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Sonny Bryan's Smoke House

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4030 N Macarthur Blvd Ste 222, Irving, TX 75038-6425
+1 972-650-9564
11:00 - 20:30
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved the Frito pie and pulled chicken. Service is a little slow but an ideal place to hang out with friends and family

Thank 29mrinalg
Dallas, Texas
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867 reviews
664 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 399 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I don't know, I expected better. The food was moist, but I think over flavored that made it hard to like. Fresh, yes....tasty no. Not my first meal there, and maybe I'll have something different next time. The location is gloomy, they probably think it's Bar-b-q rustic. Time to update it here. Next time I'm back to ribs.

Thank CliveWatkins
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I had a great meal. I was from out of town and walked here from my hotel, it was worth it plus I ate too much and needed to walk it off. The beautiful girl behind the counter was awesome as well.

Thank salutethehag
Mansfield, Texas
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125 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

What a shame that whoever owns this ghastly local chain has besmirched the legend of the founder. I'm sure it lives off ignorant tourists at the Four Seasons. If you're from out of town stay away. A plate of chopped brisket and "pulled" pork was horrible. The brisket was bland and had no hint of smoke, with an odd braised... More 

Thank Texzilla H
Chicago, Illinois
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69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Our server was our really good as was Das Blonde beer. My ribs were ok, but my dining companion loves his brisket!

Thank hanlievanwyk
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped at Sonny Bryan's for a late business lunch with 4 people. The food was very good and service was fast. I had pulled pork and brisket. Not sure what everyone else had but they were all happy. I would go back.

Thank wilsomi73
Tyler, Texas
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I can't recommend this place. After spending all day moving, my friends and I were starving. We went here and were disappointed that we did. The place smells good from the outside but it's what's on the inside that counts right?

Thank HungryMike817
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71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This is by far the worst chain BBQ I've ever had. I spent 20 bucks on myself alone, and threw 90 percent of the food away :/ I'm giving 2 stars due to the people being nice at least. Otherwise it would be a 1.

Thank tavaroo
Omaha, Nebraska
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Had heard rumors but I tried to keep a positive attitude , how ever the rumors turned out to bee true. the meat flavor was flat and the sauces have become bland... oh well

Thank villavida41
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57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Good location and nice atmosphere inside the store. Visited on a Monday evening, place was not very busy. There were 4 young ladies working ( cashier, kitchen, a young lady taking care of dishes and tables and the manager ), they all were very professional and super friendly. Store was very clean. Food looked and tasted very good, ordered the... More 

Thank Mary S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4030 N Macarthur Blvd Ste 222, Irving, TX 75038-6425
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Irving
  • Phone Number: +1 972-650-9564

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?