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Qfanatic BBQ and Grill

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$$ - $$$
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180 Miller Rd, Champlin, MN 55316-1489
+1 763-323-6550
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in on a Saturday afternoon for lunch and was very, very pleased. The pulled pork sandwich was huge and very, very tasty. The bun, definitely not the average, run-of-the mill bun. Add the cole slaw with a generous squirt of the house sauce and -- voila, near perfection. Count me as a new, regular customer.

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Thank Linda N
Anoka, Minnesota
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86 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

Good barbeque, sides are only OK. Better than Dave's. Wait times can be long on Friday and Saturday.

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Thank Stephen C
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

After seeing them on Diners Drive-Ins and Dives we had to check it out. Best barbecue I have ever had! Ribs are fall off the bone and all of their side dishes are homemade. We have been there multiple times now and have never been disappointed.

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Thank Beverly W
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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249 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We have been here many times and wanted to take some friends here. Menu on the wall when you enter and then order at the counter. You are given a number and then they bring the food out to you. Grab plates and forks and wait for your food with some free popcorn. Small dining room area with a TV... More 

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Came here with the family for dinner. Ordered the 2lb sampler platter. The ribs were way over seasoned. I couldn't even eat mine. The pulled pork was good, the brisket was over cooked. We really wanted to try the Ham, but they were out. We are willing to give it another try some night though.

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Thank soost2
Champlin, Minnesota
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

fan of BBQ you have to go to Qfanatic for the areas best BBQ they slow smoke ther aged to perfection Brisket than tenderize and marinate with just the perfect amount of they're own private label secret family recipe the pulled belly pork is awesome try it with the dry rubbed ribs and finish it off with the best smoked... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Q Fanatic is the only MN entry in Johnny Fugitt's book The 100 Best Barbecue Restaurants in America. Living in the Twin Cities, this was the logical place to begin our nationwide BBQ odyssey. Ambience: small and somewhat cramped restaurant, with long lines at prime dinner hours. Food: the baked beans with burnt ends was a fantastic dish, The pulled... More 

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Thank jetsly
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120 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We arrived before the crowd so if your planning to dine in come early. It's your traditional BBQ served on platters. We ordered 2 of the 2lb deluxe samples and there was plenty of food for six with leftovers sent home. Meat was good,liked that no sauce so everyone chose what they enjoyed. For sides we had baked beans, grilled... More 

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Thank Lisa Y
Plainfield, Illinois
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Tried this place after seeing it on Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives. We had the one pound sampler with beef brisket, pulled pork and spicy sausage. The serving size was very good. Plenty for two people. Baked beans and spicy fries for sides. The food was very good but I think I was expecting more after seeing Guy rave about it... More 

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Thank ILTraveler156
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Although the BBQ is good, its not amazing, knock you out of your seat good. I'm not sure how they got on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives as they really didn't knock it out of the park for us our first visit, so we tried again - still no luck. The food wasn't bad by any means - just didn't get... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Miller Rd, Champlin, MN 55316-1489
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Champlin
  • Phone Number: +1 763-323-6550

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