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Buzz's BBQ

2500 E Austin Blvd, Nevada, MO 64772-4242
+1 417-667-4227
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (31 reviews)
“burnt ends” (14 reviews)
“pulled pork” (13 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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2500 E Austin Blvd, Nevada, MO 64772-4242
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An employee of the store/gas station across the road recommended this BBQ restaurant when she overheard us talking about eating before we continued our trek back home after a great vacation. The pulled pork sandwich was delicious and the meat was really tender. The mashed...More

Thank dixiebol
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review! We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and hope to be able to serve you again in the near future!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here as we returned from the solar eclipse and the food was delicious. Unfortunately, the staff was a bit overwhelmed and service was slow and we failed to receive a few things that we had ordered. But everyone was unfailingly polite and apologetic...More

Thank tx32f
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a thoughtful review. We apologize that your experience was not amazing. We are working every day to improve the overall customer experience at Buzz's and we hope you'll join us again in the future.

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I had the ribs and my wife had a pulled pork sandwich. Both were acceptable. The cole slaw and twisted fries were very good. The portions were plentiful. Would I make a special trip to eat here? No, but if I was hungry and nearby,...More

Thank David L
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a constructive review. We'd love to know what changes we could make to give you a more enjoyable experience next time. We'd love the opportunity to serve you again.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

After being at the Hospital all day, Right before Buzz s BBQ closed, Needing some good comfort food. Buzz's BBQ was happy to serve my Family Dinner. The Grilled Ham and Cheese Sandwich was Awesome!

Thank U7004YLteresam
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a thoughtful review. We hope you have had no more hospital visits and you have been able to come visit us again!

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We thought it would be nice to sit down for a nice dinner on our way home from vacation. We thought BBQ would be quick and easy but better than fast food. The waitress forgot to put in our appetizer and brought one of us...More

1  Thank melissa t
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback. We are terribly sorry that your experience was not a pleasant one. We work daily on providing the best possible customer service and would be honored if you'd let us have another shot. One...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Incredible BBQ. The smoked flavor on the brisket and the burnt ends that we had there was definitely something we would come back for anytime we are back in the area. We highly recommend the potato salad. The staff did a great job and the...More

Thank Anna C
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for such a kind response! We love to see happy customers. I hope you'll be able to join us again when you're in the area!

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Seven of us were seated and served quickly. The food was great and they have a much larger selection than I was expecting. It was a bit dirty but other than that I have no complaints.More

Thank Kimberly T
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback. I am pleased that you enjoyed your service and meal but I am so sorry that the atmosphere was not meeting the high standards we set. I invite you to email us at buzzbbq@hotmail.com...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered a medium rare top sirloin and got a bad cut of beef with purple insides and 1/2 inch deep char marks that tasted like metal. My wifes brisket was flavorless, dry and came with more gristle than I've seen anywhere else. Maybe Missouri bbq...More

Thank Brian P
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

I am so terribly sorry you were disappointed with your meal. It is very rare we have a food complaint, so this one hits right in the gut. I would like to ask that you contact us at buzzbbq@hotmail.com so we can try and make...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Buzz's has a real reputation with people who use the barbecue for family and social events away from the restaurant. It's considered to be superior, and it is. For lunch, though, I like the Burnt Ends Salad. It's a large salad with iceberg, onions, grated...More

Thank Carol M
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a kind review! I hope you've been able to visit again!

Reviewed 6 July 2017

For excellent barbeque about an hour north of Joplin, Missouri. The sauces and sides were very good and the servings were large. It is a good option to get a lunch portion so you are not taking a doggie bag with you in the car....More

Thank Joe L
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us some feedback! We hope you've been able to visit us again! Many people choose to order a lunch plate because of portion sizes! It really is a great option!

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David B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 26
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2500 E Austin Blvd, Nevada, MO 64772-4242
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Nevada
  • Phone Number: +1 417-667-4227
Buzz's BBQ and Steakhouse is a family owned and operated, hometown restaurant that has been in business since 1999!
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