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Dreamland BBQ

12 W Jefferson St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2573
+1 334-273-7427
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“banana pudding” (154 reviews)
“ribs” (349 reviews)
“chopped pork” (21 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
12 W Jefferson St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2573
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1 - 10 of 970 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place feels full of southern atmosphere at its best. The nachos were some of the best ever! Loved the rib wrap. Also delicious banana pudding, which our waitress recommended. Service--our waitress irma--was so friendly and her recommendations were on point. Highly recommended.

Thank Sarah451985
Reviewed 3 days ago

Service was friendly and fast. Tasted the ribs, wings, mac and cheese and potato salad. I had higher expectations, food was not anything that I will rave or recommend.

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We split the platter with 3 meats plus 1 and 3 sides. We liked the baked beans and the ribs. The other items were just okay. I also tried the banana pudding and it was okay. The service was terrific and the atmosphere is energetic.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The BBQ joint is in downtown Montgomery and has plenty of parking nearby. It’s a greasy-spoon, easy going location where you can grab some good meat at a very reasonable price. The interior is large, we were immediately greeted very warmly by our server, who...More

Thank Vale23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t get sucked into the near thousand reviews. If you have ever had good BBQ in your life, this isn’t even sub-par. Worst vinegary BB sauce ever and only one option. Mac-n-cheese was gross and weird. Baked beans are straight out of the can. Smoked...More

Thank wowpics
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch this week while touring the various museums in the area. I was looking forward to good southern BBQ. I had the full rack of ribs and a bit disappointed. Rather than receiving a full rack i got a plate of...More

Thank B0bK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch at Dreamland Barbecue in Montgomery Alabama on 9-27-2018. I remember the owner of the original Dreamland Barbecue in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. My Uncle, who was then owner of a local funeral home, would take me there now and then for barbecue. He and...More

Thank Starflight
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t avoid this place because you’re on a diet or whatever. The pulled pork salad is delicious. Lots of dressing choices. Quick service is good especially during the work week!

Thank Misti730
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very cool atmosphere. The folks inside were down home country friendly. Southern hospitality at its finest. The service was awesome. The food was fast, and hot when it arrived. The food was tasty with lots of flavor. My son and I licked our plates clean.

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in downtown, very near to our hotel. Very easy to reach by foot or by car. The food was delicious and the beer also. We learned that they have a brewery. The banana pudding was homemade and fantastic! The service was...More

Thank Adriana L
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risky39
30 November 2016|
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Response from Tina J | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have beef. They do have chicken and turkey options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 W Jefferson St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2573
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +1 334-273-7427
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