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Southern Soul Barbeque

2020 Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2807
912 638 SOUL
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (341 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (278 reviews)
“burnt ends” (112 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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2020 Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2807
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Southern Soul was recommended to our group of five by the person running our B&B. It was only a mile away and provided a fantastic meal. You stand in line and order and the food is brought out to you. I had chicken and pork...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LuxeFamilyFun
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As soon as you pull up to the Southern Soul BBQ that wonderful aroma hits you. There is nothing quite like the smell of meat smoking...and there is nothing quite like Southern Soul BBQ anywhere for miles. We order smoked chicken breast with fries and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mechengr9
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great to have lunch or dinner..It has the best BAR B Q EVER.....Sometimes , in summer months they may be a short line, but it is well worth the wait...

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BillGlenna
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here 3 times while in town on business. I would give this place 10 stars on the food alone. But, I believe service is part of the experience. If you can tolerate careless service, the food is definitely worth it. If anyone...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank N7980QQandrewc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I want to give them 5 stars because the BBQ is so delicious, but we went during lunch and the service was awful. The wait staff clearly is not concerned about the customers and when our order was lost two separate staff members basically brushed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jessicasR7515FM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This barbeque is awesome! The food is mouth-watering and the service is great! Definitely recommend!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paula K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Talk about your bbq...this place is fantastic! Love their smoked meats. Would eat here a lot more if I lived on the island. They are so look good. You have to check them out! Indoor & outdoor seating. Nothing fancy here. Just great bbq.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Fishyfishy55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Southern Soul has appeared on many food shows and you will probably wait to order. Food is delivered quickly and worth the wait. The ribs are amazing and the original Brunswick stew is excellent. Try the fried green beans also. A must visit eatery when...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank VanillaAce
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a friend of mine thought I would give it a try. I live in Oklahoma and I miss good southern bbq. This place was great. We had a late dinner with wonder pulled pork sandwich and great sauce. Wonderful service best meal during...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chuckw9172
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for some BBQ on a Wednesday night. The service is quick. There is a pretty extensive beer list. We sat at the bar and had the brisket and pulled pork with sides of Brunswick stew, Mac -n- cheese, and BBQ beans. There...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sarah H
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Questions & Answers
3 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from T1250HAdavidm | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so. Oak and the spray mostly apple juice, I think.
Jeffry K
21 June 2015|
Response from Gatepost Record... C |
Southern Soul ships sauces, rubs, t-shirts and hats all over the U.S. Visit our website for info!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2020 Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522-2807
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Saint Simons Island
  • Phone Number: 912 638 SOUL
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