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Suzy Q's Barbeque Shack

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2829 River Rd, Buffalo, NY 14207-1031
(716) 873-0757
Sunday
Closed
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Takeout

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  • 15
    Very good
  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Bar-B-Que in town (or anyplace else)

Flavors are down home southern style. Reasonably priced and friendly atmosphere. Piggie pie is out of this world, you should top it with cole slaw to really enjoy it. 2 ways to order it - with fries or salt potatoes. It goes without saying that it is salt potatoes for me. There are a number... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
David T
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Buffalo, New York
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Buffalo, New York
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Flavors are down home southern style. Reasonably priced and friendly atmosphere. Piggie pie is out of this world, you should top it with cole slaw to really enjoy it. 2 ways to order it - with fries or salt potatoes. It goes without saying that it is salt potatoes for me. There are a number of bar-b-que sauces to try.... More 

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Tonawanda, New York
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Amazing cuisine...Hidden Gem. Who knew such a little place could produce such wonderful BBQ! Get there early cause when they run out of something its gone for the day. Lunch is a busy time. They cater too!

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Buffalo, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I have enjoyed their BBQ the last few years, have not found any item that was sub par in any way! I love the pulled pork.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I had very high hopes for Suzy-Q's based on all the amazing reviews. I've been to Kentucky Greg's and Dinosaur. I have to say I was disappointed - the brisket was pretty good but the ribs were average. Portions were large. We came in around 7pm and the next batch of ribs were just ready. Atmosphere was nice with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The pulled pork is fantastic. Very tender and moist. Love their sauce options. Corn bread is the best I've had. Their Mac and cheese is absolutely delicious. Great food, and great service.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Decided to try the BBQ at Suzy Q's and loved it. Cornbread was delicious too! Very tasty sides and the BBQ was as good as ours in KY.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Everything I've had has always been so great I want to keep eating even when I'm full. Very nice atmosphere inside as well everyone is always friendly.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

Living in Toronto, trips to Buffalo for cross border shopping are not unusual. However it's not the groceries or duty free or cheaper clothes, it's Suzy Q's that inspires each trip I make. The ribs are perfect, smokey but not dry. Tender but not mushy. Meat comes off the bone but still has some bite. The fried corn is surprisingly... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Best corn bread ever! Pulled pork and sausage sandwiches also very good. Amazing service!! I would highly recommend. Not fine dining, but great food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Very plain unassuming place very friendly service and excellent food we all loved our orders. I was also pleased that they had some local beer available. Reasonable prices will definitely go again

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Additional Information about Suzy Q's Barbeque Shack

Address: 2829 River Rd, Buffalo, NY 14207-1031
Phone Number: (716) 873-0757
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
Open Hours:
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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2829 River Rd, Buffalo, NY 14207-1031
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: (716) 873-0757

Price and Cuisine

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

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?