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Cecil's Texas Style Bar-b-q

2800 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32806-5404
+1 407-423-9871
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2800 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32806-5404
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Cecil's while on holiday in Orlando, in search of some authentic bbq food and it did not disappoint! Very friendly staff, excellent quality of food, and free ice cream - whats not to love? I had a large pulled pork which comes with 2...More

1  Thank YabbieCreek
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Cecil's is always a great place for lunch. The brisket is the best I have had. The free ice cream at the end is icing on the take. The pork and chicken are awesome, but first timers please try the brisket!

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The first time we came here we were not expecting much, it's kind of in a strange area of Orlando, a little tough to find but it is what I would call a hidden gem off the beaten path type of restaurant. Only locals might...More

Thank travelhuni
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went for lunch at this spot this week with a coworker. Had never been but have heard a few things about this spot, all of which were good. Food is served via a buffet style line. You grab your meat, then side dishes and at...More

Thank kliq6
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Came by and the wife and I tried the sampler plate which is 3 ounces of all their meats and two beef ribs, four sides come with the sampler, either bring four people to eat all of the food or be prepared to take a...More

Thank hotwtr01
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled some of the "fancy BBQ" spots around town. This is how real BBQ should be. Very welcoming, friendly atmosphere. The food is consistently excellent after years of going. Free ice cream for dessert as well!

Thank Shane B
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is the place for Texas Style BBQ. Far better than all the "Chain" BBQ places (Dickey's, 3 Rivers, etc). You can order a one, two, or three meat plate (all freshly sliced and weighed in front of you), then go thru a cafeteria style...More

Thank rhfr2017
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I've been lucky enough to try this while visiting Orlando and I must say that the texan style ribs and the brisket were amazing! so delicious and tender. I highly recommend this - the value for money is good - the sides are good. The...More

Thank Yoni M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I smoke all kinds of meats at home all of the time. Cecil's ribs are as good as restaurant ribs get. They also have lots of delicious sides. Their jalapeno mashed potatoes are great, they do a good fired okra and their beans and collards...More

Thank wakanwalk
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Being I eat a ton of bbq visiting from oklahoma I would say it's pretty Damn good. I have ate some places that claim to be the real thing and don't come close. Good job.

Thank okieboy203
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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2800 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32806-5404
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-423-9871
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