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Sonny's BBQ

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4731 Commercial Way, Spring Hill, FL 34606-1926
+1 352-597-3322
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11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My hubby and I feel we can never go wrong with Sonny's. There is consistancy throught their entire chain which keeps their food great, no matter where. The only downfall was my corn on the cob was well "water-logged". Our server was very efficient and friendly and we had a very nice dinner!!

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Thank Rhonda F
Buffalo, New York
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really great food and a lot of it. You should see the size of the sweet tea! I could have swam in it, plus it was great!!! Everyone enjoyed their meals and we will surly be returning.

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Thank marla8340
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your looking for good BBQ it's here ribs chicken brisket they even have a salad bar I have never ordered anything here that came out less than delicious

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Thank ssmith7312
brooksville, Florida, USA
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Love, love, love this place! Best bbq in then area. We got the family meal, which they say it feeds four. It fed four plus leftovers to take home! What a deal! And the service was terrific!

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Thank mlelsmb2002
Spring Hill, Florida
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153 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Sonnie's does a good job cooking bbq. It's not outstanding but it's got good taste, good meat, and it always tastes the same. The sides (vegetables, coleslaw, etc) are not necessarily fresh or taste homemade. The cooked veges taste like they came from the freezer and the coleslaw is chopped small with lots of mayo, more school lunch style. The... More 

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Thank Yessyhara
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback, Yessyhara! We hope we'll see you for another visit soon. More 

Spring Hill
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Sonny's is so good, I love the coleslaw and beans. the cornbread is good, although I liked it better when they made it in little loaves. A great place to take the family.

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Thank Lucinda A
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

We're glad to hear this, Lucinda! Thanks for the great review and we look forward to you stoppin' by again! More 

Spring Hill, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We have lived in the area a year now and Sonny`s is our favorite spot for ribs, beans and slaw! Ate here four or five times and we always get the half rack special, they are awesome.

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Thank john g
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

We're glad to hear it, John! Thanks for the great review and we look forward to your next visit! More 

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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We were in Spring Hill Florida in April of this year (2016). I've never been to a Sonny's BBQ. I was extremely impressed. The food is fantastic. My husband ordered one thing & I ordered something different. He was kind enough to let me try some of his too. Both dishes were wonderful!

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Thank Sontalee
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review, Sontalee! We hope we'll see you for another visit soon. More 

Spring Hill, Florida
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110 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Sonny's is a chain of consistently good BBQ with a great salad bar. Very fast service with a full bar at this location. Tender, tasty BBQ in a family atmosphere. Food is consistent between the many locations.

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Thank RxDive
Sedona, Arizona
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172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

You can have Barbeque your way from hot to sweet to mild sauces. You can have ribs to cat fish to turkey. Their green beans are cooked with ham or bacon the southern way. Their potato salad is lots of taste and mayo. You almost always get more than you can eat, although they offer smaller meals or kids and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
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 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4731 Commercial Way, Spring Hill, FL 34606-1926
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Spring Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 352-597-3322
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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