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Bodean's BBQ - Old Street

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#2,421 of 18,795 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Steakhouse, American, Bar, Barbecue
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene

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Sponsored by: Bodean's BBQ - Old Street

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. BEST THANKSGIVING IN U.K.!
1. BEST THANKSGIVING IN U.K.!
"Awesome BBQ restaurant."
Jack C
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2. GREAT AMERICAN CRAFT BEERS
2. GREAT AMERICAN CRAFT BEERS
" Nice selection of American beers, local beers and ales too."
Barry K
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3. EXPRESS LUNCH DEAL
3. EXPRESS LUNCH DEAL
"tasty American themed sandwiches and burgers"
DavePam22
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About
Whether you’re a wolf of the City Square Mile, a Hoxton hipster or an overseas visitor in search of that corner of London town that is forever KC, Bodean’s extends a wide-open welcome at the sign of the golden pig. Since opening our first branch in 2002, Bodean’s is the first choice destination for slow-cooked, low-smoked barbecue lovers here in town and worldwide. Nor are we just talking one nation under a porker, but prime beef, USDA, wings, slow smoked Tri-Tip Brisket and seriously hearty veggie options too. What better than a prime location where alternative London overlaps with the world-class business capital, Bodean’s in Old Street is where it is at.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Barbecue
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Table Service
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All reviews burnt ends ribs pulled pork bbq meat boss hog platter smoked sausage jambalaya burger buffalo wings salad ice cream sharing platter tower hill casual meal american style definitely recommend this restaurant cooked to perfection
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tried the BBQ ribs, pulled pork & chicken thigh meal. It tasted amazing! Everything was fully roasted but nothing was too hard to chew. Each type of meat tasted different, but all were properly seasoned, and nothing was too sweet. Chips were also tasty. Portions...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lingfeng G
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

We have been going to this branch since it opened, I think 4 years ago?! It’s the best restaurant we’ve been too! The food is absolutely delicious! Their burnt ends, pulled pork and Tri Tip Steak sandwich are mine and my boyfriend’s favourite meal and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank FricksBenne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

BBQ style resteraunt Plays great blues music and service is quick. Serves cold beer and grilled ribs and chicken. My fries were a bit dry but the ribs were soft and smokey. Cost me £17

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank J2314TNmichaelt
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect hangover cure post celebrating a family Birthday the night before. Great Beers and Great Food. Staff really friendly and the place is a great place for a casual dine. To top it off they show the footy too!!!! Will definitely be back when in...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank rajm77
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

Whilst visiting London me and the Mrs decided to do a quick Google search for restaurants near by and this came up. First impression was that from the outside it looked a little run down but the inside was actually quite nice and typical of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Shanecybowicz
Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

Visited last year and thoroughly enjoyed the burger. This time, I went for the chicken burger and it was fantastic, best I've had in a long time. Topped with that was a good selection of drinks, friendly staff and great music.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tazandsaz
Reviewed February 25, 2019

Cannot fault this BBQ steakhouse. Great service, great food (ribs are to die for) bit pricy but portions are big and even my 6'3" 17.5 stone son only just managed to finish his meal. Will definately be eating here again but may cut down the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank garyk158
Reviewed February 20, 2019

We were looking for somewhere to eat and it had to fit in between other events on the day. We're not fans of 'pretentious' dining but nor did we want anything 'rough and ready'. On searching the internet, we came across Bodean's. When we looked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jon C
Reviewed February 19, 2019

We visited as a couple at around 5:30pm on a Friday evening. The restaurant was very quiet with not many other customers, the waiting staff took this as an opportunity to chill out as a group in the restaurant with shouting and swearing amongst them...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Adam B
Reviewed February 11, 2019

Came here with my work colleagues for a lunch, The burgers were great, served with fries, all open on a dish.. had a milk shake which was yummy and creamy - will be coming again. Reasonable price too.

Date of visit: February 2019
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