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Ted Cook's 19th Hole Bar-B-Que

2814 E 38th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3111
+1 612-721-2023
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribs” (13 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2814 E 38th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3111
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ribs SOLID, the potatoes AWESOME, but ask for an extra piece of hot corn bread! The flavor EXCEPTIONAL! This place is take out only... so be strategic about driving to a park or just chow down in your car!

Thank Lewis G
Reviewed 10 April 2018

If you have a love for a Carolina style BBQ, then Ted Cook's is the place in the Twin Cities to get your fix. It is a takeout only setup and the food is amazing! Try the beef brisket, as it has the best smoke...More

Thank cj_alderman
Reviewed 20 December 2017

I love bar-b-que. I even have a mission to find the best in the area. I went to this place twice, less than a year apart. The food, take-out only, is definitely good. I tried it twice just to make sure the first time was...More

Thank jeffo442
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Take out only and it is probably the best in town for ribs done right with some kick. No lacking in flavor and it has never disappointed. Make sure to get crispy potatoes, beans and pie if it hasn't sold out. YOU WILL BE BACK...More

Thank JLo5424
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Be aware this is a take out only BBQ joint and the food is awesome! I intentionally drive a different way home so that I don't have to smell it when I drive by because it smells so good! The rib tips and pulled pork...More

Thank Jguitarman
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Best bbq in the twin cities. Large portions. Spicy. Ask for crispy potatoes with extra sauce it's the way to go. You can call ahead for pick ip.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This place has never let me down and they won't for you either. Smoked chicken, pork ribs, beef ribs; I can never make up my mind until I get there but one thing I always know is that I have to have their spicy sauce....More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Ted cooks is and has been a family tradition for many years. As noted in the title, these guys have been in town before any chain BBQ places and have stood the test of time. It is no frills delicious BBQ. When you order you...More

Thank mnmmmark
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I have wanted to check out Ted Cook's BBQ for a while, and I was in the area late one Saturday afternoon and stopped in, walking up the street to Ted Cook's it smells awesome.. Let me add right away that Ted's is take out...More

Thank troubled1
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Appears that there are new owners. Ribs were good as usual but there is not the usual amount of sauce anymore. Jojo's were good but they use to be sauced up too not anymore. Coleslaw and cornbread was ok,

Thank Glenn W
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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2814 E 38th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3111
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-721-2023
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