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Eli's Bar-B-Que

360 Skinner Blvd, Dunedin, FL 34698-5769
727-738-4856
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Ranked #8 of 140 Restaurants in Dunedin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Barbecue
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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English first
Leelanau County, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

There is a big line there for a reason. Just follow your nose if you go to Dunedin and let the smoke direct you to Eli's. I got the rib sandwich dinner and loved it.

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Dunedin, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Eli's is one of the few b-b-q places I've found that is worth writing about (and I've bounced around this country a bit). The set up is simple and direct - this isn't flashy or a franchise (thank God). Locally owned, cash only, only open Fri and Sat. You can eat at one of the picnic tables and people watch,... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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138 reviews 138 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I recently ate at Eli's BBQ with my boyfriend. We had found it online, and since we love bbq we had to try it. Eli's is a short walk north of downtown Dunedin. All dining is outside at picnic tables, or people get it to go. We were sad to hear that Eli passed away recently, but his wife and... More 

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Ridiculously good! I love how its right off the pinellas trail so you can easily walk/bike to it. The pulled pork sandwich is amazing! Just be sure to have cash, they don't accept credit cards!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This place is small but their food is big. This place was recommended, I never had the intention of stopping by. I got the family pack ribs. They were the country style rack (my favorite) and they were great and delicious. Portions were good for a family of 4. The kids enjoyed it. The only problem was the flies around... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

It's a shack, but the food that comes out from the smoke house is delicious. I'm not a great BBQ fan, but I could eat here regularly. served with sauce on the side and the ribs and pork sandwich was excellent.

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Clearwater, Florida
Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I wish this place was open more often because they have the BEST smoked sausage ever!! They usually have a line and often run out so you have to wait. We have tried nearly everything and have not a single complaint of the food. They are only open Fri and Sat so it sucks but it is amazing!

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Lake Mary, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Not fancy, but very delish. They only have outdoor seating. We got the pulled pork, chicken and baked beans. All was great, especially the chicken. Big portions at a great price.

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Clearwater, Florida
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108 reviews 108 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We live local and thought We would take some family here for lunch. We had three platters of ribs and one person had the chicken sandwich. It must have been a totally off day for them, Although this was my first experience with them. The ribs were Chewie and tough. The chicken sandwich was Very good. Two other local patrons... More 

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Tampa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We got the rib and pork platters. The sauces were good but nothing special. Food was pretty good. The beans were amazing!

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Additional Information about Eli's Bar-B-Que

Address: 360 Skinner Blvd, Dunedin, FL 34698-5769
Phone Number: 727-738-4856
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Dunedin
Cuisine: Barbecue

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