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Backyard BBQ

220 N Haughton Hwy, Greenup, IL 62428-1169
+1 217-923-5100
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good56%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“pulled pork” (4 reviews)
“ribs” (8 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
220 N Haughton Hwy, Greenup, IL 62428-1169
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We visited this place a couple weeks ago. We are always excited to try new places. Just average meal. Not much smoke flavor. Sides tasted like GFS premade. No table service. Staff was friendly enough. Slightly overpriced. Won't go back.

Thank Romy C
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Location is great. Service is exceptional. Prices are competitive. Food is uninspiring. This place reminded me a diner not a BBQ place. Ribs were ok. Pulled pork wasn't spectacular but still edible. The sides are small and lacked seasoning. The BBQ sauce seemed store bought....More

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Very clean. Super nice staff. Excellent food. Good value. Did not expect all that from what it looks like on the outside.

Thank mk1776
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

If you are on Highway 70 about 35 minutes before Indiana and 35 minutes from Effingham, IL then this stop in Greenup, IL should be considered. It is a quick off and on the interstate and they have very good BBQ and sides. Reasonably priced,...More

Thank LZMike
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here off of I70. Looked like a good BBQ place. It is. Worth the stop. Pulled pork and pulled chicken was great. Might stop here on our way back to try the brisket.

Thank Arthur M
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Didn't expect much to be honest, as this place is in the middle of nowhere... but wow! Happened in on all-you-can-eat rib night... left stuffed with some fantastic ribs! If you're passing through, stop here!

Thank Adam P
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

It was good food for the price. The Service was fast and polite. Could have more selection on the bread like cornbread and other yummys.

Thank Jose A
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Stopped in for dinner and I was not impressed. The counter service was very, very friendly and service was quick. The place was pleasant enough, even the bathroom was clean. The food was not all that good. I had a sample platter of ribs, brisket,...More

Thank Zebra_45678
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped by while passing on the interstate. Pork barbecue sandwich tasted like store bought, Cole slaw was pretty good, baked beans were sweet.

Thank hallercf
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

staying in greenup, decided to try the local bbq, was a nice little spot off the road, lady inside was very friendly and helpful with menu choices, the bbq was really good brisket is to die for and the pulled pork is simply amazing, being...More

Thank Rodney B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 N Haughton Hwy, Greenup, IL 62428-1169
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Greenup
  • Phone Number: +1 217-923-5100
New BBQ restaurant. Just off Interstate 70 in Greenup, IL. Homestyle BBQ, very friendly staff. Reasonable prices. Clean.
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