We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Pearl Country Store

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
106A NE Highway 441, Micanopy, FL 32667-4002
+1 352-466-4025
Website
Today
06:00 - 20:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 06:00 - 20:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

145 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 145: English reviews
Live Oak, Florida
Level Contributor
28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ribs and pork combo was enough for 2. Ribs were "falling off the bone" good. The pork was heaped on both plates. With okra, mac and cheese, and sweet tea lunch couldn't have gotten any better.

Helpful?
Thank haleoak
Fort Meade, Florida
Level Contributor
19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews and was ready to go on our trip to Micanopy. Definitely not a regular $4-$6 meal. The sandwiches alone are $6.50. Sides are $1.75. We got our drinks from the store cooler. I say this so you don't think it's a cheap lunch if you're hungry. With that being said, the portions were good sized and tasty.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Joe33841
Ocala, Florida, United States
Level Contributor
31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Holy moly. You wouldn't know this place is here. Looks like a gas station. Inside it BBQ heaven!!!! Omg the ribs...THE RIBS!!! Huge, savory, fall off the bone. Doesn't need sauce. Baked beans and baked Mac n cheese was amazing. I will be back!!!! Can't wait to try their breakfast.

Helpful?
Thank Josie A
Manitowoc, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
66 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Being from Wisconsin my hubby & I take motorcycle rides every chance we get & usually stop someplace new for lunch. Friends told us about this place so we decided to try it. It was worth the ride. We both had the brisket sandwich and it was very good. Hubby had Mac & cheese for his side & I had... More 

Helpful?
Thank suez52
Sarasota, Florida
Level Contributor
16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I'd heard about this relic from friends who'd stayed in the area so I had to check it out. I drove along SR 441 looking for it but had to pull into a gas station to ask directions. The three 'ole boys' in cammo sitting on a bench outside stared at me and pointed inside...I had arrived at Pearls! My... More 

Helpful?
Thank csanchez74
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous find. Best barbecue we have ever had anywhere! Came across this place by accident and were impressed with selection of food and the place was packed with locals. Sadly we didn't notice the picnic tables for outdoor eating until we left. That's ok, we will come back!

Helpful?
Thank Omadeo
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Very good southern BBQ. The pork sandwiches we loaded with meat cooked the way it should be and the potato salad and Mac and cheese sides were generous and very good. The setting is described by the name. The place is obviously popular with the locals. We were there just before church let out and all of a sudden the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gene W
Micanopy, Florida
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 February 2017

If you did not talk to someone locally, you would never know the best BBQ in the region is in the back of this gas station on SR 441. But if you stopped for gas, the heavenly aroma of roasted meats would draw you into the store where you would find 10 or so tables filled with serious BBQ consumers... More 

Helpful?
Thank rlhersh
Level Contributor
71 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Pearl's is located in a gas station, but don't let that fool you! The food is great! I have been many times. The barbecue is so good, but my favorite thing is their breakfast. Tastes like your country grandma's cooking!

Helpful?
Thank GatorGirl428
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Little known local spot that has amazing brisket and darn good Mac n cheese. Gets very busy at lunch but well worth the wait! I go at least once a week.

Helpful?
Thank Rafael M

Travellers who viewed Pearl Country Store also viewed

 

Been to Pearl Country Store? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 20:00
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106A NE Highway 441, Micanopy, FL 32667-4002
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Micanopy
  • Phone Number: +1 352-466-4025

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Pearl Country Store staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?