Purchase Book Online The Bob Sykes Bar B Q is a true family business
“Dad had the ideas Mom knew how to run a business And they both loved Bar-B-Que”
– Van Sykes
Bob Sykes Bbq Keeping the Fire Burning Since 1957….
- Serving legendary BBQ on a seasoned pit.
- Locally owned and operated by Three Generations of the Sykes family.
- Voted Number 1 BBQ Sauce in Alabama.
- Known for Authentic Southern BBQ from the Pit to the Plate.
- Barbecuing fresh pork shoulders over a natural fire of hickory coals.
The Story of Bob Sykes Bar B Q “From The Pit To The Plate” is now available to purchase at Bob Sykes Bar B Q Restaurant located in Bessemer, Alabama or order online at
Purchase Book Online The Bob Sykes Bar B Q is a true family business. The Sykes Story is the quintessential saga of hard working resulting in success. Bob Sykes grew up on a tobacco farm in Tennessee where he learned the exalted art of cooking true Southern barbecue, Bob Sykes dreamed of someday owning his…Read More →
Proud to announce the 2024 13th Annual Bob Sykes BBQ & BLUES Festival set for Saturday, April 20, 2024.
Proud to announce the 2024 13th Annual Bob Sykes BBQ & BLUES Festival set for Saturday, April 20, 2024. Sponsorship and Vendor opportunities available at BobSykesBlues.comRead More →
THANK YOU to everyone who attended and supported the 2022 Bob Sykes BBQ & BLUES Festival presented by The City of Bessemer, Premiere Chevrolet, BLOX and Pepsi. Several thousands of festival goers attended the beautiful DeBardeleben Park on April 30th and enjoyed a day of eating Bob Sykes BBQ and dancing to award winning, legendary…Read More →