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First Choice Southern BBQ

10113 E Adamo Dr, Tampa, FL 33619-2656
+1 813-621-7434
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“macaroni salad” (23 reviews)
“baked beans” (13 reviews)
“brisket” (15 reviews)
Closed
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
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LOCATION
10113 E Adamo Dr, Tampa, FL 33619-2656
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best BBQ ribs and excellent service. Place is clean and bathroom too. Kitchen also clean . Need to try, you won't regret it. Sausage is good, ribs, fresh CUT french fries, baked beans, spicy macaroni salad too.

Thank RyeOrtiz
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I was in town for business and found 1st Choice on Trip Advisor for dinner. Nice selection of BBQ and sides. I ordered a 2 meat platter with 1 side (brisket/pork/collards) and was not disappointed in anything. The meat is chopped and if you say...More

Thank 66brettr
Reviewed 2 July 2018

People are very nice and service is great, the food is the best. I have been going there for 10 years.

Thank SuzetteB38
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Tons of eats options all around this place but don’t go anywhere else. Fantastic food at a great price. The meat is on point, the cole slaw was excellent, and the sauce is to die for. Don’t pass it up!

Thank fb3ajb
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I’ve been going to this place for 20 years. Awesome pulled pork, smoked sausage, ribs! Baked beans have a little cinnamon in them. These guys have been steady busy for 2 decades or more! And they cater. If you are in the area and haven’t...More

Thank tom g
Reviewed 27 May 2018

I love the barbecue at this place. However, be forewarned that the interior is well-worn and a bit sticky. It could be cleaner and cooler. This eatery s quite popular with locals. We especially enjoyed the pulled pork. No complaints about food.

Thank Cherries O
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Enroute to Ft. Myers, we stumbled across First Choice Bar-B-Que located in the far corner of a shopping center just off of I-75. A long line outside indicates pretty decent food and we were not disappointed. My bride of nearly 53 years and I had...More

Thank Dennis g
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

568144329 We have visited this restaurant many many times! This week we decided to stop in and get a to go order and it shall be our last. I seriously have NEVER encountered such rude employees!! Never a hello, can I help you, or a...More

Thank GawHhApm8
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Tampa is not exactly the BBQ capital of the world. It is difficult to find "real" BBQ like in Georgia or North Carolina. This is not world class BBQ, but beats the heck out of you chain-style restaurants. Nice folks own the place. It is...More

Thank Floridacracker813
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Came here for lunch solely based on positive reviews. How can my opinion be so different from so many others. I just don’t see it. Came at 1pm for lunch and although there we’re several others in the restaurant the food tasted old, and dry....More

Thank ontheroadkev
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10113 E Adamo Dr, Tampa, FL 33619-2656
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-621-7434
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