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Smokin Jim's House of BBQ

3615 Havendale Blvd, Auburndale, FL 33823-4623
+1 863-965-0230
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (33 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
“collard greens” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3615 Havendale Blvd, Auburndale, FL 33823-4623
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brother and sister operate this open pit BBQ dive, and I mean that in a respectful way. Some of the best ribs I've ever had. Chicken was excellent as were the collard greens. Limited seating fills up fast. Must try if you're in the area....More

Thank Curt909
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service is friendly and efficient...we have been there many times over the last several years and have never been disappointed with the food or service!

Thank cutiesplace
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An unforgettable evening out with friends. The food is phenomenal and the beautiful Shannon made it a great time. We will go back again and take more friends for this great experience!

Thank Wenszymo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first visit was well over 10 years ago. We were so impressed we had Jim cater our wedding. He later did my daughters' on 2 days notice when her caterer bailed (with my money). I love their ribs and pulled pork. My wife loves...More

Thank gerrygrafstrom
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Brought my children, 20, 16, and 13. Waitress dropped some of my daughter's fries on the floor and laughed - did not replace them. Coleslaw was a warm, watery slop that leaked onto my whole plate. Smoked turkey was a slab of overly salty pressed...More

Thank JSTL1965
James R, Owner at Smokin Jim's House of BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

I would like to apologize for your experience at Smokin Jims. I will find out who your server was and will address the problem. If you would give us another chance I would like to make it right with you. Your meal will be free...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

If you love steak try Smokin Jim Saturday night. Best steak I have ever eaten. Like to order steak Pittsburg Medium .Group of friends meet their for a fantastic meal ever time. Baked beans are my favorite side but many other sides are just as...More

Thank Nora C
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Very good food can’t go wrong with anything. I had turkey husband had pulled pork. There is only one othe bbq restaurant that I like better

Thank Sandra O
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Never have had a bad meal here. Love the pulled pork dinner. Hubby likes the smoked turkey breast. We love the Bubba Spud.....a BIG baked potato filled with cheddar cheese and choice of meat. Good with the brisket or pork in it. It's amazing and...More

Thank gallakb
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Our first time here on a Friday night and finally decided on the brisket dinner. It wouldn't be ready for 45 minutes. So went for the rib dinner. Strong smoke taste almost too strong. (Had issues during the night).Kids loved the mac & cheese everyone...More

Thank terry f
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The simple atmosphere and the smell of firewood makes this one of my favorite BBQS ribs have always been great along with the baked beans.

Thank andysson3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3615 Havendale Blvd, Auburndale, FL 33823-4623
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Auburndale
  • Phone Number: +1 863-965-0230
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