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Polk City BBQ Company

221 N Commonwealth Ave, Polk City, FL 33868-8821
+1 863-874-4740
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“bbq beans” (3 reviews)
“cornbread” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
221 N Commonwealth Ave, Polk City, FL 33868-8821
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As far as I know this is only "carry out." We've had several very good meals. Their ribs are very good and their own BBQ sauce is excellent. I'd recommend mixing the spicy with the regular to suit ones taste. The mac & cheese is...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We stopped in on our way home and were very happy we did. The walls were full of Florida BBQ awards and the proof was on the plates. We ordered the 3-meat combo: ribs, brisket, chicken, cornbread, cole slaw, potato salad, and garlic mashed potatoes....More

Thank Regina D
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We enjoyed our pulled pork and smoked rib lunches with choice of 2 sides after doing the Fantasy of Flights museum.

Thank wolfchi
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

So we decided not to cook for fathers day and get take out...this BBQ co. Came up on my radar through Facebook so when my wife asked what I would like I said lets try Polk City BBQ CO...The service at the store was great...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Our family of 4 stopped here on our way to Orlando and everything was amazing. We had The Ribs, Pulled Pork and Chicken. Everything had wonderful flavor and the sides were great. Great place to come and eat instead of fast food on the way...More

1  Thank cocoluise
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Can,t say enough good 3 of us had pulled pork and one had pulled chicken The corn bread was also excellent place semed very clean and quick service

1  Thank Doug P
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Tonight was probably our 6th visit and the original quality just continues to plunge at Polk City BBQ. Tonight will be our last visit - chopped pork dinner was lousy, meat was reheated and tasted “refrigerator old”. It was clearly microwaved in an attempt to...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Will never go back.We drove 33 miles to eat here because we had heard all the awards they have won. I ordered 1/4 chicken meal with side of beans & slaw, husband ordered pulled chicken. The chicken was so old and dried out the outside...More

1  Thank joyscoupons
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

With only 5 restaurants to choose from, this is the best BBQ within 10 miles. Too bad the side dishes don't measure up. Ribs are excellent, chicken is hit or miss, pork is good. Convenient and quick the service is always friendly. Humble dining room...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed May 2, 2017

A friend and I stopped in after visiting Fantasy of Flight based on the reviews that I read. We were not disappointed. I had the pulled pork with baked beans and mac and cheese. The pork was tender and juicy - no need for BBQ...More

Thank TampaDoug
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  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $13
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 N Commonwealth Ave, Polk City, FL 33868-8821
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Polk City
  • Phone Number: +1 863-874-4740
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Lakeland BBQ Company was born out of the desire to bring competition quality BBQ to your plate each and every day. Pitmaster Joel Vann has been in the restaurant and catering business for the past 9 years. Joel has a passion for freshly prepared food that excites your palate. Joel was former owner/operator of Good Buddies BBQ and Catering and competes in both FBA and KCBS Professional BBQ
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