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Sonny's BBQ

5328 New Jesup Hwy, Rt 95, exit 36, Brunswick, GA 31523-1214
+1 912-264-9184
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (20 reviews)
“garlic bread” (12 reviews)
“ribs” (38 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5328 New Jesup Hwy, Rt 95, exit 36, Brunswick, GA 31523-1214
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Above and beyond the average Sonny’s in service, food, and environment. Staff very friendly. Food was hot and perfectly cooked.

Thank Thedrstwo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd driven by Sonny's any number of times going to and leaving Brunswick, but this time I decided to give the place a try. The parking lot was encouraging with lots of local tags, city workers, and Brunswick's finest going there for lunch also. NB:...More

Thank Timelord6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can't go wrong with Sonny's. There might be a few local items on the menu but you always know what to expect with the meals. Always good and plenty of food. Service was very attentive. We were there for dinner but I have also...More

Thank Prols
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our way from Augusta to Bonita Springs...stopped for lunch. Huge portions and so delicious. Our server, Nate did a great job. Always nice to combine great food with great service!

Thank ShaybaShayba
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We always enjoy Sonny's locations throughout the southeast, this one no different. Good portions, good quality good service, good price.

Thank exit322
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Have been several times to this location. Used to visit one in Charlotte, NC years ago. Hasn't changed much and that's good. I love their BBQ chicken and Texas toast. Extensive, very good salad bar, ribs and chopped BBQ good, too. Several types of BBQ...More

Thank jnoglesby
SonnysBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Hi there! Thanks for reachin' out and letting us know about your recent experience and thoughts. We care about what our guests have to say and aim to serve you the best BBQ around. Should you have any further thoughts to share, please feel free...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

We were returning from Florida after spending Christmas with family. We keep seeing signs on I95 for Sonny's BBQ and decided to stop. The brisket was tender, moist and smokey. The BBQ chicken was cooked to perfection and the cole slaw was fresh and crisp....More

Thank G6087UOjohnd
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thank you for your great review, G6087UOjohnd! We’re glad to hear you enjoyed your brisket, and we can’t wait to see you again for your next visit.

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Jumped off I95 on New Year's eve for a bite and stumbled into Sonnys. Food and service were both very good.

Thank Dave H
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hey there, Dave! Thanks for sharin' your kind words and we hope to see you again real soon.

Reviewed 30 December 2017

have eaten here a few times. Food is good, not great. However, fairly priced and predicable. If you like southern food, you will like it.

Thank pjcharles
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

The BBQ Brisket was absolutely delicious. I highly recommend. Angie, our server, was helpful, knowledgeable and beyond sweet. Great find as we were traveling on 95N!

Thank tlc00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5328 New Jesup Hwy, Rt 95, exit 36, Brunswick, GA 31523-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 912-264-9184
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Description
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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