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Lonnie Q's BBQ

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Barbecue
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews cheesy potatoes turkey ribs pork baked beans cole slaw limited hours thursday and friday hours of operation open hours worth the wait kansas city my favorite lake shawnee generous portions limited menu at lunchtime
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very busy place with the best BBQ in town, a great taste and great service but always full. You need to be patience in line to get the cup of heaven dish, that have a generous servings of the 3 meats, beans and potato...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank carl0s2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

You know the food is good when they are only open until the food runs out! This is the best Bar-B-Que in Topeka for sure!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jimmya377
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably the best BBQ in Topeka. Come early, but if there's a line don't worry. Moves quick. Ribs are only certain days and when they are gone that's it.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank chadu19
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Best BBQ in town! Their hash brown casserole is fantastic. The service is fast even though there is usually a line. Especially at lunch time. Love this place.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Cookie G
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Lonnie Q's is about as consistent as consistent is. You can count on quality well flavored meats and generous servings of brisket, pork or smoked turkey, or rib slabs (Fri. eve. only?) along with choices of sides including cheesy potatoes, baked beans or slaw. If...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KLStoneKS
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Grabbed lunch here; excellent! This cafeteria-style, off the beaten path place is friendly, generous, inexpensively prices great food. Cole slaw was great. Ribs were juicy. Loved it!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Barb H
Reviewed October 18, 2018

I picked Lonnie Q's because it had some good reviews and the location is convenient if you are driving in from the east on I70. Even though we arrived shortly after 11am, there was a line. One of the reasons there is a constant line,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Robert C
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Good Food. Odd Hours. I ate this as a business catering situation. I would recommend for business luncheons.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank chasnimz
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

The owner opened the door and personally greeted the people in the long line waiting for the restaurant to open. That “welcome to my home” hospitality set the tone for our visit. After greeting everyone, he went to serve his guests. This restaurant is clean...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TravelingBJ
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Lonnie Q’s is a hidden gem in the Topeka/Shawnee County area. Just north of the dam at Lake Shawnee, Topeka, Kansas. Amazing BBQ, and trust me, choose the cheesy potatoes. The decor is professionally locally sourced. Heavy influenced from the close relationships of the Owner...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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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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