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Branks BBQ & Catering

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13701 24th St E, Sumner, WA 98390-9675
+1 253-891-1789
10:30 - 21:00
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Bonney Lake, Washington
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food and location right off the busy freeway are great! Staff was friendly and helpful. Good sweet and spicy sauces.

Thank red92caddy
Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Our favorite BBQ restaurant in WA and one of the best places to spend time with family and friends. Very family friendly atmosphere and staff. Our favorites are brisket and salad. Sweet tea, cornbread and dessert are great as well.

Shepherd, Michigan
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We had an impromptu lunch after a short hike around Rainier, headed back to Seattle. We are always looking for pulled pork & was excited to find this restaurant in what seemed like a real out of the way area. I had the Pulled Pork plate & my husband had the Trail Boss with the Jumbo Sweet Onion Rings to... More 

Thank tll4474
Milton, Washington
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 February 2017

My 2nd visit just for the ribs. Side items that I selected (coleslaw & fries) were just so-so. Fries were limp. I prefer crisp. Location is out of the way in the industrial area which might be great for the number of people who work there. If you're a BBQ and beer person, do a take-out. No alcohol served.

Thank Kathie M
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49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Really amazing wood pit BBQ food! Brisket, chicken, coleslaw super over the top amazing! Chocolate or vanilla mousse with every dinner!

1 Thank simplyflowersmeme
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This place is one of my Brother's favorite restaurants. I can see easily see why. I chose the brisket, along with some pulled pork. Must say, that I was not disappointed. Very moist and very delicious. The sides that were included were awesome. The beans are Out of my his world!! Don't miss an opportunity to dine here.

Thank Daniel D
Branks_BBQ, Manager at Branks BBQ & Catering, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review Daniel! We are glad you decided to come in and gave it a try. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Seattle, Washington
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

The food was good but pretty pricey for BBQ. Not much in the way of service, but no complaints about the food.

Thank lorraineklop95
Portland, Oregon
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109 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Great quality, portion, value, and service. Even the cole slaw (which most restaurants don't care about) is fresh and excellent. I could tell you about so many other things, but I'd rather you be surprised.

Thank RoadWearier
Branks_BBQ, Manager at Branks BBQ & Catering, responded to this review

We are so glad you had a good experience and enjoyed the food here at Brank's BBQ! Thank you for coming in! More 

Sumner, Washington, United States
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Small place located in an industrial area. They do a good business and their food is the reason why. The ribs are quite good and all the side dishes also. Worth the ride.

Thank William L
Branks_BBQ, Manager at Branks BBQ & Catering, responded to this review

Thank you! More 

Chesaning, Michigan
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

I thought the food was very good. The St. Louis style ribs were quite tasty and meaty, the brisket was a bit on the dry side (tasty though). Both meats could have been warmer, but they were fine nonetheless. The homemade fried were excellent, as was the mac & cheese. The dessert was a nice touch. I will eat here... More 

Thank Mike M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13701 24th St E, Sumner, WA 98390-9675
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Sumner
  • Phone Number: +1 253-891-1789
Brank's BBQ opened in November 1995, in our original location in downtown Sumner by Charles & Lori Brank. Febuary 2005 we moved to our present location in the industrial park in Sumner. Still family owned and operated!Dine in, Take out & Catering

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?