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R & L Home of Good Barbeque

1816 E Yesler Way, Seattle, WA 98122-5748
+1 206-322-0271
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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23 Jun 2015
“Best BBQ in Seattle”
7 Jan 2014
“Yummy treats for our New Year's Eve and spunky proprietress, too”
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1816 E Yesler Way, Seattle, WA 98122-5748
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Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

It's been around for over 50 years. Great charm and cultural relevance inside coupled with amazing food. This place is my new go to...

1  Thank Claude H
Reviewed 7 January 2014

In my opinion one needs to look south of downtown Seattle to find the best barbeque. Where BBQ is everything and not just an item on a longer menu, then you know it's been perfected! R&L is just that kind of place and we found...More

1  Thank Zipster16
Reviewed 2 September 2011

If you want traditional soul food like barbecue ribs and sweet potato pie then this is the place. The food is fantastic and it's also very good value for money. My girlfriend and I shared a pound of ribs, coleslaw, potato salad and a piece...More

1  Thank Charger265
Reviewed 5 June 2011

I am 70 years of age and I have been a customer of R & L Home of Good Barbeque since I was 13 years old, whether I lived in Seattle, Bellevue, Edmonds or Mill Creek! I was attending Washington Junior High School at the...More

1  Thank EDDIE9663
Reviewed 27 December 2008

I started going to Home of Good Barbeque over 20 years ago. You go to Home of Good for the food; not the atmosphere. My menu favorites are the rib tips, greens and sweet potato pie. I try barbeque every where I go and measure...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2008

Been coming to this little establishment for the past 20 some years. Food is just as good as the first day I came. Whenever I'm in the neighboorhood I stop in for my rib sandwich. Even my Grandparents were delighted with their food the time...More

1  Thank CKsmiles
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Reviewed 4 August 2008

ribs. yeah. and soda from the vending machine. hell yeah.

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Reviewed 19 January 2007

Way up the hill from Pioneer Square on Yesler Way where the neighborhood doesn't have the shi-shi feel of so much of today's Seattle, if you watch carefully, the red neon glow tells you you've found "R & L Home of Good Barbecue." And that's...More

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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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  • Address: 1816 E Yesler Way, Seattle, WA 98122-5748
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-322-0271
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