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Dunn's Drive In Barbecue

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3716 Mechanicsville Tpke, Richmond, VA 23223-1332
+1 804-329-4676
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good63%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 20, 2017
“Beef BBQ”
Nov 26, 2016
“Great BBQ and Limeade”
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3716 Mechanicsville Tpke, Richmond, VA 23223-1332
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

I love their chopped beef BBQ, it's so good and I don't think I've ever had it like this anywhere else. All the sides were delicious, green beans, coleslaw, beans...and it's so affordable! We ordered a big office lunch and I was surprised by how...More

Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

A classic in Richmond, Dunn's is a no frills, takeout restaurant, serving some of the best pork BBQ you can find in the area. The menu is large with home cooked meals, onion rings, pies and drinks. But my favorite are the limeades, made sweet...More

Thank Cassie427
Reviewed October 12, 2015

Similar to the scenes from the movie, "American Graffiti 1", this place was a Cruiser's paradise. Cruising was killed by the alleged oil shortages of the 1970's, but Dunn's keeps on with a loyal following, good food, good service, and believable pricing. Most ANY meal...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2015

Ate lunch here and got the minced pork BBQ sandwich with cole slaw. It was quite good but not as good as some other places in Richmond. I was a bit disappointed that the pork was the only BBQ in a very extensive menu. That...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed June 15, 2013 via mobile

We ate here based on other Internet reviews. The food was amazing the limeades were the best we've ever had.

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Reviewed February 25, 2013

Dunn's is a real old school carryout. It's star is Limeade. It is wonderful, although I don't recommend it for a diabetic. It's sweet! I like the BBQ, although others don't. It has the Richmond specialty Baloney Burgers. Navy beans soup. You get the picture....More

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Reviewed June 29, 2008

In a time of constant change, some things remain constant. Dunn's Bar-B-Q has been at that very slot since 1935. The key word describing this restaurant is no frills. The restaurant is strictly takeaway with a window where customers place their orders and sit on...More

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Reviewed November 10, 2007

This is just really excellent barbecue. There grape limeade is delicious as well!

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  • Address: 3716 Mechanicsville Tpke, Richmond, VA 23223-1332
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-329-4676
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