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Dianne's Old Time Barbeque

6707 SE US Highway 301, Hawthorne, FL 32640
+1 352-481-3305
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (30 reviews)
“beans” (16 reviews)
“sliced pork” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6707 SE US Highway 301, Hawthorne, FL 32640
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Reviewed yesterday

This out-of-the-way BBQ restaurant in a small town 20 or so miles East of Gainesville, FL continues to be a favorite of both locals and those like me who drive a little extra just to enjoy the food. Dianne's has a luncheon special that includes...More

Thank Kenneth K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The chicken was so moist didn't need any sauce!!! The atmosphere was nice and pleasant with the staff so friendly and they where very attentive!!

Thank staceytucker41
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My chicken was nicely smoked with good flavor and was served moist without any sauce. The collard greens were also quite good and were a large portion. The sauces are just ok but the prices are right and the wait staff are quick. There are...More

Thank dolomoto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A middle of nowhere BBQ. Formally a Sony's Real Pit BBQ I don't believe anything has changes as it as good as ever. Super staff serve you with a country smile. Food will arrive in minutes of ordering. Large parking area easily accessible from northbound...More

Thank coopervanning
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Wanted to stop for something local (not McDonald type) for lunch and this crowed little place looked busy enough to give it a try. Sure glad we did! What great BBQ, I had the beef slices and hubby had the pork both with all the...More

Thank Sherry G
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I had always seen numerous cars at this restaurant each time I passed it. Today was no exception except it was lunch time. Decided to give it a try hoping we could eat in a reasonable amount of time and then continue on our trip....More

Thank rapgator
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great specials for great price. Food is always delicious. Lots of people in the restaurant to eat. Love the combo plates. Enough for me to make 2 meals.

Thank ML V
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is not very large but was clean and well kept. The staff seemed friendly. The portion sizes were decent and the prices were affordable.

Thank Nevyntoo
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We just love coming here the food is not too expensive and is unbelievably delicious great setting for large families always friendly staff just great food and great people.

Thank Moose06
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped on our way home to NC. We shared the combo plate...Great smoke flavor !! Everything was tenfer and delicious. Beans were great too. Glad we.stopped. waitress told us they have been smoking for over 30 years and.it shows in the flavor and tenderness...More

Thank akasha57
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6707 SE US Highway 301, Hawthorne, FL 32640
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Hawthorne
  • Phone Number: +1 352-481-3305
phone 352-481-3305, no website
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