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Old Sutphen's BBQ

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303 N Cedar St, Borger, TX 79007-4027
+1 806-273-6442
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Pima, AZ
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79 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old Sutphen's recently closed while merging the restaurant with the Lone Star. They just reopened and it was hard to find a place in the parking lot! Everyone in town was there. They have an interesting new concept; half of the restaurant is a serve-yourself buffet while the other half allows people to order off the menu. I think that... More 

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Grapevine,
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Okay we were in Borger for a football game saw the restaurant and wanted to try it. I guess if you don't mind waiting about 15 minutes to order then this is a place for you. Not busy at all and the wait staff is RUDE!!!

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Thank mklinge
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

It was terrible all the catfish that we got was still raw and slimy wasn't worth even walking in the door for

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Humble, Texas
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131 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

OH YUK! Disgusting food. How can you ruin a chicken thigh? cook it over a steel belt radial for a week. This is what it tastes like. Ribs seemed like they were boiled and then placed in sauce to absorb some flavor. I swear they microwave cooked the brisket, I have never seen a piece of me so destroyed. Totally... More 

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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Suthpens was a long time bbq pit style Borger institution. Sadly, not any more. The ribs are never consistent in their flavor or quality. Service is poor, slow and unfriendly. Seriously the best ribs in this town are found at United grocery store. Yep.......

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Thank Debbie R
Cove, Arkansas
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

The service was bad our waitress forgot about us a few times the Cole slaw was drownded in mayo and there was no flavor in their food. It is way too expensive for the poor service and food you get.

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Thank Shannon P
Balko, Oklahoma
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

We got the large sampler plate to go.Ask for a large ice water with it. We were charged $2.50 a piece for the water. Yip you got it folks $5.00 for WATER! Paid $16.99 for each meal and got ripped off for WATER. Have eaten here many time years ago but the food quality has definitely went down. Ribs were... More 

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Thank Ann P
Overland Park, Kansas
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159 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2014

This was a nice restaurant, just not for my tastes. The service was fantastic, almost toward too much attention. I like my food to be lightly cooked, crunchy vegetables and rare meat. We ordered a sampler platter and all of the meat was well done and the vegetables were fully cooked. For those who like their food prepared this way,... More 

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Thank Dan D
Shamrock, Texas
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265 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

We had to stop in based on the reputation of this great little BBQ place and must say we were not disappointed. It is definitely not a fancy place and could use some TLC in the décor but the food was everything we expected. Since it was our first time here, I had the sampler platter and I can recommend... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
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58 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

We grew up in Borger and there has never been a better BBQ place we have gone to. The family has owned and run this BBQ for over 60 years, maybe longer. It is worth a stop on your way through town. If you live there, you know how great it is.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 N Cedar St, Borger, TX 79007-4027
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Borger
  • Phone Number: +1 806-273-6442

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