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Benny's BBQ - CLOSED

3044 Stony Point Rd, Suite #23, Richmond, VA 23235-2349
+1 804-320-7447
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good18%
  • Average28%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (11 reviews)
“pork” (12 reviews)
“cole slaw” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3044 Stony Point Rd, Suite #23, Richmond, VA 23235-2349
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Reviews (69)
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2016

Love Bennie's BBQ. They smoke it themselves and pile it high. Best BBQ sauce in the world. Love this place.

Thank Shirley G
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

All of Benny's food is amazing, but their wings are the best I've ever had. They are crispy, smoky, meaty, and saucy all at the same time! Benny's also offers a nice selection of local beers which never hurts.

Thank Fourhourwindow
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We tried to have dinner at Benny's last night. It was dark. The legal notice posted on the door indicates to me that Benny's has not paid their rent. Many of the restaurants we enjoy have closed recently.

4  Thank William S
FilmVA, Guest Relations Manager at Benny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

This is true. The new owner didn't pay any bills. 22 years down the drain.

Reviewed 31 August 2016

Best Barbecue in Richmond hands down! None of that sloppy too much sauce so you can't taste the pork.

Thank adventurefamily05
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Maybe, if you're a regular, this place works, but as a first-come, I was very disappointed. It was a Saturday night at 5:30 and they had a large party, so maybe that explains it. From walking in and not being seated or told to seat...More

Thank PoeFan1836
FilmVA, Marketing at Benny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2016

Benny''s BBQ is very sorry you felt you were not taking care of in a timely manner. Yes, your did arrive when a party of 25 also just arrive. This is not a excuse, at Benny's, each customer is greeted and is suggested a seating...More

Reviewed 14 August 2016

I went with five other people for dinner. I liked my meal which was a veggie panini as did my two children who had basic pub food. The three other adults with me ordered bbq and they just didn't enjoy their meals. Waitstaff were very...More

Thank jennsinger
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Excellent BBQ, sauces, and the greens are perfect. Everybody loved the slaw and baked beans and we were pleasantly surprised to find delicious slice rolls available for takeout.

Thank virginia t
Reviewed 12 June 2016

When you enter Benny's, you enter a room that has a bar on the left and several booths on the right. In the "back" of this room is a passageway to another, larger, dining room and a counter, behind which a "preparer" fixes the meat...More

Thank urbanguy
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

As far as I'm concerned, Benny's has the best BBQ in RVA! If you think I'm kidding, try the wings! Smoked, fried, sauced, crispy and meaty. The chopped pork and hush puppies are also to die for!

Thank Fourhourwindow
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Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Our food was really good. We had the smoked beef. Waitress was friendly and very helpful. The side dishes are all handmade on sight and we're all very good.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3044 Stony Point Rd, Suite #23, Richmond, VA 23235-2349
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-320-7447
  • E-mail
Description
Our mission is to provide our customers with a delicious all naturally smoked pork shoulder that is chopped to order right in font of the customer. Our appetizers, side dishes and desserts are home made fresh daily along with our signature sauces. Our business philosophy is simple: "Treat others as you would personally like to be treated and provide them with the best quality products and services at reasonable prices." Our restaurant has received the Governor Bob McDonald's award for Best BBQ in Virginia 2010, We have been featured on Virginia This Morning (WTVR Channel 6) as Best BBQ in Richmond. We are the ONLY BBQ restaurant that has been invited to the Governor's Mansion 3 years in a row (4 including this year when the event is scheduled) to showcase our BBQ. At Benny's BBQ we strive to serve you the best BBQ meal we can offer. As a rule since the original owner, Benny Gill owned the restaurant if you are not satisfied with your meal we will gladly make it right for you. All we ask in return is the opportunity to make your dining experience most enjoyable. Our servers are trained to check on our guests several times during your meal to make sure you are happy with your entire dining experience.
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