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Dick Howell Barbeque Pit

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1350 N Pine St, Florence, AL 35630-2150
+1 256-712-5092
Today
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Wed 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thu - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Florence, Alabama
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232 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just old fashioned BBQ done right! The pulled pork sandwiches, hot dogs (these are fine), whole chickens, & hot slaw have no equal. We stop by often! The family is in its 4th generation of making the finest BBQ! These are some very friendly folks. Search for it & enjoy!

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Thank BusterYukon
Florence, Alabama
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

I have always gone to Dick Howell's for take out BBQ. It is a little bit small inside to have many tables. If you like great BBQ, go here.

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Thank Myron B
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

Eating here since a small child. I live in Atlanta but get BBQ to take home. The mustard slaw makes the BBQ something special but I use it on hot dogs and sandwiches. Good. friendly service. Sauce on the side. You got to try some.

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Thank cathiemcj
New Edinburg, Arkansas
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

After reading reviews, we stopped on our way through, and it was well worth the drive through town. The staff was friendly and helpful. We had the barbecue plates, and the food was delicious. We tried both the mild and spicy slaw, as well. Yum!! If you happen to be in the area, this is very good!

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Thank j h
Florence, AL, United States
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74 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Family operated and always good! One of the icons in Florence Al known for consistently good food! Whether BBQ pork plates, sandwiches, chicken or their hot dogs; it's always good!

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Thank Paula G
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016

You might have to search to find this place, but worth the trouble. Very friendly people and great BBQ! Had the ribs and the chicken--- big portions, with lots of sides and at a reasonable price. The slaw had some heat! Came from out of town and hoped to find a place for real BBQ. We found it :)

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Thank Dotillinois
Florence, Alabama
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79 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016

My boyfriend and I have picked up barbeque from here several times. We usually get the family pack. It has always been really good! Def better than the chain type places.

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Thank xyeta07
Florence, AL, United States
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74 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2016

Love the family working here & carrying on tradition of BBQ. Great food & staff is so friendly every time we have been there.

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Thank Paula G
Florence, Alabama, United States
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

Outstanding barbeque and great service. I online 1/2 a mile away so I daily smell the smoke. It is so awesome and authunic barbeque with great tradition.

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Thank Charles S
Florence, Alabama
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89 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

Theres history at Dicks. Everything is sooo delicious and theyre always so friendly and humble. I love to get a couple hotdogs from here :)

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Thank Ashley M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1350 N Pine St, Florence, AL 35630-2150
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 256-712-5092

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