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Pappy's Smokehouse

3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
+1 314-535-4340
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (1,563 reviews)
“pulled pork” (459 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
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3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Tried the ribs and they were the best. Good service and atmosphere. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank dmah617
Reviewed 2 days ago

I love stopping by Pappy's to grab dinner for the family on my way home from work. Their smoked turkey is awesome as are their side dishes!

Thank joesR282TU
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is going to take you a bit to get through the line and place your order. That's ok! The food and service is worth it! We had three people in our party, our food was out within 5 minutes and our visit was around...More

Thank theladyannabel
Reviewed 5 days ago

So we arrived at ~12pm on a Sunday and there were >20 people ahead of us. But it turned out the queue moved quite quickly and orderly. Inside the dining area it didn't seem at all busy nor crowded. The servers were attentive and just...More

Thank lelantos0717
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pappy’s is the Gold-Standard for ribs. We order our food over the phone, go next door to Center Ice Brewery and wait for our Pappy’s order to be done. Then we pick up our food and take it back over to CIB and enjoy Pappy’s...More

Thank Jersey-Kathy3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was surprised to stand in line to place our order but line moved quickly. We ordered and by the time we got our drinks our meals were up. Food was good, I’m a vegetarian so I ordered the sides. All were yummy. I heard the...More

Thank lshfame
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bbq was sooooo good. I had the ribs,brisket, fried corn, and slaw. The Cole slaw is vinegar based, I’m still not sure how I feel about it lol. I got there late in the afternoon and they were sold out of burnt ends but...More

Thank Victoria A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The brisket is awesome as i the ribs. I also like the pulled pork sandwich. All in all a pretty good BBQ place with decent prices.

Thank DavidByk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I read in some reviews that this place was overrated, on the contrary I can see what the fuss is about, meats are perfectly cooked and marinated, love the different versions of sauce including the Carolina vinegar, service was fast and very friendly staff.

Thank Karolyn O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was disappointed in the food here after hearing glowing reports of how wonderful this place was. My husband's pulled pork sandwich was cold (and we got there right when they opened at 11; you'd think it would have been hot). Everything I had was...More

Thank kb6425
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Questions & Answers
7 July 2017|
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Response from Chadwick A | Reviewed this property |
No. But they do sell their sauce in several stores, perhaps you can find it online.
21 January 2017|
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Response from Frank C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what the lines will be at that time. seems most people ding have a problem. only thing I have heard is that when they run out of bbq for the day than that is it. it's closng time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Grand Center / Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Grand Center / Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 314-535-4340
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