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Sonny's BBQ

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6606 Gall Boulevard, Zephyrhills, FL 33542 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
+1 813-782-4272
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Crystal Springs, Florida, United States
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sonnys bbq rocks! great prices , great food, best place in town for bbq. nice and friendly people, highly recommend!

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Thank Terri W
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a late lunch while visiting family in Fla. I ordered the beef brisket plate that came with two sides and corn bread. I chose macaroni and cheese and potato salad as my sides. Mac and cheese was good but generic. Potato salad was outstanding and tasted homemade. The beef brisket was easily the best brisket I've ever... More 

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Thank Karen P
Smithville, Tennessee
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I have eaten here many times and each time its just as good. This trip I had the baby back ribs that fell off the bone. Side dishes were good also. Restaurant was clean and service was good.

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Thank manokes
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151 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Food is typical for Sonny's BBQ. Service was very good at this location. We didn't have any issues and our server was quick and attentive.

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Thank LindsayNjoe429
Lawton, Oklahoma
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We had a great meal on a week night,service was very good along with the food. We had a table with plenty of room.

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Thank railroadra
Zephyrhills, Florida
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Sonny's is one of my favorite restaurants to frequent. The service is always great and the food is always excellent. If you like barbecue, then Sonny's is the place to go.

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Thank Frederick P
Windsor, Connecticut
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

we passed by the area and found Sonny's...We decided to order our take-out lunch. I got lunch special with two sides...I enjoyed my sweet pulled pork bbq with coleslaw and mac and cheese....Wow!! I enjoyed my lunch (had left over which was still so yummy) and the sweet corn bread is always a wonderful treat. My husband got beef brisket... More 

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Thank Simba1031
Zephyrhills, Florida
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The service is always fast and friendly at Sonny's. Food is fresh and quick to the table. The building is clean and nice place to meet local people. The best part about Sonny's is the you know they care about their customers and service.

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Thank theeggman1
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

A decent chain BBQ joint fequented by locals. Always busy serving lunch and dinner...make sure you get there early. They offer all the usual fixins and sauces for your favorite dish.

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

Thanks for takin' the time to leave your feedback, Ted W. We're glad to hear you enjoyed and look forward to seein' you again real soon! More 

Zephyrhills, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I went to eat at this resturant yesterday... Service was okay for most part.. Little pricy on meals no lunch specials where offered here. Little disappointed with that..

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

We’re very sorry to hear you were disappointed with your recent visit, mommabearplum. We’d like to try to help—please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details of your experience, including the location, and your phone number. Your feedback is important to us. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6606 Gall Boulevard, Zephyrhills, FL 33542 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Zephyrhills
  • Phone Number: +1 813-782-4272
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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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?