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Jack's BBQ

100 South Highway 27, Minneola, FL 34715-7494
(352) 394-2673
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Ranked #3 of 8 Restaurants in Minneola
Cuisines: Barbecue
Most recent review
- Aug 6, 2014
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33 reviews from our community

69% Recommend
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Clermont, Florida
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This place has been here forever and I mean forever. It is order at the counter and then find a seat. The BBQ is made daily which you can smell from the outside of the building when they are cooking. It is a very small place and sometimes it is hard to get a seat but a lot of the... More

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Clermont, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The best smoked turkey sandwich. Buns are always light and fresh and turkey portion is generous. Jack's has their own special sauce - we buy a bottle for home use too! I love their coleslaw - finely ground cabbage with a vinegar instead of mayonnaise base. I always feel like I've eaten healthy at Jack's BBQ!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I love this place and so do visitors that I take from out of town. If you want good BBQ near Clermont this is the place. Great ribs ,baked beans, potato salad and slaw....who could ask for more?

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Groveland, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I will admit that I am no BBQ expert, but do not waste your time & money: Rib Dinner: Dry, no smoke flavor. Dry rub does not have any flavor either. Chicken Dinner: over cooked and no smoke flavor. The potato salad was tasteless and probably 2 or 3 days old The baked beans were OK, but nothing exciting $31.78... More

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

We loved the loved this funky old style bbq joint. After getting burned by other pertenders this is the dry rubbed bbq I was looking for. I had the rib and chix platebut i wished now I had all ribs. The quality of the meat was wonderfully tasty and cooked to perfection.The sides of home cooked beans and coleslaw were... More

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Lakeland, Florida
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106 reviews 106 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We've been coming here for many years and we believe this is the best Barbeque in the state. The meat has a great flavor even without sauce, their rub and whatever wood they use gives it a great flavor. Their sauces are decent not the best but we go for the quality and taste of the meat. There is always... More

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Matlock Mb, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We searched the area and found this little gem. Their motto is if "when the chimney ain't-we ain't open. They offer great smoked brisket, turkey, chicken and ribs. They are available in either sandwich or platters. It is eat in or take out. Great taste of barbeque.

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Orlando, FL
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I remember going here as a child with my grandparents....and it's still the same. Simple, good bbq. Much like a kitchen line, you walk your tray around, give your order and pick up the sides you want, pay at the end of the line and find a table, they bring your bbq out to you. It's good, not great but... More

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Mount Dora, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Skip by all those chain joints on Hwy 50 to eat some real food. Been eating at this local joint for more than 35 years and have never been disappointed. Don't get to the area much but when I do I always make it a point to stop in. My favorite is the pork. It is chopped with some great... More

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Orlando, Florida
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Although it is no longer owned by Jack. His recipes still carry on with the new owner. Southern BBQ at its best. Family owned and truly supports the local community. Huge Gator fans so Noles just tuck your head down and eat! Pork sandwich with coleslaw is a MUST!

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