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Big John's Bar-B-Q

2079 South Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa, FL
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Ranked #20 of 48 Restaurants in Homosassa
Cuisines: Barbecue
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- Jul 23, 2014
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Crystal River Fl.
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59 reviews 59 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is a small side of the road BBQ truck, the food was good the portions for the price was good, they have a couple of picnic tables to eat on or just take it to go.

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Hoosassa, Fl
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Big John's makes some of the best and most consistent real southern style BBQ. Although it is a small food trailer along US19, the location is great for folks from Crystal River, Hernando and Homosassa. The ribs are tender, meaty and fall-off-the-bone. The greens are according to true southern syle as are the green beans, which may be a little... More

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Homosassa, Florida
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61 reviews 61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Big Johns is a small trailer/smoker off rt US 19 north of Homosassa and south of Crystal River. It has a few picnic tables but it appears most of the orders are for "to go" and local people. We live in the area and do enjoy the BBQ.... The ribs are huge and chewy and also very meaty. There are... More

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Canton, Michigan
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

The ribs here are not the falling off the bone miniature baby back ribs you get in chain restaurants. These are man sized huge ribs and they are just tender, not cooked to nothing. So you do have to chew your food. I prefer meat with some texture. I guess maybe when I have no teeth I might feel differently.... More

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Homosassa, Florida
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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

My husband and I stopped for a quick sandwich while out shopping. Good BBQ but I prefer Cracker Boys. There are just a couple of picnic tables for seating. Seems like there is a lot of to go orders.

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florida
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91 reviews 91 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

This is a small BBQ truck that sits off of US 19.....unfortunately the BBQ ribs were very disappointing...they were very tough, stringy and chewy....not the tender, falling off the bone type you would hope for....the sides were just okay....prices were good though - so its too bad the ribs were not very good..... - they need to improve the quality... More

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