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Bogart's Smokehouse


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


American, Barbecue
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
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All reviews deviled egg potato salad burnt ends ribs pulled pork pastrami voodoo sauce tri tip full slab cole slaw pit beans sandwiches great bbq soulard market wait in line limited seating worth the wait kansas city
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Reviewed 1 week ago

"I like Bogart's better." - My STL friend I'm going to disagree with him while Bogart's is good I don't know if it's the best. We went in the early evening and fortunately because the weather wasn't the best there was no one there. They...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank tcchung
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Connected by extended family with Pappys. Certainly could use customer service skill development...try greeting or at least a grimace instead of a frown. I came for dinner around 5, it was mostly empty. Decent bbq and sides with an array of sauces to add on...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Summerasalifestyle
Reviewed January 12, 2020 via mobile

I was craving ribs and this place did not disappoint! Pappy’s was on holiday and I heard this place was just as good. There was no line at 2:30PM and they weren’t sold out of anything. We were the last people to have ribs. The...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank marycK6969TI
Reviewed January 11, 2020 via mobile

Hands down best bbq in STL. Rivals best in KC and Memphis. Personally I like it better than Rendezvous, and that says a lot! Ribs are unparalleled, but you better show up early. Ribs are first to go! Lines can be long, but it moves...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank johnsbnw
Reviewed December 31, 2019 via mobile

Our plans changed so we decided to go out to eat. Looked up restaurants on cellphone and this place shows up. Doesn’t look like much on the outside or inside but the food was good. We got there just a little too late for ribs...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2019 via mobile

Great food friendly and capable service. I had the pastrami, it was excellent. My husband had the pulled pork and he enjoyed that.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank SherryLeasure
Reviewed December 26, 2019 via mobile

This place provides top notch service for a casual dining experience where you pay and order and then find a seat. Limited seating. I had the brisket. I loved the deviled egg potato salad.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank barkus1968
Reviewed December 19, 2019

Excellent barbecue at a fair price. The atmosphere just adds to the experience. Go for lunch, by dinner time not all items may be available. It doesn't matter it is all great!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank J4577IGals
Reviewed December 15, 2019 via mobile

Good food located near Soulard Market! Ribs, brisket and pulled pork all prepared with TLC! Best thing I can say is like many bbq joints that have pedestrian sides this place does not! I don’t usually even like potato salad or baked beans but I...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Kevin R
Reviewed December 6, 2019

Not a huge place but we can always count on getting a nice variety of delicious barbecue and sides, friendly service, convenient location.

Date of visit: November 2019
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October 10, 2019|
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Response from PeterAFranzen | Reviewed this property |
I checked Google Maps, it's 2 miles. Easy ride-share or taxi to get there. Walkable, but you have to be pretty enthusiastic to walk there from downtown.
May 11, 2017|
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Response from Niki P | Property representative |
Good morning, your meat will be hot and in 1/2 aluminum pans which you can serve from. They will be wrapped in a high temp plastic wrap and we recommend keeping the meat warm in the oven on the lowest setting. Please be... More
May 10, 2017|
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Response from Niki P | Property representative |
Good Morning! All of our meats are gluten free if not dipped in au jus. As far as our sides, our beans, apple sauce, billy goat chips and pork rinds are gluten free. We hope to see you soon and please let us know when you... More
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