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Bubbalou's Bodacious Bar B Que

#170 of 3,033 Restaurants in Orlando
#196 of 3,301 Places to Eat in Orlando
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5818 Conroy Road, Orlando, FL 32835
407-295-1212
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10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Takeout

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  • 150
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  • 84
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious!!

Went for dinner this evening with my family. Very casual dining with plenty of indoor/outdoor covered seating. Food was wonderfully cooked, generous portions, and reasonable prices. Staff were all very pleasant, welcoming and helpful. This was our first visit and Would not hesitate to return... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Went for dinner this evening with my family. Very casual dining with plenty of indoor/outdoor covered seating. Food was wonderfully cooked, generous portions, and reasonable prices. Staff were all very pleasant, welcoming and helpful. This was our first visit and Would not hesitate to return again. They also offer take out if you prefer. Thanks for a great meal Bubbalou's!!... More 

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Belleville, Ontario
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187 reviews 187 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
275 helpful votes 275 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Attention all meatatarians: we have found your utopia. Generous portions of savory, smoky meats (tender, flavorful and mouth-wateringly tasty) and the most incredible sides make this "the" barbecue place to eat in Orlando. Add your own sauce....whichever flavour you like best (or maybe more than one!)....from the bottles located on every table. The sides are equally as yummy as the... More 

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Charlton, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Love everything but they have the best Baby Back Ribs in the world. Corn on the Cob was great. BBQ sauce is the best around. Looking forward to going back.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

Good food. My brisket had a great flavor although a few pieces were a little dry. Loved the greens and baked beans. Husband loved his pork sandwich. My mother said the turkey was tender and moist. Corn nuggets very good. My daughter loved her cheese burger. Gator tail was good but could use a little more seasoning. You get plenty... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My wife and I ate here for dinner before seeing a local Broadway show. We are big fans of BBQ and this looked like a great place to stop. We weren't disappointed! The rib dinner was out of this world! I was full towards the end of the meal but I had to eat every last bite. I didn't regret... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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87 reviews 87 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Bubbalous is in a convenient location. The staff is very friendly and helpful. We were there at dinner and had no problem placing our order and we got our food and a seat quite easily. They offered free Italian ice to the child in our party. We had a selection of beef, pork, chicken, and sides. Everyone enjoyed their meal.... More 

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Elgin, Illinois
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55 reviews 55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

I lived in Orlando for a few years, and above anything, I miss this place the most. It is the best BBQ I ever tasted and I am always glad to go when visiting. My favorite is the pulled pork, but I usually can't choose and go with the combo meat platter. You will leave stuffed and happy.

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Walworth
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45 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We went here based on recommendation and are glad we followed up. Overall the food was excellent, a minor complaint would be the chicken was a tad dry, but the taste was great! The ribs were perfect, juicy and succulent! I liked the dry rub on the rib surface, very tasty. They have a selection of their sauces in squeeze... More 

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We're not used to visiting bbq restaurants as they're not common in the UK but this food was fantastic. Extremely tasty meats and plenty of sauces to try depending on how hot you like them. The meat just melts in your mouth it is so tender.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I had the brisket dinner and I can say it was done very well. I liked the hot sauce on it. It came with a side of fries (not remarkable but always expect this from BBQ places) cole slaw and beans (which were good and not overly sweet as is the norm). I also ordered the corn nuggets and the... More 

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Additional Information about Bubbalou's Bodacious Bar B Que

Address: 5818 Conroy Road, Orlando, FL 32835
Phone Number: 407-295-1212
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 18
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5818 Conroy Road, Orlando, FL 32835
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: 407-295-1212

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 18
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm

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