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Bear Down Barbecue & Catering Company


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Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed March 15, 2019

Nice family restaurant with the best rubbed tender barbecue! They have the family working including the kids which is great teaching them hard work with work ethics.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Cheryl1963CRK
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

This place is incredible. You walk in the door and the smell of bbq bbq makes you more hungry. The owner is a smoker artist! Small store, the Bears memorabilia on the walls and orange and blue is real cute.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank heather1208
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Stopped in to try some pulled pork and walked away with a big smile! The pulled pork sandwich with slaw is amazing! Their homemade potato salad is delicious too. They were so friendly and passionate about the food and checked with me a couple times...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank ChiTown_Judy
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Had the pulled pork sandwiches, cowboy beans and cole slaw. All very good. Some friendly diners in the little place raved about the rib tips and the fries. My only complaint was that my takeout food came in a greasy bag that looked kind of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mar L
Reviewed August 15, 2018

There were three of us who decided to try this place out for the first time. We ordered a "cub" chicken sandwich, ribs and rib tips, along with homemade fries.. The food was THE BOMB! For the ribs and rib tips, the dry rub was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Saffron R
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

I finally had the chance to go and experience what all the reviews rave about. We bought 2 takeout lunches but, we waited about 20 minutes to get it. The wait is too long, the food when we got home was good but I sure...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Have been here a couple of times and it has never disappoints. Had a BBQ "Sundae" and it was a good mix of everything they offer in one. The mix delicious. My wife had pulled beef and she enjoyed it also. Family run business and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank johnc41069
Reviewed January 16, 2018

I just happened to find this BBQ when walking back to my car after grocery shopping in the strip mall. It's a small place with a great menu. I ordered the pulled pork sandwich (available in two sizes), cole slaw and the cowboy beans and...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank dmalko
Reviewed November 9, 2017

All of the meats are cooked to perfection. Sauces are super. Great flavors from the combination of spices. Super personality of the owner.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank Dawn K
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

The dry rub ribs at Bear Down were the best ribs I have ever eaten, and I didn't even feel the need to use barbecue sauce (which is also homemade). Most dry ribs result in ribs tasting over salted and dry. Not these! The pit-master...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank 915samh
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