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Shiver's Bar-B-Q

28001 S Dixie Hwy, Homestead, FL 33033-1308
+1 305-248-2272
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (60 reviews)
“baby back ribs” (63 reviews)
“pulled pork” (74 reviews)
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American, Grill, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28001 S Dixie Hwy, Homestead, FL 33033-1308
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Shiver's Bar-B-Q
1. Baby Back Ribs!
"Extraordinary ribs, one of the best baby back I ever had."
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2. Beef Ribs!
"The beef ribs are tender and tasty."
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3. Pulled Pork!
"the brisket and pulled pork at Shiver's is BETTER than Texas BBQ"
Louis S
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71 - 80 of 624 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This place is not good for the calories ! So if you are worried about your weight or want a vegetarian option forget it !!!! But as far as BBQ it's better then I have had even in the Deep South ! If you like...More

1  Thank LeslieC42
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Tender and moist with a delicious sauce. Falls off the bone Beef barbecue. Seating is family style but service is quick and pleasant. Delicious sides and home made banana pudding round out the experience.

Thank Ali M
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, great food, lovely atmosphere. Portions are a good size and we left feeling very full!

1  Thank sweetmanandy
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Good food, good prices, casual. We tried everything from entrees to the desserts. The cheesecake was very good!

Thank jlepsg2016
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This place was GREAT! The food was wonderful, the atmosphere was laid back and "homey". The service was good! It's a great experience! If you don't like eating with strangers close to you, may not be the best place for you to dine in, but...More

1  Thank Lacey T
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Stopped in on our way back home from diving in Key Largo. We went just after lunch hours and the place was still very busy. Seating is family style on long tables. Service was quick and friendly, the meal took a little while to come...More

Thank exsea
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We drove from North Carolina and planned our itinerary around Shivers! A hometown favorite. Creamy slaw, buttery corn on the cob, and fluffy melt-in-your-mouth hush puppies will complement and compliment your juicy ribs.

1  Thank CindyCookRN
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Really great place. Down to earth, good pricing and lots of food. We stayed in the area for three nights and ate here two of them. When we came Saturday evening it was pretty crowded and we had to wait for about 20 minutes, definitely...More

1  Thank Johan N
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Not your normal seating. They have four long tables in the restaurant that you share with other other families. Service was friendly. Kids meal was very typical and inexpensive. My husband and I both got brisket. Very good. My husband got the sweet potato soufflé...More

1  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Very good BBQ, awesome brisket and burnt ends! We went back twice while on vacation for a week and all I can say is amazing food and great service. When w come back we will definitely dine here again as the place is our new...More

1  Thank Profirebird
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9 July 2017|
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Response from Michael C | Property representative |
Thank you! So glad that you like it! Unfortunately, it's not a recipe that we can give away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 22
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, 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
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28001 S Dixie Hwy, Homestead, FL 33033-1308
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Homestead
  • Phone Number: +1 305-248-2272
  • E-mail
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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