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Bandanas BBQ

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309 E Main St, Carbondale, IL 62901-3009
+1 618-490-1777
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ribs” (7 reviews)
“pork” (6 reviews)
“fried okra” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
309 E Main St, Carbondale, IL 62901-3009
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Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

We both ate lunch the service was very good and our food was great the portion was good we ate pork and turkey baked potato and beans

Thank Leon S
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Passing through town and hoping for a good BBQ place, but this wasn't it. Ribs were very tough with little meat. Pulled pork was good though.

Thank Mary S
Reviewed August 21, 2017

These ribs are much better than 17th Street Bar and Grill. Well seasoned with a great rub and large and juicy. Love the Carolina spicy sauce. Chicken has crisp skin and a great smoky flavor. Really good BBQ beans and garlic bread. Reasonable prices. Good...More

1  Thank PeeWeesMom
Reviewed July 28, 2017

When in Carbondale, eat at Bandana's. It wasn't busy, because it was before the dinner rush. My server was pleasant & helpful with the menu. Order taken, cold drink was quick. Didn't have a long time to wait on food. I had the Southern style...More

1  Thank mwbare
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for a Friday night with my son who wanted some ribs. Very good for a chain restaurant. Like they bring the ribs out with their run on it and let you decide the sauce. Probably 6-8 different sauces to try from. Would...More

Thank dennishY906TM
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at Bandanas several times in various cities. I really do like their food. This is the first time that I've been with my husband and we decided to order the platter for two. That was an excellent choice, we had more than enough...More

1  Thank tjcruiser98
Reviewed April 26, 2017

We always order the "budget buster" meals, plenty of food, for under $6. Food is good, always good service

Thank CarK49
Reviewed February 11, 2017

Great atmosphere/ décor. Wonderful smoke smell, even better tasting pork and beef brisket BBQ. Great sauces as well. Good service, completely satisfied!!!

Reviewed January 5, 2017

My co-workers and I enjoyed a nice lunch here. The lunch options are very good, and not terribly pricey. I've never eaten dinner there, so I can't speak to the dinner prices. The sauce selections vary and fit every taste. The restaurant is clean. The...More

Thank Chad H
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Quick lunch, their budget buster deals are amazing, plenty of food and cheap as h***. Bandanas has great sauces for all their amazing meats and my favorite side, fried okra.

Thank Jeremy C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 E Main St, Carbondale, IL 62901-3009
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Carbondale
  • Phone Number: +1 618-490-1777
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