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Bono's Pit Bar-B-Q

5711 Bowden Rd, Ste 19, Jacksonville, FL 32216-6160
+1 904-448-5395
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good27%
  • Average33%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible13%
21 Feb 2017
“BBQ for Lunch Baby rack ribs”
24 Jan 2017
“Good Food”
Open Now
10:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
5711 Bowden Rd, Ste 19, Jacksonville, FL 32216-6160
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Entered the front of the building while waiting to be seated group a gentleman walked in behind me. Waitress immediately sat the gentleman that walked in behind me and when I asked why I was skipped I was told that they were regulars and that...More

Thank James G
Raymond T, Owner at Bono's Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

We pride ourselves on customer service. Please ask for Ray on the next visit so we can do something for you.

Reviewed 17 March 2017

Ordered large chicken platter w/green beans and bake beans for lunch. The chicken was cold and smelled funny odor, like perhaps order mixed up with sausage or the meat is bad but it was cold and the sides were hot, of course from microwave. The...More

Thank Tonya F
Raymond T, Owner at Bono's Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

We are sorry to hear about you experience. The refund that was requested was given in a quick manner as requested and we did our best to reconcile any issues. We value your business and hopefully you will come back soon.

Reviewed 22 February 2017

Very good option for a lunch BBQ, the ribs platter was huge, the side are homemade and good taste the garlic bread was very good and the barbecue beans

Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Love the onion rings and ribs! Always have a great meal here. Done if the best sides, taste homemade.

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Great service and turkey platter was huge. You won't leave here hungry great BBQ very clean worth a stop

Thank Ronald E
Reviewed 29 December 2016

My husband got mad at me because I ordered their sausage platter. He said "you don't go to a barbecue restaurant and order sausage." I'm telling you that you should!!!! I first tried it from some leftovers in my daughter's refrigerator, I was hooked. I...More

Thank LakelandLaura
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Good food. Always tastes great. Close to Town Center and shopping. A little more expensive than other bar-b-q chains, but worth it. Love the onion rings.

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Like everyone is saying, it is okay not the best. The restaurant was dark, could use more light. The barbecue was just average, the sauces were okay. The server was friendly but slow. I would not return if I am back in the area. Also...More

Thank tj3js289
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The food was fine just nothing to write home about. This is your average barbecue joint. Service was good. A little pricey for the quality.

Thank Cowgirlkc
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant itself was cool and nostalgic. Pit was great and seemed as it could put out some great barbecue but sadly it was just average. Sauces just didn't do it for me. Staff was friendly but slow. I will probably not return. Needs music...More

Thank ebbenny
Raymond T, Owner at Bono's Pit Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

Thank you for visiting and we apologize that your experience was not 100% satisfactory. Please visit us again and ask for myself or a manager so we can make sure you are taken care of the right way. See you soon!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5711 Bowden Rd, Ste 19, Jacksonville, FL 32216-6160
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-448-5395
Come see us at Bono's Bar-B-Q Southpoint! Conveniently located right off I-95 and Bowden Rd, we offer traditional fresh Southern BBQ made fresh daily.
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