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Billy Bob's BBQ

35 Fairmont Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2423
+1 845-471-7870
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“brisket” (20 reviews)
“baked beans” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
35 Fairmont Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2423
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Big portions, yummy food, close to southern bbq, waitstaff was attentive. Sweet potato fries and chicky mac attack very good and flavorful.

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

The huge Nacho plate was delicious. But after that it all went downhill from there . We waited over an hour for our food to arrive . I don't know why. When we walked in it wasn't busy. We only had 5 people at our...More

Thank Wilson977
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Before I begin, I just want to be clear, I'm not a BBQ connoisseur. For some odd reason, when it comes to BBQ, people seem to judge harshly as if everyone is a BBQ professional. Sorry, just a regular guy with regular taste buds. I've...More

Thank Jeffrey_M_K
Reviewed 10 December 2017

BBQ is the feature here, of course, and is not to be missed. Great casual dining, with quick, attentive service, and large portions. My brisket sandwich was overflowing with tender brisket, so much so that I had to set aside half of it for a...More

Thank mr_dendrocacalia
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We have gone to Billy Bob's since they opened. This is a great pub with very good appetizers, sandwiches and much more. It is right next to Vassar College and has been a pub for as long as I can remember. The Fat Bob's Rueben...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We went for a Fathers Day late lunch, early dinner. I'll go down the list. Decor = average B-B-Q joint. Service = mixed, Table service great but one dinner (1/2 Chicken) came out a full15 minutes after the rest. Food = mostly very good, black&white...More

Thank campiflo
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Had lunch there recently. The service was great and the food excellent. Best Brisket and ribs, I had in Poughkeepsie. Their homemade sauces was top notch. Great sides.

Thank gomcclelland
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Waitress was pleasant. Service was good. Nachos were a disappointment. After having them in the past. Today they skimped on the portion and there was barely any chicken. The bottom half had nothing. No cheese salsa etc on the chips. Just bare chips. No bang...More

Thank Cathleen C
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

College hang out, relaxed atmosphere , can be noisy at time. Good and prompt service. Great food, reasonably priced. We order a whole rack with two sides, Onion rings delicious, and macaroni and cheese heavy on the cheese, yummy! The whole rack of ribs was...More

Thank cgalow
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The steak was nice well cooked but the parking is a problem during winter time they also need to give the option of preparing steaks without BBQ sauce some people don't like the source

Thank Fredrick A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Fairmont Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2423
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
  • Phone Number: +1 845-471-7870
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