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Buster Rhino's Southern BBQ

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Barbecue, Canadian
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28 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1A9, Canada
+1 905-432-8350
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Today
11:00 - 21:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Mon 11:00 - 21:00
Tue 11:00 - 22:00
Wed 11:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 00:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been several times for several different reasons. A patio visit which will never happen again. You are practically sitting on King st. with the smokers between the patio and the restaurant. Loud, dirty and terrible service. Maybe they should se if it's possible to put the patio on the side of the building? If not don't bother! Drinks inside!... More 

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Thank Brian D
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Visited the restaurant with my adult son for a weekend lunch. We found the food to be good, the staff friendly (our waitress was pleasant and chatty), the service to be timely and the atmosphere pleasant!! Would go again!

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Thank Dianne T
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Craft beer list and tap list are good. Menu choices good as well. Kids eat free on Mondays and the chicken fillets are huge. Pulled pork sandwich was average, meat being flavourful but lacking barbecue sauce. Sweet potato salad was bland. Fries okay.

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Thank Molita H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

I group of friends (8) and I came to grab some drinks and food outside on the patio. The business was not busy. We ordered everything at once to save time. 30 minutes has gone by and we have been patient. I got up to see what is happening. I saw two waitress chit-chat behind the bar. I asked if... More 

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Thank Chad K
Lindsay, Canada
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

The only thing good was the beer! Service was poor and the food order took at least 30min and I ordered a salad! It was not busy and I personally will never come here again😞

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Thank 114thelane
Napanee, Canada
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

We had visited this restaurant a couple of times before and decided to try it again. We were not disappointed. I had the Brisket sandwich and my wife had the Mac & Cheese (made on site) on Brisket. Both meals were excellent. We met the owner, Daryl, this time and learned that the carry specialty beers, some of which are... More 

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Thank Noel O
Oshawa, Canada
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24 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

The food is very tasty! But not cheap! But then again ribs aren't cheap anywhere you go nowadays. You get different sides like brown beans. The sides are very small portions though for what you are paying

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Thank Cathy R
Bowmanville, Canada
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

delicious bbq, cold beer on tap, mostly from local craft brewers, great atmosphere and a convenient downtown locaation. What more can you ask for?

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Thank funky_canadian_guy
Port Perry, Canada
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

They have amazing pulled pork and pulled chicken sandwiches. This location serves alcohol and has a nice patio to sit at during the summer months.

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Thank Nicole F
Whitby, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

Reserved a table before the Blue Rodeo concert, as we had done so for a previous concert and the food was great. This time as soon as we walked in, they seemed to be not prepared for the obvious crowds that would be out before such an event. They didn't even have any table menus to hand out, and had... More 

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Thank Pete M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Television
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa
  • Phone Number: +1 905-432-8350

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?