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LUNCH SPECIALS
All lunch specials include chips, pickle and small fountain drink. All prices are valid Monday thru Friday, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. only. Substitute a large drink for $0.25. Substitute a smoked potato or side salad for side item $0.99. Meat Choices: Pulled Pork | Chopped Smoked Chicken Breast | Sliced Sausage | Hot Links | Smoked Turkey | Extra Charge For Beef Brisket.
Regular Meat, One Side & A Small Drink
8.03
For Beef Brisket, Please Add2
Regular Meat, Two Sides & A Small Drink
9.49
For Beef Brisket, Please Add2
Large Meat, One Side & A Small Drink
9.79
For Beef Brisket, Please Add2.5
Three Ribs, One Side & A Small Drink
9.79
Half Pound of Rib Tips, One Side & A Small Drink
8.99
Texas Size Meat, One Side & A Regular Drink
11.49
For Beef Brisket, Please Add4
SPUDS & NACHOS
Meat Choices For Spuds & Nachos: Pulled Pork | Chopped Smoked Chicken Breast | Sausage | Hot Links | Smoked Turkey. For Beef Brisket, add $2. Add These Extras To Your Spuds or Nachos: Bacon $1.50 | Shredded Cheese $1.50 | Sour Cream $.50 | Nacho Cheese $1.50 | Ranch Beans $1.50 | Chili $2 | Extra Meat $2.50.
Texas Sized Smoked Potato
Our version of a baked potato but we start 'em in the smoker and finish 'em in the oven. Comes with as much butter as you like.
3.99
With Meat Choice (Extra Charge for Brisket)6.99
"Hoss" Potato*
A Texas sized smoked potato loaded with shredded cheese, ranch beans, sour cream and your choice of meat.
8.99
"Hoss" Nachos*
Tortilla chips layered with nacho cheese, ranch beans and your choice of meat. Topped with sour cream.
8.99
Dick's Chili Cheese Nachos
Chips and queso topped with Dick's Beef Brisket Chili.
6.99
Chips & Queso
Our fancy way of sayin' nacho chips and cheese.
4.99
With Meat Choice7.99
For Brisket2
SALADS
Dressing Choices: Ranch | Fat Free French | Honey Mustard | Italian | Balsamic Vinaigrette | BBQ Ranch | Bleu Cheese | Caesar. Meat Choices: Pulled Pork | Turkey | Sausage | Hot Links | 1/4 lb Chopped Dry Rubbed Boneless Chicken. For Beef Brisket, add $2. Add These Extras To Your Salad: Extra Cheese $0.89 | Bacon $1.50 | Extra Dressing $0.85 | Extra Meat $2.50.
Dinner Salad
Fresh mix of greens, with cucumbers, sweet grape tomatoes, shredded carrots, cheddar-jack cheese and croutons.
5.99
With Meat Choice8.99
For Brisket2
Side Salad
Half portion of the dinner salad.
3.49
Black N' Bleu
Dinner salad topped with sliced beef brisket, Cajun seasonings, bleu cheese crumbles and bleu cheese dressing.
11.99
Salmon Salad
A smoked 6 oz. salmon fillet over a dinner salad.
11.49
Chicken Caesar Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce tossed in Caesar dressing and topped with shaved parmesan cheese, croutons and sliced smoked chicken breast.
8.99
Substitute Beef Brisket, Add2
BAR-B-Q CHICKEN ON THE BONE
Chicken Wings
These tasty wings have been slow hickory-smoked and finished in Dick's Mild Bar-B-Q Sauce. Served with your choice of ranch or bleu cheese.
6 Wings6.49
12 Wings11.99
18 Wings16.99
24 Wings19.99
50 Wings39.99
Make It a Plate: Add 2 Sides and Corn Muffin for (Extra)4
Add Ranch or Bleu Cheese (Each)0.5
Chicken Leg Quarters
All dark meat includes leg and thigh. Dry rubbed with special seasonings, slow hickory-smoked and finished in Dick's Mild Bar-B-Q Sauce. Plates include 2 side items and your choice of bread or sweet corn muffin.
4 Piece Plate9.99
4 Piece Chicken Only5.99
2 Piece Plate7.49
2 Piece Chicken Only3.49
SMOKED SALMON
6 oz. Salmon Fillet
A la carte.
9.99
Salmon Plate
13.99
BAR-B-Q PLATES
All plates include 2 side items and your choice of bun, bread or sweet corn muffin. Meat Choices: Pulled Pork | Chopped Smoked Chicken Breast | Sliced Turkey | Sausage | Hot Links | Four Smoked Wings | Chicken Leg & Thigh | Two Ribs | Half Pound of Rib Tips | Chopped or Sliced Beef Brisket.
Two Step Meat Plate
Step up and choose up to two meats.
14.99
Texas Trio Plate
For the hungriest of cowboys. Choose up to three meats.
19.99
Dick's Traditional Texas Feast*
The true staples of Texas Bar-B-Q! Three ribs, a half pound of sliced beef brisket and smoked sausage.
20.99
Chicken & Rib Plate
Three ribs or a half pound of rib tips and your choice of chopped smoked chicken breast, Bar-B-Q wings or chicken leg quarter.
15.99
Rib Sampler Plate
Three ribs and a half pound of rib tips.
16.99
Pulled Pork & Chopped Smoked Chicken Breast Plate
12.99
BAR-B-Q SANDWICHES & MEAT PLATTERS
Don't forget we serve the sauce on the side and choose your bread: White or wheat bun, open-faced on a slice of white or wheat bread or just on the plate. Served with chips and a pickle. You may substitute a corn muffin for chips or bun. Extra bun $0.60 each. Add smoked sausage or hot links topper $2. Add shredded cheddar $0.89. Add nacho cheese $0.99.
Pulled Pork
Regular5.49
Large7.49
Texas Size9.99
Chop Chicken (Breast)
Regular5.49
Large7.49
Texas Size9.99
Sliced Smoked Sausage
Regular5.49
Large7.49
Texas Size9.99
Texas Hot Links
Regular5.49
Large7.49
Texas Size9.99
Sliced Turkey
Regular5.49
Large7.49
Texas Size9.99
Beef Brisket
Regular7.49
Large9.99
Texas Size13.99
RIBS
Thick St. Louis style cut pork ribs dry rubbed with our Cowboy Rib Rub to create the perfect balance of sweet and spice. Sauce is served on the side. Plates include choice of 2 side items and bread or sweet corn muffin.
Full Rack
A la Carte21.99
Plate25.99
Six Ribs
A la Carte11.99
Plate15.99
Three Ribs
A la Carte5.99
Plate9.99
Rib Tips
Dry rubbed with our Original Cowboy Rib Rub. Served with your choice of bread or sweet corn muffin.
Half Pound6.49
Full Pound11.99
Add 2 Sides For3.98
SIDES
Mac & Cheese
1.99
Cottage Cheese
1.99
Ranch Beans
1.99
Green Beans
1.99
Coleslaw
1.99
Potato Salad
1.99
Apple Sauce
1.99
Seasonal Side
1.99
Smokehouse Baked Beans
1.99
Sweet Corn Muffin
0.89
LITTLE FOLKS
For those kids that are 12 and under please. Don't make us ask for I.D. All meals are served with a side and chips. 12-oz. kids drink $0.89. Kids 10 and under always eat dinner for free on Monday (4p.m. - close only).
Chicken or Pork Sandwich
4.79
Kid's Mac & Cheese
4.79
Kid's Dawg
4.99
P.B. N'J
3.99
Three Bar-B-Q Wings
6.49
Bar-B-Q Chicken Leg & Thigh
4.99
About
Traditional Texas Style Bar-B-Q conveniently located in the heart of downtown Indianapolis. Seating for up to 100ppl. Small side room can be reserved for up to 20ppl. Quick Service for lunch Mon-Fri 11am-3pm. Full Service 3pm-close and all weekend lunch and dinner. Outdoor seating available. TV's to watch your favorite sporting event. All meats are smoked on-site as you can smell when you walk into the restaurant.
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews rib tips baked beans pulled pork ribs cole slaw meat platter mac and cheese bread sandwich salmon great bbq spicy sauce downtown indy close to our hotel service was great my fav lunch specials
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dine here before Indianapolis Pacer games. (Banker's Life Fieldhouse is just a couple of blocks away, easy walking distance. ) The food is excellent, the service is great, the owner will chat with you before you leave. We had the smoked salmon plate ($13.99)...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Heather_Kove
Reviewed October 6, 2019

