the Goblin



of Operation

Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Saturday: 11:00AM – 3:00PM
Sunday: 11:30AM – 3:30PM

Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Thursday: 5:00PM – 9:00PM
Friday & Saturday: 5:00PM – 10:00PM
Sunday: Closed for Dinner

Lunch is served on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations for dinner are highly recommended. Call 352-735-0059 for bookings.


and Awards

Reader’s Choice Award 2018, Fine Dining
Reader’s Choice Award 2018, Best Restaurant
Daily Commercial

Reader’s Choice Award 2017, Fine Dining
Daily Commercial

Culinary Hall of Fame, Class of 2017
Orlando Sentinel

Voted “Best Overall” 2010
Voted “Best Romantic Restaurant” 2010
Voted “Best Specialty Restaurant” 2010
Voted “Best Bartender: Chris Ryan” 2010
Voted “Best Romantic Restaurant” 2009
Voted “Best East Lake County Restaurant” 2009
Voted “Best Special Occasion Restaurant” 2009
Voted “Best Bartender: Chris Ryan” 2009
Voted “Best Romantic Spot” 2008
Voted “Best Bartender: Chris Ryan” 2008
Lake Magazine “Best of the Best”

Voted “Best Romantic Restaurant/Central Florida” 2008
WESH Channel 2 TV

“One of Central Florida’s best dining hideaways. A local gem that dazzles.”
Heather McPherson
Orlando Sentinel Food Critic 2008

2007 Silver Spoon Award
Orlando Leisure Magazine

“Eclectic american menu with choices including rack of lamb and a decadently rich crab bisque.”
Susan Harb
2003 New York Times

“Mt. Dora Locals return again & again to this
eclectic diamond in their own backyard”
“Wonderfully Sophisticated”
2002 Zagat Survey

“casual elegant dining”…”absolutely terrific”
-top 40 food & decor-
2000 Zagat Survey

“Its worth the drive from Orlando to visit this quaint Mt. Dora American That fans whisper is a hidden treasure…
the consensus is absolutely terrific”

1999 Zagat Survey

“The Mood: Lively, yet Relaxing. The food: Attractive, delicious, Gourmet…”
“Truly no restaurant could receive a finer testament than that.”
1998 Orlando Business Journal

“Best reason to drive to Mount Dora”
1997 Scott Joseph
Orlando Sentinel

“Intoxicatingly Satisfying”
1996 Scott Joseph
Orlando Sentinel