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Tamps FL BBQ and Diner's.............

Littleman Nov 28, 2011 11:07 AM

I will be at the Homewood Suites near the airport in Tampa for about 10 days. Can you suggest a few good BBQ joints and a few diners with good country food near the HS. Thanks for the help.

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    RibDog RE: Littleman Nov 28, 2011 01:30 PM

    On BBQ, I would recommend Jimbo's on Kennedy and Holy Hog on Armenia. Jimbo's for the nostalgia and Holy Hog for the best all-around. Plus HH has brisket also.

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      sunshine842 RE: RibDog Nov 28, 2011 01:41 PM

      another vote for Jimbo's. (and the pickles.)

      (hey, Ribdog - your post links to a Jimbo's way down in Cape Coral...)

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        RibDog RE: sunshine842 Nov 28, 2011 02:27 PM

        I noticed that and deleted from my post. But thanks for letting me know.

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        askdrtodd RE: RibDog Nov 29, 2011 08:27 PM

        X2 on Holy Hog, Jimbo's is more of a fun space, but the food never blew me away.

        if you don't mind a drive, Hot Rod's is really awesome. Great bat.

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