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1374 W Government St, Brandon, MS 39042-3049
1 601-825-7675
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Brandon, Mississippi
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

The best Beef Brisket and baked Beans in Town. Prices are moderate for some items. Decent atmosphere and Friendly waitress. .

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Thank debras71
Brandon, Mississippi
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Got some Sonnys takeout. Ordered the meal for 4. They may call it the family feast. It comes with smoke chicken, beef brisket, sliced pork, ribs, 3 sides. We got Mac n cheese , green beans and baked beans. Also get Texas toast and 4 large teas. It was all good but I have had a lot better.

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Thank shrport
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

We're happy to hear it, shrport! Thanks for your great feedback and we hope to see you again soon. More 

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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Service was terrible !!! Us as well as people around us were getting the wrong food!!!! No more Sonny's!!!! It once was a really good place to eat. Sad it's not or wasn't tonight.

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Thank Cathy T
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

We're sorry to hear this, Cathy T. Please send us an email at Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details, location you visited, and your contact information so we can look into this for you. We appreciate your feedback and we hope you'll give us another chance soon. More 

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276 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Sonny's is a fast food BBQ place with decent food. Great for lunch. Service here is good and they work hard because they pack then in for lunch. The ribs are ok but I like the chicken better here. Reasonably priced family friendly.

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Thank Norman D
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

We're happy to hear it, Norman D.! Thanks for takin' the time to write us a review and we hope to see you again soon for another visit. More 

Brandon, Mississippi
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125 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

We had heard Sonny's had great BBQ - just like the reviews on this site state, so we decided to give it a try. What a waste of time and money. Worst ribs ever - 1st batch was lukewarm. flavorless, and certainly not 'falling off the bone' as advertised. The ribs looked like they come frozen in a bag, pre-sliced... More 

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Thank Jackie R
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

Thank you for making us aware of your experience, Jackie R, and we're sorry to hear you weren't completely satisfied with your visit. Please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details, location you visited, and your contact information so we can look into this for you. We appreciate your feedback and we'd like to ensure your next visit is better! More 

Brandon, Mississippi
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Very busy busy restaurant. Great food. A lot of take out so the line is long for that but it's ready if you've called it in ahead of time. I have not been able to dine in---I have ordered and carried out.!!

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Thank reneeppickett
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

Thanks for takin' the time to write to us, Renee! We appreciate your great feedback and we're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Detroit, Michigan
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Excellent food. Large salad bar, and extensive menu. Service is as good as the food. I stop by almost every time I'm in the area.

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Thank Cindy W
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

Thanks for stoppin' by, Cindy W.! We appreciate you takin' the time to write us a review and we hope to see you again soon for another visit. More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

When it comes to barbecue Sonny's has it all. I usually order the family item with three choices of meats! It will easily feed 6-8 people even though they say 4. When we have four there are alway enough to take home! Not only is the food good but the service is outstanding!

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Thank Charles D
Seoul, South Korea
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94 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

We had dinner at Sonny's BBQ. As you walk in the door you are greeted by such a delicious smell, makes you extra hungry. We all ordered something different and shared and everything was moist and flavorful. The beans and sides were all good. They have a large salad bar and also several desserts. Friendly staff and service.

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Thank Bgpow
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, Bgpow. Thanks for stoppin' by! See you again soon! More 

Wimauma, Florida
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

Went for " All You Can Eat " baby back rib dinner. Full rack of ribs was excellent and the asked for more ribs. Waitress brought out a half rack that looked and tasted like it was left over from the day before. It was tough and hard to chew, in addition the ribs were drowned on sauce to make... More 

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Thank LEFTY815NJ
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this review

We’re sorry to hear you may not have had the best experience with us, LEFTY815NJ. Let us help—please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details from your experience, along with your contact information and the location you were at. We appreciate your feedback, and we hope you’ll give us another chance soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1374 W Government St, Brandon, MS 39042-3049
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: 1 601-825-7675
Description
In 1968, we were just a local BBQ joint in Gainesville, Florida. Today, we're still a local BBQ joint. We just happen to be in a few more locations. But we still do things the same way Floyd "Sonny" Tillman and his wife, Lucille, did back then. We still slow-smoke over oak for up to 12 hours at a time. We still serve generous portions. And we still believe people should be able to go out to eat and feel right at home.

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