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Sonny's BBQ

4385 Park Blvd N, Pinellas Park, FL 33781-3537
+1 727-546-8300
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
“ribs” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
4385 Park Blvd N, Pinellas Park, FL 33781-3537
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 12 July 2017

It was o.k. , my family and I visited here for dinner while on vacation. Food was o.k. service was not the best. the place was not busy. It use to be a real good place to eat at a few years back.

Thank doug c
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I needed something quick and stopped for dinner and ordered the new Pitmaster Ribs and they were good. I also ordered a combo plate with regular wings and ribs which was also good.

Thank Bettye J
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped for dinner and it was very good. Our waitress apologized profusely that the management declined to allow access to either of the 2 WIFI routers that are on-site. The excuse offered was families should talk during dinner, interesting since the overly loud country...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

After helping granddaughter hang pictures and curtain rod in her new apt, we decided to get a quick lunch. Sonny's is one of my favorite BBQ restaurants and this was our first visit to this location and were not disappointed. Got the all you can...More

Thank tom4cats
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We go to this location about once a month and we always have a good experience. We did this time also.  We always go when they open at11:00am. No special reason, just our preference. I had signed up previously with Sonny's Birthday Club and got...More

Thank GeorgeRita C
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I've visited Sonnys BBQ in different states as I travel along the Interstate. Sometimes I buy the pulled pork to go and add some buns. Then I'm all set for sudden urges for BBQ. Consistency good and fresh whether I eat in or order "to...More

Thank Alaska001
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We went in for the all you can eat ribs. Three of us ordered the ribs and one the all you can eat salad bar. The ribs we they brought where tough. All of us had the same issue, so tough hard to eat. We...More

Thank bgfuntime
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Sonny's has reliably good BBQ. The portions are fair and they still have crinkle cut fries. The sweet tea is great. Generally the service is good. My only complaint is how expensive Sonny's is now. The last couple years, the prices have really gone up...More

Thank FloridaCitizen
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thank you for reachin’ out, FloridaCitizen. We appreciate you takin' the time to leave your review and will be sure to pass this along to our team. Thanks for your feedback and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Their food is very tasty. Several sides to choose from. Eat both inside & take out. Service is quick.

Thank rose1264
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thanks for takin' the time to leave your feedback, rose1264. We're glad to hear you enjoyed and look forward to seein' you again real soon!

Reviewed 17 January 2017

The 'all you can eat' dinners are aptly named. Lots of meat. Lots of sides and plenty of drink. Bring your appetite. Servers are friendly and on the spot with refills of drink and food. This is a great place if you are very hungry...More

Thank pdeveny
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
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: 4385 Park Blvd N, Pinellas Park, FL 33781-3537
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Pinellas Park
  • Phone Number: +1 727-546-8300
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Description
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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