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Saucy's Walk-up

5th and Bollingbrook Streets, Located in the Rear of the Building at 257 E. Bank Street in Petersburg, VA, Petersburg, VA 23803
+1 804-504-3075
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (88 reviews)
“beans” (39 reviews)
“chicken” (48 reviews)
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5th and Bollingbrook Streets, Located in the Rear of the Building at 257 E. Bank Street in Petersburg, VA, Petersburg, VA 23803
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I were driving to North Carolina and stopped here for lunch after reading the TripAdvisor reviews. We split the 1/3rd rib rack and the barbecue pork sandwich. Both were excellent, as were the beans and the Cole slaw. Well worth a stop....More

Thank Sheldon H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beans excellent. Ribs very good. Fall off the bone but a little tough on outside. Tacos very good. Not thrilled with the cue balls or Mac and cheese balls. Their sauce is excellent. Portions good sized and prices reasonable. Atmosphere fin and casual. Good service.

Thank ssjwis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy the uniqueness, the food and the beer selection. Very relaxing and enjoyable. Staff was pleasant.

Thank E7821BXdawnb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Samlpler is Really good and hot. The wait was not long. The ribs r delicious. The chicken was real moist not dry. Plus the sausage was great, good flavor. All the sides r good I enjoy the potato salad.

Thank ptbvetmed
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped for lunch prior to getting on our train for our long ride home. The wait staff wrapped our order up tight for the road !!!! OMG, what good flavor from the pulled pork sandwich. My husband's ribs were outstanding !!! What a great find...More

1  Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Close to the best briscuit sandwhich I have ever had, and i eat a lot of BBQ. Pulled pork solid. Sausage better than average. Sides were also good quality. Good beer selection for a place of this size.

1  Thank 112PCS112
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite places for smokey ribs and chicken. I usually order these with my sauce on the side as it is a sweet sauce. They have other entrees as well that are good as well. Their sides are tasty, sweet potatoes, mac and...More

1  Thank Charles M
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying about 15 minutes away at a hotel (stopover on our way to the beach) and decided to give this place a try for dinner. Atmosphere was casual- plastic forks, disposable paper menus, folding chairs etc, but it was still nice inside. A...More

1  Thank LancasterCtyNative
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The BBQ is pretty good, I loved the fries and they are big enough to share. The Cue ball is awesome!! Only negative I have to say is the atmosphere in the inside part is like sitting at a picnic table in a empty building...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 18 July 2017

First visit to Saucy's and had the sandwich and split a rack of ribs. Everything was very tasty and the portions were just right. Will visit again for sure

Thank rivah2c
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Questions & Answers
Liz S
8 April 2017|
Response from thossown |
Hi Liz. We are not open Easter Sunday but we are filling orders for Easter on Saturday for people who will reheat at home. Feel free to call me at 804-712-1424 if you'd like that option. Tom
16 January 2016|
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Response from dpguin | Reviewed this property |
I called the restaurant. You would definitely have to make a reservation. The number would partially depend upon the day and time. They have not had private events. They have seated up to 20 at one time. If you're... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th and Bollingbrook Streets, Located in the Rear of the Building at 257 E. Bank Street in Petersburg, VA, Petersburg, VA 23803
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 804-504-3075
  • E-mail
The famous "Walk-Up" Shipping container is still located at the corner of Fifth and Bollingbrook Streets in Petersburg, VA. We are proud to now offer full service "Sit-Down" dining in the cream colored building right behind the container. The "Sit-Down" is open from 5 to 10pm, Mon through Sat. Delicious home-made bbq, slaw, potato salad, ribs, and chicken.
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