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Sonny's BBQ

200 Highway 770, Corbin, KY 40701-4732
+60 6-526 0000
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brisket” (30 reviews)
“baby back ribs” (14 reviews)
“baked beans” (10 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
200 Highway 770, Corbin, KY 40701-4732
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traveling south on I-75, we have stopped at Sonny's in Corbin, Ky many times. After getting off the interstate three times, twice in London, once in Corbin, I finally found it. I wish I would kept on driving!!! They had run out of bone in...More

Thank twistabout
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here heading North for lunch. The pulled Pork was very good! The slaw & baked beans were also good. We ordered an order of corn nuggets and loved them! Great food great service. Plenty of parking. We would eat here again and recommend...More

Thank JubileeJerry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stoped into Sonny's on way home to Indiana. Thought the food was really good. Prices were good for a BBQ places. No complaints Waitress was very good and polite. Will definitely stop again when on I 75

Thank Laurie P
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The staff were friendly and the food was good. the only thing i did not like was that the chicken i ordered was not that good . however the beans and cole slaw were great! I would eat here again but would pass on the...More

Thank saunaw
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great ribs. Decent salad bar. Not the best price but you can get unlimited ribs for about $15.00. Brisket is very good too.

Thank bertalert1
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

With so many options for BBQ joints, the Sonny's chain always fits the bill. Consistent, flavorful , and filling with many southern bbq options. I selected the smoked chicken with the wonderful salad bar and was not disappointed. My friend chose the all you can...More

Thank jbla1951
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is our 2nd visit in the last few years to this Sonny's location and it did not disappoint us. Great food and great service. Sonny's had 5 types of BBQ sauce! I had pulled pork and my Husband had BBQ Chicken, both are fabulous.

Thank Sherie N
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Ate here twice, once in May, once in July. May was carry out, July was eat-in. My S.O. ordered a lean pastrami sandwich. Lean must be an unknown term there. About half the thickness of each slice was fat.

Thank Rick F
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

We’re very sorry to hear you were disappointed with your recent visit, Rick F. We’d like to try to help—please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details of your experience, including the location, and your phone number. Your feedback is important to us.

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

After a horrible experience at the Sonny's in Brandon, FL, we had sworn off the chain. But we were wanting tried and true BBQ, so we tried this one in Corbin. We are so glad we did. The sliced pork is the best and even...More

Thank solomon5
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Ate at Sonny's twice during the week. Good choice of BBQ items. We liked the sampler platter with chicken, ribs, brisket, and pulled pork. Good choice of sides. Big glasses of beverages.

Thank 784David_W784
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16 November 2016|
Response from elceecarr | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you look up their website or call them at 606-526-0000.
7 November 2016|
Response from elceecarr | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you either call them or search if they have a website for hours of operation.
24 February 2016|
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Response from Erin P | Reviewed this property |
yes, they have a new bar area
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Highway 770, Corbin, KY 40701-4732
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Corbin
  • Phone Number: +60 6-526 0000
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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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