Leave your lunchbox at home and enjoy some of the best restaurant deals for lunch. Here are some of our favorites around town!
The best slice of ‘za in town. Although known for pizza, Palace’s best-kept secret includes a large menu reflective of traditional Italian recipes made with fresh ingredients daily. Enjoy pizza by the slice, pasta, salads, and soup options for well under $10.
Location: 114 S. Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801
Enjoy a hearty lunch with endless BBQ entree options starting at $11.50, or hearty appetizers such as the Smoked Chicken nachos for $9 and Pit-Smoked Wings for $10.
Location: 130 S. Tennesse Ave. Lakeland, FL 33801
Build your own bowl of Latin-inspired flavors. D’Lucas offers a variety of base options including rice bowls, mixed greens bowls, bao buns, quinoa, and more. In the mood for a flavorful Cuban sandwich or specialty drinks like horchata and hibiscus tea? They’ve got you covered, and most of their menu items are under $10!
Location: 1037 Dixieland Mall Lane, Lakeland, FL 33803
Brasa Latina offers Puerto Rican and Western Caribbean flavors. Meet a friend or coworker for lunch and enjoy Brasa Latina’s 5.99 Lunch Special or 2 for $20 all day special!
Location: 3123 US Hwy 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809
Jerk Chicken Express
This authentic, island-inspired eatery is a hidden gem. A Hamilton in your pocket easily affords you a hearty and filling meal. Choose from flavorful Caribbean curry or spicy jerk chicken and pair it with delicious sides that are a true taste of Jamaica.
Location: 3800 US Hwy 98 N #684, Lakeland, FL 33809
Craving a burger on the north side of town? Enjoy a tasty all-American burger ranging from $11 to $13.
Location: 879 Lakeland Park Center Dr., Lakeland, FL 33809
Offering Vietnamese cuisine and well-known for their pho noodle soup, Saigon Bistro has a variety of dishes and, most importantly, lunch specials. Their lunch teriyaki chicken starts at $9, and stirfry options around $13.
Location: 1554 Town Center Dr. W., Lakeland, FL 33803
New Moon Sushi
For our sushi lovers out there, New Moon Sushi has a $10 Lunch Roll Special with your choice of two sushi rolls and a soup or salad. The menu also includes box specials like their New Moon Beef Box served with soup salad, spring rolls, gyoza, and rice for $10-$11.
Location: 4231 S. Florida Ave., Lakeland, FL 33813
Elena’s Cuban Cafe
Elena’s can satisfy most of your staple Cuban food cravings. The menu typically stays within the $5-$11 range, with the exception of some beef dishes, but all are under $17. Elena’s pechuga a la plancha is a butterflied grilled chicken breast, seasoned to perfection with a side of rice and plantains for $11.
Location: 2246 E. Edgewood Dr., Lakeland, FL 33803