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Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q

1020 Malabar Road S.E., Palm Bay, FL 32907 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
321-953-3997
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Ranked #2 of 128 Restaurants in Palm Bay
Price range: $10 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 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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Palm Bay, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My family comes here on a regular basis. Food is good and the prices are reasonable. Love their Brunswick Stew

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

Thanks for your feedback, SomebodiesWatchingMe. We're glad to hear you and your family continuously enjoy your visits with us. We hope we'll see you again soon! More 

Palm Bay, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We have visited Sonny's in the past and it was OK. Now there has been a big change in flavor. The change has been for the best. We dine or take out more often now. Good eating.

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

Thank you for your feedback, Jose M. We are so glad to hear your experiences have gotten better over time! More 

Palm Bay
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I liked the baby back ribs, but the St. Louis Ribs were very tough and i really didn't care for them that much. You had to chew them too long.

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

Thank you for your feedback, Larry W. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your Baby Back Ribs, however, we'd like to hear more feedback about our St. Louis Ribs so we can try to make them better. Please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details from your experience, your contact information, and the location you were at. More 

Palm Bay, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I always enjoy the salad bar. It has a good variety, fresh ingredients and also includes soup. I add on a side of turkey for a dollar extra.

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

cclark2 - We're glad to hear you enjoy our salad bar! Thanks for the great review. More 

Palm Bay, Florida
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

You can't beat the value in Sonny's Big Deal Combo. The price is fair and plenty of food, plus we think it is the best BBQ in the South, hands down.

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

We're glad to hear you enjoy our Big Deal Combo, Jeanette S! Thank you for taking the time to write your wonderful review, and we hope you'll be stopping by again soon. More 

Melbourne, Florida
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We have not eaten at this restaurant for quite some time, mainly because of the distance from our home. Today, we had lunch there and were pleasantly surprised by the experience! Our server Margaret was super-friendly and provided us quick service during a busy lunch hour. The food was very good - pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, fried okra and... More 

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

Edward B - Thank you for your great review! We're glad to hear Margaret took good care of you and that you would recommend us for lunch or dinner. We appreciate your feedback and we hope we'll be seeing you again soon! More 

Palm Bay, Florida
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We eat at Sonnys every week, sometimes twice in one week. Food is good, service is good and we enjoy sitting at the bar.

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

kilo22 - Thanks for your review! We're glad to hear you join us for some BBQ every week and we can't wait to see you again at your next visit. More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

I love going to Sonny's. Some locations are better than others but this location is great. Fast service and the food is always good. I love the pulled pork with garlic bread!

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

megan7790 - we're glad to hear you love our pulled pork with garlic bread! Thanks for taking the time to write your review and we can't wait to see you at your next visit. More 

Palm Bay, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Sonny's has some of the bbq that I have had anywhere. The service has always been good and the prices are within our budget.

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

Thanks for your review, swalker2954! We're glad you enjoy our food and customer service and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Palm Bay, Florida
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I do love the wings here at Sonnys BBQ, The prices are good and you do get a lot of food for the money. If you like BBQ and good prices I say go to Sonny's

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

judya22 - Thanks for your great review! We're glad to hear you love our wings and think we have good prices. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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

Address: 1020 Malabar Road S.E., Palm Bay, FL 32907 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
Phone Number: 321-953-3997
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palm Bay
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 25
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Family Fare, Sandwiches

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