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3758 West Powell Road, Powell, OH 43065
(614) 224-8224
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10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Description: The idea for City Barbeque was born as an invitation to all the people in...
The idea for City Barbeque was born as an invitation to all the people in the city to enjoy great barbeque- America's food.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Barbeque

We stopped one day for lunch. The food was very good. The staff was pleasant and very patient with us because as usual with a new menu we had a hard time deciding. The menu was extensive and eclectic. I finally got the brisket with potato salad and hush puppies. It was great and I especially liked... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
traveler60California
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Pataskala, Ohio
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Pataskala, Ohio
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We stopped one day for lunch. The food was very good. The staff was pleasant and very patient with us because as usual with a new menu we had a hard time deciding. The menu was extensive and eclectic. I finally got the brisket with potato salad and hush puppies. It was great and I especially liked the different sauces... More 

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Powell, Ohio
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75 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I have been to this establishment many times this year, most recently last week. If they can ever get the consistency down, it will easily be a •••• review. But, there are constant problems with running out of food. One night, no brisket, one night no cornbread, another night night..... And then, most recently the dreaded I got home and... More 

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

Thank you so much for the review! I am so sorry to hear about the items running out. I will be sure to notify the regional market leader so he is aware that this has been a problem lately. I would love for your next meal to be on us.. I know how frustrating it can be to not receive... More 

Merrillville, Indiana
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102 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Their barbeque is absolutely delicious! They tend to be busy, so you may have to wait a bit, but it is worth it! Great flavors and options, great pick-up catering for parties (we've done that several times)--we'll be back again and again!

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Delaware, Ohio
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71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

City Barbeque offers consistent good fare. We (myself, wife and our 3.8 YO son) have been here (and other locations) several times. We are usually not disappointed. We beat any dinner rush and placed our order at the counter. Most of it was prepared and ready for pick up by the time we got our drinks. We had to wait... More 

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Powell, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Face it, food quality is not always consistent. This food "could" be all over the map in terms of temp, flavor, smoke, sauce, tenderness, but it's not. They've managed to bottle their consistent product and every time I visit the Powell location, they deliver. Great for a family of two, family of four or a carry out scenario.

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Colu,mbus, OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Excellent food-- every time! Great NC pork sandwich with creamy cole slaw in top. They also make hush puppies-- they are true to southern tradition-- w/ onion and crispy. Last time they were much smaller than normal, but really good. Ask for "bark" if you like the dark/burnt part in the beef brisket. It's incredible. We stop in regularly and... More 

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Ohio
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63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This place is a hit or miss it seems...depending on what factors I do not know. Half the time we visit this restaurant we either have good food, or lack of. Tonight they were out of ribs...really? So I asked for a substitute to the City Sampler Deluxe which I purchased and they were ok with adding additional brisket. But... More 

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Reynoldsburg, Ohio, United States
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Our cashier was super nice and helpful when we placed our order. However it was just ok after that. Our food wasn't very hot and the girl that gave us our food seemed less than enthused to be there.

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Columbus, Ohio
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119 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I LOVE having this place in the area and am sure there are none better in central Ohio. Great quality/causal atmoshere in the restaurant, good outdoor seating. Outstanding baked beans and pork barbque...which is all I've had. Seems a tad pricey but worth it.

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

Thank you for the great review! See you next time! :) More 

Syracuse, New York
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177 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Very good barbeque. Order at counter and you bring it to the table. Large portions. Located in area with multiple strip malls. Fair amount of traffic to contend with on a Saturday afternoon.

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Additional Information about City Barbeque

Address: 3758 West Powell Road, Powell, OH 43065
Phone Number: (614) 224-8224
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Powell
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 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 7 - 15
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3758 West Powell Road, Powell, OH 43065
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Powell
  • Phone Number: (614) 224-8224

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 15
  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Description

The idea for City Barbeque was born as an invitation to all the people in the city to enjoy great barbeque- America's food.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 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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