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Sonny’s Surprises Deserving Nurses with #RandomActsofBBQ for Their Kindness  
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Nurses are on the front lines every day caring for patients and their families. They are a beacon of hope in our time of need. They deserve the utmost recognition for all they have done for their communities, especially over the past three years. Now more than ever, we know the importance of showin’ our appreciation for frontline workers. We wanted […]

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See How Sonny’s Team Members are Servin’ Up Kindness in Their Communities
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At Sonny’s, helping others is in our DNA. We aren’t just servin’ up delicious BBQ, we’re servin’ up kindness one good deed at a time.  All across our footprint, team members are doing their part to volunteer in their communities, and we couldn’t be prouder.   We love seeing our Sonny’s family making a difference and […]

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3 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day with BBQ
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All moms deserve a little something sweet on Mother’s Day. That goes without saying. However, you don’t need to rush to the florist to find that perfect bouquet or speed to the grocery store, only to forget her favorite kind of candy in the aisles. Let those troubles stay in the past. We’re here to […]

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Sonny’s BBQ Pitmaster Luis of Apopka Hosts Lunch & Learn for Students
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Getting involved in your community is always a great way to befriend those around you. We love going out and meeting the younger generations who may one day be future Pitmasters at Sonny’s. Earlier this month, the team at our Apopka location hosted a lunch and learn at Wekiva High School. They taught 40 students […]

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Sonny’s BBQ Pitmaster Luis of Apopka Hosts Lunch & Learn for Students
News

Getting involved in your community is always a great way to befriend those around you. We love going out and meeting the younger generations who may one day be future Pitmasters at Sonny’s. Earlier this month, the team at our Apopka location hosted a lunch and learn at Wekiva High School. They taught 40 students […]

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A Team Member’s Hard Work is Rewarded with a #RandomActsofBBQ
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We recently had the opportunity to surprise Heather D., a team member in Palatka, Florida with a #RandomActsofBBQ. Heather is always going the extra mile to make her team’s life easier. She arrives early to all her shifts to help get everything ready for the day, even if someone is already scheduled to do that. […]

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Sonny’s Saucy Series: Smokin
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Bottle number two is up in Sonny’s Saucy Series. Now, we’re spotlightin’ our Smokin BBQ Sauce! This is a few steps up from Sweet and features a touch of spice. However, if you’re a bit nervous, don’t worry, it’s more approachable than you may think. It only takes two sentences to sum up the entire […]

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Sonny’s Raises $10,000 for First Responders Children’s Foundation
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First Responders are the heroes of our local communities. They risk their lives every day for the safety of those around them. At the beginning of the year, Sonny’s teamed up with the First Responders Children Foundation to help raise funds for children and families of first responders who have lost their lives or been […]

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Events

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5 Ways To Celebrate Sonny Tillman’s 92nd Birthday
Events

It all started with a man who loved BBQ. Sonny Tillman, founder of Sonny’s BBQ is turnin’ 92 on August 14, and we’re sure excited to celebrate. Here are a few ways for you to join in on the fun. Get yourself a Sliced Pork Big Deal with a side of BBQ Beans Sonny’s all-time […]

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Random Acts of BBQ: June Roundup
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A little act of kindness can go a long way. This month we had the opportunity to reward some truly deserving heroes with a BBQ on us. We sure love recognizing those who do everything they can to spread kindness throughout their community. We had the pleasure to work with Lauren Herre and her sisters […]

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Cater a BBQ for your Dad or Grad
Events

Let Sonny’s BBQ cater pork, ribs, brisket, chicken & more to your next celebration. There sure is a lot to celebrate this summer. Father’s Day is just around the corner, and we reckon your graduate might like to throw a party too. As the weather heats up, we’re firing up our smokers to give your […]

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10 Tools You’ll Need for Grilling Season
Events

Think you have what it takes to become a Pitmaster like Shannon Snell? We believe in you and want to set you up for success. With the right  BBQ tools and equipment, you’ll be smokin’ up some BBQ that will be sure to make your guest’s mouths water this grilling season. We asked Shannon what his must-have gadgets and we think these will do just the trick.   […]

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