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20 YEARS, 20 FOUNDERS: VAN SYKES

October 25, 2019

Van Sykes is one of the 20 founding members of Southern Foodways Alliance 20 years ago. SFA celebrates the people and places who enrich the landscape of Southern food and culture.

Bob Sykes The BEST BBQ!

October 25, 2019

Thank you Alabama for choosing Bob Sykes as your favorite BBQ joint in Alabama! Owner, Van Sykes had fun sharing how he’s kept the fire burning for 62 years.https://www.cbs42.com/special-reports/the-best-bbq/?fbclid=IwAR1PEJG9Qe4pIyJt-YghDjr-igpZTXyoDnNMIyY_Cu7yGxP7S6QUVjI3UuM

Van Sykes hosting Private BBQ TOUR

October 25, 2019

Van Sykes talking about BBQ Pork Picnic Shoulders and hosting a Private BBQ Tour on November 2nd, 2019,  teaching among other things like history of Southern BBQ, how to cook spare ribs, picnic shoulders and much more! Of course, you’ll enjoy several dishes including desserts.   https://www.wbrc.com/video/2019/10/22/sykes-bbq-barbecue-pinic-shoulder-sandwich/

Dom Eats Local’ Celebrity Chef Dom Tesoriero visits Bob Sykes Bar B Q

October 25, 2019

Owner Van Sykes had a great time showing New Yorker Chef Dom Tesoriero  the way we do BBQ for a video that is on aldotcomnews.com and other digital media outlets around the country. A big thanks to our friend and Bob Carlton from al.com for choosing Bob Sykes to show the yankees how we do BBQ here in Bessemer, […]

Maxine Sykes Vocational Scholarship

October 25, 2019

Owner Van Sykes is happy to give yearly to the Bessemer Academy School in memory of his Mother who was owner and founder of Bob Sykes Bar B Q.

11th Annual Bob Sykes Bbq & Blues Festival

October 25, 2019

Mark your calendars for a day full of great blues music and delicious BBQ! April 25, 2020 12-8pm   Sponsorship Opportunities:https://bobsykes.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Bob-Sykes-Bbq-Blues-Sponsorship-.pdf   Vendor Opportuntites:https://bobsykes.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/bob-sykes-vendor-application.pdf  Purchase Festival Tickets:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/11th-annual-bob-sykes-bbq-blues-festival-tickets-61712322217  For more information visit:https://bobsykes.com/blues-festival/ Contact: Elaine.lyda@gmail.com  205-243-9492

Bob Sykes’ Private Barbecue Tour & Demo Event

October 25, 2019

Bob Sykes Private BBQ TOUR & Demo Saturday, November 2, 2019  9:30am-10:30am  Located at Bob Sykes Bar B Q Restaurant:  1724 9th Avenue North in Bessemer, AL  To reserve a spot visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bob-sykes-bbq-tour-tickets-74873497647or visit Bob Sykes Bar B Q  205-426-1400 Limit 12 per class

City of Bessemer Presents the Bob Sykes Bbq & Blues Festival!

February 25, 2019

Bob Sykes Gives Back!

February 25, 2019

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 […]