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Baylee Jos BBQ

1315 N Highway 21, Ironton, MO 63650-9129
+1 573-546-2100
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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1315 N Highway 21, Ironton, MO 63650-9129
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm a connoisseur of BBQ, and wasn't expecting to find some of the best I've ever had in the small town of Ironton. But the BBQ here was incredible! As were the salads and sides, and omg, the peach cobbler. Highly recommended!

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first went to Baylee Jos for the all-you-can-eat catfish. It was fantastic. However, there was so much food we realized we could order the regular catfish dinner for less money and still be very full. The next time there, I ordered the pulled pork....More

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch here on a recent visit to the Arcadia Valley and was pleasantly surprised to find the place as good as I'd remembered from a visit five or six years back. I had the pulled pork sandwich, served with slaw. The barbecue was delicious,...More

Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We were in the area and stopped here because of the good reviews on trip advisor. The restaurant is easy to find and we were seated immediately mid afternoon on a weekend. The staff was friendly and helpful. My husband had the pork sandwich with...More

Thank LauraLynn2015r
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Visited Baylee Jos while staying at Shepherd Mountain Inn. I arrived at the restaurant 10 mins after they closed, yet they still sat me and provided great service. Chose pulled pork sandwich with slaw...great sandwich at a great price!

Thank x93nelson14
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My wife & I were staying at a nearby B&B, and Baylee Jo's was recommended by another guest & by a local businessman. The restaurant is right along Hwy 21 in Ironton on the downhill side; look for their roadside sign with image of a...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We are always a bit skeptical to eat BBQ outside of KC, but this place is the BOMB. I had the grilled shrimp (yum), but my dad has the BBQ Beef sandwich and the meat was the best I've ever had. Seriously. It was melt-in-your-mouth...More

Thank FrannyGlass1976
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Here is the scenario, you are in the deep nowhere in a town of 750 souls, restaurant choices are extremely limited. We went in needing food and were pleasantly surprised by the thoughtfully prepared and delicious fare. The salad was good, not "for here" good,...More

1  Thank rick p
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the inn next door and ended up eating here three nights in a row because the food was so tasty. Of all the things we tried, the pulled pork sandwiches were our favorite; they were delicious both plain and with the three...More

Thank MarcieJ
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We tried a few things here and most was pretty good. The Wings were ok, nothing special, but not bad. Same with the pizza. However, the pulled pork sandwich on Texas toast was really good! The BBQ sauces are pretty good and I was happy...More

Thank Bridget B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1315 N Highway 21, Ironton, MO 63650-9129
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Ironton
  • Phone Number: +1 573-546-2100
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