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Bandana's Barbecue

308 S 44th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6700
+1 618-315-6550
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (43 reviews)
“garlic bread” (11 reviews)
“pork” (16 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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308 S 44th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6700
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family enjoys the great tastes of the best BBQ in the Midwest! We always have great food and great service too! Try the boiled peanuts and the KC BBQ Sauce.

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here traveling in from Michigan to Mississippi. The food was tasty with good portions. Lots of different barbecue sauces to try. Overall, it was a fine, reasonably priced meal. Our service was slow and the waitresses seemed to be always in quite...More

Thank Wolverine514
Reviewed 5 December 2017

The Memphis style barbecue was awesome and the barbecue sauces were all great. The sides were fantastic and the service was excellent. Just off the Interstate - a must if you like barbecue.

Thank changnma
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised with the great food and service. We were expecting run-of-the-mill BBQ, but this restaurant was great! They offer platters in a lunch and dinner size, and even though it was dinner, we ordered the lunch portion which was more than adequate....More

Thank Sally J
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Was ok barbecue but not great little dry for my liking Did have lots of sauces available to help Wait staff was friendly and able to describe there entrees

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This restaurant was quite close to the motel where I was staying so I thought I'd give it a try. I wasn't disappointed. The food was well-prepared and very tasty and the portions were large. If I happen to be in this area again I'll...More

Thank flyboy1946
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Group of 7 , one time 8 another ate dinner here..Ended up the last thing we did as no more time..If you have all day to eat good place to eat and talk and talk and talk..PORTIONS much smaller than before..counted 22 fries most smaller...More

Thank 2017art
Reviewed 3 October 2017

People said the BBQ it's better here and there, but for us it's just a BBQ place to eat. I order the ribs, were o.k. , husband has a sandwich , just a place to go if you are in the feeling of eating that......More

Thank Odile H
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Bandana's was right next to our hotel. Easy choice for lunch. Ribs were dry rubbed and excellent. Smokey flavor with 6 different sauces at the table just in case. I didn't use any. I also ordered smoked chicken wings. Large and meaty, again no need...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch with a gang of people from work. Food was excellent and service was too. They were very busy so it took a bit to get our food but we had a big group too. Never the less it was worth the...More

Thank J_Elkins18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 S 44th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6700
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-315-6550
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