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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

DH and I visited because we had a gift certificaate. So glad we did. We shared a combo meal, chicken brisket, & ribs. All were moist and well seasoned. Famous apple cole slaw was the best! Service excellent and helpful with assisti g 1st time...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Sassafras06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had passed the restaurant and could smell the wonderful barbecue smell coming from the chimney. We made a note to go there for dinner one time..that was yesterday. Not a fancy place, but neat and tidy. My gal and I like baby back ribs....More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Bill S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The title of this will make sense when you see where the restuarnat is located and also when you walk in. The resturant is located within a strip mall at the end. When you walk in you will notice that it is counter table service....More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank marksJ7873PG
Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

We were going to Big Lee's off maricamp rd but it was 3 pm and they had sold out of most items. Remembered Hardwood from searching BBQ restaurants. Decided to give it a try. We had the q for 2. Very good. Baked beans were...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 443jerryc
Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

We stopped in after a camping trip had a pork sandwich and brisket and they were delicious we also had macaroni and cheese french fries and the beans for our side and they were all hot and good $10 for a sandwich aside and a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank laciebowery
Reviewed May 7, 2019

The food is excellent beyond belief, I can't wait to visit again. The Babyback Ribs are done with a rub so the flavoring is mouth watering. The entire meal gave my mouth a huge party, Thank you so much!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Angela R
Reviewed March 9, 2019

We went for Lunch on Saturday afternoon, a young lady advised to sit where we would like and asked if we had ever been there before. Being first timers she said if we had any questions let her know and when we were ready to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AnitaS484
Reviewed March 1, 2019

We were seated quickly but after being seated and waiting half an hour we never had a server come to our table. We walked out and advised the person behind the counter to advise the manager we were leaving because not so much as a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mario C
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Our son, daughter-in-law, grands, husband & I ate lunch. BBQ brisket was great, as was pulled pork. Husband ordered banana pudding for dessert. It was forgotten by all. My husband remembered about 3 pm. Went back and the server looked up and said” you forgot...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 33lindasueb
Reviewed January 21, 2019

This was our second choice for BBQ while visiting Ocala, because the first one (higher rated) was closed. It was a little drive out SR-200 west of town, but well worth the trip. My wife and I decided to try the "Q for Two" and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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llstewart22
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Response from seniortraveler8383 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but do agree with the temps increasing in Ocala this time of yr. There is outside seating but depending on the time of day, there might not be enuf shade for a dog. Probably the best idea is to call the... More
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