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Grandpa's Southern BBQ

545 Shoup Ave, 1540 West Broadway, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-3575
+1 208-881-5123
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“southern bbq” (5 reviews)
“coleslaw” (4 reviews)
11:00 am - 8:00 pm Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
545 Shoup Ave, 1540 West Broadway, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-3575
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch. “Grandpa” came out to check on us and how the food was. Very friendly!! We will be back. Can’t wait for his newest idea to start up.

Thank matt f
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We love Grandpa and his wonderful BBQ!!! There is no wrong picking. Everything is GREAT!!! Try the "swamp water"...

Thank Oded P
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The BBQ is amazing! I loved everything I tasted. I had the BBQ pork, mac n cheese and coleslaw. The sweet potato pie was incredible! This was the best food we had on our vacation. The owners and staff are very nice and Grandpa Lloyd...More

Thank vh57
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We wandered all over the reported address and finally called the number. Both the sign and the phone message said they were open Saturdays. Clearly they are not. Irritating and disappointing.

Thank jacqueet
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This was wonderful bbq. The owner and staff are nice folks. Even if the foods was bad I would go back due to they are very friendly people. The good news though is the bbq was outstanding with a great smoke ring on the brisket...More

Thank Curtis G
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed stopping at Grandpa's BBQ on our cross country trip. The brisket was tender and quite tasty. The sides were all incredible and the Buttermilk pie was to die for. However, the best part about our meal was our conversation with Ms. Loretta,...More

Thank rob t
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I went to Grandpa's BBQ with a co-worker on a business trip recently. It is hidden away tucked behind other businesses in a shared space. I highly recommend going. Grandpa's is run by Lloyd and his wife. They are genuinely the nicest couple I've met...More

Thank AndyJ2201
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This about our third time stopping for a meal. When you consider we live about 200 miles away, that says something. Anyway we had the lunch specials and really enjoyed meals. I decided to try the Buttermilk pie since I'd never heard of it before...More

Thank Kevin032452
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This place is the best place to eat real food in the state. The brisket and pulled pork are off the chart. The best sides that I have ever eaten are the beans and slaw. The pecan pie might be the best on the earth....More

Thank Rob2222
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

It is inside of a run down building. Tables were very "yucky". Most had plastic covers, ours only had a table cloth that was badly stained and otherwise dirty. Waitress was very friendly. We read in other reviews about how good their sweet tea and...More

Thank b0nanza
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 545 Shoup Ave, 1540 West Broadway, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-3575
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Idaho Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 208-881-5123
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