Mission BBQ

Mission BBQ

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Hours
Sun
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Mon
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tue
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wed
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thu
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Fri
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Ratings and reviews
4.5
4.5 of 5 bubbles

RATINGS
Food
4.4 of 5 bubbles
Service
4.4 of 5 bubbles
Value
4.1 of 5 bubbles
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CUISINES
Barbecue
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Is this a Barbecue restaurant?
About
MISSION BBQ opened its doors for business on September 11, 2011. At MISSION BBQ, we strive every day to remind everyone what makes Our Country great-its heroes. Who are we? We're passionate about BBQ, patriotic for Our Country, and believe in running a business with meaning and purpose. We believe there is nothing more American than BBQ. And nobody more American than the brave men and women who have sworn to protect and serve Our Communities and Our Country. We do what we do for the love of our soldiers, firefighters, police officers, first responders-all our loved ones in service. We set across this great land from Texas to Kansas City, the Carolinas to St. Louis...to discover the secrets of great BBQ. Every day we strive to serve you authentic BBQ made from the freshest, most delectable ingredients, and serve it to you in a patriotic dining room filled with tributes to those who've made Our Country great, given to us by the people who earned them. Stop by at lunchtime, and you might catch us during our daily salute to the Stars and Stripes. We don't do any of this because we have to. It's because we want to. At MISSION BBQ, we are Proudly Serving Those Who Serve. Come help us complete Our Mission.
CUISINES
Barbecue
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
4.5
4.5 of 5 bubbles200 reviews
Excellent
107
Very good
56
Average
24
Poor
8
Terrible
5
Detailed Reviews: Reviews order informed by descriptiveness of user-identified themes such as cleanliness, atmosphere, general tips and location information.

