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Bobby D's

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607 Merchant St, Emporia, KS 66801
620-342-1990
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Takeout

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  • 68
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious BBQ

I order from Bobby D's for carry out occasionally because they are quick to get your order ready and it's so tasty! The restaurant is fun to be at with a group of friends, but gets filled up pretty easily on the weekends/evenings. The brisket here is sooo incredibly delicious!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
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Kansas
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

I order from Bobby D's for carry out occasionally because they are quick to get your order ready and it's so tasty! The restaurant is fun to be at with a group of friends, but gets filled up pretty easily on the weekends/evenings. The brisket here is sooo incredibly delicious!

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Emporia, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This place was AMAZING! The customer service was stellar... from the time you walk in the door to the time you pay your ticket, the staff was conscious of our group. The food came out quickly - and was DELICIOUS!

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Emporia, Kansas
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Love the BBQ brisket sandwich, with cheesy potatoes and the broccoli raisin salad. So good! Really haven't had a bad meal there.

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Emporia, Kansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Love this place my favorite sandwich is the Cuban sandwich great costumer service would recommend it to everyone

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

Always great food and service. Good prices for adults and children both. Often greeted by owner or manager to visit and ask how food is. Great servers and cooks. Clean bathrooms even decorated. Nice clean and easy to read menu even added few new items.

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Emporia, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

In this area my favorite bbq place is Bobby D's. The ribs are almost always fall off the bone tender and very flavorful. One of my favorite sandwiches here is the Cuban, and you should be pretty hungry when you order it, or plan to have the other half for lunch the next day like I do. All of their... More 

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Topeka, Ks
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Go here often as we travel through. Love the cheesy potatoes and pork sandwich. Reasonably priced and nice size portions. My kids love it too.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

lt's a bit crowded seating, nothing fancy in the decorating , but man, is the food great, or what? My favorite BBQ food in Emporia. Eat in or take out. Nothin finer . In fact, many is the time I have company for dinner and I choose not to cook. I just head on down to Bobby D's. My guests... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Not the best atmosphere, but worth the food. OMG just kept eating, so good. Mostly locals on a Thursday night...great service but only beer at the bar, oh well😛

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and really enjoyed everything we had. I had the pulled pork sandwich and after adding their bbq sauce it was a very tasty sandwich. I was very happy that there were no chunks of fat like at some other places. My husband had ribs that he devoured pretty quick so that should tell you how... More 

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Additional Information about Bobby D's

Address: 607 Merchant St, Emporia, KS 66801
Phone Number: 620-342-1990
Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Emporia
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 607 Merchant St, Emporia, KS 66801
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Emporia
  • Phone Number: 620-342-1990

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?