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Bubba's Bar-B-Que

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Barbecue, Grill
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512 Yellowstone Avenue, Cody, WY 82414
+1 307-587-7427
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We got here late, so rather than order from the menu, we just had the salad bar. It was a good salad bar, with lots of choices, so we were satisfied. I can't comment on the bar-b-que because we didn't have any. Maybe next time.

Thank Sharon A
Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here as our only day in Cody which was a must visit before we drove back to Salt Lake and then flew back to Australia after a couple of weeks holiday. A variety of choices on the menu and the portion sizes are large. I HATE to be negative but the quality of the meat was not great... More 

Thank Robert H
Cody, Wyoming
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

We decided to try Bubba's Bar-B-Que in Cody again after 4.5 yrs to see if the food was better that our 2012 visit. And it was! We had great service with great prices! The Bar-B-Que Pork sandwich & the Beef Brisket meal were excellent. Enough meat for 2 average eaters all on 1 order for 1. We fell in love... More 

Thank packercoach
New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Bubba's Bar-B-Que can be a very busy place. I arrived around 6:30 PM and it was nearly full. Later there was a line out the door. It is within walking distance of some motels that cater to tour groups. The seating is at booths and picnic tables. I had the Sloppy Bubba sandwich. It was a combo of beef and... More 

Thank javi76NewEngland
Clarksburg, West Virginia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

went in for "rocky mountain oysters" and dinner. oysters were fair. had ribs and my husband had prime rib.....both uninspiring. I couldn't actually eat the ribs they were soooo tuff. dinner cost 60.00 for 2 and we didn't eat half of it. would not go back.

Thank scotchlush
Aurora, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

The chili and salad my fiance had were excellent. I had the toughest prime rib I have had in a long time. It was tasty, but dry and tough. The service was very good and friendly.

Thank thomas29144
La Canada, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Their BBQ pork sandwiches are great...they are served with sauce and they leave it up to you to put as much on as you wish...and their sauce is delicious. We chose to have it served on garlic bread...good idea! We also ordered the deep fried battered corn as an appetizer...also delicious...we wished we had ordered the full order instead of... More 

Thank Rogerdob
Cody, Wyoming
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Bubba's isn't too bad for their BBQ but wanted to get just the salad bar and it is quite expensive for not a very good salad bar. The salad bar doesn't have any meat choices on there except bacon bits.It also does not include soup. The bbq I have had here is ok but portions are pretty small for the... More 

Thank Jenna C
Brian W, Owner at Bubba's Bar-B-Que, responded to this review

Thank you for your response. I am glad that you like our BBQ. I would like to say, however, that our salad bar is one of the biggest in the basin with 42 choices of items, all fresh and all homemade (not canned or in a plastic tub like other places). If you were to go to one of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Really good food. Nice staff. They had a prime rib special the night we were there. Hubby got a massive amount of ribs. You won't be disappointed.

Thank GlobalClaudia
Brian W, Owner at Bubba's Bar-B-Que, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are glad your experience met your standards. More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Good BBQ. Friendly service. We had the senior rib plate and senior chicken plate. Both were tasty. Clean restaurant.

Thank Mary W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue, Grill
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 512 Yellowstone Avenue, Cody, WY 82414
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Cody
  • Phone Number: +1 307-587-7427
Bubba's is only an hour’s drive from spectacular Yellowstone National Park. If you're looking for mouth-watering, hickory-smoked meats, look no further than Bubba's Bar-B-Que. Enjoy in the restaurant, or take it with you for picnics and road trips -- our meats are awesome alone or in sandwiches. We’re sure to have something to satisfy your hunger whether you’ve been hiking all day or are going to the rodeo in the evening. Not only do we have the best bar-b-que in Wyoming, but we also have sandwiches, burgers, steaks, an awesome salad bar, and great choices for the kids. Don't forget about our homemade desserts and generous selection of micro-brews.

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