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Willie's BBQ

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3608 Route 22a, Benson, VT 05743-9683
+1 802-558-6340
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Ribs were not ready at opening hour. Sides were terrible! Straight out of the supermarket prepared foods section, or worse, canned or boxed. Pork sandwiches okay at best.

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vermont
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290 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed June 3, 2016

Could have been better. Not like you get in the south. Needed more smoke flavor. Only the owner working and was slow when 3 cars stop at once. I was hoping for more and had the brisket. Was tender but not much flavor. No shade need to sit in your car or on one of two picnic tables out in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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78 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed April 5, 2016

We were driving from Burlington VT to Troy NY and in the middle of no where, along a two lane road surrounded by farms there was a BBQ truck! We turned around to go back as we could not believe what we just saw. It was an odd time of day, late afternoon, for a proper meal, but we managed... More 

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Lakewood, New Jersey
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4 reviews
Reviewed April 3, 2016

Brought the family here for the first time. Food really took some time to prepare. It's a one man chef; plus outdoor dining experience. The bugs and bees can be really annoying especially for children who have not yet mastered the hand wave while eating.

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Chicago, Illinois
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78 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2015

While driving along Rt 22 to get into NY, where there is mainly rolling hills and farmland, imagine our surprise to see a BBQ food truck along the side of the road! Of course once it registered what we just passed we turned around and doubled back. It was a weird time of day to get a "real" meal so... More 

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Glens Falls, New York
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64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

Food was great! Benson bomber was pulled pork and homemade coleslaw on a grilled roll. Onion rings were incredible beer battered! Yummy! Views were great. Only suggestion would be an umbrella for shade at the picnic table. It was hot in the sun. Only open Thursday through Sunday 12-8. Worth the stop!!

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Great Neck, New York
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3 reviews
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Reviewed July 7, 2013

Living in New York we have the benefit of enjoying many different BBQ restaurants...but traveling south on Rt22A yesterday we stopped by Willies BBQ. Both my wife and I agree that the Big Apple has nothing on Willies...his BBQ ribs and chicken are the bomb! Simply, the best we ever tasted anywhere! My next phone call is to Willie to... More 

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Vermont
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62 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed July 15, 2011

Willie T has a great set up! His pulled pork and ribs are AMAZING! He sells them in sizes ranging from individual to large group portions. He will do catering as well. There are picnic tables available, with a great view of his family farm, and the rolling Vermont hills. If you are traveling 22a, plan on stopping!

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3608 Route 22a, Benson, VT 05743-9683
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Benson
  • Phone Number: +1 802-558-6340

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