I visited Dick's Bodacious Barbecue on a business trip. I had the two meat plate with chopped chicken breast, dry rib wings, baked beans, and mac and cheese. The sweet baked beans were the best part of the meal. The chopped chicken breast was decent...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Edgar B
Reviewed September 13, 2019 via mobile

Great place for bbq. Large portions, reasonable price, fun people watching on the patio. A bit noisy.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank jobrecht
Reviewed September 1, 2019 via mobile

Brisket was good, rib tips were good, and the greens and cornbread muffin might be the best I ever had. Well done.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank brianhipp
Reviewed August 31, 2019 via mobile

We came in after 9pm before they closed & the service was incredible!!! The BBQ pulled pork was probably the best I've ever had! My husbands nachos were "amazing"! The mac-n-cheese was delish along with their sweet corn muffins. We will definitely be back when...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank keakes
Reviewed August 9, 2019

We had excellant variety in lunch specials. The BBQ meatloaf was especially good. They have an abundance of choices of meats and sides. Our group tried several of them and each was very satisfied with their choice. Staff was very kind and helpful. The food...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Andrea B
Reviewed July 6, 2019

We were in Indianapolis for a wedding, and we decided we wanted some bar-b-que so we decided to try Dick's, we were absolutely amazed with the food, place wasnt very busy for a saturday night, and the service was great. Hope to one day go...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Derek B
Reviewed June 23, 2019

I ordered from here for dinner. The staff were very nice and inviting when I arrived for my order. The barbecue chicken wings and rib tips were good. A little pricey though for the amount of food. However, definitely tastes great. I got a 2...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Ltview
Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

Our waiter Kim was a big help in making my decision of what to eat, and her recommendation far exceeded my expectation.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jluede
Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

Smokey wings with good flavor too them. Had the food delivered (grubhub)...I had a two meat plate with ribs and brisket. I typically eat brisket and only taste the ribs...but their brisket was just ok, but the ribs were meaty, well seasoned and tender. To...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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