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Goodman's Real Pit BBQ

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2429 S Byron Butler Pkwy, United States, Perry, FL 32348-6107
+1 850-584-3751
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

We love goodmans. It is one of our regular spots while driving from Tallahassee to Homosassa. You MUST order the fried green tomatoes - best I have ever had. Don't waste your time with the small size - you have to get the large order. Trust me, you will be happy you did!

Thank fsugirl24
Vero Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Dined at Goodman's this past January 2016. Found their BBQ to be very good. It is tomato/ketsup based Q. Service was fast and courteous. I had BabyBack ribs with baked beans and fries for sides. My wife had a BBQ pork sandwich with slaw and beans. We were very pleased with our meals. And the place was packed with customers!

Thank Spodney
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

July 11 2016..drove by to eat..sadly there is a sign says closed for renovations..not sure when they reopen..just gave average rating...didnt get chsnce to try it

Thank Diane F
Christmas, Florida
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

On a hunting trip at 2 guys and a hog we came into town for some food and decided on this place. Many of the local recommended it. So we gave it a shot. Rustic atmosphere like you stepped into a time warp and went back 50 years. I image this place looked much the same in the 60's. The... More 

Thank fchaput
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

A great BBQ restaurant for anyone. Great food and service. Catering is awesome as well. Fabulous ranch dressing 😀. Can't wait for it to reopen from being remodelled.

Thank Sherry G
Keaton Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Great BBQ, salads, sides! Closed for remodeling presently. Ribs, pulled pork, chicken all with great flavor. Sides are all good as well, appetizers great!

Thank Virginia H
Katy, Texas
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60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

Most people in the south will walk ten miles bare footed on broken glass for BBQ. Didn't have to walk or go bare footed, But we did go hungry. I was on assignment in Perry Fl. going to different places each night to eat, when I came across Goodmans. We have been a few times and I found the BBQ... More 

Thank hurstdj
West Palm Beach, Florida
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

We are very big fans of BBQ so we didn't expect Goodmans to live up to our expectations but we were SO wrong. The bbq was delicious. I got the BBQ COMBO and my daughter got the chicken and we both thought it was delicious. The prices are also very low and the serving sizes are large. My daughter loved... More 

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Holiday, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

I was traveling through town and stopped for the night. I prefer to patronize local establishments instead of chains. Goodman's BBQ was a close to the hotel and did not disappoint. I had the ribeye steak and it was cooked just right and and the salad and side were very good. The staff was very friendly.

Thank Brian D
Racine, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a fancy place, or a very clean place, this isn't for you. However, if you are looking for AWESOME Food, at a very reasonable place this is for you! Hard to miss, but all the locals know about it & eat there! The place was packed at lunch time and after eating there I can... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2429 S Byron Butler Pkwy, United States, Perry, FL 32348-6107
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 850-584-3751
Stop by Goodman’s for some delicious Southern BBQ! We strive to combine the most palatable culinary experience possible with first-class service that is unmatched by any other establishment! We have take-out, drive-thru, and even delivery service with a minimum order requirement. We are also licensed caters by the State of Florida and are ready to fully service your upcoming events. Contact us for more information.

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