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Sonny's BBQ

2781 N Cherry Rd, Rock Hill, SC 29730
+1 803-324-7984
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (8 reviews)
“garlic toast” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2781 N Cherry Rd, Rock Hill, SC 29730
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

This Sonny’s is undergoing renovation, and is training-up a new staff. Those two things could sink the ratings of a lesser franchise...not so here. The mainstay of a BBQ place is the kitchen, it’s heartbeat. And at this Sonny’s the heart is beating strong. Our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Had been told by my sister that Sonny’s BBQ was very good. We love BBQ and on a recent trip we stopped in Rock Hill for Sonny’s. We shared a BBQ Sampler Plate so we could try a little of various items. Sonny’s Brisket was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 711cds
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We go frequently and enjoy it each time. The food is great,tea is good service is great.The amount of food was a surprise the first time we ate there,now we know that's the norm. I enjoy the abundant salad bar with a side of pulled...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mary R
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We ate dinner here on 6/8 and as always it was really good. Their barbecue is always good and the servings are plenty big. I could not eat all of it. Our server was very nice and the service was really fast. We always eat...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sandycc123
Reviewed 16 June 2018

a friend asked if we have ever tried sonny's for BBQ. we decided to go and were not disappointed. Greeted warmly, friendly and attentive server named Justin made a few recommendations. Sliced brisket was fork tender and moist, ribs were delicious too! All the sides...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Barbara D
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Quick lunch and the special was pulled pork. For $5.95 you got the pork, your choice of bread, and two sides. I had slaw and beans. A large coke, and a free refill. Very inexpensive, but the portions were not that large. Clean restrooms and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank RAFincher
SonnysBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

Hi there. Thank you for coming in and helpin’ us celebrate our Founders Month. We’re so glad you enjoyed our special of 50% off Signature Pork Items. We aim to serve up the best BBQ in town, slathered in Southern hospitality and we appreciate you...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here with the family and really enjoyed our dinners. They have a salad bar that is pretty decent. The BBQ was good, it had a good taste and was fresh. I would go back again.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Plankton1
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Who would think a chain restaurant would have great BBQ? Well every time I head south I find a Sonny’s. Had the AUCE ribs. They were tender,delicious and to die for! Complimented with fresh grilled bread and delicious sides. Staff was very friendly and food...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Pirate393
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I ordered theBrisket sandwich with slaw and it was delicious. The service was quick and accurate. Our server, Kaylee, was fantastic.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank S1849DHmichaelf
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Ordered the all you can eat ribs for about $16.00. Very good and delivered as many as you wanted quickly. Chicken was also good. Great value and service.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Rie760
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2781 N Cherry Rd, Rock Hill, SC 29730 (Formerly Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Rock Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 803-324-7984
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Sonny's BBQ of Rock Hill. Southern BBQ at its finest. Slow-smoking favorites like pulled pork, ribs, brisket since 1968.
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