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“Average BBQ Joint”

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit
Ranked #40 of 103 Restaurants in Porterville
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout
Description: Newly opened, still not added to their website
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81 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Average BBQ Joint”
Reviewed August 20, 2012 via mobile

Being from KC we love our BBQ. Overall this is average BBQ. Not great, but not really bad. The chicken seemed a little mushy, but ribs were good. Not fond of the beans. Not much flavor to them. Coleslaw is excellent. We found the service to be outstanding and the place was really clean. We are in town a couple of times a year and will be back.

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English first
Porterville, California
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79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Great Place for BBQ in Porterville”
Reviewed May 29, 2012

Granted, there aren't a lot of choices in Porterville, but this place ranks among the best restaurants in town, regardless of the type. Great atmosphere, great food, and the service is great too. Limited menu but everything on it is tasty. For a quick lunch or casual dinner, this is a great choice.

  • Visited May 2012
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Thank DGriz
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Camp Nelson, California
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70 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Good Q!”
Reviewed May 16, 2012

My wife and I had lunch at Dickey's for the first time today, and it won't be the last time! The food was excellent, the place was clean, and the help were friendly. This is just what Downtown Porterville needed. Dickey's will be a great addition to the dining choices in Porterville.

  • Visited May 2012
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Thank Watermaster
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Lindsay, California
1 review
“Tasteless”
Reviewed May 1, 2012

Meat has almost no taste whatsoever. It has a texture of baby food. If it's smoked they must use one toothpick for wood ! The ribs were more like boiled instead of barbequed.

  • Visited March 2012
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Thank Calvin R
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Porterville, California
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6 reviews
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“yum”
Reviewed April 12, 2012

The beef brisket and sides are great. fried okra, baked potato casserole.

Visited March 2012
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Thank phaedra r
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