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Peebles Barbecue

Certificate of Excellence
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441 Old Dixie Hwy, Auburndale, FL 33823-2808
(863) 967-3085
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This nostalgic true Bar-B-Q at its finest has been the #1 place for us for Bar-B-Q for over 30 years! Don't expect to finance their fine restaurant furnishings because there aren't any! You CAN expect to have the tastiest ribs, chopped pork or chicken you've ever eaten! And to go with it, white loaf bread! Yep, it's been a staple... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It saddens me to read bad reviews about Peebles BBQ. I have eaten their food for many years while on the road as a truck driver. At one time or another I have ordered everything they offer and found it really good, at least for this "Florida Boy". For the people that find fault with the tables and no air... More 

Thank Daryl111
Winter Haven, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Food is yummy! Old fashioned smoked barbque. The place is an old tin and screen building, with a concrete floor, absolutely not a building with any up to date items; bathrooms are outside and there is no AC, but, if you want good barbque, this is a good choice.

Thank a2zDonna
Auburndale, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Peebles is a great Old Style Florida BBQ place. The menu has just the best BBQ choices you could find. Every plate I have ever had comes with coleslaw, baked beans and their delicious home made potato salad. The ribs are exceptional. Every time I eat there I am reminded of going to a large family gathering. Not only is... More 

Thank Sandra F
Auburndale, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We have heard for years how great this place is. The food was cold and grease. We had the pulled pork and the ribs and a1/2 of chicken. All of this was cold! Our server was told and did nothing. We had two small children with us. (6&9). We waited for services for about 10 minutes. The snowbirds have gone... More 

Thank Kakieo2l
Lake Alfred
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

The food is great, nothing fancy but the food speaks for the years it's been in business. Check the times open they are seasonal !

Thank Rick R
Central Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

From tee ball games to now, our family enjoys the food at Peebles! Grandchildren will be enjoying very soon. Consistent food, excellent bbq. Old decor but fresh paint has helped. Love this place.

Thank Susan T
Todd, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Whenever I'm back in the area where I used to live many years ago I go back to Peeble's BBQ. Only the prices have changed in past 40+ years that I've been by there. All of the food is delicious and the same folks are still cooking it in a pit inside the open air building. I'm sure the flys... More 

Thank Bill S
Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Picnic-style atmosphere in the country. Great-tasting barbeque...whether you are wanting pulled pork, beef, or ribs, you won't be disappointed! Their sides are delicious...slaw, beans, potato salad. You'll be glad you came. Peebles is family owned and run. Feel right at home and leave full and satisfied. Polk County loves Peebles BBQ!

Thank Laura T
Auburndale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The building is a little deceiving, but the food is great. Best barbeque and best slaw and baked beans and potato salad too. Great atmosphere, homey.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 441 Old Dixie Hwy, Auburndale, FL 33823-2808
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Auburndale
  • Phone Number: (863) 967-3085

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?