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Boxer Barbeque


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American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

The BBQ is decent and the portions are nice sized. Had the pulled pork with slaw and enjoyed it. It was just a little to greasy for my liking.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Rex C
Reviewed June 18, 2019

Building is rustic and basic, but you go to EAT, not to sleep! 722 Creek Side is tricky to find, but just follow the delicious smell of ribs when you get within 4 blocks. Try to go on Tuesday when they serve something called "burnt...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Ed G
Reviewed May 20, 2019 via mobile

This is the best BBQ place I have ever eaten at. All the meats I've tried have been very tender and flavorful. Personal favorites are the pulled pork and brisket. The sides stand out too, the fries taste like they were lightly battered and when...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Brandon K
Reviewed May 18, 2019

The Friday night special was smoked prime rib,which was our choice to share. I ordered a couple of additional sides, the cornbread was delicious as was their new hash-brown cheese casserole. Fast and friendly service. They will be moving to a different location this summer...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Kristin C
Reviewed May 1, 2019

Stopped here for lunch and the ribs were absolutely amazing. Make sure to try the cornbread, and bread pudding as well!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Ian S
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

First class beginning to end. The location is a bit inconvenient but that is the only negative thing I can say. This restaurant was recommended to my family and did not disappoint. The service was amazing. Pearla, our server was upbeat and extremely helpful. Renee,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lawabider
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for great BBQ for a late lunch and decided to try Boxer Barbeque and were glad we did! I had the brisket sandwich with Mac and cheese for the side. My wife had pulled pork with fries. Everything was excellent, the service...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank FormerHoosier
Reviewed August 21, 2018

On Friday nights, they serve a wonderful smoked prime rib. Get there early, quantity is limited. The meal comes with plenty of extras that will leave you full to the brim or taking part of it home with you! They will soon be moving their...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lorna W
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Jeff and Renee bought the business and reopened for in-store dining. Thank you! Loved the brisket sandwich and the beans are so good. Bought some takeout for this weekend gathering too. This is a jewel for Council Bluffs! I understand they will be relocating to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dwane M
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Stopped in to this BBQ place while visiting family. I ordered a pulled pork sandwich with slaw. The pulled pork was very smoky and seasoned well. It was delicious and just as good or even better than the BBQ that we have in Georgia. It...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Renae D, Owner at Boxer Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

So glad to hear you enjoyed your experience at Boxer BBQ! We love hearing from happy customers. Hopefully we will see you again the next time you are in Council Bluffs!

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September 15, 2017|
Response from StellaS871 |
We were a restaurant then 4 years ago I went to catering only. Recently this March, I sold the company to a couple, Renae and Jeff, and I now....am the Pitt master and catering manager! AND THE RESTAURANT IS FULLY OPEN... More
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