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Boss Hawg's

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2833 SW 29th (in brookwood shopping center), Topeka, KS
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 32
    Very good
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  • 5
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great EATS!!

Enjoyed some tasty baby back ribs in a restaurant with a lot of character. Serving sizes are LARGE!!! It was too easy to eat too much!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Joyce S
Marion, Illinois, United States
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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Marion, Illinois, United States
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed some tasty baby back ribs in a restaurant with a lot of character. Serving sizes are LARGE!!! It was too easy to eat too much!

Thank Joyce S
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123 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, Voted Best BBQ in Topeka years in a row, Large portions, fair priced.. recently remodeled.. Bew TV's for sports broadcasting, and a bra in the same building for you favorite adult drink

Thank sanddunerider
Hurricane, West Virginia
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

We were traveling east from Denver through Kansas and wanted some good BBQ... We were closing in on Topeka and decide to try Boss Hawg's... One of the best decisions we had made all trip... Beer was cold and the food was excellent... We ate in the bar side... Several big screen tv's to watch sports... Really nice place to... More 

Thank Terry B
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

Our server Nicole was great! She had recommendations, friendly without being overbearing. Strongly recommend the scalloped potato side... Smoked meats great... Not quite Kansas City bbq, but very goid

Thank Vicki S
Fort Worth Texas
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76 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

The BBQ meats were very good. The ribs and shredded brisket. We received a good portion of food. The cornbread and honey butter was very appealing. The sides were not as good that I selected. The beans were a little too sweet and coleslaw too tangy with too much of dressing or mayo.

Thank nytexan70
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

I love this restaurant!!!! The BBQ is very good but the corn bread is fabulous!!! The prices are very reasonable and the potions are large. The service has always been great, very attentive wait staff.

Thank Reyne K
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

The people were good, the food was ok. We got to choose between two sauces both good, but the meat was not really warm enough. I wouldn't take company there but it's a good place for meeting friends.

Thank Shirley G
Saint Louis, Missouri
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Boss Hawg's was not on our Topeka weekend visit itinerary, but I stumbled on it at the back of a small plaza in a strip shopping center while my wife shopped for quilting supplies. The restaurant is split in two, one side a small dark dining room & the other side a small dark sports bar. We couldn't smell the... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Great food & cold beer, only complaint was that it was extremely cold for me temperature wise. Waiter was very attentive.

Thank Annettehilderman
Topeka, Kansas
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

used to be better but getting worse by the day, service bad, might be better at night but if you dont have 2 hours for lunch go somewhere else..

Thank tim s

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2833 SW 29th (in brookwood shopping center), Topeka, KS
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: 785-273-7300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups


Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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