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Spero's House of Barbecue

137 East 50th Street South, Malad City, ID 83252-1307
+1 208-766-5575
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (7 reviews)
“garlic bread” (8 reviews)
“pulled pork” (5 reviews)
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137 East 50th Street South, Malad City, ID 83252-1307
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This is our second trip to Spero's in the last week. We stopped here on our way to Yellowstone and we're blown away by the taste and portion sizes of the food. Pulled pork that melts in your mouth. I got the tri-tip sandwich, it...More

Thank mattk_97
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We drive to southern Idaho from northern Utah for Sunday drives and to grab lottery tix. We stopped here for dinner. It's a little shed that they serve food out of with outdoor seating. The staff were extremely friendly. The food is good. I had...More

Thank Michaela M
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Just stopped in on our way to Lava. The outdoor tables and atmosphere were perfect. The BBQ was oh, so good my husband and I shared a truckers special it was plenty. The teenagers all enjoyed the large pulled pork sandwiches. Now I will know...More

1  Thank Jenni G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Its pretty good. more cooked with wood than smoked with wood. the pulled pork sandwich was probably the best thing on the menu.

Thank dzlyn
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We stopped for lunch Friday on our way to Lava Hot Springs. We tried a plate with ribs, chicken and pulled pork. We got one plate and split the food. It was all amazing. The garlic french bread is worth getting an extra order. We...More

Thank Brimarie19
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We were in Pocatello on business heading back to Salt Lake City for our flights. We pulled off I15 to get gas when 1 of our party spotted this place. Barbecue sounded good. It was 1:30 so we missed the lunch crowd but there were...More

Thank rick s
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Best BBQ served in a great outside atmosphere. Prices are super and everything is grilled to order! Great pit stop for your road trip!

Thank Vacastayaway
Reviewed 15 March 2017

So normally I head to Malad for my occasional losing of the lottery purchase. The quickest spot when headed to Idaho is Malad. But, let me tell you about this fine and fun spot to eat which is worth the drive just for the eats....More

Thank Wildcatfish
Reviewed 19 October 2016

First off, you should understand there isn't a huge selection of "fast food" in Malad. And only a couple of restaurants. So if you're just passing through and looking for something that is locally owned and good honest food, this is it! Driving by, we...More

Thank Doug R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Just off route#15 at exit 13 you will find a delightful surprise for the hungry traveler looking for a tasty barbeque treat. Spero's offers a simple menu, quick service, good prices, enjoyable ambience and delicious barbeque dishes - ribs, pulled pork, brisket, checken all prepared...More

Thank richard H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 East 50th Street South, Malad City, ID 83252-1307
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Malad City
  • Phone Number: +1 208-766-5575
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