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Theodore's

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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STARTERS
12.99
Burnt Ends
Tender chunks of well marbled brisket slow smoked and tossed in our Bourbon BBQ Sauce
7.99
Spicy Pepper Corn Fritters*
A basket of jalapeño corn fritters with a chipotle dipping sauce
9.99
BBQ Chicken Quesadilla
Shredded chicken, sautéed peppers & onions, Bourbon BBQ and shredded cheese in a flour tortilla, served with salsa and sour cream. Garnished with scallions and diced tomatoes
8.99
Boneless Wings
Breaded boneless wings tossed in your choice of sauce. Served with celery and blue cheese
10.49
Nachos
Tortilla chips topped with meat chili, cheese, diced tomatoes, jalapeños, scallions, peppers, onions, and fresh cilantro. Served with sour cream and salsa
8.99
Deep Fried Pickle Spears*
Yes, pickle spears. Seven battered spears served with chipotle dressing
7.99
Veggie Quesadilla
Shredded cheese with Sautéed mushrooms, onions, and peppers in a flour tortilla. Served with salsa and sour cream. Garnished with scallions and diced tomatoes
8.99
Crawfish Poppers*
Crawfish tail meat dusted with cornmeal and spices then lightly fried. Served with honey mustard dressing
8.99
Cajun Poutine
Our spin on the classic - waffle fries topped with savory Tasso ham gravy and cheese curds. Garnished with scallions
7.99
Fried Green Tomatoes
Southern style fried green tomatoes topped with corn relish and cilantro and drizzled with spicy remoulade
BAR-B-Q WINGS
10 For 9.99
25 For 20.99
50 For 36.99
Slow Smoked With Traditional Hickory Wood
Add your favorite sauce: Buffalo, Bourbon BBQ, Blackened, Carolina, Mustard, Chipotle BBQ, Rub, Teriyaki BBQ
BAR-B-QUE
We slow smoke all of our meats with traditional hickory wood. The smokers get loaded up the night before and every morning to provide the fresh est "Q" possible. It is likely that on most days we can run out of certain items. Get here early or leave hungry! Bar-B-Q served with honey slaw, collard greens, corn bread, and baked beans. Pulled Pork, Sliced Brisket and Texas Sausage served on Texas Toast far soppin' up the sauce. Substitutions are available for an extra charge
12.99
Pulled Pork
Pork shoulder slow smoked for over 12 hours and pulled off the bone
15.99
Beef Brisket
Slow smoked for 12 hours and sliced to order
12.99
1/2 Chicken
Brined, rubbed, and slow smoked. Slathered with choice of sauce
11.99
Texas Sausage*
Pork and beef blend flavored with fresh jalapeno and cheddar cheese
BAR-B-QUE - SIDES
2.99
Corn Bread with Honey Butter
2.99
Honey Slaw
2.99
Mashed Potato
2.99
Sweet Potato Fries
2.99
Collard Greens
2.99
BBQ Baked Beans
2.99
Mac and Cheese
2.99
Waffle Fries
2.99
Potato Salad
2.99
Homemade Potato Chips
RIBS, RIBS AND MORE RIBS
Ribs served with honey slaw, collard greens, corn bread, and baked beans. Substitutions are available for an extra charge
Half Rack 14.99
Full Rack 23.99
St. Louis Ribs
Large trimmed spare ribs slow smoked for 7 hours
Half Rack 15.99
Full Rack 24.99
Baby Back Ribs
The leanest of all rib meat, slow smoked for 7 hours
2 Bone 18.99
Beef Short Rib
The bacon of beef
26.99
3 Rib Combo
1/2 Baby Back Rib, 1/2 St. Louis Rib, 1 Short Rib
RIBS, RIBS AND MORE RIBS - ADDONS
Add a meat to make a combo
1/2 Rack 9
Baby Back Rib
1/2 Rack 9
St. Louis Rib
1/2 lb. 8
Brisket
1/2 lb. 6
Pork
1 Links 3
Hot Links
1-Bone 8
Beef Rib
(1/2) 7
Chicken
(5) 6
Smoked Wings
HOUSE SPECIALTIES
14.99
Blackened Chicken Penne*
Penne pasta tossed in an alfredo sauce with diced onions, peppers, and mushrooms then topped with blackened chicken, diced tomatoes and fresh cilantro
12.99
Smoked Meatloaf Dinner
House smoked meatloaf grilled and slathered with choice of sauce served atop gravy and mashed potatoes. Garnished with onion straws and scallions
18.99
NY Strip
12 oz steak cooked to order and slathered with your choice of sauce. Served with mashed potatoes topped with onion straws and scallions
15.99
Jambalaya*
Shrimp and andouille sausage simmered in a creole rice with Tasso ham, onions, peppers, celery and tomatoes
14.99
Fish Fry
Beer battered, lightly fried and dusted with blackened seasoning. Served with fries and coleslaw
SANDWICHES
Served with waffle fries
9.99
Sliced Beef Brisket
Sliced beef brisket topped with our bourbon BBQ sauce and served on a roll. Lettuce, tomato and onion available on request
8.99
Pulled Pork
Slow smoked pork shoulder served on a roll with bourbon BBQ sauce and honey slaw
8.99
Blackened Chicken Sandwich*
Chicken breast blackened on an iron skillet. Served on a roll with lettuce, tomato and onion. Honey mustard served on the side
8.49
Buffalo Chicken Wrap*
Breaded chicken tenders tossed in buffalo sauce wrapped in a flour tortilla with lettuce, tomato, and onion. Served with blue cheese dressing
8.99
Southern BLT
Southern style fried green tomatoes, crispy bacon, and lettuce with creole mayo on toasted white bread
8.99
Vegetarian Wrap
Roasted red peppers, sauteed onions, peppers & mushrooms in a toasted wrap with Provolone cheese
9.99
Black Bean Burger
Vegan and gluten free black bean patty served on a roll with lettuce, tomato, and onion
9.99
BBQ Meatloaf Sandwich
House smoked meatloaf grilled and topped with Bourbon BBQ sauce. Served on a roll with lettuce, tomato, and onion
9.99
Fish Sandwich
Beer battered, lightly fried fish dusted with blackened seasoning. Served on a roll with lettuce, tomato, onion and a lemon wedge
BURGERS
Served with waffle fries
9.99
Add: Cheese 0.5
Add: Bacon 1
Steak Burger
An 8 oz. mixture of ground sirloin and chuck. Served on a roll with lettuce, tomato and onion
11.49
Blues Burger
8 oz. Steak Burger cooked to order with bacon and crumbled blue cheese. Served on a roll with lettuce, tomato and onion
11.49
BBQ Burger
8 oz. Steak Burger cooked to order, slathered with BBQ sauce. Topped with cheddar, bacon and onion straws. Served on a roll with lettuce, tomato and onion
SALADS
Dressings: Balsamic Vinaigrette, Blue Cheese, BBQ, 1000 Island, Caesar, Chipotle, Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette, Honey Mustard, Italian, Ranch
10.99
Crawfish Popper Salad*
Chopped lettuce, tomatoes, onions, peppers, and cucumbers tossed in a cilantro lime vinaigrette. Topped with fried crawfish tail meat and a red pepper corn relish
9.49
Country Salad
Chopped lettuce, bacon, onions, peppers, cucumbers, and tomatoes tossed in ranch dressing with fried chicken on top
9.49
Without Chicken 5.99
BBQ Chicken Salad
Chicken breast grilled with BBQ sauce, a top a large salad
9.99
Without Chicken 5.99
Blackened Caesar Salad*
Blackened chicken on romaine lettuce tossed with romano cheese, tomatoes, croutons, and caesar dressing
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to go before any event at the Mass. Mutual Center. Great food and great beer selection at reasonable prices. Staff is always friendly !

