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Dexter Bar-B-Que

1411 W Business US Highway 60, Dexter, MO 63841-2834
+1 573-624-8561
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (6 reviews)
“baked beans” (4 reviews)
“rib dinner” (3 reviews)
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1411 W Business US Highway 60, Dexter, MO 63841-2834
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The business operates with patrons ordering from the counter, then the meal is delivered to your table. The atmosphere is that of a fast food restaurant as well as noisy. I would say the brisket meal I had included average smoked brisket and sides all...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Often rural restaurants have a major flaw. Not this one. This one is clean, nice selection of sauces conveniently on each table, and good meat dishes with pulled pork excellent. And the fact they were busy in late afternoon is a good sign and they...More

Thank smallkansasgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw this place rated on the internet and it had many good reviews, so we decided to give it a try. I ordered ribs with beans and fries. The beans were good, and the fries were fine, but to me the biggest disappointment were...More

Thank czgator
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Very good bbq and friendly staff. Also have good half chicken on Wednesday only very good. If you dine in you get free soft serve ice cream.

Thank anonymous1535
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch while traveling through the area and we were NOT disappointed. We told the gentleman who took our order that we hadn't been there before and he was so nice in guiding us with suggestions and help. He let us sample...More

Thank eleshiak
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We love Dexter Bar-B-Que! The smell, the clean environment... AND the owners LOVE dogs and cats! We are a dog rescue and recently owner Bruce and and employee helped our little dog rescue, the Bollinger County Stray Project, by helping haul a large food donation...More

Thank Marilyn O
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely the best family restaurant experience you could ask for! The food is fantastic and the ice cream is free!

Thank D7519SYdavidc
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

On the way home from a family visit we stopped in Poplar Bluff, MO, to try out the bar-b-que. Dexter's looked good on the recommendations. It was early afternoon, so they weren't very busy. Orders are placed at the counter at the entrance. The menu...More

Thank johnsonfamily430
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Our friends from Sanibel, who live in the St.Louis area recommended it. We were driving thru on our way to Sanibel and got to go meals for our hotel stop. The bar none AAA best dry rub ribs I have ever had in my life....More

Thank GunnyS2862
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We absolutely LOVE the Bar-B-Q at Dexter Bar-B-Q. Atmosphere is friendly, soft serve ice cream is a treat, and the food is great! I can't imagine eating better bbq anywhere. Price is very reasonable and portion size is just right. We plan to come back...More

Thank Ronda W
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20 September 2017|
Response from Butterflydays | Reviewed this property |
I sincerely doubt that they will be open on Thanksgiving Day. The phone number is (573) 624-8810. They seem to be a family type restaurant, so they most likely will be closed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1411 W Business US Highway 60, Dexter, MO 63841-2834
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Dexter
  • Phone Number: +1 573-624-8561
  • E-mail
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