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Kaminski's BBQ & Sports Lounge

12735 Poway Road, Poway, CA
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Ranked #14 of 111 Restaurants in Poway
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Barbecue
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san diego
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We went here on Mother's Day for brunch. We thought it would be a buffet type brunch and was a little disappointed in the format. But when the food arrived it was a different story. I've never had brisket gravy on biscuits - amazing. My mouth is watering just thinking of them. The pancakes were horrible, but everything else was... More

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San Diego
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Among the best-ever BBQ, and our favorite in Poway! Friendly service and relaxing sports-bar kind of atmosphere. Plenty of TVs to keep tabs on your favorite sporting events. Lunch or Dinner are equally good. Try the Sangria, too!

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Poway, California
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46 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We've been to Kaminski's a few times and our last experience was very good. The BBQ was very tasty, service was good, and the atmosphere was energetic, without being too loud.

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Malibu, California
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110 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This place has it all: great food, good service, and the neighborhood feel. They also cater---and they are fantastic. From BBQ to grilled cheese and tomato soup, everything is tasty and fresh.

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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

The night started out well, good food and good company. We came to see a local band perform, we had a group of about 25 people to support the band, and all was well until one of our friends started to dance to the music. The owner began to question him, asking if he was drunk and telling him he... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013 via mobile

Part of 5. Good food. Fall off the bone meats. Our server made the meal and dining experience. Suggestive selling without pressure. Individual attention. Offered samples. Could have checked back more often. I would go back anytime.

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San Diego, California, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Love this place. Want to try it for Sunday football sometime. Their BBQ is great. There is a restaurant section separate from the bar area so it is good if you come with kids. Food comes out pretty quick which is nice too.

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San Diego
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75 reviews 75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

We do not have a lot of good food choices in Poway and for some reason we keep trying this place as its convenient to home but always disappointed. We do like the bar and atmosphere but that's about it. We have yet to have a decent meal and overpriced for what you get. Last Wed. Was wing nights and... More

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Vista, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

This is a favorite of ours and we have had several large family events here. The owners and staff are friendly and welcoming The food is always great. The sampler BBQ platter with the side of wings is perfect for two. Dinner salads are great. Sides are good,...the coleslaw is our favorite. Our only complaint is....service is frequently slow (busy... More

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San Diego, California
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27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Service and food was excellent.with a good variety of items to choose from. Parking was ample and it was near to all.

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