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“best BBQ in the area”
Review of Armadillo Willy's

Armadillo Willy's
Ranked #17 of 449 Restaurants in San Mateo
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Good for: Business meetings, Bar Scene
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Good for: Business meetings, Bar Scene
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Lived in Texas and really had a hard time finding decent BBQ in the Bay Area. Armadillo Willy's was a welcome find. Really like all of their meats, especially the ribs. We order the family rib pack and usually get three meals for two from it. The only thing we pass on is the cornbread muffins as we find them a bit too dry but if you hit them with a little butter and honey they'll be fine.

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Good B B Q with lots of TV's to watch. Quick service, but only drawback is plates seem to be different at different times when you order (one time it has some condiments on it and other times not)

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Armadillo Willy's is a terrific neighborhood style establishment with great food and they are outstanding at giving back to the community.

Date of visit: February 2017
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Thank kristifred
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Simply THE BEST baby back ribs! Delicious! I also enjoyed the Caesar salad & sweet potato fries! Lots of additional side dishes! My husband had the BBQ beef ribs & our friends had pulled pork! All four of us left very happy! Aside from the delicious ribs & sides...they also have a nice selection of beers on tap! Try the 805! Excellent! ENJOY!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Judy H
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We go there weekly, half price burgers on Sat. but that is ending in Sept., ribs, brisket, great, you order then pick it up when ready at the counter, no tipping necessary, fast and good, can't beat it. They do have fresh vegetables on the side now, good fries and onion rings. Some times they have specials on beer with free glasses.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank micheletK8672TL
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