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Shawn's Smokehouse BBQ Company

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wasn’t a fan of the BBQ. I liked the burnt ends better. I loved the sides! The baked beans, green beans, fries, cornbread, Mac and cheese, and coleslaw (has coconut is it so beware) were all delicious. For dessert I had the Banana pudding,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank V8392KTtinas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well Shawn’s states they are the best BBQ east of Texas. I’ll say they are some darned food BBQ. Food is served in the fashion of most bbq places in TX, on paper on a tray. The combinations of food we had along with a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank R0BS411
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A simple and standard presentation of a BBQ joint. We had tips, wings, and moist brisket. Very good quality meat. Tried the Love and the Cussin, preferred the latter. Coleslaw would have been great if much less sweet; corn bread okay. I've been to many,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank joshbraid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything they have is great, big smoke flavor, wide assortment of BBQ sauces, large portions, friendly staff, fast service. Shawn himself is a nice guy too. I especially like their chicken, moist, big smoke flavor. Their smoky dirty rice is excellent!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Crow_Calls
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you're a fan of lean brisket (and let's face it, who isn't?), SHAWN'S IS THE PLACE!!! This was, hand's down, the best lean brisket I've ever tasted, and their Fresh Cut French Fries -- order them well-done -- were perfectly seasoned. The service was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bob S
Reviewed November 28, 2018

The smell alone is A+ Excellent pulled pork ( no fat ) very moist and flavorful, you add the sauce - many choices. Staff helpful explaining menu and sides..cold slaw just right and on the side. Only negative was the very hard dry bun? I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank wrld2visit
Reviewed November 26, 2018

Poor fast food BBQ, got the 1/2 chicken & pulled chicken - all of it was barely warm, mac & cheese side was barely warm & soupy. Disappointing place & would not return.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NJ-TRAVELS-99
Reviewed November 6, 2018

I've been here a number of times and have used Shawn's to cater a couple of events. The food quality and service have been excellent every time!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Matthew22701
Reviewed November 5, 2018

I was on my way to Arlington from Montpelier and stopped at Shawn's based on the tripadvisor reviews. I was not disappointed. My server, Chloe, was excellent...explained what "dirty rice" was and took my order. In no time, it was completed...a pulled pork sandwich, dirty...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Townsend_Flash
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

After a very long car ride we were grateful to find this spot as we had heard good things. We were not disappointed. While the dry rub ribs were good it was the beef brisket that was the standout. I ordered 3 Oz of the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Response from Jgh59 | Reviewed this property |
It represents a middle range cost restaurant. Shawn’s is absolutely worth the $$
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