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The Broken Barrel Tavern

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$$ - $$$
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4700 Babcock Street, Palm Bay, FL
+1 321-728-4755
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Palm Bay, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good smoked wings and crispy chicken salad. Great beers on tap plus lots of bottles. We went there on a weekday and did not have to wait to be seated. Service was great, the waitress was very helpful and the food and drinks came quickly.

Thank tada48
Minor Hill, Tn
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome service. Very friendly staff. I had the smoked wings, my friend had a turkey sandwich. Both were excellent!

Thank Kim B
keystone heights, fl
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Wound up here for dinner after finding a couple of other pre-planned choices were closed on Monday nights. So it wasn't our first choice, as out of town visitors, anticipating a seafood dinner. But it offered an interesting variety of choices in meats & sides. We wound up with a 3 meat combo plate with pulled rib meat, smoked turkey... More 

Thank gtrtravel
Palm Bay, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Broken barrel has an extraordinary selection of beers, good service, and good food. It's a little pricey but well worth it.

Thank Marybfla
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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196 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

Popped in for lunch with some buddies...Had a great time with good service, great Ribs and cold beers! Good, local watering hole with lots of TVs, beers and great food!

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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Because this restaurant is really a bar it is always noisy. However it's not really bothersome while eating. If you haven't tried the wings they are delicious. It's also great for parties since they have a separate room in the back. This is certainly a plus since not many restaurants have a room that is closed in so you could... More 

Thank Sylvia F
West Melbourne, Florida
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153 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

I keep forgetting this place. Went there recently for lunch and had their wing lunch special. Their smoked wings are the best around. You can get them plain or with different selection of sauces. Mine were parmesan garlic which was very good. Didn't sample any beers but I believe they have one of the largest selections around.

Thank CarySargent
Grant-Valkaria, Florida
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Great place to have a few drinks with friends and family and enjoy variety of foods, from finger licking good wings to big dinner plates. Try their appetizers they are great.

Thank Sasan-Kermani
Palm Bay
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

My husband had my surprise birthday party here and he catered it through The Broken Barrel and they did a great job on the food. They have this large room in the back that you can reserve and it has a large TV and tables and you still have room to move around. It was nice because we were away... More 

Thank Tina S
Palm Bay, Florida
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65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Went to the Broken Barrel on a saturday night with some friends for a few beers. Even though we weren't going to order any food, the waitress was very nice, explained all the various types of beer and prices, and gave us samples. We sat for hours in a great relaxed atmosphere and were not rushed by the staff. Had... More 

Thank Susank G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4700 Babcock Street, Palm Bay, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Palm Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 321-728-4755

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?