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Honey Bears Barbeque

) #1,414 of 2,599 Restaurants in Phoenix ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue
2824 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1019
+1 602-279-7911
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average28%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“hot links” (5 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2824 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a huge BBQ fan, smoke my own, and visit BBQ wherever I travel. This place is disappointing. I had the combo sandwich/ rib plate. The ribs were very dry. It didn't seem dry from overcooking, but overdry from sitting out too long. They...More

Thank stevenroz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK, the AC unit was out, but the Pulled Pork was still cooking. We did a take-out, along with Cole Slaw, and the Fries, and used some leftover Onion Buns at home, to make a few sandwiches. The Pulled Pork was excellent! The Slaw, still...More

2  Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Loved Honey Bears when we lived in Phoenix and just made it back after a number of years. Not sure what happened but it went downhill. Sauce is still great and the Mac and cheese still awesome. Fries were good too. Pulled pork must not...More

Thank Brandon K
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I have been driving by this place for at least 15 years always wanted to stop. The other day i was yerning for ribs so drove by and had the rib dinnet. No frills just good baby back ribs a fair price for a great...More

Thank Nadinefromdacity
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Wow, this place really surprised me. Went there for the first time during mother's day and we were very impressed with the food. The place itself is a little old and not in pristine conditions but the staff was very nice and the food was...More

Thank Angel M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Expected a lot better quality. The food was hot, but the sauce was sweet & hot, but very little flavor. The collard greens were salty and very spicy. Potato salad was too "soupy". Expected much better.

Thank gilliwag
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Arrived about 1800 for dinner and they were out of brisket. Got the pulled pork sandwich instead and it was the longest wait ever for something that is pretty much already made. Really slow and it did not seem to be because they were busy....More

Thank David H
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I don't expect much from my BBQ Joints as far as decor goes, it's about the food after all, and sometimes the funkier the better. But an abandoned IHOP?? Sorry, we should have taken the hint. From there it just got worse, did we mention...More

1  Thank goamazon
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Always get a rack or two ribs to go. Throw in some potato salad and greens. A family go to every other month. Too far!! Come to Laveen!

Thank Twinshadie
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We just returned from a week in North Carolina, and whined that all we did was fine-dining, and had missed most of our BBQ fix points. OK, we had one BBQ lunch, which was mildly disappointing, but we pined for Carolina BBQ. My wife stopped...More

2  Thank The_Loup_Garou
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2824 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1019
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighbourhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: +1 602-279-7911
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