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Lonnie Q's BBQ

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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$8 - $21
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 food runs hours of operation open hours worth the wait kansas city my favorite lake shawnee generous portions limited menu
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Reviewed July 7, 2013

Awesome food and great value a must try when visiting Kansas. Lunch options were great as the bbq was very delicious.

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank Anthony R
Reviewed June 20, 2013

Great home-town restaurant. Limited hours, so check first, mostly noon hour. Also open Fridays around supper time. The smoked turkey was wonderful, along with lightly-dressed cole slaw and baked beans. Didn't try the cheesy potatoes, but they looked scrumptious! Lots of locals eating at noon,...More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank jhund
Reviewed June 20, 2013 via mobile

Juicy pork and beef sandwiches at a very reasonable price. Lonnie Q's is way out on 21st street and not easy to find. But, the trip is worth it. The pork and beef are as good or better than offered at the top four barbecue...More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank valueseeker111
Reviewed June 6, 2013

Lonnie has only 8 food items 3 meats plus Ribs Thursday and Griday plus slaw, baked beans and the famous " Cheezy taters " . Lon cooks it himself and serves it to you. A friendly , tatted biker with a great personality and devotion...More

Date of visit: June 2013
1  Thank palmerjer
Reviewed May 16, 2013

I started visiting this BBQ place about two months ago, since then I have been back numerous times and have taken several people with me to spread the word. Lonnie's is a great clean, quick, and the owner and staff make you feel very welcome....More

Date of visit: May 2013
1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed April 19, 2013

We normally drive to KC to get BBQ but now have found a new GEM in Topeka! Lonnie is awesome too as an owner, he gave us great service, amazing smoked Turkey and cheesy potatoes. A Must-Stop place for sure with a unique picnic tables...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank NachoTraveler
Reviewed February 25, 2013

Contrary to another report. Lonnies has not closed. Their phone works just fine. They are still serving up great BBQ. Try the Ribs and Cheesy Potatoes. The Beans are also awesome. Like I have said before. Hours are limited to 11-2 weekdays and fridays 11-2...More

Date of visit: February 2013
Thank docputer
Reviewed December 6, 2012

The smoked brisket and pulled pork at this place is to die for. And the cheesy potatoes are out of this world. It is conveniently located seconds from I-70 (take the Deer Creek / Carnahan exit and go south to 17th - it is right...More

Date of visit: December 2012
1  Thank CThompson178
Reviewed October 3, 2012

Being from NC, we know our barbecue and will be putting Lonnie's at the top of our list of favorites! Super pulled pork, beef brisket, beans and slaw! Had run out of his reknowned potates, but we shall return to try Lonnie's special recipe for...More

Date of visit: October 2012
1  Thank Bonnie H
Reviewed September 1, 2012

My husband and I pulled our RV into the Deer Creek Valley RV Park at 7:45. As we drove in I spotted BBQ. Not really wanting leftovers, I convinced my husband to go and get something to eat. As we walked up the clock hit...More

Date of visit: August 2012
2  Thank lokhrbve
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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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