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Island BBQ - CLOSED

2496 Palm Ridge Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3217
+1 239-472-3010
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
17 Aug 2014
“Not great”
19 Jul 2014
“Delicious and fed 4 adults for under $30!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Pizza, Italian, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2496 Palm Ridge Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3217
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11 - 20 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 27 March 2014 via mobile

My family and I have eaten from many different barbecue places over the years and Island BBQ was one of the "not so great" ones we've tried. The food wasn't anything special, and I personally didn't care for the mac 'n cheese. (Too greasy.) The...More

Thank LizzieTravels2000
Reviewed 17 February 2014

Tried to get BBQ on a Sunday for dinner. Based on their ad they are opened 7 days a week. Called both numbers listed and got no answer on one line and a message on the other with no mention that they were closed. My...More

1  Thank drsfm
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Stayed on the island for the weekend and decided to try out Island Barbecue. Server was friendly, didn't mind swapping side dishes of slaw and collard greens for corn and cornbread. Ribs were the best I have had in a while. Chicken, beans, and macaroni...More

1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 February 2014

Spent a week at Sanibel late January 2014. Decided to pick up some takeout. Tried Island BBQ, located in a small mall next to Subway. DO NOT MAKE THE SAME MISTAKE! We pulled in at 5:30 p.m. Ordered a meal for two that included ribs....More

1  Thank Jay S
Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

We got the honey mustard pizza and a pizza with pulled pork, chicken, and brisket (can't remember the name of the pizza). All very good it is on a flat bread then cooked with all of it on it! It is a defent try. It...More

Thank Redcurlz1834
Reviewed 26 January 2014

We ordered the pulled pork "un-wich". Delicious pork, coleslaw and pickles! Prices are great too. No indoor seating so we took ours back to house because weather was a bit cool but there is seating outdoors if you prefer.

Thank DianeP856
Reviewed 6 January 2014

Hi again. Island BBQ Has a nice full menu featuring 5 kinds of BBQ Sauce: Island Sauce, Smokey Sauce, Sweet Vinegar (Carolina style) Sauce, Mustard Sauce and Spicy Orange. They have Beach Boxes and Regular food too. - However - They are hard to find...More

Thank OldeBear
Reviewed 5 December 2013

Mainly just a take out, which generally means not that hot. All I had was the pulled pork with the "smoky sauce" and it was unbelievably, indescribably delicious. If you are in Sanibel and you are a barbeque fan, you owe it to yourself to...More

Thank Mooseman_9
Reviewed 8 November 2013 via mobile

Quick and good. Nice easy atmosphere. Everywhere else on the island people were waiting and I walked right in got my sandwich and a cold beer and some good conversation.

Thank golfnov26
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Went here for a quick take away pizza. Menu has pulled pork, chicken, brisket in a variety of ways that are also toppings for pizza. We ordered 3 pizzas and a side of fries and waited inside with no seat for 20 minutes. Next time...More

1  Thank sarzit11
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  • Address: 2496 Palm Ridge Rd, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3217
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sanibel Island
  • Phone Number: +1 239-472-3010
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