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Big Ben's BBQ Station

2817 The Loop, Carthage, MO 64836-3617
+1 417-237-0752
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burnt ends” (11 reviews)
“brisket” (7 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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LOCATION
2817 The Loop, Carthage, MO 64836-3617
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I went here with my wife and son while in town for a baseball tournament. I ordered the BBQ nachos which were pretty good. My wife ordered pulled pork which was also good but cold for some reason. The service was very nice and friendly....More

Thank David D
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

I loved the burnt ends/ all of their bbq is GF- yeah! I had the lg. sandwich size w/ no bun & cole slaw- perfect for me. (Dinner size is 1/2 pound!) My husband had dinner size brisket w/ onion rings & bbq spaghetti -...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We stopped for lunch at Big Ben's. We had eaten here when it was located in Pittsburg, KS, a few years ago. The inside of the restaurant is spacious and inviting, and has interesting decor. The loaded baked potato is actually big enough for 2...More

Thank FredsVaughn
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Just perfect on a road trip to Arkansas! What we were looking for-something local. WONDERFUL BURNT END sandwich on a good bun with kosher dill strips and good coleslaw. I wish I had one of the sandwiches right now! I wish they had a local...More

Thank Honeyqueen2
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped when we say it off of Hyw 71 and thought we would give it a try. We had the three meat dinner which included brisket ,pulled pork and ribs. All were very good but the brisket was the best. Sides of cole slaw...More

Thank cer718
Reviewed 5 February 2018

My wife and I stopped here while driving through Missouri and marked this as a place to stop if we’re ever in the area again. Casual simple and a great place for BBQ with a very fair price for the quality of the food.

Thank jdharper2016
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

If you like a good bbq place stop in here! They have great burnt ends, excellent brisket, and pretty tasty pulled pork. Portions are decent sized and the price reflects the quality and quantity.

Thank MissouriGirl648
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Large portions. Quick service. Amazing smoked chicken. Variety of BBQ choices, including sweet, mild, and hot. Personally, their smoked chicken is always my go to choice!

Thank SRW99
Reviewed 6 October 2017

You just can’t go wrong here. I always enjoy the burnt ends and pieces dinner with baked potato and bbq beans. All very flavorful and fresh. My wife had a stuffed baked potato with pork. This was very good also. A go to BBQ place.

Thank Grandlk
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We got a full rack of ribs knowing leftovers would go home with us. They are to die for! I used the sweet sauce, hubby used the mild. Neither were a wrong choice.

Thank southernlady5464
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2817 The Loop, Carthage, MO 64836-3617
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Carthage
  • Phone Number: +1 417-237-0752
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