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Dillon's KC BBQ Thunderbird

) #5 of 226 Restaurants in Peoria $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
8706 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381-4814
+1 623-979-5353
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (37 reviews)
“ribs” (36 reviews)
“burnt ends” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8706 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381-4814
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1 - 10 of 272 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had never been to this location before but had enjoyed the one on 59th many years ago. I'd forgotten just how good it really is. The menu is quite varied & most of the dishes are made in-house, including a delicious prickly pear salad...More

Thank nanatravels2
Reviewed 1 week ago

So many choices and some healthy options too even though this is a sports bar/pub restaurant. We had a nice time and the staff was very friendly and professional.

Thank Danielle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been a few times and have found it to be pretty consistent and good, food and service. Plan on moving to the area and like that we have been able to find a place like this.

Thank RJ53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the most part, the food and service are good. They expanded their parking lot and solved a big problem for hungry customers. When available, we purchase Groupons to save on our dine in orders. If you like Kansas City style B-B-Q, you'll enjoy the...More

Thank Amelia P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dillon's is great for BBQ. I went with a friend for lunch, it was my first visit. Now that I've been, I don't know what took me so long to get there! I had a pulled pork sandwich & fries....delicious. I told my husband "we...More

Thank Janet W
DillonsKCBBQ, Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ Thunderbird, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Janet, Thank you for the kind words, we're happy you enjoyed your visit with us and glad you finally made it in to one of our locations! Take Care Until Next Time, Keli K

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We had a big party arriving and the staff was guick to get us seated and brought our drink orders. The food is always great and the service is outstanding. Thanks for making our event nice and it is very much appreciated. We will be...More

Thank mhracin
DillonsKCBBQ, Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ Thunderbird, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, So happy we could accommodate your group and be apart of such a big day! Thank you for the kind words. Take Care, Keli K

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The food is great. Best wings EVER!! And the spicy bbq Awesome sauce is frick'n dee-licious!!! Burgers jalapeno rings salads, all of it YUM!!

Thank tabithah916
DillonsKCBBQ, Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ Thunderbird, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, How sweet are you?! Thank you for the awesome review! Take Care, Keli K

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The food is so good! This is my second visit to a Dillon's and I have no complaints. The last time was at the Wildlife World Zoo. Loved the onion rings, so sweet with a light crunchy coating. The BBQ meats were tender and flavorful....More

Thank Cheryltraveler
DillonsKCBBQ, Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ Thunderbird, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

HI Cheryl, Thank you for the amazing review and happy to hear you've been to 2 of our 4 locations! Right now is the perfect time to try out our lake pleasant location! Take Care, Keli K

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Menu good and you get plenty of food. Has lots of TV sports and I enjoy that. Good service and atmosphere. Would recommend before or after lake cruise.

Thank Rella T
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Went in for lunch, the food was great, the service fast and the food came as ordered. The brisket was tender, and moist. The ribs were flavorful, and big, meat was falling off the bone. The sides were big also. Will go back again.

Thank Phil E
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Leila G
What do you have as desserts?
4 April 2017|
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Response from Cheryl C | Reviewed this property |
We get wings when we go... haven't had dessert yet. The food is good so I'm sure their deserts are as well.
Joe A
Carter to party's?
4 December 2016|
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Response from dojean | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do catering. I have not personally utilized that feature but the food is great st Dillon's
Shelly D
Do you have Gluten free
26 August 2016|
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Response from marydW2173UQ | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. Their menu has a page of "gluten friendly" items. I can not post the website, but you can search and view the items online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8706 W Thunderbird Rd, Peoria, AZ 85381-4814
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 623-979-5353
  • E-mail
Kansas City Style BBQ served up in the valley of the sun!
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