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Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q

15800 Highway, Eustis, FL 32726 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
352-589-6888
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Ranked #13 of 69 Restaurants in Eustis
Price range: $10 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:45 am - 9:35 pm
Fri - Sat 10:45 am - 10:05 pm
Cuisines: American, Barbecue, Family Fare, Sandwiches
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Takeout
Description: Sonny's BBQ offers a variety of barbeque meats, including St. Louis Cut Ribs and Sonny's Signature Baby Backs, Pulled Beef Brisket, Pulled and Sliced Pork, Sliced Turkey, and Chicken, all smoked slowly over a hardwood fire. Today, with 126 restaurants in nine southeastern states, Sonny's BBQ is one of the largest, most popular barbeque chains in the country. Our secret? We cook it up slow and serve it up fast and friendly.
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Okahumpka
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

On our way out of town and never been to this location before. We visited at 11:30 am and the place was pretty busy. Our waitress Shamika was very friendly and a good server. We had the big deal, my pork was so lean, fresh and nice and hot, my husbands Brisket sandwich was the same. If your looking for... More 

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SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, RobbinJim. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your meal, and we can't wait to see you again! More 

tangerine
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

have eaten here many times but today the food was so good and the service so pleasant I just had to write. first the sweet tea is perfect every time and they even give you one for the road if you ask.. on that same note the bathrooms were very clean. Red neck egg rolls a newer item is so... More 

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SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write your review, jimmysgirl01! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, and we hope we'll see you again soon. More 

Tavares, Florida, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

The service is very good and quick, We enjoyed the Ribs as well as the chicken. It was delicious. The sides are plentiful.

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SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Thanks for writing your review, Beatrice B! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your Ribs and chicken, and we hope we'll see you again soon. More 

Ohio
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The HUMONGOUS glasses are just nuts ! I created my own sample plate so I could try the brisket, sausage and pulled pork. 4 stars for the Sausage. 3 stars for the Pulled Pork. 1 star for the nasty, chewy and tough chopped bits of brisket. Absolutely the worst brisket I've had in an long time. Mentioned the horrible brisket... More 

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SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

We're sorry to hear you weren't completely satisfied with your visit, 2bluewater. We'd like to try to make things better - please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details from your experience and your contact information. We appreciate your feedback, and we hope to hear more from you. More 

Eustis, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I love their salad bar and their menu selection is great. Their sauce is good and there is nothing to complain about Sonny's.

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SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Debby P, thank you for the great 5 star review. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed our salad bar and BBQ sauces. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon! More 

Eustis, Florida
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We just went here for our first...and last time. We had super fast service, large portions but we were not impressed. The food was bland and had little taste. I had the pork and it was just a pile of bland, dry meat. The ribs were more gristle than meat. We didn't eat the salad bar, but it looked like... More 

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SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Emily B, thank you for your review. We're so sorry to hear that your meal on your recent visit was not up to expectations. Please let us help! Send us an email at Social@SonnysBBQ.com with these details, along with the location you visited, so that we can address the issues you had encountered. We would greatly appreciate your feedback and... More 

Buckhannon, West Virginia
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We have never had a bad meal at this chain of restaurants and believe me, we have eaten at many of them in different states. Always clean, reasonable priced, big servings, specials each day, clean restrooms - what more do you need?

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SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Susie1942, thank you for the great review. We're glad to hear that you're a fan of our BBQ and appreciate your support. We hope to see you again soon for more of your BBQ favorites! More 

Tavares, Florida, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is a typical Sonny's Barbeque restaurant, but the seating service is terrible. You can stand there for a long time watching servers walk by with no one to seat you. Hey Sonny's Eustis, how about hiring someone to seat us!

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SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Phillip K, thank you for your review. We're so sorry to hear that you were not seated in a timely manner. Please send us an email at Social@SonnysBBQ.com with further details, including the location, so that we can address this issue. We would greatly appreciate your feedback and hope that you can give us another chance to make it right! More 

Florida Resident
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Just had to write another wonderful review for this local restaurant! We really enjoyed the BBQ, salad bar and sides tonight, as usual. We had a great server, Kris. She is so nice and quick and serves delicious food, brings refills, etc.. Just enough attention. We will ask for her next time we come to Sonny's in Eustis. Keep up... More 

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SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this review

Sunlover661, thank you for the great review! We're glad to hear that you're a fan of our BBQ and service. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon! More 

Orlando, Florida
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The Carolina Sweet Pork Sandwich is delicious! Sonny's offers a variety of options for those who may not like the traditional "Smokey" flavor meats. The service was very good also.

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Additional Information about Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q

Address: 15800 Highway, Eustis, FL 32726 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
Phone Number: 352-589-6888
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Eustis
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:45 am - 9:35 pm
Monday 10:45 am - 9:35 pm
Tuesday 10:45 am - 9:35 pm
Wednesday 10:45 am - 9:35 pm
Thursday 10:45 am - 9:35 pm
Friday 10:45 am - 10:05 pm
Saturday 10:45 am - 10:05 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 25
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Family Fare, Sandwiches

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