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Granger and Sons BBQ

8121 U.S. 98 N., Lakeland, FL
+1 863-858-7572
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“potato salad” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (23 reviews)
“rib plate” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
8121 U.S. 98 N., Lakeland, FL
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 17 February 2017

Good ribs and brisket Had the combo plate good for first time when you can't makeup your mind. Cash only no credit cards.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I grew up just barley in Lakeland....far north one foot in the Green Swamp. At least once a year I drive about an hour to stop by here for some of (if not the best) BBQ known to man! Everything is good there! If you...More

Thank Kap1313
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

On Wednesday they have thick cut bone on pork chops for lunch. They season and grill them to perfection. Tender, juicy, and the perfect amount of smoke. DELICIOUS!

Thank David K
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Quick service - great BBQ! Cash only! Friendly guys behind the counter. Delicious big ribs, tasty baked beans, and awesome potato salad. Sweet tea and a nice fluffy fresh roll finished off the meal. Small and clean eating area (also some tables outside). Especially great...More

Thank orlandogal22
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

The food is very good if they have it. You almost need to phone ahead to make sure they have the meat you want to eat. They basically cook only what they think they will sell that day. When it's gone it's gone. They are...More

Thank Charles K
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Cash only. Be ready. Family owned. I have loved it for years.. each day a different specialty meat!!

Thank Renee A
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Wow. This is definitely one of Lakeland's hidden treasures. Granger is a family-owned BBQ that does not disappoint However, there are a few tricks to making sure you have a great experience. First, it is CASH ONLY! No credit/debit cards accepted. Secondly, get there early!...More

1  Thank 232tracyb
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

GREAT BBQ PLACE!!!! Simple menu. Side dishes are all home made. We had the small rib plate & pulled pork plate. DEEEELICIOUS! Good value. Great food. Hard to beat that combination. Don't let the exterior fool you. It's all about the food inside.

Thank John W
Reviewed 19 August 2016

the food at best was ok. They had run out of what I wanted to order both visits No air. Not good in summer..

Thank sunspunw
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Some of the best BBQ you will find anywhere! We've eaten there several times and are never disappointed. The food is reasonable and plentiful. Oh, make sure you have cash though -- no credit cards accepted. And they're only open for lunch (11-2), except for...More

Thank Keith W
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Mara S
Do you serve beer?
18 October 2016|
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Response from Ken M | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't. I'm sure of that. Only iced tea and soft drinks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8121 U.S. 98 N., Lakeland, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-858-7572
  • E-mail
Cash only.