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The Red Top Pit Stop

12160 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809-1072
+1 863-853-9222
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (70 reviews)
“burger” (35 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue, Diner
££ - £££
12160 US Highway 98 N, Lakeland, FL 33809-1072
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was Thursday Dec. 7, 2017. We have passed by this location many many times and always said that someday we would stop and give it a try. Well today was the day. Believe me this place is no gem when it comes to looks....More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful surprise! Driving through the country roads and ran into this gem! We avoid fast food places at all costs and hope for places like these for home made food. The Red Top Pit Stop was excellent! I ordered the cup of chili...More

Thank Carlie S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well came in to the best place in Florida to see my family and most of all our favorite cook... But we did get our brisket with potatoes mm mm mm ..my dad had ordered the swamp mafia medium didn't get it exactly med. But...More

Thank beefanator
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is provided by Sky's favorite Canadian Customers. We stopped for lunch and what a great decision. We were concerned if our GPS was taking us to right place as it is a bit north of town (8 miles). From the outside i would...More

Thank avgjoey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a find! We weren't sure about this little hole in the wall from the outside, but so glad we stopped! Best burgers we've found in a long time! Cooked perfectly. And the onion rings were delish! Wish we could have tried the pulled pork...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a sit down lunch on a drive from Orlando to Tampa and looked up Red Top and drove 7 miles North on US 98 to try it. We were not disappointed. The pulled pork and sauce on the Redmexk nachos was...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unusual, very casual, wonderful food. Definitely would eat here again. You will find beautiful expensive motorcycles on the lot.

Thank nancypY105GP
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to go to the #1 restaurant in Lakeland. I wanted to get the Trump burger because the reviews said they had great burgers and brisket and this gave me a taste of both. The women next to us had ordered the brisket omelet...More

Thank Gloria K
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We randomly stopped there for lunch one afternoon and we were pleasantly surprised by the friendly, and prompt service. And how delicious their food was! We highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank johncolumbus
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Brisket ribs pork all top notch with great sides! Served hot by friendly staff - we’ll be back for sure - highly recommended!

Thank palmguy2
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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
  • E-mail
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