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Zacks Barbecue

721 E Bridge St, Hotchkiss, CO
+1 970-872-3199
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (8 reviews)
“chef salad” (5 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
721 E Bridge St, Hotchkiss, CO
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Reviews (89)
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My son and I ate dinner here on a Friday evening after spending a day hiking in the Colorado mountains. It was a very down-to-earth restaurant with a small, Hometown feel. The brisket we had was so delicious... tender and flavorful sauce to compliment it....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here for a late lunch/early dinner on a Sunday. I hadn't been in 10+ years, but it was exactly as I remembered. Busy, welcoming and full of great options. Everything we ordered was great, and the standouts were the fried chicken and the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here with a very large party 30+ people. Everything was great the food the service was amazing!! We even had separate checks within our party and they handled everything beautifully!! Great place and great people!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

And… its pretty good bbq, too. We started with a bowl of chili, which while good, proved to lead directly to leftovers, as the main meals are high volume. Lady had the bbq chicken plate/dinner and I had the same but with brisket and pork...More

Reviewed March 19, 2018

I've only been to Zack's once, (I will be back!) and already I can state that some poor souls must have hit something in the force or gotten up on the wrong side of life, because the folk's at Zacks care a LOT about their...More

Reviewed February 8, 2018

Been going to this restaurant for decades. My personal favorite is the chopped beef special and the chef salad (which is chock full of smoked meats). Family members love the BBQ beef ribs, the BBQ chicken dinners and the prime ribs on the weekends. This...More

Reviewed February 8, 2018

I've been going to Zack's since I was a little girl...around 40-45 years. I went there when Cheryl's dad first opened it, while it was part of the local livestock auction.They have always provided really good BBQ. I've also seen them treat elderly patrons with...More

Reviewed November 20, 2017

Went here for breakfast yesterday before heading back to Utah. Had the eggs and hash browns with patty sausage. Service was really slow for the food. Nearly 40 minutes to get breakfast. Granted, the place was a little busy but 40 minutes is a little...More

Reviewed October 12, 2017

They slow cook beef and hams for 24 hours in an applewood smoker with special salts/papers and secret mix on the ribs

Reviewed August 29, 2017

An obvious home-town favorite, this is the place to stop for lunch. Not crowded (it's bow-hunting season) but food is excellent. The cowboy bowl is a little heavy on the beans but the meat was delicious. Recommend the brisket sandwich and the ham sandwich.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 E Bridge St, Hotchkiss, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Hotchkiss
  • Phone Number: +1 970-872-3199
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