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The Red Top Pit Stop

€€ - €€€American, Barbecue,
12160 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809-1072
+1 863-853-9222
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Barbecue, Diner
€€ - €€€
12160 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809-1072
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited based on other Trip Advisor reviews and we were not disappointed. We arrived ahead of the lunch crowd cause by the time we left they were full and folks were still comin. We had a variety of items in our group. From the...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this location March 17 based on all the good TripAdvisor reviews. We were incredibly disappointed. 6 of us arrived on St Paddy's Day at 5 PM. There were a few cars/trucks in the parking lot and the few tables inside were full with the...More

Thank puremichigan2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was absolutely awesome and the food was even better!!! Will definitely be coming back! I had the pulled pork omelette, it was amazing!!!

Thank Karla S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food made fresh to order at very reasonable prices. Service is excellent. No frills, laid back, dive like atmosphere but very inviting and family friendly. Best burgers and mac n cheese in town by far. A must visit. LOVED IT!

Thank Figgyfriend
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met friends here, each of us driving from opposite sides of the coast. We came because of the exceptional reviews, and they were spot-on. This place is about 10 miles north of I-4, in the country. It is a small place, and not fancy....More

Thank G2583GJnancyb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard a lot about this small place out away from town so I thought we would finally try it. It gets crowded quick so plan accordingly. Food was really tasty, but a few dollars higher than I expected for burgers,sandwiches.

Thank Renee A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food. Spent time with friends and had breakfast. The service was awesome. We had a great breakfast and the servers were great. Thanks.

Thank MeLyndaRinker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My food was very good and the wait staff was excellent. My friend was just a bit disappointed in his serving of ribs, but i didnt have ribs, so there you are. Southern tea was a bit weak.

Thank jastisme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent hamburgers and ribs. Great friendly service. Atmosphere is homey and friendly. Breakfast is good, too

Thank miltonp721
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m a chef and former restaurant owner and let me say I rarely give five stars. This place is absolutely an authentic road side BBQ joint! Ribs had a great bark and flavor and they weren’t overcooked! The pulled pork was very good as well....More

Thank Sigmonster1
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2 March 2017|
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Response from Sandra S | Property representative |
only beer and wine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12160 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809-1072
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-853-9222
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