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Jack's BBQ

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100 South Highway 27, Minneola, FL 34715-7494
(352) 394-2673
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

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  • 25
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Locsl favorite with world-class brisket

Folks come to Jack's from near and far because of its longstanding reputation for consistently good barbeque. I'm a certified BBQ judge and can attest to the consistent quality of Jack's brisket. The texture and tenderness are top drawer and there's a good char. Even though I appreciate ALL... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 8, 2015
Calm_traveler
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Minneola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

You know you're in for a treat when you walk in and the smokin' barbecue smell hits you. Jack's (or Jack Benny's as its been known) do the best ribs I've had. So flavoursome and tender. The bbq beans are awesome too. The other sides are not so great, but you don't go there for the 'other sides'. Staff are... More 

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Thank Stephen G
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were told the was a good place for bbq will the bbq wasn't that bad but the sauce was not a hit it was to runny the taste was awful the cole slaw was just shredded cabbage not good. We brought the bbq home used our own sauce. Will stick with Sonny's BBQ until we find something else. Waste... More 

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Thank Deborah C
Groveland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came for a family members birthday and we had a large crowd. Service was quick and friendly and food was just as good. My daughter has requested Jacks again several times since our visit in November and its been just as good every time, very hometown welcome feel to it.

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Thank DeRenda V
Brooksville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015 via mobile

Great bbq at great prices, what more needs said? Cafeteria style order, sports memorabilia decor. Nothing fancy, just great good. A local favorite.

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Thank loren y
Minneola, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Folks come to Jack's from near and far because of its longstanding reputation for consistently good barbeque. I'm a certified BBQ judge and can attest to the consistent quality of Jack's brisket. The texture and tenderness are top drawer and there's a good char. Even though I appreciate ALL barbeque styles and sauces, I am not a big fan of... More 

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Thank Calm_traveler
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I guess restaurants are scared of char, but when done right, and you keep everything else moist, its really good. anyway, others should come here and study what these guys do. I wont rave about any thing else, if the rest had been better this could have been five stars. but they really are onto something with the way they... More 

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Thank m v
Eustis, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Small place, been there awhile, finally tried it. Ribs were great. Brisket and pulled pork good, too. Coleslaw and beans not my favorite, but ok. Sauce was mustard-based and they have hot behind the counter. Board menu kinda confusing, but gals working the counter were very helpful.

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Thank thevcfamily
Clermont, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

I am from Texas and travel around the country a lot. It's not to often that I find great brisket, but jack's makes a really good brisket. They offer several sauce choices and great beans to go with it. They have eat in and to go and I eat here regularly.

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Thank Rick B
Minneola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

This is great straight forward BBQ at its best. Great portions and friendly staff. Double up on the baked beans!

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Thank Jason S
Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Ribs have an awesome flavour and literally fall off the bone! BBQ beans are a must. Other sides slightly disappointing, but that's not what you're there for. Very relaxed family atmosphere. Well worth a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 100 South Highway 27, Minneola, FL 34715-7494
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Minneola
  • Phone Number: (352) 394-2673

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue, American
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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