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Fred's Barbecue Factory

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Dinner, Lunch
Barbecue, American
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Their Tritip salad is excellent. Their home made salsa is quite good.They are quick and convenient. It is a very good place for lunch.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank David F
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

We had a stop over at Bakersfield on our way to Death Valley and Las Vegas. We had dinner at Fred's BBQ Factory. The food is excellent fresh and genuine, delicious. We had a family pack 3# and a cheese burger all perfectly grilled. The...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank paulvM2417VJ
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

Service was good and the food was fresh. While there are many things on the menu which drift away from the BBQ side of the business.....Order bbq. I tried the tri-tip boat and while it was good the meat was fantastic.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank slc1jmh
Reviewed January 12, 2017

it has been awhile since i have eaten here, it was still at the ice house then. Decent ribs, sauce was strong. glad i got it on the side. beans had a spice that was overpowering. not sure what it was. would prefer that the...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank carrot_fixer
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Had a slight advantage to know the best place to go nearby, as I resided in Bakersfield for 60 years, and as I hoped the food was still great. The atmosphere is casual but easy; staff friendly and helpful; but the best BBQ in Bakersfield.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Kellie V
Reviewed August 12, 2016

I was in the area on business and used Yelp to find a place for dinner. I knew the area and Fred's was new to me, so I tried it. It was clear that some customers were regular fans and the grill out front had...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Zen G
Reviewed August 2, 2016

I walked in while they were closing up around 8PM. The staff and mgr were great to gather whatever food they had for me. I got a slab each of Baby Back and St. Louis ribs, chicken, hot links and the Basque style sausage. They...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank DrManuG
Reviewed February 17, 2016

They grill their meat outside of the front door on a large open wood pit. All of the meats are tender and full of flavor. The sides are large and well prepared. Their salads with grilled meats are fantastic.

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank JBakersfield
Reviewed January 14, 2016

We stopped here for lunch because we wanted something BBQy. As we drew near the 'Factory' we could smell the hot links cooking on the outside grill. The aroma was tantalizing, so we marched up to the counter and ordered. The plates were piled high...More

Date of visit: January 2016
1  Thank Simi_Bees
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Fred's is one of the few places in town where you can see them bbq'ing the food on the outdoor grill. They have chicken, tri-top, ribs, salads, etc. lots of choices

Date of visit: December 2014
1  Thank Tawni P
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