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“Good Homemade Food and Bar-B-Q”
Review of Rodeo City Bar-B-Q

Rodeo City Bar-B-Q
Ranked #15 of 109 Restaurants in Ellensburg
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $20
Cuisines: Barbecue, Steakhouse
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Salt Lake City, Utah
Level 6 Contributor
119 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“Good Homemade Food and Bar-B-Q”
Reviewed August 17, 2009

We were pleasantly surprised by the Rodeo City Bar-B-Q. The location is central to Ellensburg and is rustic, but the food is really good.

They offer a variety of Bar-B-Q smoked items including sausages, chicken, beef and pork. All are offered with cornbread and some tasty side options. The portions are adequate and the prices fair.

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English first
Mount Vernon, WA
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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“Finger Lickin Good”
Reviewed July 3, 2008

My boyfriend attended CWU and this was our favorite restaurant. It has some of the best BBQ we've ever had. We always got the beef ribs or the pork ribs with our favorite sides....a choice of two along with a roll or cornbread. The meat is fall of the bone delicious, so tender, beautiful smoke on the meat and the sauce is perfect....a traditional tomatoe based sauce, a little sweet and spicy. The meat is just so good and the portions are great. Our favorite sides are the baked potatoes, comes with a compound butter of bacon bits and chives, along with cottage cheese. Now how often do you see that on the menu, cold and sprinkled with paprika a great side dish. The corn muffins are to die for as well....chock full of corn kernels, sweet with a slight bite from the corn meal....lots of great food there and of course the pop served in a boot shaped glass....must try this restaurant if you're passing through Ellensburg on the way to the east side....on the main strip just past the fast food....well worth it!

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Washington
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“Pretty Darn good BBQ for being in a small town”
Reviewed May 26, 2008

Really great BBQ. It is a little on the expensive side, but can't mind paying a little more for good BBQ. Have been to other places that say they have great BBQ (including in texas) and Rodeo City is the Best.

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