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Shiver's Bar-B-Q

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American, Grill, Barbecue
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28001 S Dixie Highway, Homestead, FL 33033
13052482272
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Clermont, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went to this restaurant after a long day on the water. We sat down in long tables along side other families. I didn't know what to order so I looked at other families meals and spoke to them. I couldn't make up my mind so I ordered a chicken and ribs combo meal. The food was excellent, very tasty... More 

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1 Thank Neil B
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is hands down the best BBQ place I've ever been to. Everything is amazing! Enough said! Some of my favorites are the baby back ribs, anything with sausage, beef, pulled pork, hash brown casserole, and sweet potato fries.

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Thank Candice G
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great Brisket, awesome pulled pork, the corn bread soufflé is the bomb! Waitresses are very nice and helpful. I highly recommend this BBQ join.

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1 Thank Izzyg71
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having lived in Texas and Kansas. I can confidently say that this place ranks among the best! Defiantly best in Florida!! Service is understandably a bit slow...as they most likely make everything fresh and don't take shortcuts. Great atmosphere...we made one mistake...did not leave room for dessert...gives us an excuse to defiantly come back again!

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Thank Asif S
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been visiting this family style restaurant for well over 12 years and have never been disappointed! The staff is friendly, the food is awesome and the atmosphere leads to making friends easily!

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Thank Antoinette D
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74 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will start by saying that I travel to Texas every single month and I am a lover a BBQ. I cannot believe I have been living in Miami for 39 years and did not know about this place. It is better than Salt Lizard in Texas hands down. The ribs were amazing. The fried corn on the corn is... More 

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1 Thank Joeluba
Ardmore, Alabama
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pork sandwich, brisket sandwich and the teens had the hickory burgers. Our sides were: jalapeño cheese grits, cheesy hash brown casserole, collard greens, baked beans, fries, sweet potato fries, and sweet potato soufflé. The BBQ and burgers were very good and the sides were above and beyond, especially the sweet potato soufflé. Our server was very friendly... More 

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Thank Jennifer W
Michael C, Owner at Shiver's Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Jennifer, Thank you so much for the review! More 

Miami
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was 95 degrees outside and the waitress wanted everyone to wait outside for 30 to 45 minutes without any shade. I understand the place is small but at least provide somewhere for the customers that are waiting a place to get out of the sun. Being around for 30+ years, you would think they would have that figured out... More 

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Thank CnHSimmons
Michael C, Owner at Shiver's Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

CnHSimmons, We apologize for your experiences with us. We recently extended our awning out front to try to keep some shade on the sidewalk. Unfortunately, at the 5 o'clock hour, it does not provide adequate cover. Our hostess is also instructed to let our guests know that they can wait in their cars while they wait and called when their... More 

Aurora, Colorado, United States
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was great and I know good bbq (being the southerner that I am). Portions are huge and there is nothing here that will dissapoint.

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Thank Lisa C
Michael C, Owner at Shiver's Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Thank you Lisa! More 

Homestead, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Homestead and this has been a favorite. Their ribs are great and the sides are delicious! I've been here many times and the food is always delicious!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $22
Cuisine
American, Grill, Barbecue
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28001 S Dixie Highway, Homestead, FL 33033
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Homestead
  • Phone Number: 13052482272
Description
Shiver's BBQ is a family-owned and operated restaurant in Homestead, Fl. It has been serving authentic hickory smoked barbecue for over 50 years! Family generations have grown up eating here. Shiver's specializes in slow smoked meats such as baby back ribs, pork spare ribs, beef ribs, chicken, beef brisket, pork, and more. Many items, such as the pulled pork, have been smoked for 12 hours or more! This process ensures that each bite will be tasty and tender all the way through.

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