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First Choice Southern BBQ

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10113 E Adamo Dr, Tampa, FL 33619-2656
+1 813-621-7434
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“macaroni salad” (22 reviews)
“baked beans” (11 reviews)
“brisket” (14 reviews)
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
10113 E Adamo Dr, Tampa, FL 33619-2656
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the barbecue at this place. However, be forewarned that the interior is well-worn and a bit sticky. It could be cleaner and cooler. This eatery s quite popular with locals. We especially enjoyed the pulled pork. No complaints about food.

Thank Cherries O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enroute to Ft. Myers, we stumbled across First Choice Bar-B-Que located in the far corner of a shopping center just off of I-75. A long line outside indicates pretty decent food and we were not disappointed. My bride of nearly 53 years and I had...More

Thank Dennis g
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

568144329 We have visited this restaurant many many times! This week we decided to stop in and get a to go order and it shall be our last. I seriously have NEVER encountered such rude employees!! Never a hello, can I help you, or a...More

Thank GawHhApm8
Reviewed February 1, 2018

Tampa is not exactly the BBQ capital of the world. It is difficult to find "real" BBQ like in Georgia or North Carolina. This is not world class BBQ, but beats the heck out of you chain-style restaurants. Nice folks own the place. It is...More

Thank Floridacracker813
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Came here for lunch solely based on positive reviews. How can my opinion be so different from so many others. I just don’t see it. Came at 1pm for lunch and although there we’re several others in the restaurant the food tasted old, and dry....More

Thank ontheroadkev
Reviewed January 15, 2018

First thing to check once settled in the hotel is to see what good dinner places are closeby. BBQ was the choice for today and when reading a couple of reviews of First Choice BBQ I knew this was the place to go to. At...More

Thank AvdV80
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for homestyle BBQ online and this restaurant appeared. The hubby didnt want Sonnys. It is located in a strip mall, any we felt a little awkward but went ahead and tries it. We were pleasantly surprised. The food was delicious and obviously...More

Thank unahildar
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

After moving out of state, this is our first stop for BBQ upon returning. This has been a consistently top shelf place for ribs, chicken, beef, pork, turkey. The hand cut fries are beyond great. All sides are worthy. Great food.

Thank MaineCracker
Reviewed December 4, 2017

No frills kind of place but excellent food. Got the combination platter with comes with 2 meats and 2 sides for $12. Had the beef & pork with the macaroni salad and cole slaw. The mac salad had a spicy kick to it, but was...More

Thank BubblerGuy
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner and had the 1/2 chicken plate. It was fantastic! The Greens were superb and the potato salad was awesome. This place is in the corner of a strip mall and it is not fancy at all. No wait staff and you order...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
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 - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10113 E Adamo Dr, Tampa, FL 33619-2656
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-621-7434
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