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Dillon's KC BBQ Thunderbird

) #4 of 229 Restaurants in Peoria $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
8706 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381-4814
+1 623-979-5353
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (39 reviews)
“ribs” (37 reviews)
“burnt ends” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8706 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381-4814
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the best places to enjoy your favorite BBQ. Good prices, super service, large portions. They even accomidate those who do not eat red or "the other white meat". Always leave satisfied!

Thank santaron
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seriously. Ask to be seated by the back windows. They have two giant tortoises and a few rabbits you can watch. As for the food, I loved it. I had the burnt ends. My boyfriend got a combo and wasn't as impressed, particularly with the...More

Thank NicoleK945
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been here a few times and found it to be quite satisfactory. They specialize in barbeque and homestyle cooking. It's usually fairly crowded so either call for a reservation or be willing to wait.

Thank JJS1959
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been fans of Dillons for a long time, very few places can be as consistent as Dillon's (especially BBQ). Great bar and happy hour, often with live music. The brisket is always a hit, but IMHO the turkey is an absolute must (even...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I love bbq and we really enjoyed their brisket, burnt ends and ribs. We would definitely be returning. Also, our waiter Timothy was awesome. He was very attentive. Great job Timothy!

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Heard it was the place to go for ribs, and it was. Noce service folks. Good onion rings too, as long as they cook them well.

Thank azgolfguy4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok full disclosure, I'm not a huge BBQ fan. But... the food at Dillon's is very very good and it really tastes homemade. Big plates for big appetites and we always have leftover food the next day. Service has always been good. They have a...More

Thank KaceyJack
DillonsKCBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ Thunderbird, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi KaceyJack, Thank you for such an awesome review! Glad to hear that you that enjoyed your visit with us. Hope to see you again very soon! Till next time, Kylie L.

Reviewed 15 July 2017

What isn't there to say about how good their food is? The brisket, chicken, ribs and pulled pork are TO DIE FOR! For years my family has frequented Dillon's and for years we have left if not perfectly satisfied, perfectly satisfied with the best kind...More

Thank Dominick V
DillonsKCBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ Thunderbird, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Dominick, Thank you or taking the time to write a review. You are correct, our food is to die for! We're appreciate your loyalty to Dillon's over the years. Hope to see you again soon. Take care, Kylie L.

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Went to Dillon's with my in laws for dinner, we ordered there onion rings as an appetizer my wife said there were the best she ever had.The wait staff is prompt and courteous, We split the prime rib sandwich it was awesome. Great value,great food,

Thank lrbengtsson
DillonsKCBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ Thunderbird, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Irbengtsson, Thank you for the awesome review! Can't beat our award winning onion rings, they are the best! Come in and see us again soon. Kylie L.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

So, I am a frequent Dillon's visitor, and from time stray from our Local one at the World life Zoo. So we ventured out to visit this location that I have not been at in several years. Love the Rabbit's on the grass outside! :-)...More

Thank Ecossearthur
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Leila G
4 April 2017|
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Response from Cheryl C | Reviewed this property |
We get wings when we go... haven't had dessert yet. The food is good so I'm sure their deserts are as well.
Joe A
5 December 2016|
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Response from dojean | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do catering. I have not personally utilized that feature but the food is great st Dillon's
Shelly D
27 August 2016|
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Response from marydW2173UQ | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. Their menu has a page of "gluten friendly" items. I can not post the website, but you can search and view the items online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8706 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381-4814
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 623-979-5353
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Kansas City Style BBQ served up in the valley of the sun!
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