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KB Barbeque

1301 Main St, Marion, IL 62959
+1 618-993-1533
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average28%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
2 Jun 2018
“Great B B Q Ribs - Yummy”
29 Jun 2018
“Hard to beat!”
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American, Barbecue
1301 Main St, Marion, IL 62959
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

You aren’t going to spend an arm and a leg in this place. If you are looking for some good barbecue you are in the right place. Great pies too!! Stop in with your friends and family for some good food.

Thank theladyannabel
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Southern Illinois is the home of world champion barbeque restaurants, but these places can be crowded and expensive. I think KB Barbeque excels by being as good as Any world champion for less money and with a family atmosphere.

Thank chrisbR7784AE
Reviewed 3 June 2018

My wife and I ate at KBs this evening for dinner. It was awesome!! Fresh out of the BBQ Pit - BabyBack Ribs! Wow - they were good! I also had fried okra and a side salad! My wife had the 1" thick pork chops...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 6 January 2018

I've been coming here since I was a kid, close to 60 years, back when it was Pulley's and now that it's KB. It is great BBQ and never, ever, get it without the chow!! The chow is beyond description. It makes the BBQ sandwich...More

Thank RShadowens
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nothing fancy - older building - great BBQ - great Ribs and Fried Okra! The Fried Fish is pretty good too! The waitresses are very nice and fast! This place is very casual, come as you are, and everyone is friendly!

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We first heard about this place from residents. They recommended the food and the pies. The food is really good and the pies are unbelievable. Many choices of homemade pies and cobbler. The pies alone are worth looking the place up to visit.

Thank sixharveys
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The difference for me between authentic BBQ and other BBQ is when they use real wood instead of chips! You can taste the difference, and KB takes the tastebuds to the way BBQ should be. Great portions, and spareribs are so meaty! Large sides and...More

Thank Edward B
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I eat fish here nearly every Friday evening and with the fries and slaw it just can't be beat. My granddaughter likes the baked beans and I end up eating them too because they are simply delicious. You can't go wrong and it won't empty...More

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

A bbq spot since the 1920s has lost some quality and relies on an old reputation. Yet at times you can get a very good meal there. I would recommend.

Thank sundancegroup
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Still an ok place to eat but not even close to what it once was. Still loving on old reputation. Closed Sundays.

Thank sundancegroup
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 Main St, Marion, IL 62959
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Marion
  • Phone Number: +1 618-993-1533
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