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4225 Frederick Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64506-3159
(816) 671-1166
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Ranked #12 of 166 restaurants in Saint Joseph
Cuisines: Barbecue
Most recent review
- Mar 4, 2014
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82% Recommend
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St. Jospeh
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This place needs a good thorough cleaning for sure. The food is ok but I've had better. I probably won't go back for another meal. Try Famous Daves at the North Villages and then if I want good food I drive to Kansas City, it is a quick 30 to 40 minute drive.

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Grand Island, Nebraska
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

Stopped in St Joe for dinner on our way back to Omaha after a Chiefs game. Didn't get a chance to grab some BBQ in KC like we normally do on our trips down for games, so decided to try out some St Joe bbq. Read a lot of good reviews that said this was the best in town... I... More

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Ate there while traveling thru St Joe last year, this year tried different dishes, every single thing we had from the entree to all the extras was utterly delicious and the wait staff was excellent.

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St. Louis, MO
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63 reviews 63 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We knew what to expect haven eaten at this chain before, and they did not dissapoint. Service was good, food was excellent and the price for two can not be topped.

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Odessa, MO
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013 via mobile

My wife loved her burnt ends. My turkey and sausage were great but the ribs were dry and chewy. We did enjoyed trying all the different sauces.

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Lufkin, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

This is real smoked in flavor bar b que. We had the beef and potato salad and beans with garlic bread. It was just as advertized and tender, you could cut it with a fork. Very delicious.

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West Plains, Missouri
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129 reviews 129 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013 via mobile

Went looking for a great BBQ dinner, found just okay. The potato salad, cole slaw, and turkey were good. The wet chicken was dry and overlooked chicken pieces with a heavy flavorless too sweet sauce on it. I tasted all the sauces on the table and none were overly impressive. The highlight was a great server. She was warm and... More

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Lawrence, Kansas
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Food is great staff is awesome - The place is clean and well located. I would recommend the ribs!!! Good Stuff

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

My favorite BBQ place. I love their ribs, the bbq beans are heavenly, the brunswick stew is incredibly tasty, and their bread is wonderful. I really like their sauces as well. I prefer the spicy sauce. The boiled peanuts are good, too, but they are more of an acquired taste. Add a sweet tea and you got yourself a meal.... More

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Central Nebraska
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

Very friendly waitress. Quick service. Very reasonable prices at dinner. My husband had pork and beef plate. The beef was melt-in-your-mouth. I had chicken dinner. Very tender and tasty. Kids had ribs and chicken strips...both cleaned their plates! Enjoyed the unique potato salad and the okra was very tasty as well.

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