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Sonny's BBQ

1001 Saint Patricks Dr, Perry, GA 31069-2144
+1 478-218-2100
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“sliced pork” (4 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
“dry rub” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1001 Saint Patricks Dr, Perry, GA 31069-2144
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a long, 500-mile drive through crazy rain and wind, we were ready for a relaxing meal when we stopped for the night in Perry, GA. Sonny's BBQ hit the spot. Great salad bar and service. Food was good but my wife's pulled pork plate...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Sonny's about three years ago for a great meal and the hubby suggested we stop for dinner on our travels back home. We should have known better when there were just a few cars in the parking lot. This place looked like...More

1  Thank Julie B
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Thank you for bringin’ this to our attention, Julie B. Please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details of your experience, along with your phone number and the location you were at. We appreciate your feedback, and hope you’ll give us another chance!

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We order our food and it came out cold we got the service attention and notified her about the cold full without Sarah she was excellent and the food was horrible They did not leave the food in the microwave long enough LOL you think...More

1  Thank smiley3301
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

Thank you for bringin’ this to our attention, smiley3301. We're glad to hear Sarah took good care of you. However, we’re sorry to hear you may not have had the best experience with us. Please email social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details of your experience, along with...More

Reviewed 8 February 2017

Great BBQ and very convenient location to the interstate and Motel 6 (just across the street from Motel 6). Employees are very friendly and go out of their way to be sure everything is perfect.

Thank Ron D
SonnysBBQ, General Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2017

Thanks, Ron! We’re glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, and we can’t wait to see you again for your next visit.

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Driving home from FL, we kept seeing signs for Sonny's BBQ. I wanted to go there simply because my son's name is Sonny and we can never find anything with his name on it. After going and eating there I was so glad we did!...More

Thank jjbml67
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Eating at Sonny's is always a treat because living in Indiana, we are very far from any location. It's a bit pricey for a sandwich, side and drink, but the sweet tea is great. We get sent off with gigantic to-go cups of sweet tea,...More

Thank SueBee46530
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Our waitress Holly K was fast, friendly and attentive. The salad bar was fresh with a great selection. The sliced pork was juicy and flavorfull. All the side dishes were hot, fresh and tasty.

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The quality of the food here is amazing. I ordered a mixed plate of meats. Everything was cooked to perfection. The waitress was very attentive as well.

Thank John M
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2016

Thanks, John M ! We’re glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, and we can’t wait to see you again for your next visit.

Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Have been a frequent customer of this Sonny's for years but becoming less frequent. Service is still pretty good and I love their tea. The food is generally inconsistent and usually not that great. The restaurant is in dire need of an update. Carpet is...More

Thank BigDW33
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here numerous times and always love the food!! You can't go wrong with it. I always get the all you can eat sliced pork and love it. They are not afraid to bring you more and check on you often.

Thank Meyn_Tech
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Saint Patricks Dr, Perry, GA 31069-2144
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 478-218-2100
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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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