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Big Daddy's Bar B-Q & Banquet Hall

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107 Wickersham St, Fairbanks, AK 99701-4462
+1 907-452-2501
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Bahamas
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here because it had been featured on Diners Drive-ins and Dives. The BBQ was better than I expected for a restaurant outside of the typical "BBQ belt". We went on Tuesday which was $1 ribs, so everyone had ribs except for my son who had wings. He devoured the chicken wings. The ribs were good. The service was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the Pig Out Platter and the deep fried pickles. The restaurant was packed when we got there so we thought we'd be waiting quite a while but we were seated quite quickly and received all our food quite fast also. The deep fried pickles were a little too greasy and I figured it was because the fryer was... More 

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Thank Heidi v
Fairbanks, Alaska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tuesdays are dollar rib days...mmmm so good and just a dollar each! You cant much of a better deal than that! MMM smoky goodness!

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Thank Daniel L
Fairbanks, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, son, and I stopped for lunch after a hockey game. My son had a Bacon burger, which he loves, my husband a sandwich piled high with all kinds of meats, and I had the wings with the original sauce on the side. Everything was hot and delicious! The wings at Big Daddy's are definitely not out of a... More 

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Thank DeEtte66
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193 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch last Saturday and was glad that the food was just as great as it was during the weekend as it is during the weekday.

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Thank jfausmith
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Ate here for dinner and was not to impressed. Definitely not Southern bbq. My husband and I split the pig out meal, lots of food and plenty for two. I was not a fan of their sauce. It all had a bit more kick than what I prefer for my sweet sauces. Also they had pepper in everything. On the... More 

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Thank Rose T
Kissimmee, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

The barbecue was very good. I had the trio sliders. In particular, the brisket slider was excellent. It was every bit as good as Texas brisket. These people really do know how to do southern bbq.

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Thank Pat S
Fairbanks, Alaska
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63 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We were there for a private funeral reception. All the employees were very friendly and the service was great. All choices in the buffet were very well done.

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Thank Tom S
Anchor Point, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Love Big Daddy's, great BBQ for a reasonable price in the downtown area of Fairbanks Get the BBQ pork, delicious!

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Thank Saintguy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Seen this on Food Network, and as the food-geek I am, we just had to visit the most northern southern BBQ in America. And I promise you, I was NOT disapointed al all. Ordered a really big mixed bbq plate with all kinds of meat, mac'n cheese, three sauces, bread, fries... I tell you: it was like I've died and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Wickersham St, Fairbanks, AK 99701-4462
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Fairbanks
  • Phone Number: +1 907-452-2501

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