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Armadillo Willy's

) #39 of 321 Restaurants in Sunnyvale $$ - $$$ American, Barbecue,
161 E El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1937
+1 408-245-5300
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good54%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (6 reviews)
“peanut slaw” (2 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
161 E El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1937
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Rib plate was generous. There was plenty on hand at the Sunnyvale BBQ. (fellow travelers said that the San Jose location ran out on their last visit). Side items were decent sized portions. Sauces tasted good. The style was dry-rub. And the drinks were self-refilled...More

Thank Lapster2011
Reviewed 1 week ago

Red-white checkered plastic table cloths, Order Here-Pickup There, big TVs with sports channels, all simple and very old-fashioned. But then those baby Back Ribs. Wow.

Thank royjonker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a prime brisket so tender, juicy and tasty like nowhere else. Excellent pork ribs too. Good beer selection and honest price. What else you can ask for?

Thank Ludovico V
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Pretty damn tasty barbecue options with good selection of sides. The ribs were super good and turkey was great too. Ate here twice and would go back again.

Thank Sewid
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is a good place to watch a game on one of the more basic sports channels, and get reliably good food. Some people rave about Smoking Pig, but it probably depends on your taste buds. I can walk to Armadillo Willy's a lot faster...More

Thank DarthAnonymous
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We dropped in for a late lunch. The food was okay, but I wasn't particularly wowed by it. I'm inclined to think Smoking Pig was a better BBQ, so I'm probably rating this lower than others. It was good food. The staff average and parking...More

Thank origsnoopy1
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I liked the place. The format is very simple... you choose what you like, you pay, they prepare and call you and you eat in the table you choose. Is not expensive and very tasty.

Thank agg1981
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We visited this location to enjoy my free birthday sandwich, a benefit of having a free Armadillo Willy's membership. You'll find a wide range of barbecued meats, fries, spicy beans and slaw. Sodas are all you can drink, as is the iced tea. Draft and...More

Thank SDox
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Smoked ribs were really good. Decent beer selection. Chicken tortilla soup was delicious! Mac and cheese also great. My daughter's pulled pork sandwich was excellent. Other daughter's salad was ok - the greens could have been better. Friendly service. Prices reasonable - I'd go again.

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Always enjoy their in-house smoked meats and side dishes. We seem to go there quite often. The food is always well prepared. They serve a variety of smoked meats, salalds and sides. If you sign up online you periodically get coupons

Thank CaliforniaPenguin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Barbecue, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 E El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1937
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-245-5300
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