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Back Alley Blues & BBQ - CLOSED

116 S Elgin Ave, Tulsa, OK 74120-1817
+1 918-728-8300
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
8 Jan 2014
“Fun BBQ Joint”
10 Oct 2013
“Killer BBQ!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
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LOCATION
116 S Elgin Ave, Tulsa, OK 74120-1817
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 9 January 2014

This place first appears to be a tiny hole in the wall - but once you get in - it's quaint and has a fun, very casual atmosphere. We were in a large group and did have to wait for quite awhile to be seated...More

Thank coffeeNchocolate
Reviewed 10 October 2013

Great food, Huge portions (really think about sharing)! Great service and the couple of times I have been in there they have had good blues bands playing. It's a little loud by the stage but they also have a great patio where the tunes are...More

Thank Destiny J
Reviewed 21 August 2013

This place has an awesome setting in an old building in the blue-dome district in downtown Tulsa. The food is excellent. I'm rating it 4 stars out of 5 because they were out of several items on a Saturday evening at 7. Maybe if you...More

1  Thank KyleOnThePlane
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We have gone to Tulsa twice...and have eaten here BOTH times. My husband (meat and "taters" kind of guy) says it is the best BBQ he has ever eaten. The baked beans are amazing! The live music is wonderful. The place stays pretty busy and...More

Thank chirenoteacher
Reviewed 30 July 2013 via mobile

Really the saving grace for this restaurant during my visit was the waitress (I think her name was Christine or Christina). She was so nice and a delight. The food though (except the chicken), was pretty bland and not very impressive. The potato salad had...More

Thank Amerikki
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Went for a late lunch on Saturday. No one was at the stand so we weren't sure what to do and one of the chefs came in with some wood and said just seat ourselves. They weren't very busy then but I guess had been...More

Thank treinke
Reviewed 8 July 2013

I had the Mississippi Chicken Club....YUMMY!! Candied Bacon.....Fried Green Tomatoes.....Heaven! The only reason I gave the service a 4 star instead of 5 is due to my Bock being knocked over and it getting onto my clothes. Large portions, lots of menu choices....great smoked BBQ.

Thank Marilyn R
Reviewed 2 July 2013

My husband had been wanting to visit this place for awhile, so we decided to take my in-laws one Saturday afternoon. I was surprised it wasn't busier since it was around lunch time, but it's probably best that it wasn't. All of the waitresses were...More

Thank flygirlcourt
Reviewed 1 July 2013

Food was great! This is our second time back. Problem barefoot, dirty, drunks in the bar. I am not sure if they are hobos or want to be hippy's. But the last thing I want while I am eating is dirty barefoot drunks walking past...More

Thank smickle
Reviewed 23 June 2013

The brisket was dry and a bit over-cooked, but the serving was large, I couldn't eat it all. Baked beans were wonderful! The service was pretty bad, actually. We were a group of 10, and they couldn't get the drinks right, especially the tea. People...More

Thank RLD01007
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 S Elgin Ave, Tulsa, OK 74120-1817
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Tulsa
  • Phone Number: +1 918-728-8300
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