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Mission BBQ

3410 Plumtree Dr, Ellicott City, MD 21042-3899
+1 443-574-7333
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (10 reviews)
“baked beans” (5 reviews)
“mac cheese” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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3410 Plumtree Dr, Ellicott City, MD 21042-3899
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Kudos to Mission BBQ in Ellicott City MD. What a great place with super friendly staff and management. This day they honored Veterans and Mitary with a Free Sandwich and a beautiful cake. Great Pulled Pork, Beef Brisket and Fries. Always great and generous portions....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Eileen123456
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The food, service and atmosphere are worthy of return trips, but a troubling, recurring thing deserves mention. This is a Texas barbecue restaurant and, as such, smoked meats must have a smoky flavor. To often at places with gas-assisted smokers, such as Mission, the staff...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank jimsL5470NF
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I don't know what the appeal is with Mission BBQ. Been only twice, two different locations - same result - mediocre BBQ. Price is ok. Urban BBQ was much better - but now they are closed in Ellicott City (why?)

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank jrzj42
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

My family and I stumbled upon Mission Barbecue in Ellicott City Maryland and had truly one of the most wonderful surprises we have ever had! My daughter was due to report to the Naval Academy the next morning and was craving classic American barbecue. Dave...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tbryser
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

The family had dinner at Mission Saturday evening. We ate a variety of foods; 5 bone baby back ribs, turkey, ranch steak, pulled pork, macaroni & cheese, baked beans, baked sweet potatoes, corn bread, and blueberry cobblers. The food was very tasty, and portions were...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank SAinPA
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Just had 60th Suprise Bday party in their private room and it was amazing. Staff was great and food was even better.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank C F
Reviewed 14 December 2017

This humble restaurant, on the corner of Plum Tree Drive and Baltimore National Pike, is excellent for a dose of American patriotism and spirit as well as their great BBQ selections. They have some sandwiches and plain meat options, including pulled pork, brisket, salmon, etc....More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Ayhuko
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for freshly made bbq and fast service, look no further. Mission Bbq in Ellicott City Maryland is the right place. We go to this location after work and it is always crowded, yet the wait is minimal. The food always tasted...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank fudtripp
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I attended a friends retirement from the US Military and the lunch was held at Mission BBQ. The food was fantastic as always. Pulled pork, smoked turkey, coleslaw, MAC&Cheese, and cornbread. The staff went out of there way to make this an event to remember.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank joehebda
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great Food & Best Staff Ever! Love the Patriotism! So Awesome. Love, Love that they sing the National Anthem at noon. This is what our country needs.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank lisakF8677RL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3410 Plumtree Dr, Ellicott City, MD 21042-3899
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: +1 443-574-7333
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