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Archie's Barbeque

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25259 Garrett Hwy, McHenry, MD 21541-1313
+1 301-387-7400
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Frederick, Maryland
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped at this restaurant with several family members and enjoyed a hearty meal. The portions were large and the sides delicious. The smoked entree's were already seasoned with sauce, and some family members expressed that they prefer to add their own sauce.

Thank LOis003-02
North Olmsted, Ohio
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

Took the food to go, but when we went in to pick it up, the atmosphere of the restaurant seemed quiet and nice. Food was good - lots of it. Kind of wish we tried the Ribs - since they've won a ton of awards - but we tried different sandwiches between us. Both were very good. Staff was very... More 

Thank Meg R
Hobe Sound
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Very friendly staff and quick service. Tried a "sampler" and was amazed by the brisket..extremely tender and tasty. Pulled pork was very good too but ribs were just so-so. BBQ sauce has a nice smokiness bite. We had baked beans and mac and both were ok. Would definitely go back for the brisket next time we visit.

Thank davidmarleneg2015
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

BBQ is hard in a restaurant - but letting everything sit is a warming oven for too long is disastrous for BBQ. If you insist on doing the first - trying to "save" it by pouring on BBQ sauce before you serve it is not the way to go! Pulled chicken and pulled pork were both messy globs of tired... More 

Thank Neil F
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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270 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Stopped by for lunch after visiting Firefly Creamery and Market to pick up some cheese. They were not busy. They are open all year round. You order at the counter and then pick up your food at the counter when ready. We split the pulled pork sandwich. We picked two sides, which were the meaty baked beans and coleslaw. The... More 

Thank Nihilator
Baltimore, Maryland
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

This was our second time to Archie's while visiting DCL. It is certainly the best in the area and very good overall. I feel like the food is a little pricey for what you get and they have changed the inside dining room where they have a hostess/waitress but you still walk up to order your own food, they just... More 

Thank edrock1234
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

I had the pulled pork wrap - so much meat I could only eat half! Extra sauce provided which was great!

Thank C2041FQgeorged
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

We got takeout brisket and pulled pork BBQ. Both were excellent as well as the corn bread. Staff were great. Would definitely come again if we are ever in the area.

Thank David C
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

Lots of food, Great tasting ribs, quick service, great sauces... Baked Beans & cornbread good as well...

Thank John T. III H
Leesburg, Virginia
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101 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

How to they make that pulled pork so wonderful! One time we were headed home from DCL and stopped here to pick up ALOT of food for a family function at home. It's worth it to pick it up, and drive it three hours! You won't be disappointed, no matter what you order!

Thank DETT74

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $25
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 am
10:00 am - 9:00 am
10:00 am - 9:00 am
10:00 am - 9:00 am
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25259 Garrett Hwy, McHenry, MD 21541-1313
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Garrett County  >  McHenry
  • Phone Number: +1 301-387-7400
Restaurant and Caterer - Home of the Two-Hand Sandwiches, The Archie Deluxe, Award winning Baby Back Ribs and the Mountain Man Food Challenge (Man vs. BBQ). Our menu features Ribs, Chicken, Turkey, Beef, Pork, Signature Boneless Wings, along with Signature Wraps, Salads, Homemade Sides, Kids Meals, Beer, Wine and Bulk to Go! Family owned and operated. Relax in our dining room, outside under umbrellas or call ahead to pick-up at DRIVE-THRU. Guaranteed to be delicious, generous portions,reasonably priced and with quick friendly service. Catering Packages also available.

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