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Big Bob Gibson's Bar-B-Que

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2520 Danville Rd SW, Decatur, AL 35603-4213
+1 256-350-0404
09:30 - 20:30
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6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had their pork stuffed potato. It was huge and absolutely delicious. Loaded with meat, cheese and sour cream. Very good "southern style" sweet tea.

Thank Tammyfleming
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Horrible service . Food was not great and for $40.00 for 4 people to eat it was a waste . The hot dogs where horriable. BBQ plates not worth the money . Just wouldn't waste your time ricks BBQ is much better and worth the money .

Thank Calbama
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134 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Very, very rude ladies at counter. First time there and they treated us like we were bothering them. Food was served on styrofoam plate and thrown on tray with no kind of acknowledgement that we just spent $28 on lunch. I was still excited to try the food. Pulled pork was just okay, turkey was good, brisket was very fatty... More 

Thank WyoCwby
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Great BBQ and plenty. Very fast service even during lunch. I had the combo plate. Bout put me to sleep in my afternoon meeting I was so full.

Thank Randy C
Bowling Green KY
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Absolutely nothing like I expected after the show on TV about it. Would never go again if in the area. Since it was a Saturday night I expected a crowd but I guess the locals know better. very few customers.

Thank Faye S
Hartselle, Alabama
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161 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Really like the BBQ plate and the fries are awesome. The sandwichs and beans are also very good. Ribs are also a big plus.

Layton, Utah
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171 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We had dinner with our son, wife, and grandkids the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The BBQ was excellent for everyone. The portions are very generous, and the prices are very reasonable. Well worth a visit.

Thank masseyfj5
Austin, Texas
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

While I live in Texas and have lots of choice in BBQ, sometimes I enjoy a change from the tomato based BBQ sauce popular there. This restaurant has a white sauce that is very good. And, you must try their pies, especially the coconut.

Thank 854paulines
Lake Jackson, Texas
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Eat here a couple of times a year when in the area visiting family. Food is always good especially potatoes. Baked beans on the platters are also a favorite. I had the chicken plate and my husband the ribs. Food was good but the meat was a little dry.

Thank nitag918
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Bob's is absolute best BBQ on the planet don't miss the chance to eat there if your in the area. The ribs, chicken, pork, turkey,wings you name it you can't go wrong with BIG BOB's!!!!!

Thank wow1870

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2520 Danville Rd SW, Decatur, AL 35603-4213
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 256-350-0404

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