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Bono's Pit Bar-B-Q - CLOSED

6760 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32605-4313
+1 352-331-3112
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good21%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (4 reviews)
“drive thru” (3 reviews)
“big portions” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
6760 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32605-4313
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

There's not much good BBQ to choose from in Gainesville. I ate at Adam's Rib Co. yesterday and wasn't impressed. I went to Bono's today to compare and ordered the same thing...pork, ribs, mac and cheese and baked beans. Bono's was way better. The meal...More

Thank coachbradbrunson
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This place is located in an area that is so busy it took us almost a half hour to travel to Bono's by car from our motel, which was a little more than three blocks away. Avoid travel to Bono's during rush hour. We were...More

Thank travels B
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

On the way from Naples heading north and was convenient off I75. We like to try new establishments and bar b q sounded good. We arrived at lunch time. Immediately was greeted, seated and serviced. Waitress was very friendly, somewhat unfamiliar with specials with "...More

Thank FRmboy
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We split a sloppy pig and a 1949. Both were absolutely awesumly great, we agreed, and we will be back for sure. Great food, great service, great smells!!. If you like bbq you will love this.

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here on our way to Atlanta, and we are glad we stopped. Great food, big portions, quick service. If we lived near here we would eat here often!

Thank KathyJed
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in Monday evening while driving to Tallahassee. First thing you notice when you walk in is the amazing smell of the pit! Second is the friendly welcome, our server (didn't catch his name) was super nice and obviously knew a lot about BBQ. The...More

Thank Olivia Y
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Slawpy pig sandwich! It was delicious, we liked being able to see the guy working the pit & meat. The mustard sauce is very mustardy , the hickory red had a little kick but the sweet n tangy was just right. Portions were not skimpy!...More

Thank MarkRebecca1217
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I ordered a meal to be delivered by doorstep delivery and when I received it I only got a half rack instead of a full rack of ribs. I paid $22 for a half rack?? When I called to explain this to the manager she...More

Thank KandCjourney
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Went for lunch and got their BBQ Feast for 2-3 and for the 3 of us, it was plenty! Service was fast and food came out quick and hot. Wait staff was very friendly and will certainly go again!

Thank travelnmax
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We were looking for a place close to the La Quinta Hotel that offered good food we could carry out. The brisket was very good and the portion was generous. If you want a family friendly, home cooked meal in a casual restaurant, Bono's is...More

Thank Jim W
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6760 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32605-4313
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-331-3112
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