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The Broken Barrel Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Barbecue,
4700 Babcock St NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-2820
+1 321-728-4755
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“smoked wings” (58 reviews)
“pulled rib” (9 reviews)
“ribs” (24 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4700 Babcock St NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-2820
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Really love the rib!!! they're big, juicy, tender fall off the bone good. It is to bad that the recipe they are using calls for so much pepper. What I mean is that who ever created this recipe was heavy handed on the pepper. Just...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Annie N
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch. What a pleasant surprise. My wife had their house burger and chips hugggeee tasty full of flavor and moist chips are great. I ordered a cup of French onion soup every bit as good as restaurants up north. Ordered...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I cannot say enough about the BBQ and the smoked wings. Spectacular ribs, pulled pork, pulled rib, smoked turkey, brisket... It's all good! Sides you must try, the baked beans and Bleu fries.

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Went today after reading all of the good reviews. Our pulled pork sandwiches were dripping in grease, as were the fried onion petals. Thank goodness they have napkin dispensers on the table because we used a lot of them.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Deb G
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Just amazing! Smoked BBQ meats and home made sauces!!! Seriously, the food is the best BBQ in Brevard County, lots of beer choices too. Just try it. I have taken many family members from out of town here and they are amazed. I always get...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Pestaski
Reviewed 3 January 2018

the wings were about average in taste but way to expensive at more than $1 each! No one advised us of any specials they had if you didn't read the boards, (or even happen to notice them) you were SOL.. nothing to exciting on the...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank allspice1
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We visited based on proximity to the hotel and good reviews. It did not disappoint, as we had a great meal and adult beverages. It has a sports bar atmosphere and seems like it could be rowdy.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank sharpeibaby
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner with family and friends. As always it was very noisy but that’s part of the fun. Two big football games on multiple tv’s and everyone cheered on their team. For us non-sports folks there were trivia games on several monitors. Server was...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank JudyDann
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Average at best, bust mostly just for me. We were in town for family weekend at FLORIDA tech. Decided to check it out here. I ordered the appetizer sampler, which had fried pickles, onion peels and BBQ egg rolls. When it was delivered everything was...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank momof3BrookPark_Ohio
Reviewed 6 November 2017

My wife and I were down from Jacksonville, visiting my mother, and we all came here about 1 PM on a Saturday. The place was pretty busy and we were quickly seated around the corner from the main TV/Bar room. The service was pretty good...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank rayhP3182GU
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1 October 2017|
Response from Gbluzy335 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I do not know about that
1 October 2017|
Response from 605christopherf | Reviewed this property |
Dunno, went just once because it was too overpriced
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4700 Babcock St NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905-2820
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Palm Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 321-728-4755
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