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Sonny Bryan's Smokehouse

#162 of 3,075 Restaurants in Dallas
€€ - €€€American, Barbecue
2202 Inwood Rd, Dallas, TX 75235-7321
+1 214-357-7120
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“onion rings” (48 reviews)
“ribs” (87 reviews)
“pulled chicken” (15 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
2202 Inwood Rd, Dallas, TX 75235-7321
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

60 years in business. Seven years I’ve been coming. Nothings new nothings changed still awesome barbecue at a reasonable price

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Needed a quick snack before getting a shuttle to the airport. We split a meal of brisket, pork ribs, smoked turkey, beans, potato salad, and a roll. The turkey was so juicy and tender, it was my favorite part of the meal. I did enjoy...More

Thank juanita_v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm in Texas for a few days and a friend that used to live here told me to go here for Bar B Q. We did and it was good. I have found MUCH better at places in Memphis, Birmingham and eastern North Carolina. We...More

Thank SafetyGuy33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere? No. Also, I waited 22 minutes for 2 rib bones. I took one bite out of the ribs and it it out! Rubber and chewy. No smoke. Keep it up guys!

Thank Jerome4010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sonny Bryan's Smokehouse has been serving up some legendary bar-b que in Dallas forever! I have loved this place since I was a kid. The food has always been consistanly good. I highly recommend it if your in the mood for some great bbq!

Thank Kitra W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was heading backwards from the Sixth floor museum to catch DART and ran into this place. I hadn’t had any brisket on this trip yet so couldn’t pass it up. I had there new smokehouse brisket sandwich. The brisket was a little drier than...More

Thank danpO2712FT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous atmosphere, friendly staff and a very authentic Texas BBQ vibe. Great quantities & tasty, zesty sauces.

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WOO Boy, great to get off a plane from California and find an open late BBQ joint. Loved every bit of it. Our group got a bunch of different things and were all silent while we scarfed it all down. We will be back, every...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Only had a few mins for a quick meal. This was a good choice. BBQ chicken and beef plate with 2 sides were very good.

Thank Mac D
Beth S, Front Office Manager at Sonny Bryan's Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thanks for the review. We are so glad you could stop by and look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

The chopped brisket especially is delicious, and I love their potato salad. Sit in the room to the side of you want to be more comfortable.

Thank LBickford
Beth S, Front Office Manager at Sonny Bryan's Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thanks for your review. We look forward to your next visit. As a reminder, our Original location is open 24/7!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
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10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2202 Inwood Rd, Dallas, TX 75235-7321
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Northwest Dallas-love Field
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Dallas-love Field
  • Phone Number: +1 214-357-7120
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Since 1958, Sonny Bryan’s Smokehouse has served up melt-in-your-mouth barbecue and heaping helpings of hospitality. The Dallas-based family of restaurants has seven locations in the DFW Metroplex. Sonny Bryan’s has served U.S. Presidents, entertainers, sports legends and other famous patrons, in addition to loyal fans who can’t get enough of the company’s legendary barbecue. In addition to restaurants, Sonny Bryan’s also runs a full-service catering division for special events and corporate meetings. Sonny Bryan’s is committed to serving the community through donations of food and financial support to non-profit organizations.
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