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Deke's Bar-B-Que - CLOSED

443 Shurs Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19128-3806
+1 215-588-7427
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brisket” (16 reviews)
“great bbq” (3 reviews)
“small place” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
443 Shurs Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19128-3806
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant is on Main Street buy the bus terminal and movie theater, I was not impressed by their food. Way to much vinegar in those greens and tried to sweeten it up with sugar, GROSS, the ribs were good but not enough of them...More

Thank Tonia T
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

If it wasn't for TripAdvisor I would have never discovered this Hidden Gem. Nestled next to a beautiful stone bridge and waterfall is a little Hideaway barbecue joint that is the perfect Hollywood movie interpretation as what a barbecue joint should be. All food is...More

Thank LaserDavePhx
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Let's face it Philadelphia is not known for it barbecue but this is probably the best in Philadelphia.The dining area is small in the winter with bar seating and some booths.There is also a fixed price buffet. In the summer, there are picnic tables outside....More

Thank joanz359
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Probably my favorite BBQ place in the philly area. Love the brisket! I might be addicted! And the fries... more please! I smother them in a combination in the unlimited sauces they offer.

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Really small place especially in winter when seating outside is unavailable. Be prepared to possibly eat at the bar, which we did (I don't mind). Food was super fast and delicious. Not much of a wine selection. We will return!

Thank Courtney S
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by to get dinner on the way to a movie on Main Street. The Pulled Pork was outstanding. Service was fast and friendly.

Thank GooseCowboy
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We eat in and take out. Last vist took out the "Party Special", tons of food. Everything delicious. The eat in restraunt is basic, the wait staf very good and friendly. Will go back. Has one vegeterian option.

1  Thank Pat G G
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Found this place on Google while in Philly. We wanted barbecue, and we like hole-in-the-wall places. So after getting directions, off we went. And on a residential street, down a sweet little alleyway, there was Deke's. For $12 (plus an $8 side of ribs), we...More

1  Thank stamford_native
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Good Bar-b-Que goes with summer like Philadelphia and humidity. Seriously, the food was really good. Had the ribs and was really impressed. The beer selection was solid, with my server allowing me to sample a new beer. The location and environment are very friendly and...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Very limited parking situation but they have a valet. Turn over your keys!! and tip well :-) We did take out... and lots of it... couple racks of baby back, brisket, wings. All ready before I was able to finish my cocktail. All delicious. We...More

Thank Robin C
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 443 Shurs Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19128-3806
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-588-7427
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