Business Information

Dear Area Businesses,

As COVID-19 forces the world to slow down, we want to let you know we are here to support our communities!
We will be keeping ourselves open to serve you, adapting as needed to keep you safe as we bring the services and products you need. We will get through this together!

Lake Okeechobee News will be publishing your business news free of charge on this page. We will direct traffic to this page using digital and social media promotions and may also appear in print when available.

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Restaurants/Food/Grocery/Beverage:

Okeechobee

Applebee’s-12-9pm Sunday through Thursday. Friday, Saturday 12-11pm. Carside pick up. Call 863-357-0141 and select option 3.

Arby’s-Drive thru open 10 am – 10 pm Daily

Beef ‘O’ Brady’s-Open 11 a.m.- 9 p.m. Daily

Big Tasty’s-Open for takeout. Hours Monday through Saturday 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Call (863) 623-5470 to place an order, or text (863) 697-6047. Updates on restaurant facebook page.

Brown Cow Sweetery-Monday through Saturday 8 a.m. -4 p.m.

Crossroads Restaurant-Monday through Saturday 5:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. and Sunday 7 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Hwy 55 Burgers Shakes & Fries-Open 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. daily for dine-in,take-out and curb side Call 863-623-4245

Hot Dog Wagon – 441 & 78, “At the Top of the Lake,” Open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. 7 days a week

Joey’s Supreme Pizza & Subs-Regular business hours. Take-out & delivery. Saturday through Thursday 11a.m. – 10p.m. and Friday 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.

Kahootz Draft House-Regular Business Hours, Open for Business, Take-Out Orders, Curb Side Delivery, and Alcoholic beverages to go.

Landing Strip Café-Open Daily for Breakfast & Lunch from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Los Cocos Mexican Restaurant-Tuesday through Thursday 10:30 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday 10:30 a.m. -9 p.m. and Saturday 10:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Pick up or drive-thru 863-763-0922.

Mi Familia-Tuesday-Thursday 9 a.m. -9 p.m. and Friday-Sunday 9 a.m. – 10 p.m. Closed Monday

Nutmeg’s Café-Monday through Friday 10:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

One Stop Food Store-Business hours Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. -7 p.m.

Park 112-Open Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. – 3p.m. Dine in and take out call 561-222-7516.

Pizza Heaven-Takeout & Delivery. Tuesday through Saturday 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Pogeys Restaurant-Open 5 a.m.-2 p.m. daily.

Okeechobee Livestock Market-Take out only Monday and Tuesday. 863-763-3127

Sante Fe – (863) 467-6006  Open for dine-in & take-out Sun – Sat 10-9.

Serenity Coffee Shop-601 SW Park St.  (863) 824-ACup  Regular Menu. Take-out only. Regular Hours Monday through Friday 6 a.m. – 2 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. -noon, Sunday Closed.

Speckled Perch Steakhouse-Open for take-out Tuesday though Saturday 4 p.m. -9 p.m.

Tin Fish- 11 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday. Dine-in, indoor & outdoor seating both available. Delivery & Takeout  (863) 357-0722.

Zaxby’s- We are open during our normal business hours, Sunday – Thursday (10:30AM-9:30PM) and Friday – Saturday (10:30AM-10:00PM). If you are a walk up guest, please order online at Zaxbys.com or call ahead (863) 357-1466 and pick up your order at the window.

Zippy’s Wings – 301 SW Park St.  (863) 763-1399  Free Delivery & Carryout 11-8 7 days/wk

Clewiston

McDonald’s (LaBelle, Lake Placid, Clewiston, Belle Glade, Indiantown)-24 hour drive-thru and to-go in lobby. All first responders in uniform and medical staff with i.d. receive 1 free breakfast or lunch sandwich daily.

Belle Glade

Banyan Tree Restaurant – Take-out only.  7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Black Gold Steakhouse – Take-out only. Hours Mon-Fri 6-2, Sat 6-1

Captain D’s-Take out 11 a.m.-8 p.m. and drive-thru open from 10:30-9p.m.

McDonald’s (LaBelle, Lake Placid, Clewiston, Belle Glade, Indiantown)-24 hour drive-thru and to-go in lobby. All first responders in uniform and medical staff with i.d. receive 1 free breakfast or lunch sandwich daily.

