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Sonny's BBQ

4475 13th St, Saint Cloud, FL 34769
+1 407-892-2285
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (8 reviews)
“ribs” (10 reviews)
“pulled pork” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
4475 13th St, Saint Cloud, FL 34769
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Sonny's is currently under remodel from the tired 1990s look to the modern hipster / millennial designed footprint. I'm not sure if they really smoke their meat in a conventional or not. They have ditched my favorite mild sauce from the table and added...More

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We've been visiting Kissimmee every year for the last 15 years and for the last 5 years we have made a special trip to St. Cloud to visit Sonny's BBQ Pit. Their BBQ meats are a fantastic taste of America and to top it all,...More

Thank Man-Tai T
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Haven't visited this place in a while but our recent lunch experience suggests we won't be heading back any time soon. Service was pleasant but slow despite the restaurant being relatively quiet. Portions were on the small side- my 11 year old daughter finished hers...More

Thank PastorG
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

This is concerning to hear, PastorG. Could you please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details about your experience, including the location, along with your phone number? We'd love to get you in touch with our team.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

When we visited they suddenly got very busy. But our server kept checking in with us, keeping our huge glasses of ice tea filled. My pull pork sandwich was great. My french fries were not cooked completely. I asked for a sweet potato instead. This...More

Thank justhopingnow
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We are repeat customers. They offer easy, laid back, consistent quality of food and service. My kids love this place.

Thank E Z
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Although there are a number of places to go in St. Cloud after eating at most of them Sonny's is our favorite. The service is friendly as they will do whatever they can to help you enjoy your meal. The food very good. They have...More

Thank tkjemail
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Tkjemail, thanks for sharing your kind words! We’ll be sure to pass your feedback about Darren along to our team. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I used to work at sonnys as a second job years ago and its still just as good. Our server Anita waa great and she is an asset to this location.

Thank fudeyabroad
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

This is great to hear, fudeyabroad! We'll be sure to pass your praise of Anita along to our team.

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

BBQ is bangin. We stop ever year when we drive to Florida from PA. Brisket melts in your mouth. Great servers too

Thank rhonneil
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

First time and recommend the place. We were looking for something different and decide to taste the place. The rubs were excellent, the sides tasteful. The server treat us like family, recommended.

Thank Gabriel B
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks for takin' the time to leave your feedback, Gabriel. We're glad to hear you enjoyed and look forward to seein' you again real soon!

Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were really hungry when we came in and we were seated right away. The server was friendly and efficient. The food came out quickly which was great! My husband loved the pulled pork I had the St.Louis ribs which were dry and not the...More

Thank Megan G
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

Thanks for takin' the time to leave your feedback, Megan G. We're glad to hear you enjoyed and look forward to seein' you again real soon!

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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:35 - 21:35
Monday
10:35 - 21:35
Tuesday
10:35 - 21:35
Wednesday
10:35 - 21:35
Thursday
10:35 - 21:35
Friday
10:45 - 22:05
Saturday
10:45 - 22:05
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4475 13th St, Saint Cloud, FL 34769 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Cloud
  • Phone Number: +1 407-892-2285
  • E-mail
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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