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Rivertowne BBQ

205 S 3rd St, Ozark, AR 72949-3205
479-667-1808
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Ranked #1 of 12 Restaurants in Ozark
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $11
Cuisines: Barbecue
Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner
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FORT SMITH, AR
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71 reviews 71 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

Great ribs and brisket - and the hot BBQ sauce is fabulous - very spicy so I used half hot and half mild. This place is great and prices are good too. $5 for a huge sliced brisket sandwich!!! Very good pickles as well.

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Ozark
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Excellent food , very generous portions , great atmosphere and very reasonable prices. Can't ask for anything better

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We have been a frequent customer to Rivertowne for the last 10 years, the owner recently sold the business and the quality of the food has declined in the last 2 months under the new management. Our last order was Aug. 29, 2014, the order was a pulled pork sandwich with fries and a chopped beef dinner with potato salad... More

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Honey Grove, Texas
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71 reviews 71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I was pleasantly surprised to find a quality B-B-Q place in this little town. It is located behind the courthouse, so it is not easy to see from any of the highways. I am glad I took the time to seek it out, because it is as good as I have ever eaten in my life. Upon arrival, I was... More

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

A lot of people wouldn't expect to find a world class barbecue restaurant in the little town of Ozark. Those people are going to be surprised! I recently enjoyed the pulled pork, which was excellent. I'm also very picky about cole slaw. Their's is creamy and made just right. Service was superb. Highly recommended!

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Bella Vista, Arkansas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We just happened to be in Ozark at lunchtime and decided to try Rivertowne BBQ. We were seated right away and had good, friendly service. The inside is rustic, but comfortable. My husband and I both ordered the pulled pork sandwich. We wished we would have shared because the sandwiches were large. The meat is smoked on the premises and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I do not understand why people say this is good bbq. I have had better bbq from a microwave. The meat is very dry and lacks flavor. Everyone tells me to put the sauce on the meat that's what it is there for. The meat should not be so dry that it requires sauce to add moisture.

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beaufort, sc
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Rivertowne has the best b-b-q in Northwest Arkansas and the Arkansas River Valley. The portions are huge so be prepared to share or take home. You won't be disappointed....family friendly.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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133 reviews 133 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I was in town for business and Rivertowne BBQ was recommended by the local team for lunch. I must say I have had a lot of BBQ in my travels, this one one of the beat. I has the brisket sandwich and it was excellent! The staff was superb and the restaurant exceptional clean. Highly Recommend

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Great environment... delicious food... SUPER FAST service... very pleased and will always come back when were in town

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