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Southern Soul Barbeque

2020 Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2807
912 638 SOUL
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (266 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (220 reviews)
“burnt ends” (84 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2020 Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2807
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I went here and don't regret it! Very packed but still fast. The food was so good. We definitely recommend the fried Oreos!

Thank Victoria C
Reviewed yesterday

No one does it better than Southern Soul. One of our regular eats. No matter what you order, you won't be disappointed. Highly recommended!

Thank macphersonperson
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Place was packed. Sat at the little bar they have. Nice beer selection. Ordered ribs, pulled pork, Mac and cheese, fried okra, and Brunswick stew. Everything was fantastic. Not a bad item on that plate. Nice selection of sauces. And for dessert....fried Oreos! Recommend this...More

Thank danda84
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our large family party of 12 recently had a great meal at Southern Soul. Service was efficient and friendly in spite of our large group and many other people there, it being a Saturday night. We sampled pretty much everything on the menu and not...More

Thank AnnaWayne
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Get the food to go--while it's all delicious, the seating is non existent inside. Birds can be an issue outside. The food is wonderful though. Burnt ends are the best--their Brunswick stew is very thick and some people expect something thinner, but overall this restaurant...More

Thank savingcentsably
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had my first experience at Southern Soul after having so many friends rave about it. While I have some friends who think it is amazing, I thought it was good. My favorite place on the island, no but I'm not a huge BBQ fan. If...More

Thank KS0010
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Super casual, walk up, get in line and order. The burnt ends beef sandwich with fried green beans and ranch dip will forever be a must have when I'm in St Simons. Gets crazy busy during typical lunch hours so get there early!

Thank Wine-dine-wine
Reviewed 4 days ago

This off the roadside BBQ place does not dissapoint. There was a little line out the door that went pretty fast. The food was delicous and it was a fun atmosphere too. The portions are generous with lots of BBQ sauces to experiment with on...More

Thank Jammin1985
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Picked up 2 pounds of pulled pork, and a couple of smoked chickens. It was some of the best BBQ that I have had in some time, with the right amount of smoke and flavor. Every bit of it was consumed immediately, and we all...More

Thank Donny H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a great place for BBQ; the sauce variety is amazing! The mac-n-cheese was just okay, but the meat was well rendered and delicious

Thank Jennifer A
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Jeffry K
Do you sell by mail order?
21 June 2015|
Response from Gatepost Record... C |
Southern Soul ships sauces, rubs, t-shirts and hats all over the U.S. Visit our website for info!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2020 Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2807
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Saint Simons Island
  • Phone Number: 912 638 SOUL
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