The Back Porch Restaurant

A sandwich and cakes


Founded in 1986, The Back Porch Restaurant provides a delicious break for hungry shoppers.  Enjoy a picnic lunch consisting of a soup, a salad, a sandwich and a dessert all served in a personal picnic box.

Wales family favorite recipes fill the air with wonderful aromas as you enter our main dining room.  We also have plenty of open air seating on our wrap around porch and deck overlooking a scenic natural Florida pond. 

Groups are encouraged to call ahead for a reservation at 863-956-2227, as all seating is first come-first served.


the back deck with tables to eat at

After lunch, join us at our Shady Deck Bar for a frosty beverage. Ice cold beer and wine are on tap as well as our famous Wine Ice Stir and non-alcoholic Frozen Lemonade.

Hosting an event?  We have several options for parties of all sizes!  A variety of private and semi-private spaces can be booked.  Call 863-956-2227 for availability and more information.


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The Back Porch – 10-4, Lunch from 11-3

Tuesday – Saturday


115 Co Rd 557, Lake Alfred, FL 33850


The Back Porch Restaurant



Masks must be worn at all times when moving about the indoor and outdoor seating areas and when at the cashier.  Masks may only be removed while eating and drinking while stationary at one of our tables or bar.  Common surfaces are cleaned routinely.  We encourage credit and debit card usage during this time.

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the CDC senior citizens and Guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. 

By visiting our stores you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.