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City Barbeque

3758 Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065-9836
+1 614-224-8224
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“baked beans” (12 reviews)
“brisket” (24 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3758 Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065-9836
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love the beef tacos! A family favorite. While the place is really busy, the staff works hard to get the orders out.

Thank Carol K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second time here and not much has changed. The sandwiches we ordered we're good, as was the service. Just wish we'd gotta a different or no side. The fries were plentiful, but extremely greasy. Can't say that we'll return. Also, it was not very clean.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All BBQ I experience in the country is compared to whether it comes anywhere close to City Barbeque. To-date nothing has beat it...!

Thank Nathan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered City Barbeque for our combined graduation party yesterday and the crew at City Barbeque did an OUTSTANDING job for us. We had ordered 8 Party Packs which is a lot of food. The crew kept accurate track of the order, called to clarify...More

Thank Spartygirl87
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Love the food here. We get carry out regularly. They have all the standards: pulled pork, brisket, chicken, turkey, and great sides and corn bread.

1  Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

All and all a very good fast meal, that doesn’t feel like fast food. I had the pulled pork sandwich with the sweet sauce, it’s was very good. I also had the corn pudding and their cole slaw which I love and both are always...More

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 10 November 2017

City BBQ is consistent in the product of Smoke Pork and Beef Brisket. Prices are average for each pound.

Thank callahs
Reviewed 7 September 2017

City BBQ is excellent! The food is always fresh and always top notch. They have a great selection of sauces. I always go back to the original sauce. The Powell location is especially great as it has more seating than some others and is very...More

Thank Shane H
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Went to eat after the zoo...seems to be the thing to do...lol. Friend & I shared the Judge's sampler. Scoop of brisket, pork, half slab ribs & 1/4 chicken. All flavorful & tender. We chose fries & baked beans for sides. Took some ribs &...More

Thank AlohaAndi
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My family and I visited the Columbus Zoo and stopped to eat at City Barbeque. They have the best food and really sweet staff! Try the brisket with extra bark, sweet tea is amazing and you can buy it by the gallon. Banana pudding is...More

Thank 24jad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3758 Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065-9836
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Powell
  • Phone Number: +1 614-224-8224
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Fast-casual barbeque restaurant serving authentic comfort food. Serves award-winning BBQ, huge sandwiches, homemade sides, fresh salads, and incredible desserts. All meats—beef brisket, pulled pork, St. Louis–cut ribs, Amish chickens, turkey breast, and special-recipe sausage—are smoked on site, and all sides and desserts are made fresh daily in the restaurant. Caters thousands of events every year, of all sizes and styles: everything from formal weddings and backyard graduation parties to company picnics and family reunions. Great for lunch, dinner, dine-in, or carryout. Supports teammates and communities alike; prioritizes giving back to local charities and non-profits.
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