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Malbon Brothers Citgo

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1896 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454
(757) 427-9607
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

It is a good place to stop and fill up both you and the car. Fast service in a Mom and Pop setting. Local crowd the seems to know each other

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Thank Timothy f
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

Decided to try bbq....thought maybe it was smoked on premises like in NC. NOT! Maybe actually cooked with gas pumps on site....absolutely the worst I have had. Grease was dripping thru paper bag before I even got to my car. Cole slaw was scooped out of mammouth size plastic tub. Ended up throwing it away after couple of bites. ,

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Thank SamiSushi
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

BBQ in a gas station. Great BBQ is not served in a gas station. Nothing special about this place. BBQ is bland and grease cover fries. Would pass on this place.

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Thank Tim M
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

My mom wanted to go here. She said she read some great reviews. Bein in a gas station is no big deal to me. Like a general store or trading post. I can appreciate nostalgia. When I first walked to the counter the cook yells out "are yall having fries." Idk I haven't even looked at the menu yet but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

We had an associate tell us about this place and I was thinking " dang is this going to be like gas station sushi" absolutely not !! This place had an amazing sandwich called the pigwich - I am not a big fan of NC style BBQ but this was so good we will be sure to visit every year... More 

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Thank Emt2619
Norfolk, Virginia, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Was in the mood for BBQ while driving around VA Beach we decided to stop at Malbon Brothers. It is a BBQ place that just happens to be a gas station too. I ordered the Boss Hog and it was great. It was packed full of meat and more than enough to fill you up. Overall if you wan some... More 

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Thank Alan B
Fallon, Nevada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Don't be fooled by this 'greasy spoon', this place, which is indeed a gas station and car wash, has a lunch counter inside with AMAZING pulled pork (and other) barbecue. We got the standard large "boss hog" but my wife ordered a legit "sandwich" which is the pulled pork on Texas toast with fried pickles. It. Was. Amazing...

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Thank MNataro
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Malbon's may LOOK like a gas station and car wash, but it's oh so much more. Inside the Malbon convenience store, you'll find a food counter for fresh orders and a take home refrigerator section packed with the best pulled pork bbq at the beach, homemade coleslaw, potato salad and baked beans. The bbq is excellent, although I bought a... More 

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western NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

This was a great gas station/restaurant. We stopped and got gas, was given a free mug and I bought all my kids icecream which was reasonably priced for a quick stop place. Wonderful, smiling and very pleasant cashier.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Located in a service station, this small restuarnt has wonderful BBQ --eat at the counter or take out. We elected to take ours home. Got a package deal for $10 of BBQ, sauce and slaw. The BBQ and sauce were excellent as usual but the slaw soupy and thin...like it got scooped out of the bottom of the bowl. Still,... 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
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Barbecue, American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1896 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: (757) 427-9607

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?