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789 State Ave, Suite A, Dickinson, ND 58601-4676
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Dickinson, North Dakota
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a great meal here in August. Place was packed and busy, during the dinner rush. Our waitress, Kayla, was phenomenal. Despite having several tables, including one large table consisting of several "high maintenance" customers, Kayla was continually on top of everything and making sure our drinks and meal were perfect. Was surprised to know, she had just recently started... More 

Thank Darren B
Troy, Ohio
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Worst barbecue pulled pork I've ever eaten.It was so dry, it felt like i was eating dry wood chips, and the service started out good, but went to bad, in a hurry. My Mom ordered a hamburger and said she liked it though. The waitress brought me my bill and never came back, to pick up my CC, so 15... More 

Thank James W
Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States
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169 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Mixed results for us at this breezy, noisy BBQ joint near the university. I was quite pleased with the pulled-pork BBQ platter, but my wife was not nearly so happy with what she got when she ordered a "bratwurst." It was very unlike other brats we've had (and there have been many), really more of an oversized hot dog on... More 

Thank canbelto
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

I had the big kahuna chicken wrap and it was excellent. Free peanuts and craft beers. Staff were very friendly and accommodating

Thank Rhonda B
Sparta, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

Beef brisket sandwich great, also pulled pork with carne corn. Free peanuts, waitress did a great job considering she was the bartender also.

Thank Stephen P
Dickinson, North Dakota
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

I was looking forward to having ribs. They were average at best. Very dry and only warm. I was a bit disappointed.

Thank jarrinewton
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Nice place to get some BBQ. Not to be mean, but the BBQ was average at best. I had just been in TX a couple of weeks prior and JD's just was not up to the challenge. JD you need to keep that brisket a little more moist. To be fair, I would go back to make sure that I... More 

Thank John P
Granbury, Texas
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

While being a firm believer that all great BBQ comes from Texas or Kansas, I was well pleased with the rib/chicken plate I ordered. The food was delivered promptly and with quite the lovely smile of a very courteous waitress. I will be back when in the area again.

Thank Ron L
San Diego
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71 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Great stop in the middle of the Plains! The bbq was cooked well and the menu has a huge offerings of how you want to eat it. The corn bread was sweet and terrific.

Thank TrinaDeee
New Mexico
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

You'd figure to get good barbecue here fast. I got neither and it was old and cold. Buy a pork loin and dried in in Sweet Baby Ray's and you can beat this place easy. Skip it unless your a college student looking to get loaded.

Thank Windguy701

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 789 State Ave, Suite A, Dickinson, ND 58601-4676
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Dickinson
  • Phone Number: 701-483-2277

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