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Pride of the South Bbq

6616 Superior Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5838
+1 941-926-0099
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (23 reviews)
“baked beans” (8 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
6616 Superior Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5838
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've lived in Charleston and Dallas and this was BBQ was better! Outstanding brisket, great sides and a cool spot.

Thank Tim P
Ken C, General Manager at Pride of the South Bbq, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Tim! Hope we see you real soon Best, Ken

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the Baby Back Ribs and my wife ordered pulled pork sandwich. Both were excellent!! French Fries and baked beans good too. Very quiet when we visited tonight (Sat) at 8 PM. Friendly, helpful wait staff. Would definitely recommend.

Thank joeadam56
Ken C, General Manager at Pride of the South Bbq, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the positive feedback. We truly appreciate you taking the time to review your experience and are happy that you enjoyed. Ken

Reviewed 2 February 2018

Great real BBQ. I make good baby back ribs, these are really good too. Their own sauce is perfect. I wish I could make it like that. Pulled pork lunch sandwich special is very satisfying. I've been there 3 times before writing this review. It...More

Thank HinksSarasota_FL
Ken C, Owner at Pride of the South Bbq, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to express your great experience. Too often people don't take the time to share their positive experience and we just thrive on making our customers happy and hearing about it. Thank you!

Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

If you want really good bbq, a variety of sauces and great service, this is the place. It’s also a cute little place located in a quaint strip mall. And the ribs .... are BIG!

Thank Halh315
Ken C, General Manager at Pride of the South Bbq, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for the kind words. Please come back real soon and tell us what we can do to earn that Five star rating...again thank you. Ken

Reviewed 25 January 2018

We had been told that there was good food to be found in a little area of Sarasota called Gulf Gate with a large variety of non- chain restaurants, so we decided to drive down and give it a try. Very, very good brisket and...More

Thank Deborah K
Ken C, Owner at Pride of the South Bbq, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Deborah.....thank you for the kind words and wonderful review. Hope to see you again real soon. Ken

Reviewed 24 January 2018

I love their pulled pork and brisket. My FAVORITE aspect of this restaurant is that they have tons off BBQ sauces to choose from and you can mix and match to make your own special combo. The staff is also always very friendly and they...More

Thank sarasota1990
Ken C, Owner at Pride of the South Bbq, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words. We so appreciate you taking the time to let us know your feelings....means alot to us. Ken

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

I have not tried them all but this clean little place was worth a drive from West Bradenton.Outstanding BBQ, a rare find these days. Loved my Brisket, perfection on a large bun, sweet and sour hot pickles and coleslaw sweet side but not wet. Warren's...More

Thank ddavis1212
Ken C, Owner at Pride of the South Bbq, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

thank you so much for the wonderful review. We so appreciate that you took the trip from Bradenton to visit us and we are thrilled you had a great experience and took the time to tell us. We hope you will share your experience with...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Before coming to Florid, I only visited Texas many times... I could find the same tastes of the south in this bbq. However, it strangely could not accept foreign credit cards... they probably remained in the early 1800 to preserve the real pride of the...More

Thank F_Reds_1977
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Spare ribs were huge and prepared to perfection - meaty, fatty, smoky. Awesome. Inside seating for 25 or so. Sides are average - you'll want to come for the BBQ.

Thank Danny S
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This is not a sit down, at table service restaurant. That said I judge it on the food. I had a mixture of baby back ribs, pulled pork with collared greens and fried ocra. The ribs were cooked well but were tasteless, the pork was...More

Thank JimUtd
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6616 Superior Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5838
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-926-0099
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