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Bub's Bar-B-Q

Route 116, Sunderland, MA
+1 413-548-9630
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“collard greens” (12 reviews)
“potato salad” (12 reviews)
“pulled pork” (18 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Route 116, Sunderland, MA
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

if you love BBQ this is the place to go. every trip i go to my daughter in ma. ends up here. food to the max, side board with soup, different salads, hot plates with different vegetables. the meat is out of this world...even bought...More

Thank JEAN P
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I grew up in TX and their BBQ doesn’t come close. While the locals recommend it, I don’t. Crowded at meal times..booths are small.

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 19 December 2017

My family stopped in this summer when this restaurant was recommend from the Red Roof up the street. We pulled up and immediately loved this place. The service here was on point. They had indoor and outdoor seating. The menu gave some other options we...More

Thank BWLauri75
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Oh I debated and debated this, wanted off and on to return for like literally 20 plus years! I finally decided to, and not sure if I want to come back soon or not. I say it deserves 3.5 stars, but always tend to feel...More

Thank lonegoose2017
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This restaurant is a truly fun place with wonderful BBQ. Friendly people who know what they are doing. Had the best rack of baby back ribs ever.The pulled pork was great and their grill was loaded with wonderful looking selections Sides were soup, beans, crispy...More

Thank cflipper
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We have been here a few times before and it is consistently average. The pork and brisket are covered in sauce and it really masks the flavor of the meat. The place isn't very clean and the people who work there are less than cordial....More

Thank LoriAllen
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Was it pulled pork or pulled chicken???? Terrible constancy, very dry!! Really good pulled pork should not NEED Bbq sauce! It's defiantly not southern BBQ!!!! Unless you mean southern Mass! The dill potato salad and corn salad was good.

Thank jnrobi
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Always had a good meal here. Food is well prepared, and the portions ok. You will not leave hungry. Staff very friendly.Will come back

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Really loved the atmosphere here! Our group enjoyed the mixed trivia cards and got a kick out of some of the more vintage cards. The food was pretty hit or miss for us though. I was really looking forward to the brisket sandwich. It was...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Just say phooey to those who swear that only Southerners can do barbecue. Utter nonsense. Bub's Bar-B-Q totally defies the Southern bloviations, and proves that righteous barbecue is close at hand and carrying a bright flag in Massachusetts, yes Massachusetts. Bub's looks like a roadhouse...More

Thank ShamanCuervo
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 116, Sunderland, MA
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Sunderland
  • Phone Number: +1 413-548-9630
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