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Dobbs BBQ

2636 South Oates Street, Dothan, AL 36301-5682
+1 334-794-5195
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good24%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
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American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2636 South Oates Street, Dothan, AL 36301-5682
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you're looking for a no frills, jam up BBQ joint, this place is it! The service was spectacular, food got to us quick, and it was so delicious!! We shared the combination plate and it was a ton of food. We had fries and...More

Thank TABETHA D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On our way to Destin and stopped by for bar BBQ. Husband liked half chicken. I didn't like my bar b q sandwich or slaw. The place needs to be cleaned up! Bathroom not clean and restaurant needed to be cleaned. Hope kitchen was cleaner...More

Thank Sherry C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disappointed in this restaurant - BBQ was below average and service slow although they were not busy.

Thank Clay C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

driving through my hometown i decided to get a quick lunch at one of my favorite places back in high school. I ordered a chopped pork platter and they must use a blender as i do not recall eating a manwich or sloppy joe but...More

Thank bamafutbal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While traveling to Tallahassee... I happened past Dobbs Famous BBQ. I was wanting some slow smoked brisket... to enjoy as I traveled. Dobbs DOES NOT have brisket. I was told brisket was a cheep cut... and they used a higher quality beef. I was told...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Asked whether we were looking for a national chain or a local BBQ, we opted for the local BBQ and our hosts recommended Dobbs. We found it just as we wanted: quick service, great food, friendly and homey. Husband enjoyed a BBQ platter while I...More

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Informal ma and Pa restaurant, not a chain. Decor is fish trophies and paintings and photos. Kind of fun. I had chipped pork with stew. Both were very tasty. The homemade hot sauce was Tabasco like, but more flavorful. Highly recommend for local atmosphere and...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Nothing fancy or frilly, but amazing barbecue! Hands down a super friendly place. Service was fast. Food was served fast as well. So glad we stopped here.

Thank Joybug1952
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I'm not a big fan of bar b q , but if you want the most deelish cake ever, this is the place to go. It's not fancy at all, but homey

Thank LovinglifeinItaly888
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Title states it all!! Family owned over generations over 100 years ago. Love this place and another "must go" place to have the best BBQ.

Thank msmandy2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2636 South Oates Street, Dothan, AL 36301-5682
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Dothan
  • Phone Number: +1 334-794-5195
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