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Leo's Bar-B-Q The Original

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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American, Barbecue
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Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible

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All reviews baked beans cake brisket macaroni salad old gas station authentic bbq hole in the wall guy fieri drive ins bar b que the real deal bbq place two sides mouth watering just the right amount bologna meats
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Haven't been here for probably a year and wanted to visit again while in the area. The place is still really cool to me. Very laid back/down home no frills type of atmosphere. Love the help yourself community beans and Zucchini salad. The BBQ brisket...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 431kristinah
Reviewed November 13, 2019 via mobile

Well first off I loved the service the crew was fun and happy. The BBQ and sides were average at best after reading the reviews I was excited to give the food a try. The brisket was far from being done and did not have...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank chefjeff60
Reviewed October 29, 2019

If you like real BBQ, you have to eat at Leo's. A little place with great atmosphere and staff who treat you like family. Meat slow smoked and falling off the bone. The most delicious sause I've ever had. When I was working in China,...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Robert W
Reviewed August 11, 2019

Better than Memphis BBQ! The "real deal" barbecue made with patience, love, and a whole lot of soul! The soul is in all of the food, the atmosphere, and the service! My wife and I tried the platter consisting of: ribs, brisket, sausage and bologna,...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank hoseman15
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

I try to eat at Leo’s every time I go to OKC. If you’re a decor snob, stay away! This place is the real deal! The staff are all friendly. The “head chef” let me take a picture of his handmade smoker. The food is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tomme73
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

This hole in the wall establishment from 1974 were dark brown walls was highest fashion is just the place to visit for authentic BBQ. We got so many recommendations from our host and the Uber drivers to go for this apparent institution. You will not...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank 606thomasg
Reviewed June 8, 2019

Leo's is a very good funky dive BBQ place. That is why it was featured on Diner's, Drive-ins, and Dives. It's a converted corner gas station, so parking can sometimes be a challenge. It's small, so inside seating is very limited. Everything is smoked. No...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Rick C
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Wow...this place was fantastic. We decided to try Leo’s given it’s appearance on the DDD show, and we were not disappointed. I had to have the brisket, and it did not disappoint. The venue is a converted old gas station, which ads to the authentic...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank BGBedm
Reviewed May 7, 2019

What a hole in the wall. Old OKC destination for great barbecue. Ribs great, brisket savory. Check out this OKC landmark.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jjsedona1
Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

Drove through an Oklahoma rain storm (at least no tornado, but it wouldn’t matter) to eat at Leo’s. Last ate there several decades ago when I lived in OKC. Some places get better due to time and romanticizing the memory. Leo’s is as good as...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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mji44
August 12, 2016|
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Response from treklover37 | Reviewed this property |
No alcohol.
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Kat3131
January 6, 2015|
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Response from Joseph T | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can order from the counter when you come in the front door. They have a Friendly staff and Would be happy to help you. Many people did carry out when i went that day ranging from city workers to law enforcement.
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