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Down South Barbecue

830 A1A N, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082-3287
+1 904-273-9902
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (15 reviews)
“ribs” (15 reviews)
“baked beans” (6 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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LOCATION
830 A1A N, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082-3287
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Reviewed April 6, 2015

I never even realized this place existed in the 8 years I lived here. We always ate at Woodys Bbq- which is good, but never excited me. My parents saw it in the strip mall near our house and stepped in to grab a menu....More

Thank pontevedragirl
Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

Don't let the strip mall fool you, Wally serves up some mean BBQ. My wife and I stopped in for a late lunch on our way out of Jacksonville. We were greeted by this crusty guy named Wally and quickly exchanged glances, wondering if we...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed December 18, 2014

We recently moved to Ponte Vedra and stopped by Barb and Wally's for a quick lunch. What a pleasant surprise. My husband and I had the BBQ Sloppy Joe. It was delicious, full of good flavors and served on a fresh sesame roll. I had...More

Thank jojoltt
Reviewed December 18, 2014

We had lunch for the first time at a little restaurant named Down South Barbecue. The place has the feel of a true " Mom and Pop" operation. The place is small without frills. The waiter was fun, fast, and helpful to us. The food...More

Thank claudia392
Reviewed October 11, 2014

Yes, it's a little hole-in-the-wall place in a strip mall. However, if you're not going to take 12 hours or so to make your own BBQ meats, come here. The pulled pork is awesome and their cole slaw is some of the best I've ever...More

Thank felis714
Reviewed July 2, 2014

I've always had good luck with Tripadvisor recommendations for restaurants, but not tonight. We were the only ones in there, yet waitress failed to tell us they ran out of the beef option.(mind you - it's just her and the cook). We ordered the pork....More

Thank rcsieg
Reviewed July 2, 2014

This was takeout. Great sides, including delicious garlic bread! French fries were good but too greasy and heavy on the stomach. Tried pulled pork and turkey barbecue. Tasty, good portions of family style order with variety of sauces from which to choose. Note no bar...More

Thank Auntiejj
Reviewed June 25, 2014

Not fancy, but good food and friendly. Alot of bang for the buck. We always call and get take out. Does not serve beer, which for me is a must with BBQ!

Thank HoustonW4345
Reviewed June 19, 2014

Food certainly is a determining factor when frequenting a restaurant. A close second are the people and service. Barb and Wally make you feel like family and that makes the dining experience second to none. Do your self a favor and experience what most restaurants...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

Got carry out and the place was hopping but service was quick and friendly. BBQ pork was excellent. I will be back for more.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 830 A1A N, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082-3287
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ponte Vedra Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-273-9902
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