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Bubbalou's Bodacious Bar-B-Que

#243 of 2,928 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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5818 Conroy Windermere Rd, Orlando, FL 32835-3528
+1 407-295-1212
10:00 - 21:30
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 21:30
Fri 10:00 - 22:30
Sat 10:00 - 21:30
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Toronto, Canada
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196 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the opportunity to have real Southern BBQ, and while in Orlando, stopped here for lunch one day. Did the any two meat combo and was impressed. Granted, the pulled pork is better than the brisket. Sides are good and plentiful, and the ability to swap out sides (Hello Mac and Cheese!) was appreciated for members of our group with... More 

Thank Ttaylo3
Santa Fe
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Skip the bratwurst. Nothing more than boiled brats with BBQ sauce. Poor value at $12 with a drink. I ate half and left the rest. I won't return.

Thank ChrisinSFNM
New York City, New York
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I hit this place up for lunch on a Tuesday. Small line at the register and the inside tables were full so sat outside on a cold day but they had heaters going so was ok. The food took a while but it was worth the wait. My friend got a full rack and I got the... More 

Thank dawgdok
Windermere, Florida
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140 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to try this place and we were all disappointed. The brisket lacked flavor and was not fall apart tender. The pulled pork, was ok, but dry and desperately needed sauce. The corn muffins were dry, the garlic toast lacked any garlic flavor, the cole slaw was bland and the baked beans, while tasty, were under cooked. We even... More 

Thank Jim R
Orlando, Florida
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44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bubbalou's has got to be the best in town! When we come to Orlando, which is a few times a year, we get to Bubbalou's as much as we can! Always a pleasure, never disappointed.

Thank John L
Titusville, Florida
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Order your food as you walk in and then wait for it to be delivered to your table. (I don't like this concept) The young guy taking the order was so distracted with everything going on around him that he didn't take our order right. Food was above average but we had to wait a very long time for a... More 

Thank Bill A
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Anyone who knows good bbq would rate them mediocre at best. The ribs are tasty and beans some of the best I have ever had, but the rest was just a sorry attempt to fill the plate with meat. The beef tasted like microwaved roast beef and pork was sliced thin and had no flavor. Make sure to specify pulled... More 

Thank jeremy t
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I discovered this wonderful place about a year ago from using tripadvisor. I visit here everytime I come to Orlando and wanted to leave a review for others. The pork bbq and baked beans are amazing a definite must have when you come here. Nice laid back atmosphere and you can sit outside and enjoy your meal... highly suggest you... More 

Thank kessler759
Miami Beach, Florida
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163 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A trip to orlando would not be complete without a trip to the wonderful BBQ! Not only is it one of the best BBQ we have had but it is also great value. I had the cheeseburger meal and my wife the pulled poke sandwich meal. Both come with fries and beans. Huge portion and bursting with flavor. The burger... More 

Thank ukinmiami
Fort Worth, Texas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Some great tasting bbq. The pulled chicken is very tender. Try the black eye peas. And make sure you get the sweet sauce with your bbq.

Thank Marty B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 18
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5818 Conroy Windermere Rd, Orlando, FL 32835-3528
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-295-1212

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?