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City Barbeque

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3758 Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065-9836
+1 614-224-8224
10:30 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Chillicothe, Ohio
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We got a variety of things; from ribs to pulled chicken. I got the pulled chicken and brisket for the first time. Both were delicious! I used both the mustard BBQ sauce and original and what a yummy combination. Both of my boys got ribs and said that they were really good.

Thank gailgames
Columbus, Ohio
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for some good BBQ, then you'll find it here. It's comfort food that seems to know just what I'm craving. The kids love the banana pudding for dessert. It would be nice if we didn't have to clean up after ourselves. There seems to be a lot of dividing and separating that is a pain and I... More 

Thank Lisa R
Powell, Ohio
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We love the smoked brisket, turkey and pork at City BBQ!! Their sauces are great too. Very inexpensive and large portions!

Thank tdhusker
Elmira, New York
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51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Seating is insane but once you get a table and can enjoy your bbq it's very good. The Husband and I got the 2 meat meal for $14 plus you can add 2 sides for $4. If we had known the fries were shareable we would of gotten one fry and something else. Nonetheless the greens are good, cornbread was... More 

Thank happyfamilytraveling
Powell, Ohio
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Overall the food is OK, no standouts. Ribs were a little dry, bbq sauce very good. Good choices of sides, very good baked beans, OK corn souffle.

Thank Mike_Harriet
St. Louis
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69 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Seven for dinner. We all enjoyed the meaty ribs, pulled pork, and chicken. (even the kids loved the ribs) Great sides too. City BBQ locations are one of our favorites.

Thank 8BALLSt_Louis
Columbus, Ohio
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I go about twice a year because there aren't many BBQ options around, and am always a little unfulfilled. Most recent visit, ribs were meaty and tender, but sausage and brisket seemed ordinary to me. On sides, green beans and gumbo were both good, but quite small for the price. Baked beans a notch below the others but certainly not... More 

Thank William N
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333 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I have been to many barbecue restaurants all over the country, including the Carolinas and Texas - this is among the very best! The choices are many and the quality is great. I loved my brisket and Turkey breast combo plate with okra and slaw. My family all enjoyed their orders. The servings were sumptuous! You order at the counter... More 

Thank David J
Uniontown, Ohio
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257 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

They arrived later than anticipated per the host. Food was very good. Pork and chicken with different sauces. Sides were great also. Host made the salad or munchies beforehand. Desert was provided by a bakery.

Thank DavidB19922014
Fullerton, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Absolutely Premium BBQ! We ordered 1.5 lbs. of slow smoked brisket and 1.5 lbs of slow smoked pulled pork, 32 ounces of baked beans with pork a 12 pack of fresh rolls to go and they through in all the plates napkins and plastic forks knives and spoons PLUS three different 16 ounce tubs of BBQ sauces. We got Mustard,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3758 Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065-9836
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Powell
  • Phone Number: +1 614-224-8224
The idea for City Barbeque was born as an invitation to all the people in the city to enjoy great barbeque- America's food.

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