a blend of traditional Scottish dishes and a variety of non-Scottish dishes.