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Greetings Members,

We are announcing our Christmas Eve 2020 Menu. We will start taking reservations this Friday, November 27th at 10:00am. All reservations must be made by calling the restaurant 352-805-4340.  We will be starting our seating at 3:00 until last reservation to make sure that those who would like to attend Christmas Eve services will be able to come and enjoy before or after your service.




Seafood Cocktail…$18

(Three large shrimp with colossal crab meat.)

Pasta Purses…$8.5

(Delicate Fiocchi filled with six types of cheese in a brandy cream sauce.)

Stuffed Mushrooms…$14

(Mushroom caps stuffed with seasoned crabmeat)


Soups and Salads

Lobster Bisque…$8.5

Pumpkin and Roasted Apple…$8.5

Heart Smart Salad…$12

(Apples, pears, strawberries & candied pecans on a bed of mixed greens with a raspberry vinaigrette and blue cheese crumbles)

Maison Salad…$8.5

(Mixed greens with marinated, grilled artichoke hearts, croutons, tomatoes, cucumbers and onions with a honey mustard vinaigrette)

Ceasar Salad…$7.5



(Includes choice of two sides)


Apple Stuffed Chicken with Smoked Gruyere Cheese…$28.5


Bronzini Fish…$32

Crab Cakes…$37.5

Prime Rib…$38.5

Southern Style Rose Plantation Filet…$38.5

Rack of Lamb…Half $30 Full $48



Assorted Homemade Pies…$7

(Apple  Cherry  Pecan  Banana Cream  Key Lime)





The Rose Plantation


Greetings Members,

Free Wine and Piano

Happy Thanksgiving! Thank you to all of our continuing patrons and to our new patrons for your support during these tough times. Please join us this week for a free 6 oz. glass of house wine with any entrée, Lunch and Dinner this Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Dinner on Saturday. Also, every Friday and Saturday enjoy relaxing “cocktail piano” on our grand piano provided by Joe Mankowski, president of The Villages Piano Club.

Outside Bar Service

Every Friday and Saturday at The Rose Plantation and on special days and holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, etc.) we have outdoor bar service available, weather permitting. Starting 30 minutes before opening until dark, enjoy drinks from our outside bar before your party is seated.  Weather must be dry and above 62 degrees.

Gazebo Seating

The Rose Plantation has outdoor seating available in our two screened / walled gazebos. Due to weather, same day call-ahead or walk-in first-come, first-serve availability.

Thanksgiving To-Go Pickup

For those patrons who ordered Thanksgiving-To-Go, meals will be available for pickup on Thursday in the kitchen staff parking area at the north entrance. (Look for signage to point you in the right direction.)

Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve

We will be taking Christmas Eve Dinner Reservations starting at 10:00am on Friday, November 27th. We will be taking New Years Eve Dinner Reservations starting at 10:00am on Tuesday, December 8th.  Menus and details will be posted on the website and Facebook this week.



The Rose Plantation

The Rose Plantation

Dear Members,

The special for the week of Tuesday, October 13th- Friday, October 16th is a Breast Cancer Awareness Special. With the purchase of any lunch special get a free pie shooter (choose between Banana Cream, Key Lime, and Cherry.)

Remember, we start taking reservations for Thanksgiving on Tuesday, October 13th. Call 352-805-4340.


The Rose Plantation

View our MENU and DRESS CODE on our WEBSITE.

The Rose Plantation

Monday, October 5, 2020



Our special this week is for lunch only: A free mimosa or spritzer with the purchase of any lunch entrée for groups of six or more guests.

We would like to remind everyone to check your email frequently as we will be sending one out later in the week featuring the Thanksgiving 2020 menu and information about making reservations.

Best Wishes,

The Rose Plantation

View our MENU and DRESS CODE on our WEBSITE.

The Rose Plantation



While our reservations are full for the dinner special this week, we encourage our guests to come during lunch Tuesday through Friday 11:00am-2:00pm and enjoy tis week's lunch special: A free mimosa or spritzer with the purchase of any lunch entree.

The Rose Plantation

View our MENU and DRESS CODE.

The Rose Plantation

Dear Guests,

We are very excited to reopen The Rose Plantation. After completing several upgrades and consulting with our staff, we will e-open August 11. Reservations will be accepted starting July 28 at 10 am during normal business hours.

Since March, our focus has been on upgrades and COVID 19 safety. We have expanded the kitchen, made dining and kitchen upgrades and installed a gazebo in the rose garden. Foremost, is the safety of our guests and staff. We will now offer seating for traditional indoor dining; relaxed dress, open air, partially conditioned dining; and limited casual outdoor dining.

Enhanced safety protocols at this time include:

- Masks Required for Entry

- Anti-viral air purification systems

- Text messaging when table is ready

- Symptom free and temperature checks before entry

- Handwash before entry

- One party at a time in lobby for seating

- Separate entrance / exit

- Paper sacks at table for masks

- Rigorous handwashing and glove protocols for staff

- Continuous bathroom and surface sanitization

- Alcohol wipes

RESERVATIONS REQUESTED for LUNCH and DINNER inside and open-air dining. Call ahead to be wait-listed for outside dining.

We look forward to serving you SAFELY on August 11!

Thank you,
The Rose Plantation Team