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Big R's & Shannon's Bar-B-Q

213 S 1st Ave, La Grange, KY 40031-1203
+1 502-222-0058
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
213 S 1st Ave, La Grange, KY 40031-1203
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for lunch. The bbq nachos weren't bad but the boneless wings were awful! Tasted like they were fried in old oil. My husband thought the brisket tasted like cigarette smoke. The baked beans needed seasoning... Tasted like van de camps brand that hadn't...More

Thank mooseministries
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Onion rings were great. Brisket was good, but they forgot to give me barbQ sauce. Was a bit dry without it.Chicken fingers and fries were good.Wings I thought were great, but my daughter thought they were dry. Make sure to check for the barabq sauce...More

Thank SROSE6
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Late evening stop on the highway. Excellent ribs and pulled pork sandwich. Cornbread bourbon caramel desert is the BEST! Manager had to deal with a hateful, stupid customer that couldn't figure out how to order. She did a terrific job! Overall one of the best...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I only eat BBQ every month or so. But, when I do, I have something very specific in mind. I like cherrywood smoked with a flavorful rub. Not just hot or very hot. Not just gooped up with sauce either. I want layers of flavor...More

Thank Suzanne F
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Second visit. Bf had the pork bowl again and loved it. It's a bed of cornbread topped with baked beans, pulled pork, slaw, pickles, and onions. I had the pulled pork sandwich with baked beans. Both were good. I deducted a star because the pork...More

Thank DanaRod213
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This little hole in the wall produces some time of the line barbeque! Their barbeque nachos are ridiculously satisfying. Suggest you double check your order if you plan to carry out, otherwise it is great!!

Thank ElaineAus2013
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I usually get the sliced smoked brisket but most everything is amazing. Brisket Nachos are to die for and on top of that the staff is excellent. Is a frequent lunch stop of mine and my family's.

Thank cotacrawford
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Lots of chicken or beef on the sandwiches and come with onion, pickle chips and sauce. Got them to go with my Cashbook savings- great deal that way. Next door to Sweet shop also.

Thank Trav22
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Driving home from the south stopped for a quick dinner. We had pulled pork sandwich and brisket nachos. Edible. Used the bbq sauce to moisten the pork which was dry. Only one type of sauce and it was on the sweet side (not my fav)....More

1  Thank SightSee-ers
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We have eaten here a couple times when visiting relatives in Oldham county & have enjoyed the food. There is ample seating for big parties

Thank jjcorum1959
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 S 1st Ave, La Grange, KY 40031-1203
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  La Grange
  • Phone Number: +1 502-222-0058
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