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Sonny's BBQ

2720 State Road 16, St. Augustine, FL 32092-0772
+1 904-824-3315
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (40 reviews)
“pulled pork” (21 reviews)
“cornbread” (9 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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2720 State Road 16, St. Augustine, FL 32092-0772
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

This Sonny's had your typical menu, so no surprise there. It was an old one but clean and nice inside. I had the pulled brisket sandwich and it was tasty. My wife had the south carolina pulled pork and it didn't disappoint. They have $.50...More

Thank maggie068
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Food was food what I expected from Sonny’s ribs are good the pulled pork egg rolls were amazing. burger was just a burger needs some work. burger should be juicy full of flavor

Thank edward218
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

1st the food was good. But the time it took was around 45 minutes. That's a long. People were friendly. Looked chaotic in the kitchen.

Thank broncohero1999
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We enjoy their baby back ribs and now on Wednesday they are having Way Back Wednesday's during the month of May. It is 50th anniversary celebration. We got a special but one rib dinner get one free so our meal was $15.99. Great deal.

Thank kathi262016
Reviewed 24 April 2018

always love getting a chance to stop at a sonny's whether for lunch or dinner, the food is always good. the down side is the sticker shock of cost. what we had for lunch just did not see $30 bill for lunch. it was good...More

Thank Chuck M
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Food was great. Great service came in hungry left full very happy we had a waiter the size of mountain great guy worth the stopMore

Thank Mike B
SonnysBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Hi there, Mike. Thanks for stoppin' by for some great BBQ. We're glad we could help you get your fix of Southern BBQ and we hope to see you again real soon. If there is anything we can do to earn 5-stars on your next...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018

Service was outstanding, food excellent, I would certainly recommend. We are visiting and were brought here by friends, and would return .

Thank caroljoyj
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our way to visit friends in Tampa, and were seated at a booth right away by the hostess. Greeted by our friendly server Mariana who explained the menu and sauces on the table we just ordered a smoke turkey and...More

Thank Jazzygal123
SonnysBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Hi there, Thanks for stoppin' by to grab some mouthwaterin' BBQ on your way back home from your trip. As we aim to serve up the best BBQ around slathered in Southern hospitality, we're happy to hear you enjoyed your meals and had a good...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Been going to Sonny’s St Augustine for over 25 years. In all that time I have never had a bad meal. I know I can get consistent quality food at reasonable prices. Staff is always friendly and go out of their way to help. Great...More

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Love their bbq, great toast, really good beans and slaw, Salad bar has everything you would ever need for making a great salad

Thank Kathy3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2720 State Road 16, St. Augustine, FL 32092-0772 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-824-3315
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Sonny's BBQ of St. Augustine. Southern BBQ at its finest. Slow-smoking favorites like pulled pork, ribs, brisket since 1968.
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