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Sparky's Roadside Barbecue

204 NE 1st St, Miami, FL 33132-2504
+1 305-377-2877
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (13 reviews)
“ribs” (24 reviews)
“half rack” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
204 NE 1st St, Miami, FL 33132-2504
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We walked around the block twice before finding this hidden gem!! The food was better than we imagined! The serving sizes were great and nothing was disappointing. The staff were friendly and made sure we didn't want for anything! Make sure you try the Key...More

Thank mom_of_a_creative
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying nearby and this place op-ed up as a recommendation. It didn't dissapoint. We were a group of 5 very hungover travelers and this helped to replenish our energy for the day and night ahead. We even came back a second time. Everybody's...More

Thank Fionn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Normally wine drinkers, confronted by “beer only”, wasn’t sure what to do. But,solution provided. We were given several complimentary sample tasters, and we all found one we liked. Others could learn from that! We ordered catfish fingers, succulent tender tasty; and smoked wings, which were...More

Thank AlexandriaSion
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great meal!! Half rack of ribs, half brisket and half pulled pork with 4 sides was more than enough for 2 people. Everything tasted delicious, especially the brisket, it was super juicy! The only side I didn't like was the black eyed...More

Thank ana carolina f
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to Kevin and Hans for your attentiveness and suggestions for a lunch celebrating a co-worker's retirement. You answered my questions, delivered right on time, all the food was nicely packed and everything was delicious! Smoked, jerk and fried chicken gave everyone their choice....More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Downtown Miami for one night pre-cruise. We wanted an authentic eatery rather than hotel/chain. We found this place tucked away and from the moment we went inside we were made totally welcome by the two servers. The guy took me through the...More

Thank FiveStarVegas
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Great service and food. All tasted homemade. Nice variety of bbq sauces enhanced what we had. Steady flow of locals so good value too.

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Look carefully and you will find this easily missed BBQ joint in downtown Miami. Your diligence will be rewarded! First off, you are greeted by very nice people who run it. Then you notice the delicious aromas! There’s a chalkboard with an ever-changing menu of...More

Thank jg3arrow
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

A little place hidden in a very sketchy neighborhood-especially after far. But, the food is worth it. After a long day traveling it was one of the few places open. Only complaint was serving size of brisket was slightly small. Another slice or two would...More

Thank acwooly
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant with good food. You know a place has good food when people are waiting to sit. The waitstaff is on the move constantly. The place is really hopping. Our orders were taken and the food arrived fast and hot. Good food with low...More

Thank Patti D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 NE 1st St, Miami, FL 33132-2504
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 305-377-2877
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