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank johnhX4718QN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good BBQ - Ribs and Brisket. Not the best I’ve had but solid flavor and taste. Friendly service and a fun place. Suggest you skip the recommended cocktails - overly sweet and weak - but cheap price.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank TonyUSC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing BBQ meal at Theodore's. I would recommend it. They give you a huge serving and we had to bring some home with us. The atmosphere was also neat. Give it a try if you want some good BBQ.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank skennedy01101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I stopped in for dinner based on a recommendation from one of his friends. We were not at all disappointed! This place has everything you'd expect from a great BBQ joint. The food was excellent and so was our waitress. I'll definitely...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank MissMuffet63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch and had massive amounts of food. I ordered the 3 ribs- short ribs, baby back ribs, and spare ribs. PLUS sides! I ended up having enough food for a few meals with my leftovers! They have live bands at night also....More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

I wasn't sure about this restaurant but it had excellent reviews. Now I know why! This place took me back to NOLA and the south. I don't think any where in NOLA is there better barbecue. The minute you set into Theodore's you step back...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 402dmiles
Reviewed July 10, 2019

We stopped in for dinner and had the bbq. It was very good. All of the 5 of us really enjoyed our dinner

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 10BobG
Reviewed July 5, 2019 via mobile

The corn fritter balls were great until I found out they cook them in the same oil as the meat and seafood. Since there is no meat or seafood in these balls, it would have been awesome if they could have cooked them in separate...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank SUN_and_H2O
Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

People were friendly, music was good, food was fantastic! What more could you ask for? Definitely returning on our next go-through!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Julie J
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

History in the making from the moment we entered, Thanks to ta reviews and local recommendations. The burnt tips, short ribs and pulled pork where cooked to perfection and doused with some of the best sauces north of Dixie. Thanks to all involved to make...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank PaulBar3
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Jack L
March 28, 2018|
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Response from tikiskis | Reviewed this property |
Apologies, I took the train into town so cannot speak to parking very well.
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KAM83802
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Response from Daniel B | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice. You can call them at: (413) 736-6000. They are very courteous.
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