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Wolf's Bar-B-Q Restaurants

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6600 N 1st Ave, Evansville, IN 47710-4458
+1 812-424-8891
Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Evansville, Indiana
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139 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

BBQ was sounding good and I remembered I hadn't dined at this place in a few years now. I ordered the pulled pork sandwich with sides of American potato salad, and baked beans. The sandwich also came with pickle and onion. The sandwich was good as were the two sides but the portion for the two was rather small. I... More 

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1 Thank Heath G
Paducah, Kentucky
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3 reviews
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I have literally been going to this restaurant all of my life as has my father. Yesterday, it was excellent again. The buffet was warm, fresh, and well-kept. And we were there at somewhat of an off hour, 3 PM. Many restaurants would let their buffet slide at this hour, but that had not happened at all. The food was... More 

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Thank shannonkate71
Evansville, Indiana
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

we have been going to Wolfs for over 40 years. local owners, very clean as always, family friendly good menu & buffet available. good wait staff. go & enjoy

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Thank lambo320
Evansville, Indiana
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I headr all these good things and then am disappointed. I ordered barbecue chicken off the bone from the menu. It was full of chopped up bones so had to be careful. The "baked beans" I would call pork and beans maybe from a can. Two of our party would not eat them and two that I know did complained... More 

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Thank davidpH4110CT
Ryan W, General Manager at Wolf's Bar-B-Q Restaurants, responded to this review

David, I'm really sorry to hear your experience was disappointing! We pride ourselves on our food and service. Finding bones in your pulled chicken is unacceptable! Our staff are trained that if there is ever any sense of a problem, they are to inform a manager and that manager is to see that it is resolved. We want happy guests!... More 

Nashua, New Hampshire
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

They provided EVERYTHING - even toothpicks! Food was delicious and MORE than enough; gave away lots.

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Thank Scott B
Knoxville, TN
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I returned to my 'home town' for a class reunion and was able to go back to Wolf's. The barbecue is just as good as I remember it and now they have a buffet where you can get barbecued pork, and chicken, catfish fiddlers (a small catfish) and gobs of veggies. The food was as good as I remembered it,... More 

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Thank tntvlr525
Evansville, Indiana
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260 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This restaurant has been around for many years. In recent years I believe the food has become better and more consistent. There was a period of time a few years ago when I thought the restaurant would not survive because it was not providing good consistent food. That has completely changed and it is very good now. They have a... More 

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2 Thank dcetraveling
Owensville, Indiana
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322 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Love this buffet. All you'd want! Bbq choices, chicken, and catfish plus their famous sides of slaw and vegetables. Love that the seating is not so close together.

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1 Thank Denise D
Canton, PA
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284 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I haven't eaten here in 32 years and I knew I had to come here. I was in town to bury a family member and as soon as I was done I came here. Place is bigger than when I was last here but the food is just as good. HUGE portions, I got the deluxe platter and as soon... More 

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1 Thank Tjf4569
Las Vegas
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89 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Most of the clientele comes here for the friendliness and reliability. It's roomy, and a lot of the customers appear to know one another. The food is just OK. I wouldn't make a special trip for the cuisine. But it's not bad enough to discourage me from coming to meet friends or family. The customer demographic here is old and... More 

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Thank Megahaole

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6600 N 1st Ave, Evansville, IN 47710-4458
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Evansville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-424-8891

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