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523 Hilltop Rd., Billings, MT 59105
406 245-2583
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nothing but brisket

Yummy brisket for me. usually just by the brisket by the pound and take it home to enjoy for dinner. It helps that you can call it in ahead of time and then drive thru and pick it up.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Michelle R
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Billings, Montana, United States
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Billings, Montana, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Yummy brisket for me. usually just by the brisket by the pound and take it home to enjoy for dinner. It helps that you can call it in ahead of time and then drive thru and pick it up.

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Billings, Montana
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Blue's BBQ is amazing. Don't let the location fool you (inside a gas station). The Barbecue is some of the best I've ever had. The employees are great and very friendly. The value is amazing too. An absolute gem in Billings!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

If you want good BBQ go to one of the other places in town. If you want awesome bbq, come here. Ribs, brisket, turkey, and the sweet potatoes are my favorite. Good hot links, beans and potato salad. There is usually a line, but they move pretty fast. I think the longest I've ever had to wait was maybe 10... More 

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Cut Bank, Montana
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63 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Blues BBQ, while this All American BBQ joint looks like a quickly put together hut, it is by far the best food I have ever eaten. Simple as that!

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McKinney, Texas
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26 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Don't let the building deceive you. Yes it is attached to a gas station but it is well worth what ever drive it takes to get to this place. This is by far the best BBQ you will ever eat, yes the BEST!! As you bite into the ribs you will feel like you were sitting next to the smoker... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We lived in Georgia for over 13 years. During that time I ate at some great BBQ places. Blues BBQ in Billings Heights is as good as it gets. All oh their food is fantastic but for a great change of pace try their smokes turkey sandwich. You'll love it.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I was craving bbq but this didn't do it for me. I called in my order and went to pick it up. There was 3 employees there all BSing with the customer in front of me. It took several minutes before anyone bothered to acknowledge me. Upon trying the food, the pulled pork was nice but in a greasy sauce... More 

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Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Just had them cater a dinner function for a group at Zoo Montana...great food, great fun, great price! If you have a group gathering in Billings, consider giving them a call! Very nice people to work with, too!...in addition to great food! Thanks, Ken and Kim!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I recently took a friend to lunch at Blues Barbecue in the Billings Heights. Blues is located inside a Cenex gas station and has been the "go to" BBQ restaurant for several years now. It serves the best BBQ in Billings, in my opinion. Blues serves their ribs dry and leave it up to the customer to add the sauce.... More 

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Billings, Mt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I travel a lot and eat out a lot. Finding Blue's BBQ here in my backyard was a nice surprise. I thought the food was very good, and the value was great! Don't be afraid to visit if you're hankering for some good BBQ.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 523 Hilltop Rd., Billings, MT 59105
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Billings
  • Phone Number: 406 245-2583

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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