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Rick's Barbecue

212 Cox Creek Pkwy, Florence, AL 35630-1570
+1 256-766-0833
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average24%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“loaded potato” (4 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
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212 Cox Creek Pkwy, Florence, AL 35630-1570
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

If you're not from the South you might think this is real or good BBQ, but it is not. No pit. How can you serve a rack of BBQ ribs in Alabama without a pit? Are they microwaved or cooked in the oven? I dunno,...More

Thank Leigh-Traveler2015
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Ordered, payed, and was told that my potato skins would be our in ONE min could I please pull up. 33 minutes later I go in, pretty agitated about the wait. My food is bagged up already but they had failed to bring it out...More

Thank jrleonelli84
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing awesome food . Great service way better then other bbq places in the area . Highly recommend .

Thank Calbama
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Helpful, friendly staff! Extensive menu. Reasonable prices. We went there last night with a party of seven (7) hungry people. Everyone ordered something different and all of our plates were empty at the end of the meal. 'Nuff said.

Thank dangil4
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

We decided to stop here on our way out of town. I had the bbq pork sandwich combo with baked beans and potato salad. It was delicious. The sweet tea was good as well. We will be back.

Thank Jessica P
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

Great prices compared to other local spots and a great bbq loaded baked potato! Grant it, it was my first ever but the portion was large and the pork was good!!! I even brought a couple pounds back to Georgia with me for the rest...More

Thank tina t
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

Is my favorite!! Haven't been here in years but this is my college town and they are even better than I remember! Fully loaded baked potato with pork and a large sweet tea all for around $8! Can't beat that! Their regular mild sauce is...More

Thank Jamie G
Reviewed March 23, 2017

Excellent BBQ, nice place and great sauce. I will certainly be back. We need one of these in Nashville TN.

Thank Ken D
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Our family loves Rick's BBQ, but we usually only get the loaded baked potatoes with chicken. They are the best, hands down, in our area. I've honestly never had the BBQ. Ha So, I'm not sure if it's good or not. Crave their potatoes about...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Full service BBQ offers inside dinning or takeout. Everything is OK, but nothing exceptional. Service is good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Cox Creek Pkwy, Florence, AL 35630-1570
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 256-766-0833
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