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Boxer Barbeque Co

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722 Creek Top, Council Bluffs, IA
712-325-4227
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lunch and delivered supper

Ate lunch on a Friday, had the special of pulled pork, chips and drink for about $8.00 Large sandwich big enough to share and the meat was great. Boxer BBQ also delivered a meal for 25 to my location that night. We had the BEST smoked ham! Also had smoked pork loin, macaroni and cheese... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Clay Center, KS
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Clay Center, KS
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Ate lunch on a Friday, had the special of pulled pork, chips and drink for about $8.00 Large sandwich big enough to share and the meat was great. Boxer BBQ also delivered a meal for 25 to my location that night. We had the BEST smoked ham! Also had smoked pork loin, macaroni and cheese, sweet potato casserole, sauce and... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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262 reviews 262 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Something big has changed here. This used to be my go-to for BBQ. It was a Friday night at 7:00PM. The last time we were here, the place was packed. There were only 3 tables occupied. That should have been the first clue. We arrived and waited to be seated like last time. Oh, it is now seat yourself. So,... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Very great bbq i alwas look for the out of the way places this was a great pick....generous portions and they have bbq ham shank which ive never seen in any other bbq place....have a choice of 4 different sauces on the table all are good..cash only but most local owned bbq places are like that...i highly recomend getting of... More 

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Council Bluffs
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

It is always a difficult decision as to what do I want to order. The barbeque nachos are to die for. Take cash. They have an ATM there, as they no longer accept cards. But by the time I pay the ATM fee and my bank fee, there is $5 added to the cost of my meal.

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Council Bluffs
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8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This one of the best Barbeque places in the metro area. Great brisket. Takeout available. Get the sampler platter. You will not be disappointed. Check out their menu on the web site.

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Elk Horn, Iowa
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15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I heard about the restaurant from trip advisor, voted the best in council bluffs, the service was good a nice lady sat me, I got a water and started to look over the menu I found that there were some things that were not available during lunch which was understandable, I wanted to taste two or three things, but my... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Wonderful service, super food, low-key atmosphere with no pretension. The prices are more than reasonable. We tried a variety of meats and all were perfect. Go here, go here now.

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New York, NY
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268 restaurant reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Real BBQ -- huge portions and friendly service at this informal BBQ take-out eat-in restaurant. The prices are reasonable and the food is high quality. Loved the baked beans & potato salad. This is worth a drive. Hope this helps!

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Joshua, Texas
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35 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

While it surely wasn't the best I have ever had it clearly was the best for the price, area and taste for Omaha. I surely wanted to try the Bread Pudding but was to full from my meal, I can say though had the waitress asked I most likely would have said yes. Don't expect much of an atmosphere but... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

For the price, you get huge servings of very tender brisket and pork. If you can't decide, choose the "moo pig" sandwich includes both. Very friendly staff. I would have liked to try the deep fried bread pudding, but it's really priced and sized for 2 or 3 diners.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 722 Creek Top, Council Bluffs, IA
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Council Bluffs
  • Phone Number: 712-325-4227

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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