Norman’s Drive Thru-Open daily 7 a.m. – 8 .m. and Kitchen Open until 2 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Popeye’s-Drive thru only 10:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Indiantown

McDonald’s (LaBelle, Lake Placid, Clewiston, Belle Glade, Indiantown)-24 hour drive-thru and to-go in lobby. All first responders in uniform and medical staff with i.d. receive 1 free breakfast or lunch sandwich daily.

The Outpost Bar & Grille in Indiantown-25% dine-in capacity and outdoor unlimited seating. 11:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Takeout & delivery 772-597-3790

Recreation

Okeechobee

Florida Outdoors-Monday through Saturday 8 a.m. -5 p.m. Closed Sunday

Okeechobee KOA Resort- The following is open to the public:

  • Golf Course and Driving Range
  • Dump Station and Propane Fills
  • RV and Travel Trailer Sites
  • Tent Sites OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
  • ALL Cabins (must call Office to reserve 863-763-0231)
  • ALL Park Models must call Office to reserve 863-763-0231)

Wagon Wheel Horse Farm-Open for business. Book online @ www.wagonwheelhorsefam.com or call 863-634-6397

Clewiston

Americas Best Inn Historic Clewiston Inn-Front desk closes 10pm every night now so please check in prior or call ahead. 24 hour check in to resume as soon as possible.

Retail

Okeechobee

1 Stop Party Shop & Catering –Monday through Friday 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. – 2p.m.

All Upholstery-We are asking our customers to remain outside and we will speak with you curbside. Open 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday (Break for lunch 11 a.m. – noon).

Antique Treasures-Soft Reopening 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. (May 21st, 22nd & 23rd)

Badcock Home Furniture & More- Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Big Lake Hobbies and Park Street Gallery- curbside free wi-fi (no password needed) for students still available.  Store will re-open May 1.  For parts or assistance please e-mail joe@blhobby.com.

Center Mass Gun Range-Regular Business Hours Open Monday through Saturday 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. -6 p.m.

The Country Boutique- Open for in-store shopping Tuesday through Saturday 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. and curbside pick up available.Will ship or deliver for free to Okeechobee County and Buckhead Ridge.  Shop online store at thecountryboutiquefl.com.

Countryside Florist –Call to order for curb-side pickup: (863) 763-3833, (800) 763-3833;   Shop 24hrs at countrysideflstokeechobee.com.

Don’s Appliance – 317 SW Park St., (863) 763-2220  Open Mon-Fri 8-5:30

Eli’s Western Wear – Open Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Curbside pickup still available as well.

Elliott’s Pawn Shop-M-F 8am-5:30pm; Saturday 8am-5pm; Closed Sunday

Exotic Pets- Sunday noon-3p.m., Monday through Friday 11a.m. to 6p.m. and Saturday 11a.m. to 5p.m. We offer curbside pickup. Call ahead and we will bring your items out to you. We now offer no contact home or business delivery. We deliver live animals and feeders. Please call with any questions 863-484-8487

FeralGypsy Studios-Etsy.com/shop/FeralGypsyStudios Open for online shopping.

Gilbert Outdoors- Monday through Friday 8 a.m. -2 p.m.

Lollie’s Hamper- Online group still active for purchasing. Link to group on store Facebook page. Soft opening May 4 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. No drop offs at this time.

The Lounge at Sacred Sanctuary- Shop at www.theloungeokeechobee.com-Curbside pickup for CBDistillary, Plantlife essential oils and Hale and Hush, Glo and Farmhouse Fresh facial products. Additional contact info: sacredsanctuary@icloud.com

Okeechobee KOA Resort: Propane and dump stations only open to the public. Call 863-763-0231 for questions.

Okeechobee Outlet Store–Saturday and Sunday 8:30 a.m – 3 p.m

Outpost – Monday through Friday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The Rustic Store-Doors are open for regular hours Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Closed Sunday 

Belle Glade

Affordable Dry Cleaning-Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Closed Wed and Sat.

Bair’s Electronics-Open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Seminole Supply-Monday through Friday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday 7 a.m. -noon. Closed Sunday.

Clewiston

Badcock Home Furniture & More- Open regular hours Monday through Friday Noon-5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

MCM Paint & Hardware- Monday through Friday 7:30-5:30 and Saturday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Ag Related Businesses

Ag 98 Trailer Sales & Auto Accessories- M-F 8am-5pm.

Eli’s Trailer Sales – 908 NW Park St. (863) 467-4620  Open Mon-Fri 8-5

Eli’s Western Wear – 907 NW Park St., (863) 763-2984  Open Mon-Sat 9-6, Sun 11-5

Jones Supply, A.I. Sales and Service, Inc.-Open for business as usual.  Free wi-fi (no password needed) for students.

