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Poppa's BBQ

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12211 49th St N, Clearwater, FL 33762
+1 727-954-8871
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10:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery
Description: Award Winning BBQ Restaurant.Slow Smoked Pulled Pork. Mouth Watering Baby...
Award Winning BBQ Restaurant.Slow Smoked Pulled Pork. Mouth Watering Baby Back Ribs.Dine In or Take Out. Catering Available.
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Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 175
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Yummy BBQ

We found Poppas via Trip Advisor and we're so happy we stopped for a late lunch. We had the rib and pork sandwich special and the chicken plate with beans and potato salad. We throughly enjoyed the meals. The ribs were outstanding! To top it off the three gentlemen working were really nice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
Jennifer W
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
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228 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

We found Poppas via Trip Advisor and we're so happy we stopped for a late lunch. We had the rib and pork sandwich special and the chicken plate with beans and potato salad. We throughly enjoyed the meals. The ribs were outstanding! To top it off the three gentlemen working were really nice. We'll be back when we are in... More 

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Seminole, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I eat here twice a week. The Smoked meats are to die for! Ribs and chicken are my favorite but the smoked pork is also excellent. Friendly staff and prices are great, get their early they seem to run out of food daily.

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Ridgeway
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

I recommend you go early because I hear they run out of food. I tried it on Tuesday for lunch and went back Wednesday it was so good! Pork, chicken,and ribs are all fantastic! Sides are ok (I don't care much for baked beans but they were my favorite between that, coleslaw or potato salad). Try it, you'll like it!... More 

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Great sandwich and sides (beans and potato salad )I forgot to get coleslaw on the sand. Will be back.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

OH HOW I MISS...the old Hickory smoke house. But in a crazy turn of events...This is the closest thing to it..... Rib city, Sonny's, Cody's and other locals can't touch this guy!!!! The prices are great!!! The love they put into the meat is out of bounds. you have to try this and you too will be a regular.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

Wow this place was absolutely amazing! Some of the best BBQ I've ever had. Everything is cooked and smoked over a wood fire, hard to find a place like that these days. Very juicy and tender and Tasty! The chicken breast is as soft as butta. Customer service is great, they knew we were from out of town and even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Oak-fired smoker right out back, pulled pork, ribs, chicken... the smoke will make you drool the moment you drive up! Nothing fancy here, but happy people serving the best you can find anywhere.

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Clearwater, Florida
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The ribs were as good as advertised... but the awful sides ruined it for me. I had the slaw and beans and they were both obviously pre made out of a container. Yuck. Also, how do you not have fresh brewed iced tea?

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Second time here and love it. Great service, taste and flavor. This is good old fashioned BBQ done right. I hope to eat here again next time I am in town!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Great food we will be back soon very friendly good price for the big food portions they need more sign on on road and maybe some music or TV to drown out kitchen noise again very good food

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12211 49th St N, Clearwater, FL 33762
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-954-8871

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 10
  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget

Description

Award Winning BBQ Restaurant.Slow Smoked Pulled Pork. Mouth Watering Baby Back Ribs.Dine In or Take Out. Catering Available.
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm

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