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Big Daddy's Bar B-Q & Banquet Hall

107 Wickersham St, Fairbanks, AK 99701-4462
+1 907-452-2501
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (90 reviews)
“southern bbq” (32 reviews)
“burnt ends” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
107 Wickersham St, Fairbanks, AK 99701-4462
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Reviewed yesterday

We had lunch here on a Tuesday, highly recommended by our tour director. We were not disappointed. We ordered half a dozen ribs ($1.25 ea), the burnt ends, nachos and a salad. Everything was hot and delicious! Our server, Honey, was very friendly and efficient....More

Thank kgm0612
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited for lunch on a hot summer day (82 degrees in Fairbanks AK). The Barbeque was good and so was the service. Our waitress was prompt, attentive, and helpful. Given the heat of the day and the lack of A/C, the restaurant was a little...More

Thank RAutry
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant while in Fairbanks on vacation. Hubby and I split a beef brisket sandwich. It was served on a Kaiser roll and there were about 4 different sauces on the table to use. I mixed 2 that were not too spicy. One had...More

Thank Darlene W
Reviewed 4 days ago

We heard about Big Daddy's Bar-B-Q on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives, so we thought that we would give it a try. We were not disappointed. After our Princess cruise, my wife and I were ready for some good American Barbeque. We shared the beef brisket...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe they were having an off day, but we'd heard great things about this place and it just didn't live up to that. To be fair they were busy but we really waited a long time after placing our order to receive our food. And...More

Thank LondonTraveller67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The sausage sandwich is pretty good. My wife had the ribs, not much flavor. I would not order the greens again, did not like the flavor. Potato salad was ok. Some members of the wait staff could use some retraining in customer service.

Thank Cousin_Eddie_Johnson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having eaten at Diner, Drive In and Dive rated eateries before, i am not always in agreement with the quality of the food but this Bar B Q joint is beyond good. Huge portions of well prepared foods that you will want to savor are...More

Thank Brinkely47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Southern barbecue is my favorite, and Big Daddy's did not disappoint. The portions were generous and the food was outstanding. Some of the prices can seem high, especially to tourists, but this is Fairbanks. We watched a football game on one of the many televisions,...More

Thank Alaska_Gator_Girl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were referred here by the "Wolf man" who was giving a presentation on wolves at the Westmark Hotel. The food was good. Unfortunately the restaurant was out of wings so that was disappointing. If you have a normal appetite and have nowhere to take...More

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great BBQ restaurant with an extensive menu and lots to look at on the walls. Also has a nice bar. Popular with locals as well as tourists.

Thank drivergirl907
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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