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Bub's Bar-B-Q

Route 116, Sunderland, MA
+1 413-548-9630
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“dirty rice” (16 reviews)
“pulled pork” (16 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Route 116, Sunderland, MA
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Just say phooey to those who swear that only Southerners can do barbecue. Utter nonsense. Bub's Bar-B-Q totally defies the Southern bloviations, and proves that righteous barbecue is close at hand and carrying a bright flag in Massachusetts, yes Massachusetts. Bub's looks like a roadhouse...More

Thank ShamanCuervo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We braved the crowds on a recent Saturday at dinner time but, as always, it was worth it. The blackened catfish is my favorite and my husband usually gets the baby back ribs which he loves. Our friend had the pulled port which he enjoyed....More

Thank mildredp19452017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We like eating here for the all you can eat sides but they can be hit or miss. The fries had some green/hard fries mixed in. I ordered the fried chicken sandwich but the pickles soaked through the bun and made it soggy quickly. My...More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We all enjoy Bub's, even the gluten-free vegetarians among us. The meats are cooked to the appropriate tenderness and the barbecue sauce is yummy. The side dishes are plentiful, varied, and all you can eat self-serve. We've been going here for decades. It really is...More

Thank LucyGreenfield_MA
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Bub's is a local institution for BBQ fare. While it isn't gourmet BBQ in any way, it is comfort food that is consistently enjoyable if you like Bayou/Southern style BBQ and it's accompaniments. Smokey and sweet/savory all at the same time. The sides are not...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Great BBQ ribs, brisket, and chicken. Love the all you can eat sides of fries, whipped sweet potatoes, baked beans, bread and whipped butter, and lots more. Fried green tomatoes are a must! Attentive, kind service and free jukebox. Beer and refillable fountain sodas. Sit...More

1  Thank Donna D
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Told about this place on the day we visited. ....like wow...how come I didn't hear about this place before....ribs and sausage were great but the sides were outstanding and all you can eat......fantastic

Thank jhkruns
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We took our mom for Mother's Day w the grandkids. Amazing BBQ, the sides were tasty. You have to try the smoked kielbasa! Very busy, but the service was fast and the restaurant was clean. We will be back here again!

Thank Cwhite472
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Bub's has been a favorite since I was a little girl....and is a favorite of our Sons & family as well!

Thank TheIvinsFamily
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Indoor and outdoor seating. Family friendly. Always busy so get there early.

Thank Judith M
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Average prices
USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 116, Sunderland, MA
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Sunderland
  • Phone Number: +1 413-548-9630
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