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Roscoe's Barbeque

603 4th St SE, Rochester, MN 55904-7268
+1 507-285-0501
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“ribs” (12 reviews)
“pulled pork” (6 reviews)
“onion rings” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Fast food
603 4th St SE, Rochester, MN 55904-7268
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Favorite thing here is their Philly cheese steak sandwich with fries. I like the out door seating and there are plenty of tables. Don't forget ice cream for dessert. Check em out.

Thank Sami N
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We try to get here several times a summer and it was just as good again this year. The brisket was moist and tender. I order the baked beans and actually use the beans like a BBQ sauce. Just the right touch. My wife likes...More

Thank RonJmn
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This place never disappoints. The food is always great. I especially like the brisket. The seating is all outdoors

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

i worked here when i was 18 and i have a couple buddys that still work there from time to time. working there sucked but its the only restaurant i have ever worked in that i still love the food. the ribs are the best...More

Thank Adam H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We like the food choices at Roscoe's and very happy that they are open again. This is the old time drive inn place. It's a bit run down and showing its' age but the food was great. I had the fish which was very good...More

Thank RonJmn
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Roscoes is a long-time outside restaurant that is best known for it's ribs. I just wish there was a way to get their ribs during the last fall to early spring when they're closed.

Thank upnorth173
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We used to love the fish and chips dinner, telling others it was the best around. We just tried again this year and last year and it is now chewy and the outside crust is not the same at all. This was the last chance,...More

Thank debp51
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Great foodand great service! It's always sad when they close in the fall.. And wonderful when the snow thaws and they open again.

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Had a nice lunch at Roscoe’s, a seasonally-open roadside place in Rochester. Ribs were tasty, good sauce, did not detect much smoke except in the sauce, and smoke ring not really evident. Not sure why since the smoker unit, behind the tiny restaurant, is a...More

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Got a half rack to go, sauce was OK, nothing special. The root beer is outstanding!!! Didn't see or smell a smoker on site, the ribs were tender and meaty but could use a rub and some smoke. Maybe I spend to much time in...More

Thank Mike R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 603 4th St SE, Rochester, MN 55904-7268
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 507-285-0501
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