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Brian's Bar-b-que Restaurant

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795 N Spring Garden Ave, DeLand, FL 32720-3142
(386) 736-8851
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average for BBQ

The bbq was good but not outstanding. Our group had beef brisket, ribs, chicken, and pulled pork. The portions were large; the service was prompt; the wait staff were friendly and attentive. We'll go back the next time we're in Deland.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Don T
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Went there to eat on Monday night. Took over hour to get our food. Well let's put it this way we left after a hour. Ask the manager check on our food. Guess what she never came back. Then our server says your food should be a couple more minutes ( keep in mind this was 45 minutes after she... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

If you want BBQ find this place. The portions are great, the service is great, the salad bar is great, everything is great EVERYTIME. We have been here dozens of times and it is always great. Never once gotten a bad anything. I highly recommend this place over all the other local BBQ places. Try it. You'll love it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The bbq was good but not outstanding. Our group had beef brisket, ribs, chicken, and pulled pork. The portions were large; the service was prompt; the wait staff were friendly and attentive. We'll go back the next time we're in Deland.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Fast service and no too crowded. Clean overall but avoid vegetables than tend to be overcooked and often served cold.

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Osteen, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

A group of friends and i stopped in while on a ride. There was 13 of us. But the place wasn't busy at all. We placed our drink order which took almost 10 minutes to get. Than waited 15 for waitress to come back. Food came out in a reasonable time. But 3 of the orders were very well over... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

This first time I ate the food here was awesome. This time not so much. The "diet plate" meat was as so tough. maybe it's called the diet plate because you won't want to eat it.

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Brian H, Owner at Brian's Bar-b-que Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. I am so sorry that your beef was tough on your last visit. We slow smoke the meats and try very hard to ensure a tender, tasty product. If you ever receive an item you don't care for, please let your server know and we will replace or change the item...no questions. I... More 

DeLand, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I liked their Tesax style pulled pork. The serving siize was ample. Their booths were wooden benchces adding to the rustiic atmosphere of the restaurnt. The salad bar was quite large. Outdoor seating was small. I want to go back.

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DeLand, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Had a large group over for New Years Eve and made sure I had a good supply of Brian's ribs and plenty of adult beverages available to welcome in the New Year. They're take out service is always on time and perfect for those in home parties. As always, guests couldn't say enough regarding how good the ribs and sides... More 

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DeLand, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Good food at great prices. The salad bar is amazing, don't miss out on the chicken salad on the salad bar, it is really good. Steaks are good, ribs are good and the burgers are good. I think this is one of the best BBQ restaurants I have been to.

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Baldwinsville, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

The best place for bbq period. Ask for Cynthia, she is great, a real sweetheart! Try the smoked wings, smoked brisket, pulled pork, panko fried fish, corn nuggets, i could go on and on. This is a local gem!

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Additional Information about Brian's Bar-b-que Restaurant

Address: 795 N Spring Garden Ave, DeLand, FL 32720-3142
Phone Number: (386) 736-8851
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  DeLand
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 795 N Spring Garden Ave, DeLand, FL 32720-3142
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  DeLand
  • Phone Number: (386) 736-8851

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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