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Bubbalou's Bodacious Bar B Que

#203 of 3,210 Restaurants in Orlando
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5818 Conroy Road, Orlando, FL 32835
407-295-1212
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10:00 am - 10:30 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: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Outdoor seating
Dining on a budget
Lunch
Dinner
Takeout
Delivery
Late Night

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  • 134
    Excellent
  • 76
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best Q I've Had in Orlando!

We seek out good BBQ places wherever we go. This is one of the best places we've ate. Ribs, pork, brisket was outstanding. Sides, beans, cornbread, Potatoe salad and slaw was very good. Serving size was good. Nice setting with covered area. God value. Nice people okay service.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
HiggySt_Louis
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St. Louis
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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249 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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St. Louis
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192 reviews 192 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

We seek out good BBQ places wherever we go. This is one of the best places we've ate. Ribs, pork, brisket was outstanding. Sides, beans, cornbread, Potatoe salad and slaw was very good. Serving size was good. Nice setting with covered area. God value. Nice people okay service.

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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170 reviews 170 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

Stopped here late in a Wednesday and the place was busy! We followed our noses and located this out of the way hole in the wall, sure glad we did. I had pulled pork and my husband had the baby back ribs. They were amazing!!!! Come here for the meat, cause the sides will just get in the way of... More 

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Milledgeville, Georgia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

My wife and I loved the bar b que here at Bubbalou's, the sides were very good too. We were greeted by friendly servers and made to feel like long time customers on our visit. The hot bar b que sauce was awesome. I plan to visit again next trip to Orlando.

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Dayton, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

According to Frommer's Florida travel guide, many foodies regard this establishment as the best BBQ in the state. Thus, hubby and I decided to give it a try. Frommer's is spot on! This assessment is not exaggerated! My BBQ chicken was the best I'd eaten anywhere. It was cooked to perfection--juicy and fall-off-the-bone tender--and complemented by a sweet flavored sauce.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

Most saturdays for lunch our family heads to bubbalous for lunch. Always a five star lunch with a five star staff and owner!

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Boone, NC
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82 reviews 82 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Bubbalou's is an order at the counter/food delivered to your table BBQ restaurant. Options include sandwiches and platters: pork, pulled pork, beef, chicken, lamb, etc. with sides of baked beans, coleslaw, french fries, etc. There are several different bbq sauces to try at your table. BBQ lamb sandwich on Texas toast and fried green tomatoes...yum! Located on Conroy Rd. near... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is one of the best meals you will ever have at a restaurant. Not only is the BBQ amazing but the sauces and side dishes (especially the baked beans) are all fantastic. Highly recommend eating here, whether you dine in or take away.

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Bradenton, Florida
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126 reviews 126 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

With our second visit to Bubbalous Bodacious Bar B Que on Conroy Road, I feel the need to recommend this one (part of a local chain) to those in the mood for a real deal barbeque. It was pulled pork all around for us this time with friends and everyone was well pleased with the perfect touch of smoke and... More 

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Nassau, Bahamas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We discovered Bubbalou's many years ago in an article on Delta Airlines' in-flight magazine as a crew recommendation. We don't come back to Orlando (we're here once or twice a year) without at least one meal here ... and sometimes more. The barbecue is some of the best we've had anywhere. Smoky. Perfectly cooked. Never had a dry piece of... More 

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Trinidad
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59 reviews 59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We are repeat visitors to this restaurant and went on a recommendation from the hotel's concierge some years ago. The food has the same great taste - finger-lickin' good!

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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
  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, 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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