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Dreamland BBQ

5535 15th Ave E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
(205) 758 8135
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

Trip advisor came through once again! This place isnt fancy but the food is phenominal!! Its a great diwn home atmosphere with great service. If you like ribs this is the place for you. The baked beans were also the best that I have had. Overall the menu is not big, its limited to ribs, pork, sausage and chicken. Sides... More

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Came out from San Francisco to see our son at UA. Visited on Thurs night, 11/20. Ribs – Meaty and tasty, great sauce. Looked for a spicier sauce, nope. No problem, belly was happily full. Sausage is good as well. Mustard Potato salad is just right. Will be back.

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Wyckoff, NJ
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 via mobile

I made my first visit to this local institution this week. This is a long way from fine dining, but only in the sense that it's nothing fancy. But if you want authentic barbecue in a down home setting, you won't find better. They start you off a plate of plain white bread and a bowl of their sauce for... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

always great to go back to the original Dreamland! Fantastics ribs and white bread, best sauce there is!

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Carrollton, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Our daughter and son-in-law are students/professors at the University so whenever we attend a Tide game, we take the time to slip into Dreamland for a bit of heaven. The warm smell of that barbeque, ummm, gotta be what heaven smells like. Add ribs, a little banana pudding and, man! What more can a person ask for?! Take a little... More

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Belmont, Ohio, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

My review was going to be "Best RIbs Ever". But that wouldn't be true. They are among the best, though. I also read another review that said "did't live up to the hype". I'm not sure what they're talking about. What could their expectations of a rib joint be? China and silver service? You visit Dreamland because it's world famous... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is a famous BBQ place in Tuscaloosa and well known amongst the sec football fans. It has a very limited menu and simply average BBQ.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I've been eating their food for years. They cater our work and every time its been great. The best banana pudding ever

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Sulphur, Louisiana
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77 reviews 77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Offers bbq ribs and sausage and sides. If you are a Bama fan you will enjoy the memorabilia. This is not fine dining but is a classic dive you should see. The food is very good and the staff is friendly.

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Richwood
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Our friends suggested we eat Ribs. Wow! We loved the ribs and the sauce was delish. We topped our meal off with their banana pudding! This is a place not to miss if your hungry for Ribs!

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Additional Information about Dreamland BBQ

Address: 5535 15th Ave E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
Phone Number: (205) 758 8135
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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