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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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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (33 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
“collard greens” (11 reviews)
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
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3615 Havendale Blvd, Auburndale, FL 33823-4623
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 10 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
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I really liked my pulled pork sandwich, my husband had the ribs and the brisket. He wished he would have only ordered the brisket. The ribs where cold and not fall of the bone.

Thank Ellie W
Reviewed 6 October 2017

If you have a hankering for BBQ this is your kind of place! It's a down home kind of atmosphere with the smoker right out back. The food is outrageously good and the price is right. My husband had ribs and I had brisket and...More

Thank LAS49
Reviewed 17 September 2017

On Saturday night Jim makes steaks over fire grill. Best steaks I have ever had! Ribs are very good too. Great Service, fun atmosphere. Locals love it!

Thank Tamsen0914
James R, Owner at Smokin Jim's House of BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you for the kind words! Its always a pleasure

Reviewed 30 August 2017

We tried this place and if you are a fan of smoked food, you will like it. Personally I had no idea that was how everything was cooked...definitely an acquired taste.

1  Thank wanda652015
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, 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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