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1510 N Pine St, Florence, AL 35630-2241
256-767-0866
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Barbecue on the go

The quality of the food is excellent and although barbecue pork and chicken are the stars, they also offer a killer cheeseburger. Desserts too - especially cobblers.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 9, 2014
Mary P
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Florence, Alabama
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Florence, Alabama
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The quality of the food is excellent and although barbecue pork and chicken are the stars, they also offer a killer cheeseburger. Desserts too - especially cobblers.

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Florence, Alabama
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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Born & raised in Memphis, so I've had great barbecue all my life. Southern BBQ in Florence is the closest I've found to the bbq I love with good slaw & plenty of sauce. Friendly staff & fast service.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

I've been eating here for my entire life so my opinion my be skewed. This is not a place I would seek out if I were making a short trip, but if you get the chance get the pork plate. This is good, fattening, messy BBQ that I absolutely love

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Florence, Alabama
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129 reviews 129 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013 via mobile

Another local bar-b-que place. There are other "Southern Bar-b-que" locations as this is small franchised chain with each one being individually owned. The food at each one is not the exact same quality. This review is only about the one on Cleveland Avenue in "North" Florence (7 Points area), Alabama. They serve pork sandwiches, hot dogs, and a "pork plate"... More 

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Tennessee
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

Nice restaurant. A little tricky to find. Staff is friendly. Very good pulled pork barbecue.Very rustic atmosphere, but clean. Back room for private parties

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Huntsville, Alabama
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155 reviews 155 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2010

I eat 2 jumbo BBQ sandwiches at least a few times per week at the Avalon Ave location. They've always been excellent for the past 25 years. I also enjoy the family pack or a smoked chicken for dinner.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2007

The Smoked Chicken Sandwich will change your life!!!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2007

it's all right nothing special

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1510 N Pine St, Florence, AL 35630-2241
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: 256-767-0866

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, Barbecue

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