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Pappy's Smokehouse

3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
+1 314-535-4340
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (1,647 reviews)
“pulled pork” (458 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is worth the hype. Ribs were tender and perfectly cooked/seasoned. The burnt ends were also very tasty. Again perfectly seasoned. Get here early and be prepared to wait in line!

Thank Ian Y
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So many places I sampled in St. Louis had no flair. We’re big disappointments. But, nit Pappys. The place has done some much needed expansion. The food quality stayed intact. A must go/ see. I recommend the ribs but the chicken and ends are also...More

Thank happytraveler4209
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just had dinner here on the recommendation of several locals. The food was good but not fantastic though it may be because I wanted brisket and they had run out. Apparently it is common for them to run out of items. I’d still recommend it....More

Thank ClintPage
Reviewed 4 days ago

Some of the best-flavored Ribs I have ever eaten. If you are in the area go get a half a rack of ribs and some brisket. You can Thank me later.

Thank JohnathanAndreson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner and this place does sell out. Would definitely recommend the pulled pork and the potato salad.

Thank Alyssa M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a group of 16 in for the race tomorrow in memory of our friend Beth. Barbeque was good and service was very quick. They take your name with your order and yell it out when it's ready. The noise level was really high...More

Thank Joyce H
Reviewed 1 week ago

By the reviews I read I thought I was headed for barbecue nirvana. I was quite disappointed. I must have showed up at the wrong time. I ate there at around 2pm on a Thursday. The ribs tasted like they were either cooked in the...More

Thank Crunchyknees
Reviewed 1 week ago

Speedy service and good bbq. deep fried corn on the cob is messy but soooo worth it if you love corn. hard to find parking place.

Thank spike s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend had the frito pie with a side of pulled chicken and I had the pulled pork sandwich with green beans and sweet potato fries. My friend liked both of her orders and said the chicken was very juicy. My pulled pork was good,...More

Thank Jjl7773
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had heard and read Pappy’s was delicious...it did NOT disappoint. Ribs were excellent. My husband is excellent at the grill so I’m often critical when we eat BBQ out. The ribs were large and meaty with very minimal fat. Seasoned very well. No sauce needed....More

Thank Patsy B
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7 July 2017|
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Response from Chadwick A | Reviewed this property |
No. But they do sell their sauce in several stores, perhaps you can find it online.
21 January 2017|
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Response from Frank C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what the lines will be at that time. seems most people ding have a problem. only thing I have heard is that when they run out of bbq for the day than that is it. it's closng time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Grand Centre / Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Grand Centre / Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 314-535-4340
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