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The Sand Bucket Smoke

980 Cape San Blas Rd, Cape San Blas, FL 32456-4603
+1 850-229-4227
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunswick stew” (24 reviews)
“baked beans” (23 reviews)
“brisket” (27 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
££ - £££
980 Cape San Blas Rd, Cape San Blas, FL 32456-4603
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

We arrived late on 10/18 and did a to=go order. The side salad was huge, burger was wonderful and the pulled pork sandwich was also excellent.

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Late night dinner, walked in, seated ourselves, you have to order and pay at the counter. Brunswick Stew was so good, I had a shrimp salad, lots of shrimp, was decent size salad! Hubby had poor boy type of sandwich, it was all good!

Thank hotcoffee
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch . I had a bowl of Brunswick Stew w/ a Grilled Cheese. My husband had a pulled pork sandwich and slaw and fries. Wand ice cold beer! It was excellent , fresh and we will be back ! Lots on the...More

1  Thank TheThorntonFamily
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Great bbq and sauces. Sides are awesome. Quaint and sweet staff. Hush puppies are to die for with bacon and peppers inside!!!

1  Thank mommaof4wife2r
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

That is right there is BBQ on the beach. The brisket is outstanding. I ordered BBQ shrimp thinking it would be different but turned out to be grilled. Good anyway. Service was fair people coming in behind us had to wait too long for the...More

Thank daddeck
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Unassuming little place on Cape San Blas Rd. Seems like most people get carry out, but we ate in and there was no wait for a table. You order and pay at the counter, and they bring out the food. I highly recommend the BB...More

1  Thank MDsquared
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Try the piggy poppers they are awesome. Everything we ordered was good. Service was great and we loved the casual, laid back vibe and their unique take on BBQ.

Thank JDPears
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I wasn't impressed but my wife loved it. She had the st louis ribs and couldn't put them down. I had the porker and thought it was just to much on one sandwich and didn't really have as much flavor as i was expecting. Everyone...More

Thank Dustin M
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here last night. I ordered the fried shrimp sandwich and it was pretty good. There were fresh tomatoes, and the shrimp was fresh. I ordered onion rings and was given a large pile. They were beer battered and good. My...More

Thank April L
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This place was not clean. The table had not been washed, and the seats were sticky. While we were waiting on our food we noticed there were flies in the dinning area. That being said, the food was really good, and you might be better...More

Thank jboggs74
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Questions & Answers
14 February 2017|
Response from Annette H | Property representative |
All of our meats are gluten free, also baked beans, greens, Brunswick stew, fries, grilled shrimp and green salads.
16 October 2016|
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Response from Annette H | Property representative |
We allow certified dogs in the restaurant.
Kathe N
16 August 2015|
Response from Annette H | Property representative |
I am sorry at this time we don't have the facilities available for pets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
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: 980 Cape San Blas Rd, Cape San Blas, FL 32456-4603
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Cape San Blas
  • Phone Number: +1 850-229-4227
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