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Goodman's Real Pit BBQ

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Steakhouse, Seafood, Barbecue, Hamburgers
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2429 South Byron Butler Parkway, United States, Perry, FL 32348
8505843751
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout
Description: Stop by Goodman’s for some delicious Southern BBQ! We strive to combine...
Stop by Goodman’s for some delicious Southern BBQ! We strive to combine the most palatable culinary experience possible with first-class service that is unmatched by any other establishment! We have take-out, drive-thru, and even delivery service with a minimum order requirement. We are also licensed caters by the State of Florida and are ready to fully service your upcoming events. Contact us for more information.
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Visitor rating
  • 54
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
First steak in Perry, FL

Food was great, service not so much! 😕. As expected, a "meat" restaurant would have a good steak !! We had our appetizer tray, my salad dish, and was finished with our dinner, still no check and nothing removed from our table.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
GinnyPenny
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Hanson, Kentucky
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San Antonio, Texas
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59 reviews 59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Stayed at the Hampton Inn next door and walked over. A huge variety of food, not just barbecue. Steaks, seafood, sandwiches and amazing desserts. Reasonably priced as well. You can get a large barbecue sandwich with 2 sides for about 5 bucks. I had a 2 Meat (brisket and chicken) plate with 2 sides, a glass of tea, and a... More 

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Hanson, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Food was great, service not so much! 😕. As expected, a "meat" restaurant would have a good steak !! We had our appetizer tray, my salad dish, and was finished with our dinner, still no check and nothing removed from our table.

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Havana, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Ate here for lunch on our way back to Tallahassee. Had the lunch special of barbecue pork sandwich with french fries and coleslaw. The sandwich was all bun, and stale bun at that. The meat was tasty, but very minimal. The french fries were greasy and cold. The atmosphere was crowded and loud. This is mostly a blue-collar local dive.... More 

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Sandy_GoodmansBBQ, Owner at Goodman's Real Pit BBQ, responded to this review

Hi, Joyce, I am the owner and operator of Goodman's BBQ, So sorry to hear you did not enjoy your meal at my restaurant, Actually you are wrong, this is not just a blue collar establishment, I serve all types of people from all over the world, and have meet some wonderful folks, catering as well, although nothing pleases me... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

When we rode our Harleys into the parking lot at lunch time, the spaces were all nearly full. That's usually a good sign, especially when most of the license plates are local and the vehicles are work trucks. We were waited on promptly (a tag team approach) and, though the menu was large, we settled in quickly on the BBQ.... More 

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Fleming Island, Florida
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163 reviews 163 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We couldn't believe how incredibly cheap the prices were for delicious food. Pulled into the parking lot around noon for lunch and it was packed with trucks. Smoked stacks as well as the pulled pork and hamburger were big hits at our table. Coleslaw, potato salad and beans were yummy. Atmosphere could you a boost. Great deal on good food!

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Oakland Park, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Always a great stop, this time we had a large party they accommodated us fast, service was really good and they didn't put gratuity on like most place with.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

We had an event we came to in Perry and stopped in. We had great service and the food was excellent. We will definitely be back on our next trip here.

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Clearwater, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I truly wanted to love this place. I had such high hopes, but was kind of disappointed. The service was fantastic. The young lady who waited on me was polite and attentive. I waited a lot less longer for food and drinks than other people with other servers did. I ordered the ribs, I could taste the season and smoke.... More 

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Sandy_GoodmansBBQ, Owner at Goodman's Real Pit BBQ, responded to this review

Hi Kori, Thank you for the review, although not what I like to hear, Did you come in and try us again while you were visiting? I am owner and operator of Goodman's BBQ, I never like to hear bad reviews, mainly because I am in my kitchen 13 hours most days, The Ribs are usually falling off the bone... More 

Newport, Oregon
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Read the raves about the BBQ and really looked forward to eating there. The prices were low but the service was poor, the place was dirty with all kinds of stuff on the floors. The food was at best fair. We had the ribs that were supposed to fall off the bone but was tough even though the flavor was... More 

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Sandy_GoodmansBBQ, Owner at Goodman's Real Pit BBQ, responded to this review

Hi, As the owner of Goodman's, I was so disappointed you did not enjoy your food and service, Generally we get good reviews, I can assure you My restaurant is clean, We have been extra busy the last few days, alot of events going on in our little town, So the floor probably had stuff on it for sure, As... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

An overnight stay in Perry. Just a walk from the hotel. Very nice to have a sidewalk to use. The service was quick and friendly, Great family atmosphere. We wanted a quick bit. It must be a favorite in town. My husband really loved the ribs. He is a big fan and said they were some of the best he... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2429 South Byron Butler Parkway, United States, Perry, FL 32348
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: 8505843751

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 15
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Barbecue, Hamburgers

Description

Stop by Goodman’s for some delicious Southern BBQ! We strive to combine the most palatable culinary experience possible with first-class service that is unmatched by any other establishment! We have take-out, drive-thru, and even delivery service with a minimum order requirement. We are also licensed caters by the State of Florida and are ready to fully service your upcoming events. Contact us for more information.
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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