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Ken's Bar-B-Que

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285, Lake City, FL 32055
+1 386-752-3845
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Lake City, Florida
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Bar-B-Que Chichen, porks slabs, stakes, and much more, but when I ask for a extra pice of bread they charge for it, we did not like that we never heard in a restaurant to charge money just for a small piece of bread.

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Thank MiriamWarren
Lake City, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

Great Local Food at an awesome price. Typical BBQ menu except they do not serve pulled prok....but they will chop it for you. I love the Ken's Club Sandwich with BBQ Turkey, Pork and Beef. Great portions and low price.

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Thank Jgreene27
Corinth, Vermont
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016

Ken's was listed in our AAA guide, so we thought we'd give it a try. We won't be back We got take out and I should have looked at the meal before leaving the place. Our meals had no bun or bread, just meat piled in the styrofoam (thankfully, we were camping nearby and had our own loaf of bread... More 

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Thank al b
Largo, Florida
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411 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2016

Saw some positive reviews about Ken’s as we were traveling on I-75. Always on the lookout for a good barbecue restaurant, we decided to give it a try. The look of the place, the menu offerings and the quality of the food was kind of like Sonny’s Barbecue, but not quite as good—sort of a Sonny’s light. Most everything was... More 

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Thank Keith B
Rock Hill, SC
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

The location information about this restaurant is completely wrong. It took us out in the middle of a forest with nothing but dirt, washboard roads. Thank heavens we were in a truck and carrying gun - completely isolated. After we found our way back "to civilization" we spotted the restaurant right on Hwy. 90 East about 2 miles from I75.... More 

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Thank AnnTRockHill_SC
Ocala, Florida
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in and had a blast great tasting food and juicier than Sony's down the street the portions much larger plus the girls are more friendly this place is a plus.

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Thank David N
Greensboro, North Carolina
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470 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

Old school BBQ - great options, low cost and fresh quality. Try the Brunswick stew and pork sandwiches. This place has been around forever - it consistent and worth the visit.

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Thank Flyby0161
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157 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

We avoid franchises when possible and look for pickup trucks and cop cars in the parking lot, and this fit the bill. Good food, friendly prompt service, clean. Not outstanding but good. We'd come back here rather than the surrounding fast food places.

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Thank KayWangen
Miami, Florida
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80 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2015

The food is good... Sonny's is a bit better, but the service is great. Food comes super fast and is well portioned.

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Thank wehaveapiperdoone
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

Great food! Friendly wait staff! Great prices! A little off the highway, but worth it! The all you can eat pork was tender and a great value!!

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Thank Donna B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285, Lake City, FL 32055
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 386-752-3845

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