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Shyler's Bar-b-q

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5416 East Indiana Street, Evansville, IN 47715
+1 812-476-4599
11:00 - 21:15
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Owensboro, KY
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87 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We drove 30 miles to frequent the old resturant years ago before it was destroyed by fire. It took a long time (years) to reestablish. Was it worth the wait? Barely.... Menu is very different from what I remembered, and overall not as good. I don't mean to imply that it is bad, because it's not, just not as good.... More 

Thank Breed26
Evansville, Indiana
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90 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is like the 3rd or 4th time I've ate here since they opened I love the German potato salad I ordered the barbecue chicken on the bone but the chicken was very very small. We also had the cheese sticks which are huge they are the best cheese sticks you can get but my only complaint was they need... More 

Thank 37093Debra1111
Detroit, Michigan
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184 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

I cannot return to my hometown without having bar-b-q and there are many choices. Our extended family went here for a good meal and evening visit. Expectations were met. Good food, not necessarily the best I've every had but perfectly good. The staff was friendly and it was a nice place to sit and visit. We were not in any... More 

Thank Sandra Z
Albion, Illinois
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Food was good, selection adequate, waitress very nice. Couldn't help remembering how at the old Shyler's one had to wait for a table, and this time we walked right in.

Thank maillady48
Evansville, Indiana
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

We stopped in late afternoon for take out. The take out department was not completed and we were able to sit at the bar and chat with the staff. Being newly opened it was a little disorganized but our order was soon up and the ribs and beans were just as we remembered. I was really glad to see the... More 

Thank Wennifer2013
Rochester, Minnesota
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211 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Had dinner here and it was a nice place! Good service and a clean spot to dine. Nice bar and decent menu. Would do it again no problem!

Thank kennykelme
Houston, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

When all you can eat and bbq are used in the same sentence, it's dangerous. The sides are tasty - especially the german potato salad. Looking forward to coming back to the area for some soon.

Thank Short1977
Evansville, Indiana
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108 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2012

This place had a fire and has announced it will be closed with possible limited carryout until April. It's probably a blessing in disguise (not for the staff obviously, who I pray for during these holidays) but the place is just not up to par with it's reputation. Good luck to Shyler's in the future, I look forward to the... More 

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Evansville, Indiana, United States
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2012

Everything was wonderful. Great service, excellent food. No complaints, could not have been more satisfied

Thank johnwmyers1
Evansville, IN
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2012

Went there months ago with friends/co-workers. Not my favorite place; butthe food comes fast, the service is good and so are the prices. Probably could add a star

Thank Dave C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 21:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5416 East Indiana Street, Evansville, IN 47715
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Evansville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-476-4599

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?