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Sonny's BBQ

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner
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Sonny's BBQ of Nicholasville. Southern BBQ at its finest. Slow-smoking favorites like pulled pork, ribs, brisket since 1968.
PRICE RANGE
US$ 10-US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
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All reviews sliced pork ribs eggrolls coleslaw salad bar prices are very reasonable take out food was great sides waitress smoky redneck meaty lips yum
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Sonny's has great BBQ! From the smoked chicken, to the pulled pork, the brisket and the ribs, you can't find better BBQ anywhere. They also have a variety of sides to choose from and corn muffins that taste like dessert. Whether you order separate meals...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank annie02018
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Went out with my family out to eat. We ate at Sonny's Barbeque Restaurant!. Mom ordered Redneck Eggrolls. For appetizer. Never ever heard of them before. They are pull pork with home made coleslaw, pepper jack cheese mix together. With a smoky ranch dip. They...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Amy S
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Not the fanciest place but Damn! the food is great! The service we received from Cindy was excellent - always checking on us to ensure that we had everything we needed. such a nice person with a pleasant personality that made us feel very welcomed....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Repsol_SP
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I've tried the rest but this is the best! Brisket is to die for. Pulled pork and chicken is also awesome. Service was a little slow but worth the wait.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Terry S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had a group of almost 2 dozen. The wait staff was wonderful as was the food! Yum! We were placed in a room which allowed us to visit without disturbing other dinner guests.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 20 February 2018

the pork and pork is killer and the smoked sausages are a cut above, great service cold beer.everything you need for great bbq,they have sauces there but thought it would be an insult to that perfect shoulder meat or the ham

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Alex G
SonnysBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hi there, Alex. Thanks for sharin' your feedback with us. We look forward to servin' you your favorite pork again soon.

Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant continues to be our all-time favorite place to eat! The BBQ is, by far, the best on planet earth. That's why we try to drive 70 miles roundtrip at least twice a month to enjoy a great meal here. I just wish that...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank gtownky
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Sticker shock when got receipt! $20.56. Got brisket with side salad and drink. Good was good but way over priced!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank susanmY3706UZ
Reviewed 26 November 2017

This is simply THE way BBQ should be! My ribs were meaty, not full of fat. They were lightly smoked, and it was easy pulling the meat off the bones. There were plenty of sauces to try and the sides were excellent. I did think...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank hyker1
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Thanks for takin' the time to leave your feedback, Hyker1. We're glad to hear you enjoyed and look forward to seein' you again real soon!

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I have visited several of this franchise and they are all pretty good. They offer a salad bar which is an extra in my opinion.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank RAM525
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

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

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Our location has a drive thru. I don’t know if any delivery service.
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