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Dick Howell Barbeque Pit

1350 N Pine St, Florence, AL 35630-2150
+1 256-712-5092
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Barbecue
1350 N Pine St, Florence, AL 35630-2150
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Friendly, clean and good BBQ. They have a daily special with prices you cannot beat. This was our second visit... Found by looking on internet, have tried others, their mild slaw on the BBQ & hot dog is really good.... Will be going back regularly.

Thank dorrellp
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This barbecue is awesome! They do it North Alabama style by adding a layer of coleslaw on top of the meat. It is delicious! It has been around for 3 generations (1960's or earlier), & is now being run by the granddaughter. The location has...More

Thank Kimberly A
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Just old fashioned BBQ done right! The pulled pork sandwiches, hot dogs (these are fine), whole chickens, & hot slaw have no equal. We stop by often! The family is in its 4th generation of making the finest BBQ! These are some very friendly folks....More

Thank BusterYukon
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I have always gone to Dick Howell's for take out BBQ. It is a little bit small inside to have many tables. If you like great BBQ, go here.

Thank Myron B
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Eating here since a small child. I live in Atlanta but get BBQ to take home. The mustard slaw makes the BBQ something special but I use it on hot dogs and sandwiches. Good. friendly service. Sauce on the side. You got to try some.

Thank cathiemcj
Reviewed 29 June 2016

After reading reviews, we stopped on our way through, and it was well worth the drive through town. The staff was friendly and helpful. We had the barbecue plates, and the food was delicious. We tried both the mild and spicy slaw, as well. Yum!!...More

Thank j h
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Family operated and always good! One of the icons in Florence Al known for consistently good food! Whether BBQ pork plates, sandwiches, chicken or their hot dogs; it's always good!

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 31 March 2016

You might have to search to find this place, but worth the trouble. Very friendly people and great BBQ! Had the ribs and the chicken--- big portions, with lots of sides and at a reasonable price. The slaw had some heat! Came from out of...More

Thank Dotillinois
Reviewed 1 March 2016

My boyfriend and I have picked up barbeque from here several times. We usually get the family pack. It has always been really good! Def better than the chain type places.

Thank xyeta07
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Love the family working here & carrying on tradition of BBQ. Great food & staff is so friendly every time we have been there.

Thank Paula G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1350 N Pine St, Florence, AL 35630-2150
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 256-712-5092
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