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Bubbalou's Bodacious Bar B Que

#274 of 3,261 Restaurants in Orlando
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5818 Conroy Road, Orlando, FL 32835
407-295-1212
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11:00 am - 9:00 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, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout

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  • 178
    Excellent
  • 99
    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 9
    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
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WOW! I had a pulled pork sandwich and my wife had a pulled chicken sandwich. The BBQ was awesome. I used plenty of the "sweet" sauce, as well as my wife. It is a local hot spot, so slightly off hours (just after lunch/before dinner time) seems to be the best. Service was good, answered all my... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Thomas R
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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was having one of those days when I just plain needed some BBQ so my wife and I headed to Bubbalou's on Conroy. We ordered a slab of baby backs, some sausage and a pulled pork entree. The taste was good, but the word "disappointing" doesn't even begin to cover the ribs. The "slab" of baby back ribs was... More 

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Wheeling, IL
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always looked forward to going here but the last time we went the food was not good. We will try it again this year when we return to Disney World and see if perhaps the cook will have a better day.

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Thank 1CeoMom
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WOW! I had a pulled pork sandwich and my wife had a pulled chicken sandwich. The BBQ was awesome. I used plenty of the "sweet" sauce, as well as my wife. It is a local hot spot, so slightly off hours (just after lunch/before dinner time) seems to be the best. Service was good, answered all my questions, and the... More 

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1 Thank Thomas R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome Orlando barbecue spot on the corner of conroy and kirkman. It's an affordable fast casual place so you don't hvae to tip a server(although I do leave a couple bucks for the food runner.) Their smoky pulled pork sandwich basket is my go-to. Only about $8 for a good sized sandwich with French fries and bbq beans. Try all... More 

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Arlington, TX
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow. If this is 4-star BBQ, I need to open a joint in Orlando. I sampled beef, pork, ribs, chicken and turkey. The beef was billed as "Texas brisket". I'm from Texas. That was not Texas brisket. It wasn't even brisket. It was a deli roast beef, thrown in a smoker. Same goes for the turkey and pork. They were... More 

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Thank Copronymous
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

The brisket is delicious but I was expecting better. Corn too greasy and not juicy enough for me. The smoked chicken is better

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Thank Shmuel20
388 N.W. 8 th Ave
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

I was in Orlando visiting family so we stopped in for a bite and let me tell you all this is one place you should not leave Orlando without eating there .......... a must do. .

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Thank Raylovesmay
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

Yet another fantastic meal while visiting Universal! Always so good! The ribs are fantastic, no sauce needed! Wish they would come to my city!

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Thank Pcstang
Melbourne, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

Our group of four ate lunch recently at Bubbalou's on a weekday, and it was great. I had the brisket sandwich, with baked beans and collard greens. Very, very good! The sauces are good too, and don't be afraid to try the "Killer" sauce, it's not very hot. I'm a spice wimp and I could eat it, no problem. We... More 

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Thank WanderingFool47
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

Great food, picnic style decor. Hard to beat the taste. ribs are fall off the bone tender and finger licking 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: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?