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Lil Reds

1705 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2228
+1 954-463-7883
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (28 reviews)
“dirty rice” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
1705 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2228
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you want delicious southern cooking.. look no more. I've come to this restaurant for several years and it's always consistently great. The Cajun grilled catfish, dirty rice, collard greens and sweet tea are my all time favorite. And don't even get me started on...More

Thank blackbird-irene
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I was in Miami for a Marlins game and found this place on TA. Several reviews said the barbecue was good and I always look for good barbecue. But...this was not it. The place is a decent size inside. You seat yourself and then the...More

Thank Amos C
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I live close by and my schedule is upside down. They open at 7 and close at 10. I can always get something good at a reasonable price. That is a feat in this tourist city. So stop on in and be prepared to be...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This was my first visit to Li'l Red's and I really enjoyed it. Obviously very popular and packed with happy eaters.Despite being 95% full, service was still very good. I decided to pig out on Red's Mix Grill (for breakfast!!) 2 eggs, bacon, pork chop,...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Excellent BBQ and great should food sides like black eyed peas and greens. You do not go to this place for ambience. Is a little dingy and worn. But the food is great and the service super. The waitress said, "If you liked this dinner,...More

Thank marksw s
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

If you are in the area and you enjoy local bar b que, this is the place for you. Lil Reds is not fancy, but clean and has great food. The ribs are delicious and you get two sides with any entree. They have about...More

Thank J-W
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Lil Reds, good food, good service, reasonably priced & great location ~ within walking distance from our motel ~ Thank you!

Thank vicki3432017
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Great, family friendly location and atmosphere. Menu includes food and beverages for kids. Portions are very generous yet affordable. Each meal includes two sides. Food is outstanding, barbecue pork and beef expertly prepared, sauce is delicious. Wide variety of burgers to choose from as well....More

Thank sanl6572
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Neighborhood restaurant. Reasonable prices. Not much ambiance. Not much of a view. Very downscale. You come here to eat, period. For breakfast I got two eggs over easy with corned beef hash, home fries and a biscuit. The food was very good. The eggs were...More

Thank Bunmaster2014
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We were spending a pre-cruise night at a nearby motel that recommended Lil Reds for BBQ. We were tired from a long day of driving and were just looking for something quick and easy to get to and then back for some sleep. Lil Reds...More

Thank Ron J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1705 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2228
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-463-7883
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