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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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“cheesy potatoes” (80 reviews)
“turkey” (46 reviews)
“ribs” (88 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3150 SE 21st St, Topeka, KS 66607-2515
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

The best BBQ in town!! Lonnie’s cup of heaven, is exactly what the name implies. Yummm! I always skip the beans (the only thing I’m not crazy about) and get a double order of cheesy potatoes (the best I’ve ever had!!) Plenty for 2 meals!...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TopekaKim
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Lonnie makes a mean cup of heaven! Enough food for two meals, but you’ll eat it all because you won’t be able to stop. :) When it’s gone, it’s gone, so get there early!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank T1635LHchristinef
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This the best Barbeque place in this area! They are always busy on the days they are open! They usually have lines waiting! They have wonderful smoked meats and potato casserole and baked beans and cold slaw! You can get orders to go! They give...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Inspiration558590
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

If you like BBQ (and especially if you like BBQ Ribs), you have to take a trip to Topeka, Kansas to visit Lonnie Q’s BBQ. We were in Topeka on business having flown in from Toronto the day before and the word about town (and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SheriMunro
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

The portions are huge! My family of 4 share two Q cups and a half rack of ribs. There was plenty for the whole family! (Two adults, a 14 year old and a 4 year old). The cup of heaven had all three meats: pork,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Beth R
Reviewed August 7, 2018

great food and bbq. just wish they were open more hours. fun to eat at every week or two. in top 3 bbq in topeka

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rodney H
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Lonnie Q's its a decent meal but others will RAVE about it. You wont get a bad meal here if you know when it is open its more of a daytime restaurant and it is open Friday evenings as well.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jo A
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Best BBQ I’ve ever had, really. My favorite is Lonnie’s brisket. The menu is simple and all of their food is great. Be sure to get there during the 20 hours they are open every week!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank D7814SXrobertn
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Lonnie’s is worth going out of your way for. This was a great find on Trip Advisor!! They are open Monday-Friday 11 AM - 1:00 and Friday’s from 5:30 - 7:30 Get there early since he might run out of some food choices if you...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MindyS291
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Went there for lunch on our way to Kansas City! Wow! Really really good bbq, generous portions, friendly service and nice and clean family owened restaurant.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank karoskruger
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
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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