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Pop's BBQ

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322 N Main St, Benton, IL 62812-1313
+1 618-438-7000
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average37%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 11, 2017
“Good for lunch and dinner”
Apr 25, 2017
“Don't Pass This Place Up!”
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322 N Main St, Benton, IL 62812-1313
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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

They are known for their BBQ, ribs and fried fish. Humongus dinner salads! I don't care for their frys (under cooked) but everything else is very good and reasonably priced.

Thank pking0831
Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

There's a larger local chain of BBQ joints around these parts, but honestly, I'm not a fan, for several reasons. 1. I'm not a fan of heavily smoked meats 2. I really hate the grease--the smell, the sticky tables, you know... However, Pop's BBQ is...More

Thank BobbyLoves2Travel
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at Pop's several times as well as had them cater several parties for our family. Great to work with. The food is delicious.

Thank Cassie F
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

I like the food but it tends to be a little greasy and upsets my wife's stomach. I really like the catfish.

Thank David C
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

I was not impressed. We were told how good their food was. Hamburgers were really small and lacking meat as well s flavor.

Thank bernardje
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Service was prompt. The food was strictly average. Now to be fair, we didn't have BBQ, we had fried shrimp. Maybe BBQ would have been better.

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed May 19, 2016

Waitress was very friendly and patient on our first visit here. Gave you way more food than expected, not complaining, as was a good lunch. Beans were fabulous; cheeseburger was a little scant ,but tasty, and french fries were average. I would try it again,...More

Thank bernardje
Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

We ordered quite a bit of takeout (for about 8-10 people) and everything was ready to go when we went to pick it up. Cole slaw (sweet) and potato salad (mustard base) were pretty good, as were the beans. Mac and cheese left something to...More

Thank MyriamDR820
Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Stopped for lunch while passing based on the TA reviews. The place was deserted at 1 PM so service was prompt but uninspired. Then fries was below expected standards. The pork sandwich good but rather small.

Thank Finn K
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Great barbecue for a hearty appetite! Recommend both the smoked turkey and pork with the chow! Go with the red sauce. Yum!

Thank Lindagram
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 322 N Main St, Benton, IL 62812-1313
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Benton
  • Phone Number: +1 618-438-7000
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