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Dickey's Barbecue Pit

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311 East Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54701
+1 715-830-9790
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Ladysmith, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

My husband and I have ate and Dickey's several times and have always been happy with the food and service. Dickey's is set up similar to a Subway or Chipotle, where you line up, place your order, pick your sides, and then pay. It's fast and tastes good. I've had the hoagie sandwich a couple times and last time tried... More 

Thank KayBBee
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Food was good. Walked in,no one around, and the two girls came out talking to each other, did not acknowledge my daughter and I. Asked if fries was included with the meal, they said yes, and we were charge for it. When we mentioned it they said we did not ask. Big big turnoff Don't know what has changed but... More 

Thank Juliaallen002
Elk Mound
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67 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

I have eaten here a couple of times since the new owners. I hope they are able to make a go of it- they seem to be trying real hard. Really like the beef brisket- has a good smoked & tangy taste. Reminds me of the brisket Mike's Smokehouse used to serve. (Restaurant in town that closed a few years... More 

Thank Kristine J
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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208 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015

The food is not really all that good and the value leaves much to be desired. Even though Famous Dave's quality seems to have suffered since Dave Anderson cut ties with them it is still a far better meal and the price is about the same. The pulled pork this time around had a strange taste like gas fumes and... More 

Thank Nathan R
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015

Food is great, atmosphere is not. We usually order the family ptcnic deals and bring the food home. Tasty sides, no adult beverages. I like the turkey as much as their pulled pork and brisket!

Thank Tim D
New London, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

we really enjoyed the beef brisket and pulled pork with tasty classic sauce. Freshly cut meat ensured moist and fresh. Loved the Mac and cheese and coleslaw as well. Just disappointed that two visits over Father's Day weekend we were unable to buy any ribs due to their shortage. Lots of unlucky dads in our soccer group. Bet it lives... More 

Thank sueanng_13
Zhuhai, China
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100 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

First visits, just a spur of the moment, I fancied ribs. I thought the place would be more like a restaurant, not pre-set, fast food outlet. I order the smaller amount of ribs for $12 which came without sides, that was a surprise, considering the size, and a salad. The salad was a sad small pot thing, with a couple... More 

Thank Paul C
Eau Claire
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2014 via mobile

This place is under new ownership for several months now and the food quality and consistency keeps falling. Tried it again last night (and for the last time). I had ham plate with mac and fries. The ham was soooooo dry that I couldn't eat it. The mac and dinner roll were cold. Wife had the beef sandwich which was... More 

Thank glass_man111
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

My husband is from North Carolina and we go to visit the Smokies once a year. When we are down there, we like to get some of that great Barbecue that they make in the Western part of North Carolina. Dickey's Barbeque Pit has the closest we've found, in this area, to the flavorful barbeque of the South. Their sides... More 

Thank Sisbiddy
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95 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2014 via mobile

The meat is a mixed bag during my 3 visits here: good brisket, lousy turkey, and inconsistent pulled pork. Portions of meat are rather skimpy for the price. Sides are pretty decent, as are the sauces. If you HAVE to have BBQ and you're on this side of town, it's fine. If you come from somewhere with great BBQ, don't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 East Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54701
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Eau Claire
  • Phone Number: +1 715-830-9790

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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