The Old Jailhouse Sanford

SCRATCH KITCHEN & SPIRITS

Dine Behind Bars In One Of Central Florida's Best Rated Restaurants Located In Historic Downtown Sanford, Florida

THE OLD JAILHOUSE

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Come Dine Behind Bars With Us At The Old Jailhouse Located In The Historic Downtown Sanford, FL. From The Moment That You Step Into The Old Jailhouse, The Experience Is One Of Comfortable Elegance. 

Immerse Yourself In The History Of Our Building Dating All The Way Back To 1840, Amplify Your Taste Buds With Our Chef Inspired Menu Designed To Engage All Of Your Senses, And Indulge In Custom Created Cocktails Hand Crafted By Our Master Bartenders. 

We Know That After Your Dining Experience At The Old Jailhouse That You Will Be Left Wanting To Serve A Life Sentence. 

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LUNCH

All exclusive lunch experiences served up the Old Jailhouse way. Enjoy your stay with our hand-crafted selection of dishes & pair with our premium selection of liquor

DINNER

Come Visit The Old Jailhouse In Sanford, FL For Our Unique Dining Experience Featuring Hand Selected Options From Our In House Chef For Dinner. 

BRUNCH

Not Quite Breakfast, Not Quite Lunch, But A Truly Unique Mix Of Premier Dishes To Enjoy. We Also Provide A Free Mimosa With Every Meal During Our Sunday Brunch. 

LIBATIONS

Try Our Thoughtfully Crafted Artisinal Cocktails And An Extensive List Of Fine Spirits, Wine, And Craft Beer. Happy Hour Available Tuesday – Friday From 4pm-6pm.

SCRATCH KITCHEN

As a favorite downtown sanford restaurant, come to the old jailhouse sanford where you can experience our ever changing seasonal menus that are inspired by Florida-fusion cuisine, made from scratch with local ingredients, and brought to you fresh from our kitchen. 

FINE SPIRITS

When Visiting Historic Downtown Sanford’s Unique Culture, Be Sure To come and Indulge  in our Thoughtfully Crafted Artisanal Cocktails. At the old jailhouse we are known for creating a variety of our own in house spirits. We also feature a huge selection of bourbons, Wine & Craft Beer. 

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You can’t live a full life on an empty stomach so start your Sunday off with a full plate of our Jail House Brunch and Secilaity Mimosas to set you right! 🍳 🍾

Serving #sundayfunday today from 11-3pm

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Experience an IPA that will leave you wanting more!

This crisp and refreshing beer is called “Ransak The Universe”, brewed by Collective Arts!💫

You will taste Galaxy, Mosaic, and Citra hops delivering aromas and flavours of tropical fruits, mango and citrus. Light malt body lets the hops shine through, and finishes crisp but not bitter. A delicious hop mashup that you have to give a try!

You can now book your reservation right from the Open Table App on your phone! Just simply ➡️ click the link in our bio and get ready to experience our history along with hand crafted dishes & cocktails to remember!

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Treat yourself to our Tiramisu, but new! 😋

Lady fingers pillowed between our mascarpone mousse, and a layer of coffee gel, all stacked onto an almond cookie. Pour a shot of espresso on top and you'll have yourself one sweet Saturday!

Come by The Old Jailhouse for an indulging experience like no other, book with us online by clicking the link in our bio!

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Friday Night Cocktails!🍹. Join our bartender Nick as he shows the Army Navy! A simple yet delicious summer favorite!

Made with Uncle Val’s Botanical Gin, delicious Orgeat Syrup, bitters, fresh lemon juice, and a splash of simple syrup, you will want more than one!😉

CHEERS!🙌
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It's Date Night at The Old Jailhouse!🥂

Enjoy a handpicked menu with the choice of one appetizer, two entrees, one dessert and a bottle of wine for only $75!

Bring a loved one (or save it all for yourself 😉) and reserve your table by visiting the link in our bio!

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Join us behind bars tonight for the Big House Burger Special!😉

Indulge yourself in a juicy 1/2 lb. burger topped with smoked gouda, tomato jam, & Nueske's bacon, pair it with your choice of any ice cold draft beer for only $15!🍔🍺

Reserve your experience ahead of time by visiting the link in our bio!

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Happy Taco Tuesday Sanford! 🌮

Life is like a taco... it's filled with plenty of great stuff but can fall apart at any moment. So savor each bite!

Enjoy a (FREE) taco on us today when you order our Let's Taco Bout It appetizer, just use the secret work "Taco-Cat" when ordering, and your server will take care of the rest! 😋

See you soon!
Our cell doors open today at 4pm!

Reserve your experience ahead of time by ➡️ visiting the link in our bio!

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Breakfast is a meal but brunch, well, brunch is a culture! 🙌

Get your brunchin' pants on and come by The Old Jailhouse today from 11am - 3pm!

Make sure to grab one of our specialty mimosas & pair it with our house-made waffles and fried chicken topped with maple veloute sauce and you will have the perfect start to your Sunday! 😋

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Cocktail Friday With Nick!. The end of summer is upon us which also means the end to torrential downpours and muggy days, & we know you are excited about that! Let's keep the momentum going and continue to highlight some of your favorite summer cocktails here at The Old Jailhouse Sanford!

Nick is featuring our Painkiller cocktail that is known and drunk by millions across the globe!

CHEERS!

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Happy Thirsty Thursday Sanford!🍹

Come by The Old Jailhouse today for a dangerously delicious cocktail and one of our infamous desserts!

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If you have a passion for great-tasting beer, we have the perfect cold one for you!

Featured is the Daydream Tangerine by Bowigens Brewery! This craft beer is a Florida wheat ale with a hint of tangerine, perfect to quench your thirst during these hot nights in Downtown Sanford!

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Sunday's are for mimosas and we have plenty of them! 🍾
Make this your current situation today at The Old Jailhouse Sanford for BRUNCH! 🍳

Join us from 11:00am - 3:00pm and start your Sunday off in the right direction!

See you soon! 👋

Don't forget you can pre-book your time with us behind bars by visiting the link in our bio!

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The Jupiter Cocktail 🍹. 🗣 Next up on cocktails with Nick is the Jupiter Cocktail!

We have recently learned that there are some summer favorites you guys just can't live without and the Jupiter Cocktail is one of them! With this cocktail, we do a play on a traditional gin martini, so grab a cold one, sit back and learn how to make this drink at home!

CHEERS! 🙌

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