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Billy Bob's BBQ

) #51 of 229 Restaurants in Poughkeepsie €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Barbecue
35 Fairmont Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2423
+1 845-471-7870
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“brisket” (19 reviews)
“baked beans” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
35 Fairmont Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2423
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Had lunch there recently. The service was great and the food excellent. Best Brisket and ribs, I had in Poughkeepsie. Their homemade sauces was top notch. Great sides.

Thank gomcclelland
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Waitress was pleasant. Service was good. Nachos were a disappointment. After having them in the past. Today they skimped on the portion and there was barely any chicken. The bottom half had nothing. No cheese salsa etc on the chips. Just bare chips. No bang...More

Thank Cathleen C
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

College hang out, relaxed atmosphere , can be noisy at time. Good and prompt service. Great food, reasonably priced. We order a whole rack with two sides, Onion rings delicious, and macaroni and cheese heavy on the cheese, yummy! The whole rack of ribs was...More

Thank cgalow
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The steak was nice well cooked but the parking is a problem during winter time they also need to give the option of preparing steaks without BBQ sauce some people don't like the source

Thank Fredrick A
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I, along with our toddler son, came here for an early dinner after visiting the local children's museum. We have visited Texas many times and always look forward to enjoying BBQ while there. The BBQ here was definitely on par with what...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Reading the other reviews, I had an expectation this would not be a quick lunch, and that was OK as my friend and I had some time. We arrived a little before noon on a Tuesday. Yes, there were only a few patrons in the...More

Thank stm5468
Reviewed 4 August 2016

In the summer my wife and I stop here almost every Friday night after an evening golf game around the corner at Vassar Golf Course. This is a great neighborhood bar that is jovial and loud as you would expect from a barbeque joint. The...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 4 August 2016

the chef is a CIA graduate but there is nothing above average at this restaurant. and on top of that, the food takes a long time, 40 minutes for an appetizer?! come on, thats ridiculous for a slow night.

Thank joe d
Reviewed 20 July 2016

we were seated fast. Food was a bit slow arriving but it was good. Too full to try any desserts even though they sounded good.

Thank dacranjel
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We love Billy Bob's. It is so hard to choose what to have because the menu has so many things we want to eat. The BBQ is wonderful! The brisket is my favorite. Tuesday is Wing Night, so we try to get there every Tuesday...More

Thank Noreen M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Fairmont Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2423
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-471-7870