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“The best BBQ in Richmond!!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Alamo BBQ

Alamo BBQ
2202 Jefferson Ave, Richmond, VA 23223-7220
804-592-3138
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Ranked #135 of 1,410 Restaurants in Richmond
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Takeout
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Dining options: Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Takeout
Miami, FL
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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“The best BBQ in Richmond!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I frequent here at least once a month and it is the BBQ place in Richmond the menu is small but they master the quality of food which is what is most important. I recommend rva to try it, you won't be disappointed!!

Visited October 2013
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English first
Virginia Beach, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Best BBQ in Virginia!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Awesome food! Good amount of smoke flavor on the ribs. Love the Texas caviare and corn bread sides. The eating area is all outside, who cares. They focus on the taste of the food and can't be beat!

Visited October 2013
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Richmond, Virginia
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24 restaurant reviews
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
“Mostly good...”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

The chicken cuban sandwich is great along w/ the jalapeno macaronie and cheese and the texas caviar. The ribs are good, not the best but good. I like the place, not sure if it lives up to all of it's hype, but it's good.

Visited August 2013
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Gainesville, Florida
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
“GREAT BBQ stand with vegetarian options!?”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Loved this little food stand! It's basically a food truck with a covered patio and tables on a nice little corner. The food was excellent and cheap! It also seemed like a rare treat that they had a vegetarian menu. You must check it out!

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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25 restaurant reviews
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“Delicious BBQ in an offbeat setting”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

It was raining the day we went to the Alamo BBQ. The food was great...beef brisket seasoned just right, BBQ chicken tender and tangy, pork bbq sandwich spicy and filling . While we sat in the drizzle, a steady stream of soggy bikers, walkers and families placed orders. They were out of most drinks, but other than that,I would recommend a visit while you are in Richmond. I might just get my next order to take out, however, if it is cool and rainy outside.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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