Lake Helen is a city in Volusia County, Florida, United States. The population was 2,624 at the 2010 census. Lake Helen is, by many, considered the crosswalk between Cassadaga and Deltona, and between DeLand and Cassadaga, due to the many travelers that pass through on their daily commute.
There are a few restaurants in the city of Lake Helen, from Papa`s Pizza to the city-run Creative Arts Cafe and Chestnuts Bar-B-Q and Seafood. Papa`s Pizza is rated as the monolith of the community. Three main shops that not only the locals but passersby frequently peruse on their daily commute are The Family Market, The "V" Store, and the Kangaroo.