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Billy Boy Bar-B-Que

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120 W Macarthur St, Shawnee, OK 74804-2007
+1 405-275-2040
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Spring, Texas
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend brought Billy boy bar-b-que to home and we enjoyed the chopped beef, beans and sauce. This was very good food and we appreciated the neighbors thoughtfulness.

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Prague
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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do like their BBQ but the chopped beef sandwiches are as good as they get...a good menu and good staff

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Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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156 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016

I have been eating at Billy Boys since I was a kid. I got to travel back to my hometown and stay for a week fishing and visiting family. I usually only get one dinner at Billy Boys. This trip I actually got to eat there 5 times!! They have so mush on the menu, it just does not get... More 

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Arkie in the mtns.
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164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Billy Boy BBQ based on a recommendation and we were delighted. We had Combos and each had a fine selection of BBQ. The ribs tonight we're just right.

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Thank lspar
Shawnee, Oklahoma
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

I've gone to Billy Boys for 40 years. It used to be across the street and was a small burger and ice cream joint. Paul started serving BBQ and the place has become a staple of Shawnee. They had to build a bigger place so moved across the street. I recommend anything on the menu, but personally love their sliced... More 

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Thank Scubagregory
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

So glad we made the drive from OKC! Had been a few years since we had eaten there and we have been missing out. Love the BBQ sandwiches... meat is very ground up and sauce is good! The guys had hot links and brisket, only negative comment was on how thinly it was sliced, but favor was good. Hands down... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Came for the fried okra and it was great! Oklahoma Today magazine recommended it. I had the rib basket. The ribs were very good as well.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Pricey but good sandwiches and salads ribs are ok but I get the baby bbq beef and it's plenty and not too expensive they have wonderful ice tea and fountain drinks. Family owned business real nice folks. Clean and great atmosphere!! Try it you will not be disappointed!

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Thank Jaxmimi2u
Crown Point, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 6, 2016

We went here for dinner last night. They have really good coleslaw. They have pretty good ribs, too. This isn't my favorite but it is my second. I thought the staff was great. I had a half order of ribs and could not finish it.

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Thank Gallivanting_Gypsy
Oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2016

We don't easily give a place a bad review, but in this case - it's more than deserved. The service was terrible and the very cold food we finally received wasn't completely edible. We tried to get another order or at least get it warmed back up, but that wasn't received well by the smart-mouthed staff. HORRIBLE experience and terrible... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 W Macarthur St, Shawnee, OK 74804-2007
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Shawnee
  • Phone Number: +1 405-275-2040

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