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Hot City Barbeque & Bistro

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1313 S 6th St, Los Banos, CA 93635-4728
12098264300
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11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Takeout

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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great ribs

Try the spicy barbecue sauce. Tri tip and rib great. There beans and coleslaw are a must. Have to get there on time they run out of ribs fast.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Bajafishing
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Try the spicy barbecue sauce. Tri tip and rib great. There beans and coleslaw are a must. Have to get there on time they run out of ribs fast.

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Thank Bajafishing
San Francisco, California
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

the best BBQ place in California. Period. Tri tip is great, baked beans are great, potato salad is great, garlic bread is great

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Thank KarenBSF
Los Banos, California, United States
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Really enjoy the food here. Have ordered things for special occasions as well. Like the hot barbeque sauce. Had a special smoked ham for Christmas from them that was fabulous.

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Thank Judy I
Los Banos
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Stopped in on a Friday for a quick lunch. Had a pulled pork sandwich and coleslaw with my husband. We shared it and it was delicious and plenty for two.

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Thank 217cathrinew
Prunedale, California
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

Don't ever judge a book by its cover. Just because this place is small doesn't mean it lacks in the quality in taste. The staff here are the nicest people I have ever met in my entire life. The only thing that I can say bad about this place is that the parking is very limited and they are only... More 

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Thank Valerie R
Los Banos, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

The best barbeque for miles around! The road house salad is the best salad I have ever eaten! Soo fresh!

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Thank Getawaygirl1962
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

Amazing meat juicy and tender. A great surprise find and satisfying conclusion on our stop over, heading back to SF after a week of camping trip. Roundhouse salad is a tasty treat.

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Thank Helen A
Buena Park, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

We had the tri tip sandwich and the pulled pork sandwich. The sandwiches were huge. The tri tip and pulled pork were both melt in your mouth tender and tasty. And the French bread they used for their sandwiches was outstanding!

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Thank Pam S
Los Banos, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Everything they Bar B que comes out the best. The sauce is savory and every meat they have is always tender. I love the tri tip the most. Not fond of their beans but my son likes them

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Thank Dreamfaery
Los Banos, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The menu is as described... Everything is good !!!. Sometimes if it is busy yes better to call ahead, if taking out. Worth the price. Everytime was never not happy.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1313 S 6th St, Los Banos, CA 93635-4728
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Banos
  • Phone Number: 12098264300

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?