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Honey Bears Barbeque

2824 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1019
+1 602-279-7911
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good31%
  • Average28%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2824 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1019
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Just a couple of days ago I had the opportunity to visit this establishment. Upon entering it looked very very clean and it was. My complaint overall what's the food and the preparation of it, the barbecue was something I could have did at home...More

Thank Preachermam
Reviewed 1 December 2017

BBQ as it should be! A great menu, spectacular sauce. The only problem is selecting one to take home after you have lunch!

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant close to Suns arena. This is a small BBQ restaurant, the menu is typical BBQ, we had sliders with 3 different meats. The food was very good, with sauces that could be added after you receive your meal. They...More

Thank phyllis a
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I went to this restaurant on a Sunday afternoon. The area seems pretty empty on the weekends and Honey Bear's was mostly empty as well. There is an outside area to eat by the entrance. I went to the counter to order and asked what...More

Thank rickity
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We stopped here before going to a Diamondbacks game. It was kind of a dive, but some great bbq places are like that. We ordered 2 combo plates and the cashier didn't have any idea what we wanted even though we order by number. 2...More

Thank ROBERT2448
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I am a huge BBQ fan, smoke my own, and visit BBQ wherever I travel. This place is disappointing. I had the combo sandwich/ rib plate. The ribs were very dry. It didn't seem dry from overcooking, but overdry from sitting out too long. They...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 27 June 2017

OK, the AC unit was out, but the Pulled Pork was still cooking. We did a take-out, along with Cole Slaw, and the Fries, and used some leftover Onion Buns at home, to make a few sandwiches. The Pulled Pork was excellent! The Slaw, still...More

3  Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Loved Honey Bears when we lived in Phoenix and just made it back after a number of years. Not sure what happened but it went downhill. Sauce is still great and the Mac and cheese still awesome. Fries were good too. Pulled pork must not...More

Thank Brandon K
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I have been driving by this place for at least 15 years always wanted to stop. The other day i was yerning for ribs so drove by and had the rib dinnet. No frills just good baby back ribs a fair price for a great...More

Thank Nadinefromdacity
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Wow, this place really surprised me. Went there for the first time during mother's day and we were very impressed with the food. The place itself is a little old and not in pristine conditions but the staff was very nice and the food was...More

Thank Angel M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2824 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1019
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighbourhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: +1 602-279-7911
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