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Old Southern Bbq Smokehouseb - Hayward

15768 US Hwy 63, Hayward, WI 54843
+1 715-558-7488
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“southern bbq” (25 reviews)
“brisket” (66 reviews)
“beans” (26 reviews)
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15768 US Hwy 63, Hayward, WI 54843
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We saw this place on TripAdvisor and Google. It will not disappoint! Great flavor on everything we tried. I only knocked off a star due to the fact that our ribs were pretty fatty. As a side note the food pic i posted cost us...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank F5456RBvanessac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really disappointed overpriced for what you get I ordered the brisket it was more like a sample than a dinner We will not return

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Garry S
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We LOVED Famous Dave’s restaurants, especially the beautiful, original one in Hayward, WI. We understand that one burned down, but we were quite happy to learn that a newer one had been added to downtown Hayward. We had high expectations as we’ve enjoyed his restaurants...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lambodog
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We spent the afternoon at Copper Falls - it was a chilly 34 degrees and windy. All we could think of is that it was perfect weather for chili. We googled places in Hayward and this is the only place that had it. Oh my...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hilde B
Reviewed 7 October 2018

My wife and I had been wanting to visit Old Southern for quite some time and were ecstatic when we finally got there. We arrived early afternoon and there was only another small group there. We both ordered some combo that came with brisket, pulled...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Montyd72
Reviewed 19 September 2018

So this is famous Dave's new venture after he sold Famous Daves year ago and the original restaurant he owed burned down and did not reopen. Old southern BBQ has good food, when they dont run out. The atmosphere is poor; you order at a...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank schultzed94
Reviewed 31 August 2018

food was good, we got takeout on a Saturday night. ordered a combo with brisket, ribs, and pulled pork. ribs were tender, pulled pork was very good, brisket was a lttle dry, but we liked the rub. would have liked some more sauce options at...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Daveptaz
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It's a shame Dave did not rebuild the classic on Round Lake, but this is a decent substitute. There isn't much atmosphere but the BBQ is tasty and the prices good.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BS1694
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Neat decor. Not loud, easy to carry on conversation. Chicken was moist. The TACO is the best hidden secret in Hayward. The brisket is good, have them uct off the fat cap and it will be better. The ribs can be ok sometimes and great,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Janet H
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick meal on a road trip. We had two orders of ribs and one brisket. The brisket and one order of ribs were so delicious! Just amazing. But the other order of ribs was super charred and dried out.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank legalese
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15768 US Hwy 63, Hayward, WI 54843
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: +1 715-558-7488
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Old Southern BBQ offers your backyard BBQ favorites with the convenience of quick-serve, so you can walk-in and enjoy your 'Que with us or to-go! Grab a quick lunch! No waiting for a table or reservations. Slow-smoked meats as well as made-from scratch sides and build-your-own BBQ Bowls, BBQ tacos, and BBQ sandwiches available daily! From our Smoker to your table - everything is smoked fresh daily! Need Catering?...We're the All-American BBQ Party Specialists!
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