Robin S
10 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2023 couples
Customer Service was 5 Star was our first visit & definitely will return. Cornbread was awesome & desserts are YUm.. will be back
Written November 6, 2023
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BullyTheFrog
Reading44 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 solo
I wasn't looking for BBQ but, as I was driving along, I could smell the BBQ. When I found the source of the aroma, the carpark was very busy - 2 good signs already. I love brisket so I ordered a large helping with a side of beans. The brisket was juicy and melt-in-the-mouth tender and the beans, laced with more brisket, really hit the spot. The staff were super-friendly and made me feel very welcome. One of the best briskets I've ever had.
Written October 20, 2023
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Al C
Virginia1 contribution
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 couples
I’ve read some of the reviews here and I agree that the food is blend. I love the atmosphere and the mission, but the food is lacking in taste. The food isn’t bad. It just could be better.
Written August 26, 2023
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jslarso
Lincoln1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2023 solo
Excellent food, service, facilities. I was by myself so got a pulled pork sandwich to go and loved it. This time Yelp got it right. You won’t be disappointed.
Written June 20, 2023
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RxDive
Seminole567 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2023 business
Quality BBQ served al a carte. Open kitchen where you can watch your food prepared. Friendly staff. In house made french fries. Very relaxed atmosphere with military and law enforcement memorabilia decorating the walls. They support Honor Flight for vets.
Written May 26, 2023
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Desirae B
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023 solo
So I happened to try Mission BBQ technically for the first time. I had a family member who purchased a beef brisket, and we thought it was hers until she advised us that it was from Mission BBQ. Upon arriving, the store was very clean, and the service was outstanding. The cashier helped me and gave me recommendations on what to purchase as this was my first time, ordering an entire meal. I decided to get the lean brisket, collard greens, their cheesy potatoes, and it came with a piece of cornbread. All I’m going to say is that the food was very delicious and I highly recommend this restaurant!! I am a foodie, and I know what good eating tastes and feels like lol the brisket was seasoned to the T! The cornbread was hot and sweet, and melted in my mouth! The cheesy potatoes was very delicious and it tasted like sour cream could’ve been made with it. It was very creamy and delicious! I have not tasted the greens yet, but just know when I do I will close my eyes and do my happy dance because the food took me to a happy place! I literally contacted the manager , Matt, to let him know that I was sitting outside in my car and refused to pull off because I had to let them know how wonderful they did. Thank you so much for this great service and food. I highly recommend !
Written March 15, 2023
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ntqnut
70 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2023 none
It reminded us of Famous Daves in that you order at the counter and they bring it to your table! The gentleman asked us if we had ever been there before and explained the types of meat and the sides and the pricing. Everything is made homemade and there are no microwaves in the place! Everything is fresh. The food was REALLY good, too many french fries tho, and the blueberry cobbler was good but too big a piece and VERY SWEET ! all the sauces are great - we chose the brisket and it was REALLY REALLY GOOD. the corn bread was good, but Ive had better. I would highly recommend this restaurant, the staff are very friendly and helpful !
Written February 18, 2023
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Louis F
Altus1119 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2023 none
One of the better chain locations for BBQ that I have been too. Service was fast and the food was good.
Written February 14, 2023
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Travis K.
Eau Claire176 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2023 solo
Delicious meat sampler, pulled chicken, sausages and brisket. All very well done and the 6 sauces on the table were excellent. Coleslaw not my style and was okay. Should of stuck to the beans. A delicious blueberry cobbler which I received being a veteran was unexpected but tasty! Not sure if a veteran owned business but their son served with HMM-163 so a fellow Marine brother.
Written February 2, 2023
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DodoDidi
Tampa1088 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023 family
There was a decent amount of choice, but paying per item (a la carte) made for an expensive meal. 4 adults & 2 children came out to a $70 meal.
Written January 28, 2023
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Bzubee
Huntsville117 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023 family
My brother in law and went for lunch . I had noticed this bbq while in Brandon and figured it was a chain and didn't bother to try then. Decided to try it in Tampa and was really surprised . All aspects were very good . Service food quality,quanity,and price . We're all good . Cleanliness was also good. Plus it's based on military veterans . Lots of memorabilia and pictures and videos. Love this place
Written January 27, 2023
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Darren L
Reading1515 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2022 none
We had lunch here on a recent trip to Tampa area. We’ve eaten at the Fort Myers location before but this was our first visit here. We both went for the brisket with fries and it comes with corn bread. Delicious. The servers are very pleasant and the food came quickly. I would recommend and be happy to eat here again if we are in the area.
Written July 15, 2022
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Lowpro
Daniel Island506 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022 none
I had dinner here recently while in Tampa for business. Good BBQ, sausage was good but a little cold.
Written May 12, 2022
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Karen
Oxford73 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2022 couples
BBQ pork and ribs were excellent. Fresh cut homemade fries were cooked to perfection. Best lemonade I've ever had at any restaurant. Six choices of BBQ sauce, so you can't go wrong. Love the way they honor veterans, servicemen, law enforcement, and first responders. You can't go wrong with Amy food selection from here. Excellent, quick service.
Written March 18, 2022
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Saesha S
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2022 none
There are not enough words and praises for the staff (Melissa,Bettina,Kayla,Nina,Jeremy,Corina). I called at 10:15am on a Saturday morning in a dire crisis as the food that was planned for a Celebration of Life cancelled last minute for that day to be served at noon. The manager answered before opening hours and when explained that I needed to feed 75 people within an hour the staff went into overdrive and said "we will make this work". They not only had everything ready, prepped perfectly, tasting amazing but were waiting for me to load my vehicle at the specified time with a card to the family from the staff for their loss. I literally cried when I stepped into the establishment and met with all of the food and sympathies in the chaotic time of need. My company staff eats at Mission very frequently and love the establishment and the staff. The patriotism in the building exudes and gives me great pride. Thank you for being an amazing restaurant and employing the most generous, loving, hardworking staff. You brought a smile to my face and a warmth to the families heart that melted me.
Written January 27, 2022
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