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“The House of Q was a pleasant surprise”
Review of The House of Q - CLOSED

The House of Q
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
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Reviewed May 28, 2014

This was our first visit to the House of Q and we were pleasantly surprised. You place your order at the counter and find a table to sit down - you do not have a waitress. The atmosphere is just ok but the food makes up for their casual style. We ordered the chicken and ribs. We chose the baked beans and fried okra as side dishes. Everything tasted terrific. The food was a fair value and we will probably go again.

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Thank gobraves2233
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Reviewed April 12, 2014

Owners are great and very friendly. Food is terrific. Nice value, excellent choice of sauces. Ribs and sandwiches are very good.

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Reviewed March 6, 2014

The brisket was amazing. The sides we got (fried pickles and mac and cheese balls) probably would have been really good, but they tasted like they were fried in old oil. I really liked all of their bbq sauce options. The staff was very friendly and very helpful. We also got our food quickly, and it was very reasonably priced . I will definitely be going back.

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Thank Jamie A
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Reviewed March 4, 2014

The place isn't much to look at, but you will feel welcome, have great BBQ, and if you don't go away full with change in your pocket I would be surprised. Great food Great value

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Thank hobbsbuh1
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Reviewed February 10, 2014

We used to love The House of Q but had a terrible experience the last time we went. I was with a group of 8 people and understand it can be difficult to get the timing right when it comes to bringing food out. 4 of us received our food right away and the other 4 ended up waiting approximately 10 minutes. That felt a little awkward.
They have a sandwich called Heaven on a Bun. This sandwich includes a variety of meat. It used to be heaven, but now, not so much. (not quite hell, but definitely not heaven) 3 of us ordered it and when our meals arrived, all 3 of us commented that one of the meats looked like hockey pucks. We brought this to the attention of the owner, who is very nice, but his comment was, "They all are like that tonight." Hmmmm, That may be true but it doesn't make it right. No one could eat that hard and dried out piece of meat.
Someone else in my group had the pulled pork. It was the dry crusty edge meat that seemed to be scraped from the side of the pan.
They were out of baked beans which just isn't right when it comes to a BBQ place.
The sweet potato fries were good.
We used to eat here once a month or so. I can honestly say I do not care to go back.

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Thank IowaLakeGirl78
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