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All 383 Lakeland Restaurants

Granger and Sons BBQ

8121 U.S. 98 N., Lakeland, FL
863-858-7572
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Ranked #17 of 383 Restaurants in Lakeland
Price range: $2 - $16
Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
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English first
Lakeland, Florida
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Grangers is a small, hole-in-the-wall sort of place, but the food is fantastic. We lived here for 3 years before we finally got around to checking it out and we will definitely go back! The food is available until they run out, and they're closed on Sundays. Great little VERY casual establishment.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

The best in BBQ I've ever had! Family owned & very nice people ! You have to come early or else, it will too late & the food is GONE!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We discovered Granger's a number of years ago. Like most we drove by on the way home for years before finally on recommendations from our neighbours we went for our first filet mignon, we have been coming back ever since. On this occasion we were a group of 18, most having the filet's, there were a few rib eyes and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Whoever says - BBQ is BBQ....doesn't know BBQ. It's not barbeque if you can't taste the smoke!! I'm originally from GA where we KNOW our BBQ Pork and this is by far one of if not THE BEST in this area! Very quaint, comfortable restaurant...it's BBQ after all, you don't need fancy! Great ribs, enough pulled pork to make 2... More 

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Davenport, Florida
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

It's a small BBQ-shack with just 8 tables. The food is simple but taste very well and the price is low. The ribs are just fantastic! Probably the best ribs in Central Florida.

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Lakeland, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great little place to get the best, tender, fall off the bones ribs. If you don't get there early enough on some days the food is sold out. You will go away disappointed if nothing is left to eat. We love going here for the ribs, potato salad, and beans.

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Lakeland, Florida
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Yes, the food here on their limited menu is good, and about as fresh as you can get. You'll get no extras. No real plates, no ambiance, no A/C. You order at a counter and bring your food to your table. Again the food is good, the price is fair. It's an out of the way hole-in-the-wall that offers little,... More 

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Pooler, G
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

After reading all the reviews we decided to arrive a little early for dinner on a Saturday in April and we were the first to arrive. Only ribs were ready although the owner said that steaks would be ready in about 45 minutes if we wanted to wait. We decided to go with the ribs and it turned out to... More 

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Traverse City, Michigan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

My wife and I drive over to lakeland 4 or 5 times a year. Best BBQ, we found this place 9 years ago, never dissapointed always great smoked flavor

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West Bend
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Real BBQ smoked over wood the old fashioned way. Nothing fancy about this place and a limited menu. But if you like BBQ ribs, you will find none better. Every trip to Florida from Wisconsin includes a stop here. They only make so much and when it is gone it is gone. Limited hours.

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Additional Information about Granger and Sons BBQ

Address: 8121 U.S. 98 N., Lakeland, FL
Phone Number: 863-858-7572
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 16
Cuisine: American, Barbecue

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