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Fairchild Tropical Garden
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9200 S Dixie Highway · interesting places nearby
Shorty’s BBQ information
If you’re gonna make a mess of yourself, best do it by dribbling some smoky barbecue sauce on the long wooden picnic tables at this South Dade institution. It’s not the best barbecue in the world, but for Texas-style brisket in South Florida, it’s as good as life gets.