Rabons Country Feed – 1852 NW 9th St., (863) 763-3447  Open Mon-Fri 7:30-5:30, Sat 7:30-1

Syfrett Feed-3079 NW 8th St. Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m

Home/Business Services

Authorized Appliances of Okeechobee-Monday through Friday 8 a.m .- 5 p.m. 863-467-1331

CRS Refrigeration-Call for apt 863-634-2836

Echols Plumbing and Air Conditioning-Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm. Technicians on-call 24/7. 863-763-6461. 2233 Highway 98

Glades Air Conditioning – Monday through Friday 8 a.m. -5 p.m. 863-763-2114 or 863-983-8111 . Available 24/7 for emergency calls.

Green Design Construction & Development-8 am until noon, Monday through Friday. We are closed to the public, please call in advance if you would like to make an appointment.863-467-1111. 

Hernandez Remodeling, Flooring & More LLC.-Call for appointment: Cell: 863-801-8675 or 863-801-7048

Millers A/C-Open Monday through 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. After hours service available 24 hours/day and weekends. 863-467-1545

Smitty’s Glass & Mirror – 119 SW 5th Ave. (863) 763-8982  Mon-Fri 9-5:30, Emergency Board-ups

Surfin’ the Net-Computer Repair Hours 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday through Friday

Belle Glade

Glades Gas & Electric Co- Open regular business hours. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. please call (561) 996-3046 Or pay online.

Pet Services

K9 Resque-Open for operation. Call for appointment.

Northlake Veterinary Hospital-Monday through Friday 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. call for apt Also Saturday 8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 863-467-1007

Okeechobee Veterinary Hospital – 2949 St. Rd. 70 W., (863) 763-2523  Call for appointment. Mon-Thurs 8-7, Fri 8-5

Medical

Okeechobee

Advanced Spine and Joint Medical Center-Please know that we are still operating on normal schedule.  Also we are doing pull up service.  Upon arrival call in and we will come and get you when it’s your turn to be seen.  We allow one person at a time in the office. 863-763-4320

Big Lake Eye Care-Open regular business hours for emergency only.

Brennan Eye Care-Open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Contact len order can be taken over the phone for home delivery. Glasses pick up is available curbside.

Family Dentistry of Okeechobee – Open Monday through Wednesday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Thursday & Friday 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Heartland Discount Pharmacy- Full Service Retail Pharmacy  Extended Hours: Monday-Friday 8am -8pm • Sat. 9am – 5pm

Lincare Inc-Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. No walk ins. Please call ahead 863-763-7337 fax :863-763-5191.

The Lounge at Sacred Sanctuary- Shop at www.theloungeokeechobee.com-Curbside pickup for CBDistillary, Plantlife essential oils and Hale and Hush, Glo and Farmhouse Fresh facial products. Additional contact info: sacredsanctuary@icloud.com

Belle Glade

Glades Chiropractic Center ( Dr. Manuel Soto)-Monday, Wednesday & Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Glades Orthodontics – Open for Business. Call for updated hours (863) 983-5121 or 561-996-2100

K&M Drugs-Open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Specialty Vision Care-8-4:30 Monday through Friday. 561-226-4922

Clewiston

Checa Dental Center -Open for emergencies only on Friday. 

Eye Centers of Florida- 820 W. Sugarland Hwy  open for urgent and emergency eye care and optical needs with modified hours. Monday 8 a.m. -12 p.m., Tuesday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Wednesday & Thursday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Closed Saturday & Sunday. Our SurgiCare center in Fort Myers is only available for emergency procedures at this time. Please call 888.EYE.APPT (888-393-2778) to make an appointment. Walk-ins and outside prescriptions are welcome. Free shipping on contact orders to home or office through May 31, 2020. https://www.ecof.com/locations/

Glades Orthodontics – Open for Business. Call for updated hours (863) 983-5121 or 561-996-2100.

Auto Sales/Service/Parts

A Plus RV Parts & Service-Open Monday through Friday – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for all RV repairs. Mobile service and in house repairs available. 863-824-0103

AAA Full Service Auto Care-Open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Ag 98 Trailer Sales & Auto Accessories- M-F 8am-5pm.

BMJ Towing Inc.-Open 25/7 just call  (863) 763-2845

Commuter Cars-Regular Hours Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Call 772-675-6775 or go online: commutercars.net to make appointments or set up delivery options.

