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Dobbs BBQ

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2636 South Oates Street, Dothan, AL 36301
+1 334-794-5195
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Destin, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hubby and I ordered the combo platter and made 2 meals off it. Came with fries and a iceburgh salad. Too much food for lunch but we took food home. Daughter got the chicken platter and said the pork was better. Service was quick, place is not fancy which was ok with us, waitress friendly and manager stopped by to... More 

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Thank Anita F
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

BBQ average at best - not much atmosphere and took unusually long time to be waited on and to receive our order.

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Thank Charlene C
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9 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The BBQ was pretty good. The menu was was not that flexible (get this or nothing). The fries was pitiful. If I go back again I would just order the meat and get my own sides.

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Thank Hosea G
Panama City Beach, Florida
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195 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

The worst BBQ sandwich I have ever had. It was supposed to be chipped. It was shredded pork in a bland, watery, tomato based bbq sauce on a bun. No pickles, no slaw and more bread than meat. It tasted like wet bread.

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Thank Steve D
Rosemary Beach, Florida
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The ribs were good just a bit dry. Side salads just average nothing special. But would go again Great family place

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Thank Kiki042014
Dothan, United States
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74 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Not thrilled with their menu but for the price, it's definitely a decent bbq place. Many of the locals love it, so I'd say it's worth the visit.

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Thank Ciara L
Atlanta, Georgia
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289 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Stopped here for lunch on the way from Georgia to Florida because the parking lot was full. Decided it must be a nice place to eat. We were seated immediately although the place was crowded. Our server took our order and it seemed like a LONG time before we got served - slow average service. We had the chipped pulled... More 

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Thank Seabee-Officer-11
Woodbury, Connecticut
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Locally proclaimed as the best BBQ in the world. It is on a main highway near a busy intersection so always busy. Take out a pound or 2, you'll be glad you did.

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Thank fred P
Cumming, Georgia
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Traveling between Atlanta and Florida without the benefit of our RV we were looking for something to eat other than fast food that had take out. We had 4 dogs in the car! We were happy to find Dobbs. The place was packed but they had a "take out" area that was pretty quick. The plates we got were good,... More 

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Thank dogwalker5012015
Dothan, Alabama
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Everyone seems to love this place. I don't get it! Service was awful and the food was mediocre. It definitely didn't make me want to come back anytime soon! Not sure what all the hype is about!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2636 South Oates Street, Dothan, AL 36301
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Dothan
  • Phone Number: +1 334-794-5195

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