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Al's Dockside Barbecue - CLOSED

111 W Ruby St, Tavares, FL 32778-3821
+1 352-508-5841
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good23%
  • Average32%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
14 Mar 2015
20 Jan 2015
“Can do so much better”
Restaurant Hours Closed
111 W Ruby St, Tavares, FL 32778-3821
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Reviewed 14 March 2015

The staff was nice, but the food falls way short. One order was a pulled pork sandwich. After getting by an oversized bun with lettuce and tomato it was hard to find the pork. Not only was there no pork but it was twice the...More

2  Thank Jim R
Reviewed 20 January 2015

Gourmet burgers - yet only has yellow mustard? Had to ask for ketchup when order came with fries. Food was average. Not much of a selection for anyone who doesn't eat meat. Server didn't know beer selections. This place needs better attention to details.

1  Thank cmddavis13
Reviewed 17 December 2014

Great place to visit when doing a day of boating... or a cocktail on a Sunday afternoon,, good food great music and friendly

Thank Dee J
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Thumbs down. This place is one of several restaurants owned by the same people in the same block. Obviously trying to set a record or something. Would have been better off focusing on one or two locations and have better quality all around...food, maintenance of...More

2  Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Al's needs a make over for higher quality food, bu the atmosphere and drinks are great. They have good local bands occasionally and that makes the experience so much more enjoyable.

Thank admitone2014
Reviewed 26 August 2013

They are now called Al's sandbar. The menu was interesting and food pretty good but the service was awful. We ordered at the bar and we were treated like he was doing us a favor by taking our order....he even took others bar orders in...More

2  Thank beach_mom_leesburg
Reviewed 18 July 2013 via mobile

I went here on a referral and I found the menu prices were very high for what you get in the food quality is just okay.. It is Ridaleri very nice place very nice for you if you're going there for a beer it would...More

2  Thank Limomike
Reviewed 12 July 2013

I have eaten here three times now so now I am done with it. It has a great location overlooking Lake Dora and a great atmosphere. The only problem is the food is fried crap and the service is only average . Three strikes and...More

1  Thank Glen G
Reviewed 12 May 2013

The barbecue here is very good, nicely seasoned and juicy. The water views are nice. It sits a block or so off Main St., I used GPS to find it, but it's a small town and not real difficult. Service was good, people were helpful...More

Thank MrPDaddy
Reviewed 10 April 2013

Great casual stop for vinegar based 'Q. Generous sandwiches with classic sides with all outside dining. Close to the lake and the marina, quiet place for a nice lunch under the trees on the patio.

Thank BellaTavares
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  • Address: 111 W Ruby St, Tavares, FL 32778-3821
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lake County  >  Tavares
  • Phone Number: +1 352-508-5841
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