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Chuck's BBQ

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1420 S Park Ave, Herrin, IL 62948-4132
+1 618-988-6566
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Platte City, Missouri
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being from KC I have to say there's no comparison when it comes to BBQ. The pulled pork sandwhich was not bad however the beef brisket was chewy and tasted as if it had been reheated a couple of times. :(

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Thank petespeach
Herrin, Illinois
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 22, 2016

The food is always very good -- great BBQ, ribs, cheeseburgers, chili mac, ... I've never been displeased with an order. The only problem is that it seems to take quite awhile when using the drive-through. There is a sign that says they aren't "fast" food. They will cook up each order fresh, so there will be a wait. So,... More 

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Thank JJ S
Marion, Illinois
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We had some relatives in town and they wanted some good barbecue so we went to Chuck's barbecue. It was very good. In fact it was better than expected. I had the ribs. My girlfriend loves the chow (her new favorite ), the hush puppies are a surprise because there's a mushroom in the middle. The bluegill is amazing. We... More 

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Thank Miles F
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

This place has the best burger and fries love to go there much better then fast food places my boyfriend loves the catfish platter also just an all around great place to eat

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Thank jamiek4567
Herrin, Illinois
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125 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed January 11, 2016

Favorite place to go in Herrin for excellent barbeque. Other choices are also very good. Service is very friendly.

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Thank mw5five
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

The bbq is great the people are great and the prices are great. The breakfest is one of my favorites

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Thank Toestedagin
Saint Louis, Missouri
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53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Food here is good but not great BBQ. Sandwich is a good size. They do a nice job with fried fish. Service could be better; took a long time for service and to get flatware. Asked twice for hot sauce; never came.

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Thank ZWICKtravels
Marion
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed May 3, 2015

We've tried this restaurant several times, but always it was disappointing in some way or another. We have dealt with slow drive-through service, double credit card charges & very tough meat. We gave up trying. This is definitely a statement because we strongly try to support local businesses.

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Thank annmillernavy
The Netherlands
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224 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed November 3, 2014

WHEN I was a teen I went to Chucks when they had a small place out on North Park Avenue in Herrin, they had the most awesome cheese burgers and frozen mugs of root beer and car hops :-) Now they have a restaurant on South Park Avenue and serves Breakfast.. so yummy and prices are terrific, give them a... More 

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Thank CloggieUsa2001
Herrin, Illinois
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 2, 2014

Chuck's is a convenient place to eat when you are tired of the typical fast food restaraunt. We had the cheeseburgers and they are delicious. Will try BBQ next time. Also hear they have great breakfast.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1420 S Park Ave, Herrin, IL 62948-4132
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Herrin
  • Phone Number: +1 618-988-6566

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?