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Firebox Deli

4707 Lyndale Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55430-3637
+1 612-521-8206
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“rib tips” (7 reviews)
“sticky rice” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
4707 Lyndale Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55430-3637
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The BBQ ribs were very tender & moist, good sauce also, liked the Mac & Cheese, the Sticky Rice was not seasoned well. The disappointment was my husbands Brisket, it was very dry.

Thank Jwbarton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in at Firebox Deli for lunch with my wife. The building itself isn't much to look at and parking is limited. Firebox is a typical "hole in the wall" restaurant with only 20 or so seats for dine in eating. If you plan to...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off there's no SMOKE!!! In the air my food was ok Brisket was on the dry side but the service was fast and the fries were good but Ted Cooks is were it's at for BBQ by far.

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Since the demise of Storm King which, in my view, was far and away the very best BBQ in the Twin Cities --and could stand up against any of the famous Austin TX BBQ houses-- I've been searching for a suitable replacement. After visiitng Firebox,...More

1  Thank HowdyDoody4
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Two words: LOVED IT!!! My friend found it on line as #1 in the Twin Cities according to some list and we went... it was totally not on our way that day, but we were up for an adventure. We made the right choice. I...More

Thank Victor C
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

I live in the area and never visited. Did not know what I was missing. Stopped in for lunch on a Wednesday. The dining area was nicely crowded. The smokey bbq smell added to the charm. The counter person greeted me, and everyone else who...More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Came here on a recommendation and b/c we were in the area. Don't live close to N MPLS, but I may find myself driving up here just for some more of the brisket. Some serious bbq is served here. The meat and sides were very...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely awesome!! We've been to a lot of bbq across the country and Firebox is right up there! Mac n cheese was to die for!!! Ribs-perfect. Brisket was out of this world!! Coleslaw was great. Bbq sauce was delicious and I've sampled my share! This...More

Thank boyers6
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Really Really good. We drove up and almost left. Plain looking building. When you go in the smell overpowers you and you can't leave. Go......

Thank Matthew R
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Just left Firebox Deli full and happy. We ordered the brisket sandwich, it was so good, tender and flavorful. We also ordered the firebox fries which were also very tasty. Can't wait to return!

Thank Scott and Jane L
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4707 Lyndale Ave N, Minneapolis, MN 55430-3637
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-521-8206
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