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Dunn's Drive In Barbecue

3716 Mechanicsville Tpke, Richmond, VA 23223-1332
+1 804-329-4676
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good63%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Apr 2017
“Beef BBQ”
26 Nov 2016
“Great BBQ and Limeade”
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3716 Mechanicsville Tpke, Richmond, VA 23223-1332
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

I love their chopped beef BBQ, it's so good and I don't think I've ever had it like this anywhere else. All the sides were delicious, green beans, coleslaw, beans...and it's so affordable! We ordered a big office lunch and I was surprised by how...More

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

A classic in Richmond, Dunn's is a no frills, takeout restaurant, serving some of the best pork BBQ you can find in the area. The menu is large with home cooked meals, onion rings, pies and drinks. But my favorite are the limeades, made sweet...More

Reviewed 12 October 2015

Similar to the scenes from the movie, "American Graffiti 1", this place was a Cruiser's paradise. Cruising was killed by the alleged oil shortages of the 1970's, but Dunn's keeps on with a loyal following, good food, good service, and believable pricing. Most ANY meal...More

Reviewed 4 June 2015

Ate lunch here and got the minced pork BBQ sandwich with cole slaw. It was quite good but not as good as some other places in Richmond. I was a bit disappointed that the pork was the only BBQ in a very extensive menu. That...More

Reviewed 15 June 2013 via mobile

We ate here based on other Internet reviews. The food was amazing the limeades were the best we've ever had.

Reviewed 25 February 2013

Dunn's is a real old school carryout. It's star is Limeade. It is wonderful, although I don't recommend it for a diabetic. It's sweet! I like the BBQ, although others don't. It has the Richmond specialty Baloney Burgers. Navy beans soup. You get the picture....More

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Reviewed 29 June 2008

In a time of constant change, some things remain constant. Dunn's Bar-B-Q has been at that very slot since 1935. The key word describing this restaurant is no frills. The restaurant is strictly takeaway with a window where customers place their orders and sit on...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2007

This is just really excellent barbecue. There grape limeade is delicious as well!

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  • Address: 3716 Mechanicsville Tpke, Richmond, VA 23223-1332
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-329-4676
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