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Bunyan's BBQ

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901 W College St, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 766-3522
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Description: 256 766-3522 zip is 35630

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Inexpensive BBQ

As a certified BBQ judge with the Kansas City Barbeque Society, I have eaten lots of different BBQ. Someone told me I should go to Bunyan's to eat BBQ. Their food is fairly good, it is inexpensive. The pulled pork is a bit dry, my ribs were slightly overcooked with a good flavor. The sauce is good... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Myron B
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Florence, Alabama
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Florence, Alabama
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

As a certified BBQ judge with the Kansas City Barbeque Society, I have eaten lots of different BBQ. Someone told me I should go to Bunyan's to eat BBQ. Their food is fairly good, it is inexpensive. The pulled pork is a bit dry, my ribs were slightly overcooked with a good flavor. The sauce is good and looks to... More 

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Florence, Alabama
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I love their mustard slaw!!! Convenient location in Florence, friendly folks too. I like Brooks BBQ in Sheffield the most though :)

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Florence, Alabama
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Best bbq in florence al. Would recommend to anyone visiting the area. I had the chicken and my husband had the pork. Both were great. Not to dry like some of the other places in town. Definitely worth a visit. Check them out if your in the area.

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Santa Ana, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Simple, but good bbq. I have had better, but nothing to complain about. Inexpensive and definitely a hit with locals who were in and out in a steady stream while I ate my pork plate with the spicy slaw (definitely different and good) and beans.

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Athens, Alabama
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296 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Our first trip here won't be the last, we had rib plates which included sides. Ribs done just right, excellent slaw, potato salad and beans. Choice of a few sauces all which are very good to excellent (we bought a bottle to take home). It's a small place with limited seating inside but has outdoor seating for nice days. moderately... More 

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Florence, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This little place is off the beaten path, but well worth it! This is one of my "comfort foods" and I highly recommend it. Love the BBQ sandwiches with spicy hot slaw! Delicious!

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Lima, Peru
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180 reviews 180 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We went to Bunyans by recommendation of the lady at the Frank Lloyd Wright house not too far from the restaurant. It was definitely a little hole in the wall type place with a short menu but delicious food. We got slaw dogs and pulled pork slaw sandwiches and they were great. Service was quick and the food was good... More 

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Glendora, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Delicious food at amazing prices. Authentic BBQ with spicy slaw and the hot dogs are the best I ever had.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The Ribs,pork sandwiches,and slaw dogs are great.They have been great for the 30 years I have gone there to be greeted by "what you want?". They will smoke your turkey or other meat for a reasonable price.

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Florence, AL
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73 reviews 73 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Bunyan's is less than a mile from where I live. I don't eat there often but whenever I decide to have a bbq sandwich, this is the best. I laughed when I read the review mentioning the women working there looking like they were having a bad day. I have to confess that the woman who usually takes my order... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 901 W College St, Florence, AL 35630
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: (256) 766-3522

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Description

256 766-3522 zip is 35630
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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