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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” (285 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (231 reviews)
“burnt ends” (91 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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2020 Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2807
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is the real deal--they do pulled pork, ribs, and chicken right, and the sides (not just standards like mac and cheese but also rarer things like hoppin John) are right there with them. The only downside is the lack of parking to accommodate...More

Thank VandelayNJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very satisfying meal! The staff was very accommodating even while busy. Food took longer than expected, but noticing business volume upon arrival made us appreciate the wait!

Thank Jcarmick27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the pulled pork plate with greens & baked beans and my husband gets the turkey ( how boring) . It's fun to see the crowd and smartest to order online. It's expensive for BBQ but really good and I think leaner than most.They...More

Thank Flicka54
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had to back to St. Simon's Island just to get to some more of their BBQ. This time we went on Friday which is "Prime Rib Day." My son and I split a "Sampler Platter" of Ribs, Pulled Pork, Brisket, and a Prime Rib Sandwich....More

1  Thank PalmettoRebel
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of those places that people raved to us about so it set the expectation really high! It was good but not the best BBQ ever! I got take away which may not have helped. They were out of ribs at 5 pm...More

Thank globetrotnshop
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go 'off script' I can't be responsible. The ribs are outstanding. Sauces are abundant if you so choose. Cold beer, BBQ and the south! It just don't get much better.

Thank FrogtownCreek
Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat a lot of Q in our travels, and I've been known to serve a pretty good plate from my smoker. Southern Soul's brisket and Fox's brisket in Atlanta are tied for #1 in our book. A must try if you like Q.

Thank ramblinghornet
Reviewed 1 week ago

The brisket sandwich was piled high and very good. Decent Brunswick Stew, as well. Good fried okra. Sorry, that's all I've tried. Very busy place during high season but, service was quite good. Prices are fair. I doubt that you will be disappointed. Oh, it...More

Thank TheCarribeanQueen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing BBQ, lived up to the hype. Very busy, but they are efficient. Order the ribs, but go early, they were close to running out!

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always wonder if an establishment will even meet the expectation set by reviews, media, etc. Have no fear, expectations were exceeded and then some. Called ahead to understand the establishment and found the folks there to be informative and friendly. Being a party of...More

Thank jcperrin14
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Jeffry K
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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