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“Does it right”

Famous Willies Barbecue
Ranked #6 of 98 Restaurants in Post Falls
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Description: http://maps.google.com/maps/place?hl=en&qscrl=1&nord=1&rlz=1T4TSNF_enUS417US418&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.&biw=1249&bih=539&ion=1&wrapid=tlif131188814504710&um=1&ie=UTF-8&q=Famous+WIllies&fb=1&gl=us&hq=Famous+WIllies&hnear=0x5361b4f8ba557c8f:0x5fe5995b05bf5290,Coeur+d'Alene,+ID&cid=6291308439382538389
Reviewed July 29, 2012

Many thanks to our good friends for inviting us to dine here. It is like stepping into a BBQ joint in E Texas. Meats prepared perfectly with yummy sides and accompanied by cold Shiner Bock. Dessert of the day - buttermilk pie. Mmmm. No more road housin' for our herd.

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Reviewed July 24, 2012

Mind boggling BBQ quality. We had the brisket, pork ribs, two salads & pecan pie.
Dinner for two 30 bucks.
Our thanks to T A for listing this amazing restaurant, as owners do not use the internet!
and were bemused when we told them HOW WE FOUND THEM: on T A !
Hailing from East Texas near Louisiana border, they've been serving up FINE food to fortunate Idaho people, (and LUCKY visitors like us) for 8 years approx.
Open 5 days a week 1100-2000h. closed Sunday Monday.
This place is a treasure. W O W ! our highest recommendation in ALL respects.

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2  Thank r s
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Reviewed July 2, 2012

This is our family go-to BBQ restaurant. The place is very welcoming, and we enjoy the ever-growing collection of "Famous Willies" that adorn the walls (Willy Wonka, Wooly Willy, Willy Mays, Bill Clinton in the rest room....).
Willy, the owner, is a very talented and personable man. He made many, if not all, of the wrought iron decorations himself. If he has time, see if he will show you the smoker he made out of a refrigerator in the shed out back. His wife is also a gem. She makes all the pies herself, and she also painted the landscape painting in the side room.
Willy takes his BBQ’ing very seriously. He and his family, including several of his kids, work hard to ensure a great dining experience. The only downside is that it seems to close on the early side, so be sure to call before you go.

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1  Thank Pattidad
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Reviewed April 13, 2012

The food was excellent. I usually try to stay away from the chain restaurants when I am on the road. I heard about this on the radio and spoke to some people in town who spoke very highly of it. I am very happy I ate here.

2  Thank Ira F
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Reviewed April 6, 2012

Unless you know the name, you would probably not even notice this small building. It has 10-12 small tables, always packed, always has good food. The have the best brisket ever. Ribs, beans and special potato salad are always a hit with our 3-year old son., who is a very picky eater. They have 4 different and yummy BBQ sauces, each with a special twist. Service is fast and accompanied by big smiles.

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1  Thank Efe08
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