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Woodpeckers Backyard Barbeque

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is amazing and the service is fast and good. The brisket was amazing and the ribs and all the sides I tried also.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for lunch per good reviews on trip advisor. We went at 11:30 lunch on a Friday and it was jamming. We told them they could put another party at our big table which they did. We met nice retirees living locally. I got...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sunshine31LG
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love southern pulled pork, but this place was a disappointment given all the cars in the lot for lunch. There was plenty of meat in the sandwich but it had an unpleasant mushy texture. The only flavor was in the nice 'burnt' edges. Baked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JoDoShep
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed this great barbeque place. Deserves it's reputation as the best around. Pulled pork, brisket, ribs, corn bread were all delicious. Staff were so friendly and helpful. It was well worth the 30 min trip from St Augustine Beach. DELICIOUS!!!!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lahardane
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the bbq they write books about. Tv cooking shows should come here and learn. This is the best bbq you will find in the middle of nowhere....savor the bbq- any kind- and the datil baked beans are the bomb.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kirkrt72
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I go to St. Augustine, I make sure to get to Woodpeckers. They have the best barbeque in Florida. I really like their brisket, especially from the fat end. Their sides are excellent, whether its mac and cheese, baked beans, or collared greens....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would call woodpeckers the best barbecue place in Saint John's county. The fatty Brisket is great and tender. I really like the green beans and also their baked beans and mac and cheese sides. The building is old and rustic, not a whole lot...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank richgraffius
Reviewed 1 week ago

20 minute drive from st Augustine but well worth the drive. Menu is small but home cooked excellence.family seating, very friendly staff will put you at ease immediately.take the drive out and have a great Florida meal far away from the maddening crowd

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Chinmurt13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with family for my birthday dinner. We usually go for a late lunch, this was our 1st time for dinner. Luckily, we were still able to order our favorite, fatty brisket, & our daughters had the lean brisket. Kids also had the pork....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Neenax2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lisa and April and the ”Dream Team” at Woodpeckers Backyard Barbecue will change your barbecue appetite for good. I will never eat a barbecue anywhere else! If you have any doubt, take the Woodpecker challenge. I tried a sampling of a few different meats/beans/salads and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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patjab40
March 19, 2018|
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Response from JohnBluM2 | Reviewed this property |
They do not, although they've never seemed to mind if I bring a beer or 2 and have them with my BBQ. It's a small place and they don't really want folks sitting there drinking a 6 pack while sitting @ a table for an hour... More
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patjab40
March 19, 2018|
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Response from hotwtr01 | Reviewed this property |
They do not.
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leslietravels
September 27, 2017|
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Response from lisa m | Property representative |
yes mam. depends on the time. I am the owner and am pretty good at doung most things to accommodate my customers. give me a call 904 531 5670
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