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Kaminski's BBQ & Sports Lounge

12735 Poway Road, Poway, CA
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Ranked #15 of 111 Restaurants in Poway
Hours:
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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English first
Del Mar, California
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430 reviews 430 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
285 helpful votes 285 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

Had driven by this restaurant a couple of times, so we were in the area and tried it for lunch and we were not disappointed. The BBQ ribs and the pulled pork sandwich were very good and quite delicious. The side dishes were really tasty and good size portions. This restaurant is basically a sports bar with really good BBQ... More

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Poway, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Went with family of 4, including 2 small kids. The place is more like a bar on weekends than a restaurant, which is to be expected given the name - crazy karaoke crowd. The food was just ok, service was pretty good. Beer selection is great, and lots of options for those not craving bbq.

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Pine, Colorado
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We met at this sports bar to catch up with friends. I was so relieved the menu was not your typical sports bar fare, by any means. There was everything from prime rib to tacos. Reasonably priced, too. They have a good daily special menu as well.

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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
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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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101 reviews 101 reviews
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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157 reviews 157 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 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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Additional Information about Kaminski's BBQ & Sports Lounge

Address: 12735 Poway Road, Poway, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Poway
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Barbecue

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