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Darrell's Restaurant

215 Tamiami Trl South Tamiami Trail, 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” (87 reviews)
“brisket” (141 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (113 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
215 Tamiami Trl South Tamiami Trail, Suite 20A & 21A, Venice, FL 34285-2420
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1 - 10 of 988 reviews

Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by after biking the Legacy Trail. We had the brisket sandwich and pulled pork sandwich, both were great! Our waitress Erika was wonderful, she didn’t rush us and gave suggestions as we debated what to order. Darrell himself stopped by to say hello and...More

Thank Gogata15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New location even better than before. Darrell is a proud hard working restaurateur bringing authentic recipes to South Florida.

Thank resident344
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Darrell's for dinner. When we first walked in it was not very fancy. Very clean though, Very pleasant servers. We thought lets try it and see. Boy were we glad. We both had good meals. My wife liked hers...More

1  Thank Lawrence M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great BBQ with an eclectic menu that helps Darrell's stand out from the crowd. They are not afraid to get creative and you will not be disappointed.

Thank gatrteeth
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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, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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 - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Tamiami Trl South Tamiami Trail, 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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