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Darrell's Restaurant

215 South Tamiami Trl, Suite 20A & 21A, Venice, FL 34285-2420
+1 941-485-9900
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fried chicken” (88 reviews)
“brisket” (141 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (113 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
215 South Tamiami Trl, Suite 20A & 21A, Venice, FL 34285-2420
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have eaten several times and up until the last time had a booth. The food is excellent and service is great. The only negative thing I can say is I hate the metal chairs. They are very uncomfortable. Unless you are a female and...More

Thank OfcSupport
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Darrell’s is consistently great. Fabulous BBQ with down home feel. Don’t miss and ask for Micha or Gina. Super waitresses who make it a fun time.

Thank swstah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun place to go. The atmosphere is old barn style with old signs on the walls and metal chairs. Unfortunately the metal chairs are really uncomfortable. My beef brisket sandwich was a little dry but otherwise pretty good. The beans were yummy....More

Thank Yessyhara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was so Fun! Great friendly outgoing staff. Menu items make your mouth water, true home cooking here and definitely the Best BBQ around! Enjoyed appetizers before dinner, Pig wings with HOT BBQ sauce. These were truly scrumptious. Had St Louis ribs half rack...More

Thank Jac J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the atmosphere and the items on the menu. Very large portions of great items to select from. The piggy-mac id my favorite.

Thank Michael_Jones10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! Food is great! Service is great! Atmosphere is great! Darrell’s mother is great! We love this restaurant. Visit every time we are in Venice.

Thank Jenn W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Darrell's is a quaint place in ritzy Venice Florida that serves real food and great service! Our server, Micah, was friendly, attentive, and a lot of fun in the process! Prices were in line with the rest of the area, but overall a little high....More

Thank MitchMarsh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our pulled pork sandwich was excellent! Our server, Steve was wonderful! We will definitely return to Darrell's to try other menu items. CJ and AD

Thank lastfly747
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went taste testing today for our wedding and Darrell was super professional and the food was AMAZING!! The staff was very friendly. There was nothing I didn’t like about the restaurant! This restaurant is a must try for anyone who is in the area!!!!!!

Thank Jenny D
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised that this restaurant was as good as its local competition! Delighted with the fast service and HOT meals. Ambience could be improved but hard to beat the good. Liked the pulled pork platter better than the rack of ribs although both were good....More

Thank Sunny S
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Questions & Answers
June 18, 2017|
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Response from mcderby | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Darrell's has a liquor license and a full bar inside the restaurant.
March 17, 2017|
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Response from zuperfly | Reviewed this property |
No it's just off the Main Street of Venice
July 24, 2016|
Response from Brenda M | Reviewed this property |
They are open!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 South Tamiami Trl, Suite 20A & 21A, Venice, FL 34285-2420
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-485-9900
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