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Smitty's Barbecue & Salad Bar

651 Us-231, Panama City, FL 32405-4704
+1 850-769-3296
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“bbq chicken” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
651 Us-231, Panama City, FL 32405-4704
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Smitty's has history and well worth the stop!! The menu is small but they do what they do and they do it great!! The wife enjoyed the salad bar, it has a lot to chose from and I had the smoked chicken dinner. Was not...More

Thank christophers976
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

I had the St. Louis style ribs with a salad and stew $13.99. The ribs, 4 in all, were overcooked and dried out, the very small house salad was very bland and the Brunswick stew, in an ever smaller bowl, tasted like no stew I'd...More

Thank Rattlerss
Reviewed 15 August 2017

If you like Bar-B-Q you will love this local's restaurant. Can get "all you can eat" for a extra $2 over normal menu prices

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at this restaurant and we loved it!!! PROS: - Big portions - Tasty food - Great service - Beautiful restaurant nicely decorated - Reasonably priced CONS: - None!

Thank SaraAntonLargo
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Hankering for some good bbq, I turned off of highway 231 in Panama CIty into this place's parking lot. Entering the oddly shaped dining room, I was escoted to my seat by a shapely waitress with a perky spirirt, and chatty personality. So far so...More

Thank Wil A
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Had lunch at Smitty's and just wasn't impressed. Portions were on the small side and staff was very slow and seemed disinterested. Salad bar was nice with a good selection. The empty parking lot should have been a clue.

Thank SenateBean
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Smitty's three meat combo, two sides and the salad bar might have been more food then I needed, but it was certainly worth it. The ribs are off the chain, the brisket melts in your mouth, and the chicken is finger licking good. Arguably the...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I love BBQ, and know a thing or two about it. Is this the best BBQ, no, not even close, but it is decent. Not everyone has the same taste in BBQ, what taste great to some might be horrible to others. I have visited...More

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I had ribs and they were good. The sides were also good and generous portions. Everyone else enjoyed their meal also.

Thank lwe65762016
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My mother loved Smittys; when she unexpectedly passed away, we took 20 of our family there for lunch. I did call ahead with that many folks, but was unprepared for the compassion and outpouring of love from the staff and owners. We were welcomed like...More

Thank cfhix
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television
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Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 651 Us-231, Panama City, FL 32405-4704
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: +1 850-769-3296
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