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Jimbo's Pit Bar-B-Q

1215 E Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33801-2127
+1 863-683-3777
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“apple pie” (6 reviews)
“hush puppies” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (25 reviews)
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10:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Barbecue
1215 E Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33801-2127
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very good bbq food. Quick service take out or dine in. Do believe they are closed on Sundays though. You will get your stomach full here

Thank Jeanmarie E
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Was in the mood for some bbq and maybe should have tried somewhere else. My chicken was very dry and I had to ask for another piece. Mac n cheese was ok and the potatoe salad was a little crunchy. The hushpuppies were the best...More

Thank Reggie B
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Average service. Nothing on the menu for a vegetarian or vegan except a bowl of lettuce for which my wife was charged $6. The BBQ'd chicken was just average--there was no special flavor that set it apart from any other BBQ restaurant. We won't be...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

You can always count on Jimbos. The wife had the chopped pork sandwich which cane with a hush puppy and mustard slaw on the side. I had the chopped pork with 2 sides - barbecued beans and potato salad which came with the mustard slaw...More

Thank HappyFLTravelers
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Boy howdy! It's been many years since I stopped into Jimbo's for a bite. After tonight it won't be long before going back. Much of the old memorabilia has been removes and probably should have been but there is still plenty of trinkets to bring...More

Thank butcher29
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

A good average BBQ place. Must say ribs were tender & fell off the bone. Smoke flavor was ok. You do get a lot of food and do get the cole slaw or mac & cheese a building specialty. The service was good & answered...More

Thank Jrstwo
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Their bbq is good, but nothing special. It is totally overpriced and flies flying around everywhere,yuck!

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Live in Orlando. Coming home from Clearwater. Wanted local spot for lunch. Excellent BBQ. Quick service. Great BBQ sauce

Thank Jersey023
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Took my dad here for lunch, and we both had pulled pork sandwiches which come with a corn fritter and some cole slaw, and a dish of sliced sour pickles. Yum!

Thank Jose H
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Best bar-b-Q in Lakeland. Great service, wonderful food. I'll go for Jimbo's next time around Lakeland

Thank Ida L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1215 E Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33801-2127
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-683-3777
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