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Sonny's BBQ

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4385 Park Blvd N, Pinellas Park, FL 33781-3537
+1 727-546-8300
11:00 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Pinellas Park, Florida
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Their food is very tasty. Several sides to choose from. Eat both inside & take out. Service is quick.

Thank rose1264
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

Thanks for takin' the time to leave your feedback, rose1264. We're glad to hear you enjoyed and look forward to seein' you again real soon! More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
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53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The 'all you can eat' dinners are aptly named. Lots of meat. Lots of sides and plenty of drink. Bring your appetite. Servers are friendly and on the spot with refills of drink and food. This is a great place if you are very hungry and working on a budget. Families are welcome with ample parking.

Thank pdeveny
St. Petersburg, Florida
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

I had the pulled pork, wife and son had St. Louis ribs, everything was good. Also this Sonny's has a bar and had a two for one special on draft beers.The Sonny's on Tyrone does not have a bar.

Thank rahz10000
Boyne City, Michigan
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting my family in Largo for 10+ years and thought it was a fast food restaurant so anytime my husband requested to try it, I said no. He got my Dad to agree to go for dinner. We had a wonderful meal. The ribs were perfect, pork was great, and chicken was good. We will definitely visit... More 

Thank Amanda R
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome food every time, top notch quality, excellent service and great portions. When there's the urge for BBQ, Sonny's consistency is hard to beat. You can't beat the variety of options for the price.

Thank Tony S
Enola, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

We eat here frequently on Sundays. My mom is not as fast as she used to be so we get a table close to the door. They are always willing to accomodate her. The food is great as well. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank Judith A P
Raeford, North Carolina
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124 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I went here for dinner on a Thursday night and it was not very crowded. I was seated quickly and waited for my server. I had the sampler platter and it was very good. I don't recommend the ribs because there was not much meat just a whole lot of bone. The other items, brisket, chicken, potato, coleslaw, and cornbread... More 

Thank BlueThunder91
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Ok, do you go to a restaurant to eat? Or, for the experience? For myself, they are coupled together. Here at this Sonny's the food was good and quick. The wait staff was very attentive (Tiff!). They have a few BBQ sauce samplings. My favorite was the sweet.

Thank Mark T
Deltona, Florida
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Usually can't go wrong with Sonnys... And tonight was no exception. Food and service was great. Got the ribs.

Thank Turtle581
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere here is very nice. The food taste great and the staff is very friendly. Every Wednesday night they have all you can eat wings for 1499, and that includes a drink and all sides. It is definitely worth the money.

Thank Sean L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4385 Park Blvd N, Pinellas Park, FL 33781-3537
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Pinellas Park
  • Phone Number: +1 727-546-8300
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?