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City Barbeque

3758 Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065
614-224-8224
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Ranked #7 of 89 Restaurants in Powell
Cuisines: Barbecue
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English first
Powell, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

City Barbeque is our go to place when its time to have family occasions. The food is always hot and ready to go when you place a to-go order. The meat is cut right when you are there and it takes no time to get it ready. Buns,sauce,and everything you need is included.

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

Thanks for the great review and we're proud to be a party of your family's gatherings! More

Powell, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Doesn't matter what your craving is, this BBQ is really good and you can pick from chicken, ribs, pulled pork and brisket. A little pricey but worth it.

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

Thanks for the review- hope to see you again soon :) More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Great restaurant for family dining. Best BBQ in town, beef brisket is a family favorite. The kids like the smoked turkey and corn pudding. Ribs and pulled pork are excellent as well.

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

Thanks so much for the review! If you enjoyed our St. Louis style ribs, be sure to stop in for our Rib Bone Tuesdays where they are $1.15 per bone :) More

Powell, Ohio
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Been here a bunch of times. BBQ is consistently very good with great sides albeit a bit pricey. Chicken is the best meat, but you can't go wrong with anything. Very good sauces (I like the spicy). Great for catering.

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

Thanks for the great review! We love hearing that we serve up the best bbq in Columbus :) See you soon! More

Columbus, Ohio
Top Contributor
150 reviews 150 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

This place is so-so. I had the North Carolina Pulled Pork sandwich. It wasn't too bad. The bun became too soggy. The baked beans were fantastic and I highly recommend them. The mixed greens were too mushy. The service is fast and friendly. If I had to change anything, I would highly recommend they toast the buns. The atmosphere is... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Generally super. Occasionally average. Forget the sides (they are OK, and the coleslaw is a highlight) and pig out on the meat. Priced right, prepared right, and piled high. Eat in, take out, and carry on. Pulled pork, chicken, ribs - you cannot go far wrong.

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Euclid, Ohio
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

BBQ cut off the slab right in front of you to make excellent sandwiches on a bun. A lot of fixings to put on the sandwich such as pickles, onions etc. They also had a good selection of side dishes to compliment the sandwich. "So much food for a reasonable price." You won't be disappointed.

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Columbus, Ohio
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

Needs to become more knowledgable about Gluten Free. The food is excellent. The service is fast. Highly recommend this place for BBQ.

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Vienna, VA
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165 reviews 165 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

Outside of NC, this is the best pulled pork I have ever eaten - flavor, tenderness, and bark. We had the "Dine In Family Pack Meal" with plenty of pork to pile high in a sandwich. Our selected sides of "Baked Beans W/Brisket" and "Corn Pudding" supplied lots of rib-sticking goodness. The cornbread was warm and moist. The banana pudding... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

I order lunches for meetings at my work often. City BBQ Pig Up and Go packs are the best for this type of thing. EVERYONE loves them (international visitors included) and the are fast, precise, and very friendly. I highly recommend Powell's City BBQ.

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