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Dobbs BBQ

2636 S Oates St, Dothan, AL 36301-5682
+1 334-794-5195
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  • Very good24%
  • Average27%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible14%
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American, Barbecue
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2636 S Oates St, Dothan, AL 36301-5682
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If throwing under-cooked ribs on a plate slathered in terrible bbq sauce is your idea of a good meal, them visit Dobbs. Otherwise, stay away. Not busy, early lunch. The iced unsweetened tea was good.

Thank Nedra N
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Dobbs is frequently packed with vehicles and one would think that means the food is good. No so. If you are looking for good BBQ in Dothan our the Southeast for that matter, this is not the place. Service is slow, the food is mediocre...More

Thank Kurt M
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Been stopping at this family owned business to grab food to go on our way to the beach for 40 years. This trip picked up both sliced and chipped BBQ sandwiches, French fries, and a quart of Brunswick stew. Never miss an opportunity to get...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Owner must have read previous posts about cleanliness. Floors, tables etc were very clean. Very friendly wait staff. Don't be offended if you are called baby, sweetheart or darling..it is the South. Wife had rib plate and I had the meat combo. Pork,beef and ribs..menu...More

Thank Phil Z
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I was going thru Dothan for the first time in years and stopped in at Dobbs. I have eaten at Dobbs for decades and used to enjoy the food. I was very disappointed in the meal. I had the combo plate (beef, pork, and ribs)...More

Thank bufordshighway
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Location, location, location! Been frequenting this restaurant for over 50 years. People either love it or stay away. Mostly bar b que is sold here , but they also have homemade strawberry cake as well as chili, veg soup, turkey salad, camp stew. The restaurant...More

Thank rhw8011
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I grabbed a pulled pork sandwich to go and they were very quick. Their pulled pork comes with sauce on it but you could still taste the smoke. Large portion for a decent price. Very friendly workers. Nothing amazing but good.

Thank Rather_Nomadic
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

The waitress was super sweet! My daughter said the sweet tea was good. My husband & I got the pork potatoes. They were cooked well and tasted fine. Please know that the menu says there is cheese on the potato-it is melted, Velveeta type cheese....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Dobbs is a regular stop on our travels, great ribs and sauce. The ribs are meaty,not too much fat and just enough pull from the bones. The sauce is suspect is a mustard base and is good to the last drop. We got the sauce...More

Thank kevin389
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

What a shame an old place like this has to get to the point you can't go there anymore. Been stopping here on way to Beach for 40 years from Ohio. The men's rest room I don't think has been touched in 40 years and...More

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2636 S Oates St, Dothan, AL 36301-5682
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Dothan
  • Phone Number: +1 334-794-5195
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