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Fire Water BBQ

440 E Roosevelt Rd, Lombard, IL 60148-4630
+1 630-317-7978
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rib tips” (6 reviews)
“cornbread” (4 reviews)
“pulled pork” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
440 E Roosevelt Rd, Lombard, IL 60148-4630
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Outstanding. First the pulled pork sandwhich. The pork was melt in your mouth . Never had better and we've had a lot. The bun was outstanding as well. Next was the brisket. It too was delish. Juicy and nice flavor. Third was slab of ribs....More

Thank 734marsh2012
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I ordered the large pulled pork sandwich and it was great. The variety of BBQ sauces was also great to have. However, the cornbread and the fries were not very good. The cornbread was almost tasteless and the fries were so overbearing with herbs, spices,...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We stopped in for lunch. Smallish dining area. Self serve drinks, they offer many beers. We had the ribs and a pulled pork sandwich. They give you two sides. Tried the onion rings, beans, cole slaw, fried pickles, (excellent with the white Carolina sauce!!) beans,...More

Thank Thomas_H181
Reviewed 5 April 2017

My husband use to be a vegetarian for 10 years. A year ago he decided to eat meat. And I'm pretty sure its because of BBQ. So this was one of our many stops. The food is great. We of course did a mini buffet...More

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I had rib tips not tender. Fries were good but we felt like once we got our meals...we were expected to leave...place is stark. Pulled pork was just ok. Probably won't go back. Steamboat was better.

Thank Ed V
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I've visited this restaurant several times and excellent every visit. I usually have the brisket and sausage. Fried pickles are great. Good choice of sauces to choose from. Just wish it was open later!

Thank alex n
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely nothing bad to say. Very reasonable prices and a wide menu. They do offer beer but not wine.

Thank Tiffany T
Reviewed 19 September 2016

A friend and I had lunch here on a recommendation and we were delighted! This place is small and in a strip mall along Roosevelt Road and can be easily missed, and they have terrific barbeque. We ordered and paid at the counter and our...More

Thank crysn2014
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This is a nice little place that can easily be overlooked. I came here with a friend on a recommendation and was pleasantly surprised. We ordered and paid at the counter and our food was brought to our table. Soft drinks, eating utensils and condiments...More

Thank crysn2014
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I had the Brisket and beans and coleslaw all were excellent. With a lot of restaurants the sides are an after thought. Not at firewater. The beans were infused with a nice smoke flavor and they were savory and sweet. A bonus was the fact...More

Thank Dan S
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Marie R
12 May 2017|
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You could do it. I'm here now and you use about 80% of the seating...but it could work.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 E Roosevelt Rd, Lombard, IL 60148-4630
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Lombard
  • Phone Number: +1 630-317-7978
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