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Brooks' House of BBQ

5560 State Highway 7, Oneonta, NY 13820-3699
+1 607-432-1782
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“bbq chicken” (76 reviews)
“ribs” (168 reviews)
“pulled pork” (55 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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5560 State Highway 7, Oneonta, NY 13820-3699
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was there for the first time with my wife and two kids. Maybe we were there on an off night but the ribs and chicken were very dry. The best part of our meal was the bread. Salad bar was a big letdown. Even our...More

1  Thank FatherOfTwins40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow was I surprised - was not thinking that I would find great BBQ in upstate New York -Boy was I wrong - great food - great prices - highly recommended!

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OMG such delicious bbq. I graduated suny oneonta in 80's and I loved this place then and now it is still great! It's sort of funny to find this great bbq in Oneonta but here it is and you won't be sorry.

Thank kristina m
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We have eaten here many times. The chicken is always the star of the show. The food is very good as is the service.

Thank Georgia B
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We enjoyed our dinner at Brooks the night after Thanksgiving. A couple of us had the BBQed chicken and another one had ribs. All of our food was good and service was good too. The place was pretty busy and we had to wait in...More

Thank TomFromBellaire
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Aa group of us visited Brooks Saturday night. We arrived about 5:30 and had to wait about 40 minutes to be seated. It was worth every minute! Our friends had been there, but 2 of us were first-timers and loved it! The chicken melted in...More

Thank Bonnie W
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I was lucky enough to be traveling home from a conference along I-88 at dinner time so I had to stop at Brooks. There was a bit of a line, being a Saturday at dinner time. I was seated in probably about 20 minutes. The...More

Thank jtdriver
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We were in town visiting some nearby colleges with our son. We had driven by Brooks in our travels, and decided to have dinner there. The ribs and pulled pork were delicious. However, they couldn't compare to the chicken. It was delicious. It had a...More

Thank Maria K
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This is a must stop if you like BBQ. This is a destination for anyone who enjoys a good barbecue. Brooks travels far and wide to do one day BBQ, so if you are anywhere near Oneonta make a stop for fresh taste of this...More

Thank San F
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The food was good, good price, no alcohol though. There was a long line, but it went very fast. Good place to bring the entire family.

Thank quist1958
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Richard L
11 July 2017|
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Response from Randy Jay W | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen a difference in the barbecue chicken. However, this time I ordered the ribs and they did seem different not as fall-off-the-bone tasty as they used to be.
Kelly F
29 March 2017|
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Response from Ryan_Brooks | Property representative |
Hello. We have not have a liquor license since 1951. I do thank you for the inquiry. All the best,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, 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 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5560 State Highway 7, Oneonta, NY 13820-3699
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Oneonta
  • Phone Number: +1 607-432-1782
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