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Boomer Sooner Barbecue

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1123 W Central Ave, Carthage, MO 64836-1030
+1 417-358-8112
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11:00 - 20:30
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Tue - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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Carthage, Missouri
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic BBQ! If you are looking for great hometown cooking, this is the place for you! We love the BBQ, quantity of food, and the price.

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Joplin, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

I have visited twice. Both times the meat has been very good. My favorite thing is their potato casserole side. I can't remember exactly what they call it, but it has cheese and bacon in it and it is wonderful. You can't beat the friendly service here. Though they don't have servers, they roam the dining room and will refill... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

They know BBQ. This is some great food. Started out with a small open trailer, went to a closed-in concession trailer, then to an old 'Dairy Queen' building, now to their new place. Give this a try. You'll go back.

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Thank Bob A
Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Wife and I stopped here for lunch. Our orders were taken fairly quickly and our food was served very quick. We had their special of Ribs for two, with four sides and two drinks. Very reasonable price. total bill came to $22 and some change. The employees would walk through the restaurant and ask if everything was alright or if... More 

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Thank digetydog2004
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Ribs and onion rings outstanding. Service was great. Nice people. Quick service. Husband had pulled pork and potato salad, he said it was excellent.

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Thank K3468OVlindar
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Every since they have opened their new building the food is always cold and I have waited in the DRIVE-THRU for over 30 mins. Food is not near as good anymore either.

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Thank Cheri S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

One of the worst BBQ places I have ever been. There nachos sucked. Ribs where very dry. Will never eat here again

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Thank Ray B
Joplin, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

I love their mild sauce and DO NOT leave without trying the onion rings. If you are a Sooner fan, this is a MUST for you!

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Thank Tina F
Indianapolis
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

Our B&B host highly recommended this local favorite that specializes in Oklahoma BBQ items. What we had were slightly dry ribs. Even the hot sauce didn't approach what we would call HOT! And the items were served on styrofoam that was a big turnoff. It didn't make the food taste great nor was it environmentally friendly at all.

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Thank Jane L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Good BBQ. We really enjoyed the food. The only complaint I have would be the speed of service. It was really slow between the time we ordered and paid till we had food in front of us. Sure, good BBQ can take a bit in putting it together. But when your nearly the only people in the store I wasn't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 24
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1123 W Central Ave, Carthage, MO 64836-1030
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Carthage
  • Phone Number: +1 417-358-8112
Description
WE ARE A SIT DOWN, TAKE OUT, CALL IN, DRIVE THRU. WE OFFER FULL SERVICE CATERING. OUR BBQ IS OUR SPECIALTY. WE ALSO OFFER FRESH HAMBURGERS. FRESH WINGS COOKED TO ORDER WITH 8 GREAT FLAVORS.
WE MAY BE DECORATED FOR THE BOOMER SOONER FAN AT HEART, BUT WE WELCOME ALL.

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