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Bobby Q

) #5 of 2,551 Restaurants in Phoenix ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Southwestern, Bar
8501 N 27th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85051-4063
+1 602-995-5982
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (287 reviews)
“baby back ribs” (112 reviews)
“donuts” (140 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
8501 N 27th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85051-4063
Neighbourhood: North Mountain
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped here on the way to Sedona. Place is a bit tricky to get to when you are coming off the 17 freeway heading north. You have to execute a left turn at Black Canyon coming off the Dunlap Blvd. exit and if you miss...More

Thank RMillerLosAngeles
Reviewed yesterday

Mostly barb b que but good menu selection. Good location right off of Highway 17. There were about 10 of us and the service was very cordial and attentive

Thank williamgY3326SJ
Reviewed 3 days ago

Funky and fun BBQ place with great beer menu. Portions were good sized and a good value. All you favorite BBQ fixin's.

Thank Caron01
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our first time to visit. We went for lunch and had a variety of meats and sides. The BBQ was great! The meat is slow smoked and has great smokey flavor. The cornbread is a sweet cornbread and is amazing. We also had...More

Thank Eddie B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went to dinner here with the family a little while back. We are in the process of moving to Phoenix, so looking for new restaurants, particularly ones where my kids (my daughter is VERY picky eater) will actually eat. My wife found this place on...More

Thank Eamonn O
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent service, we went for appetizers dinner and drinks. table of 4 all had great entree's, service was great. manager came by and checked on us as well. Couldn't have asked for more.

Thank 865JeffJ
Reviewed 3 days ago

So unknowing of what we wanted for dinner I thought to drop by this place as its been over a few years since I've been here. Well let me say its BETTER, OMG just wow. The pineapple drink I was served yummy, had their pork...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've seen this place change over 40 years and its still getting better and better. Food Quality is great and you will want to come back. Lunch specials are a good start, Im sure you'll be back for dinner

Thank phxkeller
Mark H, Manager at Bobby Q, responded to this review

Thanks for the excellent review and for being a fan of ours for so long -- come back soon! Take care, Chef Mark

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a longstanding, iconic BBQ restaurant in Phoenix. Food is awesome, and the ambiance/décor is much nicer than the typical BBQ joint. You won't be displeased!

Thank CactusJack_13
Mark H, Manager at Bobby Q, responded to this review

Glad you love it! Come back any time! Take care, Chef Mark

Reviewed 5 days ago

Loved their BBQ combo platter. Shared the ribs and Brisket (enough for two) Delicious!! sides were great too. will definitely go back when in the area

Thank Faith W
Mark H, Manager at Bobby Q, responded to this review

Faith, thanks very much -- come back any time for more! Take care, Chef Mark

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Becca G
Would you recommend making a reservation even on a weeknight? we are not a large party, only 5 people.
23 May 2017|
Response from Arubaman2016 | Reviewed this property |
No you should be fine
zen a
What are Bobby Q's hours ?
19 January 2017|
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Response from Mamasauras | Reviewed this property |
11am-10pm except Mon when they close at 9pm
s m
Can you accommodate a party of 50 on December 30? If so do you have a planned menu for large groups?
14 September 2016|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
They can handle a group of 50 no problem. Order off menu or set up a 'select menu' with 4-5 items to choose from. Call and ask for Joanna the Mngr. Best to call off hours, 10-12N or 2-4P local time to avoid mealtime rush... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
American, Southwestern, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8501 N 27th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85051-4063
    (1-17 between Dunlap & Northern)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > North Mountain
  • Neighbourhood: North Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 602-995-5982
  • E-mail
The creator of Bobby McGee’s brings you Bobby Q. With Meats smoked up to 20 hours, to our in house, hand-cut steaks, you'll have no problem finding a meal to appeal to your appetite!! Reservations are taken for the dining room only.