Eli’s Trailer Sales – 908 NW Park St. (863) 467-4620  Open Mon-Fri 8-5

Gilbert Chevrolet-Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. – 7 p.m and Saturday 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Service & Parts Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Gilbert Collision-Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Gilbert Fleet & Commercial-Monday through Friday 8 a.m. through 5 p.m.

Gilbert Ford-Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Service & Parts Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Gilbert Line-X- Monday through Friday 8 a.m – 5p.m.

Gilbert Oil-Monday through 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. Pumps Open 24/7/365

Lake Motors-Regular Business Hours Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Lehman Auto Body Service Center – 265 Hwy 98 North, (863) 467-1691  Open Mon-Fri 8-5

Major’s Truck Repair – 15673 Southern Blvd., Loxahatchee, (561) 512-3338  Will remain open 24/7 unless told otherwise.  Service calls now 2 hr minimum instead of 3.  Serving all of Palm Beach County & surrounding areas up to 100 miles.  Added light duty trucks and trailer service added.

Quik Change Oil & Lube Service – 708 N. Parrott Ave., (863) 467-5599  Open Mon-Fri 8-5:30, Sat 8-noon

St. Lucie Battery and Tire-Monday through Friday 7 a.m. -5 p.m. and Saturday 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Belle Glade

D & L Automotive Repair, LLC-Open regular business hours Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. -5:30 p.m.

Financial Services

Okeechobee

CenterState Bank – 2100 Parrott Ave., (863) 763-5573  Drive-thru only Mon-Thurs 8-5:30, Fri 8-6, Sat 9-noon; certain services by appointment only

David Diehl Insurance-Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Farm Credit of Florida-By appointment only. 863-467-4522

Lawrence Insurance-Call for needs

Midflorida Bank-   Drive-Thru Hours Monday thru Friday 7:00 a.m. – 7 p.m. Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Lobby Closed

Belle Glade

American Insurance Brokers-Open regular business hours Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Bank of Belle Glade-Lobby closed. Drive thru teller transactions only during regular business hours. Monday through Thursday 8 a.m.-3p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Closed Saturdays.

First Bank-Lobby closed until further notice. Drive-thru open Monday through Thursday 9 a.m.-4p.m. and Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

PNC Bank – Drive thru only. Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat 9-1

Real Estate Services

Anderson Realty – 21442 E. SR 78, Buckhead Ridge, (863) 634-4106  Open 9-5

Beck Real Estate-Call for apt 863-634-6056

Coldwell Banker Berger Real Estate – 425 SW Park St. (863) 763-5335  Open by appointment only

Gilbert Realty Group – 401 S. Parrott Ave., (863) 763-1155  Open by appointment only.

Lake O Real Estate – 4251 US-441, (863) 763-5254  Open by appointment only

Legacy Real Estate of Florida – 101 SW 3rd Ave., (863) 484-8588  Open 10-5

McFarland Real Estate Company – 800 SE 8th Ave., (863) 261-8338, (863) 261-3630  Open by appointment only

Mixon Real Estate Group, LLC – Open by appointment for your Real Estate services

Okeechobee Homes and Land – 2010 NW 6th St., (863) 357-3030  Open by appointment only

Remington Real Estate-Open regular business hours call (863) 532-9096

The Tucker Group- Updated Hours M-F 9:30am-3:00pm for your real estate needs!

Community Services

Alliance Satcom – Hours: Monday through Friday 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. Occasional Saturdays. 863-467-1120

Martha’s House – Hotline operational 24/7  (863)763-0202; Domestic Violence shelter full operational. (Okeechobee residents only)  Health screening – must call (863) 763-0202; Outreach Office Open M-F 8 to 5, Health Screening, call first (863) 763-2893Please note:  Not accepting used clothing, etc. donations at this time.  Accepting canned and boxed food, disinfectant spray and hand sanitizer, paper goods and money.

Okeechobee County Tax Collector-We are open serving Okeechobee County residents. We are limiting the amount of customers in the building per the CDC requirements.   At this time we are still not performing Driving Test, Hazmat or Concealed Weapon transactions. Hours are 8:00 to 4:30

Okeechobee County Services & COVID-19 Information: https://www.co.okeechobee.fl.us/services/covid-19

Okeechobee County Tax Collector-We are open serving Okeechobee County residents. We are limiting the amount of customers in the building per the CDC requirements.  At this time we are still not performing Driving Test, Hazmat or Concealed Weapon transactions. Hours are 8:00 to 4:30.