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Bob Sykes Tailgate Special

November 1, 2018

WIN the Bob Sykes Tailgate Special every Friday on our FB Page. Our Tailgate Special includes a slab of ribs, 2 pint sides, toast and a gallon of tea. Be sure to go Like and Share!

Brisket Wednesday is a Bob Sykes Favorite!

November 1, 2018

Brisket Wednesday is a Bob Sykes Favorite! Every Wednesday we serve Texas Style Smokehouse Beef Brisket. Order it by the plate, sandwich, potato or salad!

10th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq & Blues Festival

November 1, 2018

Bessemer, Alabama Barbecue and Blues are a great combination so start planning for the 10th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq & Blues Festival set for Saturday, April 27th, 2019. The event will combine the best of blues music and legendary Bob Sykes Bbq at the beautiful DeBardeleben Park located in historic downtown Bessemer, Alabama from 12-8pm. […]

NEW on the Menu During Football Season!

November 1, 2018

Smoked Buffalo Wings tossed in our own Bob Sykes Wing Sauce. Available during football season every Friday and Saturday.

TACO TUESDAY…

November 1, 2018

…is done right at Bob Sykes! Every Tuesday we serve authentic bbq tacos made with our smoked meat of your choice…pork, chicken or beef brisket. We also serve loaded bbq nachos and quesadillas!

Let Bob Sykes do the work for you this holiday season!

November 1, 2018

Call ahead to place your holiday meal orders that are ready to eat! 205-426-1400 Holiday Meal includes: Smoked or fried turkey breast Homemade Cornbread dressing Turkey giblet gravy Cranberry sauce Feeds 6-10 The Bob Sykes natural hickory smoked ham and turkey breast are smoked to perfection Sweeten up the holidays with our homemade desserts made […]

Chili season …

November 1, 2018

when the chill arrives so does our delicious homemade chili. Bob Sykes chili is made fresh daily. Served on the menu daily.

Announcing the City of Bessemer and Metro PCS are presenting the Bob Sykes BBQ & Blues Festival

March 2, 2018

Barbecue and Blues are a great combination so start planning for the 9th Annual Bob Sykes BBQ & Blues Festival presented by the City of Bessemer and Metro PCS are set for Saturday, April 28, 2018. The event will combine the best of blues music and legendary Bob Sykes BBBQ at the beautiful DeBardeleben Park […]

Smoking With Tradition

July 31, 2018

Van Sykes, right, stands with Jason Jewell in front of the barbecue pit and kitchen at Bob Sykes BBQ in Bessemer. Sykes and Jewell are the second and third generation, respectively, to run the restaurant that has been a family business since 1957. Watch the fire and tend the grill — that’s what it all […]

Trip Advisor Certificate Of Excellence

July 31, 2018

We’re pleased to announce that Bob Sykes Bar B Q has been recognized with a 2018 Travel Advisor Certificate of Excellence based on the consistently great reviews we’ve earned. Thank You!