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Bubbalou's Bodacious Bar B Que

₱₱ - ₱₱₱American, , Barbecue
1701 Rock Springs Rd, Apopka, FL 32712-2227
+1 407-388-1212
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“baby backs” (3 reviews)
“bbq beans” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
1701 Rock Springs Rd, Apopka, FL 32712-2227
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

If you check out my reviews, you will find very few 5's, A restaurant needs to be outstanding for me to give up a 5. This place has Baby Backs that are this best i have ever had, and i have had a lot. The...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We had never heard of Bubbalou’s before we tried it. We were looking for something quick to eat the evening we arrived in Apopka and thought we’d check it out because it was something different than the usual fast food. The young woman working the...More

Thank Anitra W
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends came here tonight for dinner the bbq was ok i had better ,it was very quite for a Saturday night we were just about finished eating when a group of about 20 people came in to eat it was 20 or...More

Thank 1971ST
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The original location on Rock Springs Rd. Still putting out fine for BBQ over 50 years now. Building is much different from the shack that I first encountered in 1961 but food is same. Baby back ribs falling off the bone tender n tasty. BBQ...More

Thank cdwood77
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I judge BBQ places by two elements. 1. How good their ribs are. 2. How good their brisket is. There are other factors that add to that. Cleanliness - Bubbalous' is very clean. Sauce - Good choices at Bubbalous love the mild and sweet sauce...More

Thank Gunnar Angel L
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Of all the BBQ places in the area, we always choose Bubbalou's. The atmosphere is of course casual and tbe food is consistently good.

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great BBQ place. They have a great variety of goods. BBQ is excellent as well as their shrimp basket. Reasonably priced. Indoor and outdoor seating. Great service.

Thank Sandit70
Reviewed 20 February 2017

In the past six visits, the order was served correctly about 2 times. The quality of the baby back ribs has gone from excellent to fair with an obvious downgrading of meat quality purchased. Often the food is served cold.

Thank lesser160
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Not only is the BBQ great, this location serves fantastic breakfasts every day. The bacon and sausages are the best and service is spot on.

Thank BigMac1952
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I really enjoy this place for breakfast. Good variety and plenty of coffee. Service is also very good.

Thank Jeff C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 Rock Springs Rd, Apopka, FL 32712-2227
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Apopka
  • Phone Number: +1 407-388-1212
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