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Dickey's Barbecue Pit

222 W 42nd St, Kearney, NE 68845-8500
+1 308-234-4696
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good23%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
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“waffle fries” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
222 W 42nd St, Kearney, NE 68845-8500
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We eat here a lot on Sundays after church and various other times. We have never once been disappointed in service or in food quality. Owner and staff have been efficient and accommodating, especially with my wife needing to be gluten free. We especially like...More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Ordered online. Got a caesar salad and half rack of ribs. Very short wait, ribs were tender and tasty.

Thank Curt R
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I eat here every now and then, and it's always ok. It's never been bad, so it's got that going for it. But it's never been anywhere near mind-blowing awesome bbq. You don't get that savory smoky flavor in any of the meats. Sometimes you...More

Thank Jesse M
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Dark like a dungeon hole in the ground atmosphere. Overpriced tasteless food no BBQ sauce at table only great value brand ketchup. Can't express enough how tasteless & overpriced this BBQ place is. Will not recommend &will not eat at Dickey's BBQ again. Far from...More

Thank Annie S
Reviewed 3 November 2015

The food and service is by far the best in the Kearney area. We have been to every place that says they serve Barbecue and this place really has the rest beat.

Thank Goodeats57
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Really good food. The giant potato topped with brisket and cheese is my favorite! and kids eat free on Sundays which is awesome!!

Thank ashnoelle
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Was excited to get a Dickeys until we ate there for lunch and it cost about 16.00 per person. I think over priced and just average in taste for a bbq place. If you want better BBQ go to Skeeter Barnes or Luke and Jakes...More

Thank kycgeek
Reviewed 19 March 2015

The food at Dickey's is reliable, good, BBQ. It is a chain, so it does meet a corporate standard but it doesn't have the charm of a small town BBQ joint. It is clean and neat. Food is served in a reasonable amount of time....More

Thank Neb688
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

The food is always great! Nice and hot, always fresh. wonderful atmosphere great people. All around spectacular place to take your family, worth every dime.

Thank Tiffany M
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Fast service, good, hot food, servings were a little small, but overall - great. Liked being able to fix our own drinks and the ice cream treat at the end of the meal was a fun way to end our dining experience.

Thank crafter123
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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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
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 W 42nd St, Kearney, NE 68845-8500
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Kearney
  • Phone Number: +1 308-234-4696
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