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Ellie Lou's Brews & BBQ

336 Moore Rd, Ocoee, FL 34761-4871
+1 407-347-9515
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (27 reviews)
“ribs” (32 reviews)
“cheese grits” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
336 Moore Rd, Ocoee, FL 34761-4871
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The staff and the BBQ were quite good. I especially appreciated the kindness and information from the staff. My favorite was the pork and then the brisket. My favorite sauce was the Memphis version. I also loved the fried green tomatoes. Had the gospel grits,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LivelyLaura
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ellie Lou’s catered the Central Florida Penn State Alumni tailgate at the Citrus Bowl this year. The food was outstanding and it just kept coming! My favorites were the brisket and the pulled pork. Sauce? Both were so flavorful I didn’t add a drop! Can't...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Demy181
EllieLousBBQ, General Manager at Ellie Lou's Brews & BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Demy! Thank you so much for leaving us this great review to tell us about your experience with our catering. Chef Dennis was ecstatic to do it as a Pennsylvanian! We can't wait for you to come in the restaurant and check us out!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found Ellie Lou’s by accident. We’re in Orlando as a Penn Stater for the Citrus Bowl. Googled places for brew and food and it popped up. Off the beaten path in a strip mall. Three of us had pork, brisket, cheese grits and a special...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank kurta933
EllieLousBBQ, General Manager at Ellie Lou's Brews & BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate you coming to check us out and want to thank you for leaving a review! I would like to ask what we could've done differently to earn the fifth star for the review? Your experience is very important to us and I would...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ellie Lous Has The Best BBQ in Orlando. There’s no other competition. The kitchen is clean and the staff are knowledgeable and very friendly! Ill always eat there as long as I live here! The Blue Cheese Cole Slaw and Potato Salad Better Than My...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Josiahsmom103117
EllieLousBBQ, General Manager at Ellie Lou's Brews & BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your continued support and your review. Reading reviews like yours mean the world to us. Thank you and see you soon!

Reviewed December 11, 2018

The restaurant is so beautiful now, with a new look a more space to sit. Food is still the same awesome BBQ. Pork and brisket are my favorites in this place, and their coleslaw is so good too. Salted caramel cheesecake is also terrific. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank FlavioQ
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for a quick lunch, great idea. I had the brisket and baked beans. Added their Southern Lava sauce to the brisket and the beans were perfect as is. Great food, staff and service. Highly recommend this place, they have something for everyone.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank JoeK1234
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Located in Ocoee, just west of downtown Orlando, this restaurant is amazing and worth the drive. This is a local BBQ not a tourist trap. The ribs and brisket are slow smoked. The sauces are all made from scratch. The selection of sides is impressive...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank tuhle
Reviewed October 10, 2018

I had to drop off friend in Ocoee and discovered I was 2 blocks from Ellie Lou's. I was on my feet all day at a conference and then drove from Clearwater. So I decided that a delish BBQ dinner was just what we needed!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Anne S
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is a great place for good take out or a family meal out. The service is great, and the food is good as well. I wish they didn't chop/ cube their brisket and pork, and sliced it instead. Twice we have been given the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Michelle T
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Found this while searching best foods in the area and decided to give it a try. Ordered the Q for 2 which had a nice portion of all the meats to sample. Everything was fantastic, moist and juicy. Tried all the sauces but the spicy...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank 404jm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 Moore Rd, Ocoee, FL 34761-4871
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocoee
  • Phone Number: +1 407-347-9515
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Ellie Lou's Brews & Brews & BBQ will be temporarily closed for remodel starting Saturday November 3rd with an estimated opening date of Wednesday November 21st. Follow us on any social media to stay tuned for updates. Thank you for your understanding, we apologize for any inconvenience and have a wonderful day.
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