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Sonny's BBQ

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4475 13th St, Saint Cloud, FL 34769-6724 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
+1 407-892-2285
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10:35 - 21:35
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Sun - Thu 10:35 - 21:35
Fri - Sat 10:45 - 22:05
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Saint Cloud, Florida
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45 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

the food is typical. portions are just about right and if you don't like barbcue don't go. It's all they really serve but the corn bread is a step above.

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Thank al m
Chanhassen, Minnesota
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109 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in on our way to an airboat ride with a party of 7. They promptly seated us plenty of space for larger groups. Our service was great and the food came out hot and relatively fast. The problem with Sonny's was strictly with the food. I was excited to try a little Florida BBQ as we entered the... More 

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

We’re sorry to hear you weren't completely satisfied during your last visit, PJ W. Please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details your phone number, and the location you were at. We appreciate you takin’ the time to write your review, and we hope we can help make your next visit better! More 

Keysville, Georgia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I've eaten at much better Sonny's. The was ok. The service was slow and it was on a Wednesday night.

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Thank Suzanne C
County Dublin, Ireland
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46 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This place serves such great food. The service was fast and friendly. The menu itself has a wide range of choices from turkey to brisket. Have a range of sides from fries to green beans. Everything is reasonably priced. Highly recommend the corn nuggets they were a delicious surprise. Great place for families or couples.

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Thank JenJens5
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

Thanks fro your great review, JenJens5! We hope we'll see you for another visit soon. More 

Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We got a family feast, and it beat us! Great tasty food, and fantasy value. We plan a return visit next time we're here.

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Thank paddyuk2301
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

Glad to hear you had a great visit, paddyuk2301! We hope we'll see you again soon. More 

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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Came here to experience myself some good American BBQ. And I was not disappointed! The food is nice, the service is really fast and the people are really nice. Although I think the place could be more good looking and comfortable.

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

Thanks for the feedback, Santiago! We're happy you gave us a chance and we hope you'll join us again soon. More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Our 1st time at a Sonnys... And we Definitely will go again wen we visit Florida again! We ordered the family feast which says serves four, and 2 kids meals beside. Well, the family feast is so big that it would have been enough for our family of 7. Unless u have all adults with big appetites plan that it... More 

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Thank primgal
Ireland
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159 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

I was driving this morning and I heard about Sonny’s BBQ ribs on the radio. I now wish I had been listening to another channel, First impressions were poor and my immediate reaction was that this restaurant is badly in need of a makeover. I was quickly seated and the server was very pleasant and attentive. However she kept referring... More 

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

We're sorry to hear you weren't satisfied with your visit, SeacatIreland. Let us help -- Please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details, location you visited, and your contact information. We appreciate your feedback and we hope you'll give us another chance soon! More 

Edmond, Oklahoma
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100 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

The whole team that I work with love this place. All the food is good but I did try the pulled chicken last night and it was awesome. Service is good and peach cobbler is a must have...usually go a little heavy on the cinnamon though.

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

Thanks for takin' the time to leave us your feedback, Shannon F.! We appreciate the kind words and we hope to see you again soon for another visit. More 

Langasjo, Sweden
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

Nice and tasty BBQ at the 192 in st Cloud. Good Service and good food. The Babyback ribs and the pulled pork we had was very tasty.

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

Thanks for the kind words! We hope we’ll be seein’ you again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:35 - 21:35
Monday
10:35 - 21:35
Tuesday
10:35 - 21:35
Wednesday
10:35 - 21:35
Thursday
10:35 - 21:35
Friday
10:45 - 22:05
Saturday
10:45 - 22:05
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4475 13th St, Saint Cloud, FL 34769-6724 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Cloud
  • Phone Number: +1 407-892-2285
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?