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Lonnie Q's BBQ

3150 SE 21st St, Topeka, KS 66607-2515
+1 785-233-4227
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“turkey” (38 reviews)
“ribs” (72 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3150 SE 21st St, Topeka, KS 66607-2515
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some of the best ribs around. They come out hot and moist. Best to check the hours of operation and be prepared to wait in line but it's a good way to hear about what going on around town anyway.

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great sandwiches , Tender ribs Great & plentiful sides A little wait but because of people in line And worth it 😋

Thank Darryl W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best smoked meat ever-and I'm from Texas! I usually choose brisket, but the smoked turkey is to die for! So moist! I also love the cheesy 'Tators. The ribs are incredible. Very casual environment but folks line up out the door most every day. It's...More

Thank Countrygirl66044
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just one word....Awesome!!! We have been traveling non stop for two days, I was tired of cooking and the family wanted to eat out. We stop in but it was to late they were already closed. As we were walking away the opens the door...More

Thank itsa06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I saw Lonnie Q's on TA when I was headed to Topeka so I thought I would give it a try. I had been traveling all morning and I showed up today about 10 minutes after 1:00. They close at 1:00 but the owner saw...More

Thank Ajsevic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my office out to lunch and no one came back hungry or disappointed! Food was excellent! Hot and fresh! Servers were friendly and want to make sure everyone was satisfied! BBQ was delicious, we tried it all. The cheesy potatoes and baked beans...More

Thank b4osage
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

It was my first time at Lonnie Q's and won't be my last! I was pleasantly surprised by the generous portion of brisket sandwich, cold slaw for lunch and it was amazing barbecue! 😊I would definitely recommend this local establishment.

Thank Jonna V
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Fabulous everything......really! Ribs are to die for. All else is equally good. The owner, and chef, Lonnie, is friendly, gracious, and generous. He takes pride in what he does, and how he does it. The turkey, brisket, pulled pork, home made BBQ sauce, beans, cheesey...More

Thank Bonnie D
Reviewed May 25, 2017

Yesterday our boss took us out to lunch and we decided to go to Lonnie Q's. I had heard so much about it; a lot of great things from my coworkers so I was looking forward to it. Boy was I not disappointed. I had...More

Thank Julianne S
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Outstanding barbecue! This is hands-down, one of the best barbecue restaurants I've ever been to. I love to eat, and barbecue is one of my favorite. Lonnie makes excellent barbecue meats and fixings. This place is so popular, you will want to get there early...More

Thank S4586PSjohne
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Joseph L
June 29, 2016|
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Response from NorthMIMom | Reviewed this property |
3150 SE 21st Street, Topeka, KS, 66607 The website has a good map. Also, please check website for info on hours, etc. Says they will be closed July 4 -July 12.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3150 SE 21st St, Topeka, KS 66607-2515
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: +1 785-233-4227
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