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Wolf's Bar-B-Q Restaurants

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6600 N 1st Ave, Evansville, IN 47710
+1 812-424-8891
11:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Evansville, Indiana
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we have been going to Wolfs for over 40 years. local owners, very clean as always, family friendly good menu & buffet available. good wait staff. go & enjoy

Thank lambo320
Evansville, Indiana
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

I headr all these good things and then am disappointed. I ordered barbecue chicken off the bone from the menu. It was full of chopped up bones so had to be careful. The "baked beans" I would call pork and beans maybe from a can. Two of our party would not eat them and two that I know did complained... More 

Thank davidpH4110CT
Ryan W, General Manager at Wolf's Bar-B-Q Restaurants, responded to this review

David, I'm really sorry to hear your experience was disappointing! We pride ourselves on our food and service. Finding bones in your pulled chicken is unacceptable! Our staff are trained that if there is ever any sense of a problem, they are to inform a manager and that manager is to see that it is resolved. We want happy guests!... More 

Nashua, New Hampshire
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

They provided EVERYTHING - even toothpicks! Food was delicious and MORE than enough; gave away lots.

Thank Scott B
Knoxville, TN
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I returned to my 'home town' for a class reunion and was able to go back to Wolf's. The barbecue is just as good as I remember it and now they have a buffet where you can get barbecued pork, and chicken, catfish fiddlers (a small catfish) and gobs of veggies. The food was as good as I remembered it,... More 

Thank tntvlr525
Evansville, Indiana
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255 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

This restaurant has been around for many years. In recent years I believe the food has become better and more consistent. There was a period of time a few years ago when I thought the restaurant would not survive because it was not providing good consistent food. That has completely changed and it is very good now. They have a... More 

2 Thank dcetraveling
Owensville, Indiana
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283 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Love this buffet. All you'd want! Bbq choices, chicken, and catfish plus their famous sides of slaw and vegetables. Love that the seating is not so close together.

1 Thank Denise D
Canton, PA
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267 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I haven't eaten here in 32 years and I knew I had to come here. I was in town to bury a family member and as soon as I was done I came here. Place is bigger than when I was last here but the food is just as good. HUGE portions, I got the deluxe platter and as soon... More 

1 Thank Tjf4569
Las Vegas
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85 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Most of the clientele comes here for the friendliness and reliability. It's roomy, and a lot of the customers appear to know one another. The food is just OK. I wouldn't make a special trip for the cuisine. But it's not bad enough to discourage me from coming to meet friends or family. The customer demographic here is old and... More 

Thank Megahaole
Evansville, Indiana
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

The Mother's Day buffet was super good. Besides the BBQ ribs & chicken that were very yummy, they also had another buffet table with all kinds of appetizers, fruits etc. It was all very delicious. Some at the table also had the pulled pork & said it was fantastic. We ate until we ready to bust at the seams. The... More 

Thank Donald M
Evansville, Indiana
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92 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Great bbq buffet!!! Catfish ribs mashed potatoes Mac and cheese! We also tried the homemade chocolate and lemon meringue pies! Yum!

Thank EvansvilleEmpress

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6600 N 1st Ave, Evansville, IN 47710
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Evansville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-424-8891

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?