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Sonny's BBQ

1024 Saxon Blvd, Near the Intersection of Saxon Boulevard and Medical Center Drive, Orange City, FL 32763-8467
+1 386-775-9900
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sliced pork” (8 reviews)
“cornbread” (8 reviews)
“ribs” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1024 Saxon Blvd, Near the Intersection of Saxon Boulevard and Medical Center Drive, Orange City, FL 32763-8467
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch with a friend waiting on car repairs was an enjoyable experience in an unoffensive atmosphere. Was surprised they had Brunswick stew, although it wasn't on the menu. Even more surprising, it was really, really good! My sliced pork was good, if a little fatty....More

Thank Fred L
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Tina was our waitress tonight and she was excellent!! The pulled pork had excellent flavor and was very tender! Used the sweet BBQ sauce which was yummy!! She kept the drink refills coming and was very knowledgeable about the menu! Look forward to going back...More

Thank Yellat72
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived shortly before 5pm on a Monday. Short wait in line to be seated. Once seated waited several minutes for server to take order. However three tables seated after me were greeted by their server and drink orders taken. My server finally arrived and took...More

Thank James H
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for bringin' this to our attention, James H. Please email social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details of your experience, along with your phone number and the location you were at. We appreciate your feedback, and would like to get you in touch with our team!

Reviewed 10 August 2017

It is always hot and fresh. We don't get to go for dinner but lunch is fast and fresh. The wait staff is also very friendly and quick. Love the all you can eat meat. Great for atkins diet.

Thank johneL2766HZ
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Our food was great and came out super fast! Loved our server, she was really funny and nice. Would love to come again!

Thank PsychoSweetheart
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We were a party of three for lunch and ordered off the lunch menu our total bill with tip was $25.00 not bad. The all our lunches were very good and included side dishes of your choice. Try for lunch it is a good change...More

1  Thank Rhino32713
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Nice & tender Baby Back Ribs for a reasonable price. Excellent service. Knowledgeable about which menu items contained gluten. Definitely returning.

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Service was great! The young man that waited on us did a great job. I asked if I could sample the pulled pork and the chicken to make my decision, the waiter was told NO by the cook. My thought after this was that they...More

1  Thank Sharon H
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

We’re very sorry to hear you weren't completely satisfied with your recent visit, Sharon H. We’d like to try to help—please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details of your experience, including the location, and your phone number. Your feedback is important to us.

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Love their sliced pork with a sweet potato and salad. my husband loves the pulled pork, Great food at a great price.

Thank pbeach2
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Thanks for takin' the time to leave your feedback, pbeach2. We're glad to hear you enjoyed and look forward to seein' you again real soon!

Reviewed 30 January 2017

We stopped in while traveling through Florida. Heard that Sonny's BBQ was great and it was. We found the servers to be friendly and the BBQ food to be good tasting. We stop by here again. My spouse gets the pulled chicken while I get...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1024 Saxon Blvd, Near the Intersection of Saxon Boulevard and Medical Center Drive, Orange City, FL 32763-8467 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Orange City
  • Phone Number: +1 386-775-9900
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In 1968, we were just a local BBQ joint in Gainesville, Florida. Today, we're still a local BBQ joint. We just happen to be in a few more locations. But we still do things the same way Floyd "Sonny" Tillman and his wife, Lucille, did back then. We still slow-smoke over oak for up to 12 hours at a time. We still serve generous portions. And we still believe people should be able to go out to eat and feel right at home.
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