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4706 Barksdale Blvd, Bossier City, LA 71112-4506
318-741-0778
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Not Fancy but Great Food

The ribs were good though this isn't a fancy place: plastic utensils and paper towels on the table. But, go there for the food. The staff was very nice and helpful.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2015
michael n
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tucson
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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197 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Went here on lunch break from a training at the AFB. I must say that we shouldve went somewhere else. The food wasnt nasty, it just wasnt all that. I mean the food was edible but the brisket "samitch" required bbq sauce. I good bbq it good alone and you add sauce for personal taste. This on the other hand... More 

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tucson
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

The ribs were good though this isn't a fancy place: plastic utensils and paper towels on the table. But, go there for the food. The staff was very nice and helpful.

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DeSoto, Texas
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

It is the best 'que we have ever eaten in Texas, Memphis or Carolina. The place is small but great food awaits you!

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Austin, Texas
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

Omigah i know being from Texas I'm suppose to say our bbq is the best but this bbq was phenomenal! The ribs were literally falling off the bone and the sausage was great. The green beans were cooked with sausage and onions and had a nice little spice which i can only assume came from the sausage. And omigah the... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I love this dish! If you haven't tried it, I suggest doing so asap. It's huge and delicious. I've had multiple and I've never finished one of them; the warm bbq sauce on top of this makes it one of my favorites.

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Leander
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Besides the usual BBQ plates, they have the Botato (baked potato filled with butter, sour cream, and BBQ topped with cheddar cheese) and BBQ nachos. Lots of sandwich variety in a simple store front. Decor is simple old style countryside diner with antique items. The chicken my husband got on a combo plate was shriveled, a tad overlooked, but we... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Excellent tastes, options, and friendly service. You can tell this is a local favorite. I am not local, but for sure this is my go to spot for BBQ and all else they have to offer.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

We were on a roadtrip from Arizona and stopped in based on TA reviews. We had pulled pork sandwiches and they were great. But the peach cobbler with ice cream was fantastic!

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Bossier City, LA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Bodacious has always had the best bbq in this area! Lately their prices have gotten outrageous! The staff are always helpful and friendly. Seriously good ribs!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This place it's just awesome! Very casual, cheap, and great food. The Botato is something you need to try! The sliced brisket plate and chopped beef sandwiches are excellent too.

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Address: 4706 Barksdale Blvd, Bossier City, LA 71112-4506
Phone Number: 318-741-0778
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Bossier City
Cuisine: Barbecue

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  • Address: 4706 Barksdale Blvd, Bossier City, LA 71112-4506
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Bossier City
  • Phone Number: 318-741-0778

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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