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City Barbeque

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5 E Franklin St., Centerville, OH 45459
(937) 312-1350
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10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 43
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good BBQ - good dinner!

Overall pretty good BBQ. I tried a sampler plate of pulled pork, brisket, sausage, and turkey with TX toast and 2 sides...I chose slaw and baked beans. The brisket was my favorite meat...the beans were fantastic! They put chunks of brisket in them. I did think their spicy BBQ sauce could've been... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
redlight114
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Fairfax County, Virginia
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Fairfax County, Virginia
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

Overall pretty good BBQ. I tried a sampler plate of pulled pork, brisket, sausage, and turkey with TX toast and 2 sides...I chose slaw and baked beans. The brisket was my favorite meat...the beans were fantastic! They put chunks of brisket in them. I did think their spicy BBQ sauce could've been hotter...but it was still tasty. I was kinda... More 

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Lexington, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Great barbeque!! A lot of variety. Chicken, pulled pork, ribs, etc. Also, sweet tea! Kids wanted to go back the next night as well.

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Northford, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Wow! First of all, they let us sample the brisket when we said we'd never been there...then we ordered the city sampler and they brought us a sample of every side dish and smoked meats! A bargain even without all the extras they gave us! Make sure you are hungry!!!

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Centerville, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We get take out here quite often. We know we will like whatever we order. We're not big eaters, so we often share the 1/2 baked (grilled?) chicken dinner with 2 sides. Delicious! We like the medium and hot sauce. I have ordered large orders for a family reunion; all were happy and full; did not disappoint. My husband often... More 

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Ft. Myers FL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Very friendly staff and perfect bar b q! I like stopping at this location late in the afternoon when I need dinner. The prices are reasonable, the restaurant is clean and the bar b q delicious! I always ask for the brisket to be sliced thin without bark and that's exactly what I get. My husband says they have the... More 

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Jordan F, Guest Relations Manager at City Barbeque, responded to this review

Woohoo! Thanks so much for the awesome review. See you next time :) More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I've eaten at a number of City BBQ restaurants, as well as the one in Centerville. Overall it's very good que without having to drive to Eastern North Carolina to get it.

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Centerville, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We stop there for both eat in and carry out. Great BBQ and side dishes..try the potato salad and baked beans.Sweet tea is great!

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Dayton, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

This is a great barbecue spot!!! The food is awesome and the drink menu is very good too. They have Shiner Bock!!! Anything and everything i have order is great!! I recommend the city sampler

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Jordan F, Guest Relations Manager at City Barbeque, responded to this review

Shiner is the best! Thanks for the review, see you soon! More 

Lima, ohio
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

Mmmmmmmm, boy howdy, good BBQ is hard to find. City Barbeque has it all. My measure of a Q is the brisket. Theirs is moist, nice smoke ring, and oh so tasty. Jim dandy pulled pork, nice sausages, all around good stuff. Excellent sauces, and the sides are amazing. Corn casserole, gumbo, sweet tater fries.... Mmmmm. Stop by for some... More 

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Jordan F, Guest Relations Manager at City Barbeque, responded to this review

Thanks for rating us the best around. As a thank you, I would LOVE for your next brisket sandwich to be on us! Email me your mailing address at jordan@citybbq.com when you have time. Thanks again! More 

Bel Air, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Every time I travel to WPAFB I absolutely have to stop here for lunch. The beef brisket is excellent and my favorite two sides, the mac & cheese and baked beans are some of the best I have ever had. The heated spicy BBQ sause is a nice touch. Wash it all down with their sweet tea. Best lunch in... More 

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Additional Information about City Barbeque

Address: 5 E Franklin St., Centerville, OH 45459
Phone Number: (937) 312-1350
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Centerville
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15
Cuisine: American, Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 E Franklin St., Centerville, OH 45459
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Centerville
  • Phone Number: (937) 312-1350

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?