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Pappy's Smokehouse

3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
+1 314-535-4340
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (1,533 reviews)
“pulled pork” (450 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived about 1-1.5 hours before closing. Security was directing traffic in & out of the parking lot, and there was a long line to order. As we got closer to the ordering window, they were running out of items. By the time we got...More

Thank happywanderer856
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

And it could be right! Very tender meat, slow cooking you can tell. Both pulled pork and ribs are excellent. Regarding the sides (apart from the green beans) are too sweet especially the baked beans and the sweet potato fries.. They even add sugar on...More

Thank poujouloux
Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed the visit, thought the food was great. The fried corn wasn't quite to my taste, but glad I tried it. Great atmosphere, glad we stopped by. The brisket had a great taste to it and they give you plenty.

Thank Marty J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Hands down the best ribs I've ever had. I am not a huge rib fan but had to try them here. The glaze and the texture on the outside had just enough crunch and the tenderness and the smokiness that's on the inside was amazing....More

Thank TossTheDog
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I came to St. Louis to support our daughter who had an interview today. We are all foodie's and had to hit one of the BBQ joints in town. We stopped by Pappy's to check it out. I asked the head chief...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 6 days ago

best ribs i've had and best sweet potato fries too. Great string beans dressing, have no idea what the sauce was but it was great. they ran out of brisket which was disappointing, but still a huge success. Definitely would go back.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in town for a concert & decided to try Pappy's out. Our hotel shuttle driver agreed that it was a great place to eat. We had to wait in line for about 30 minutes. The food was good, but a little warmer than...More

Thank nurseynurse88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second trip to Pappys. Once again it didn’t disappoint. The brisket and fried corn on the cob was excellent. The option of sauce were plentiful. The platter was more than I could eat and I was able to share with my toddler...More

Thank Johnamcfadden
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great BBQ spot, busy but very quick service and great food. We shared the Adam's Bomb. Just a ton of food that 6 of us shared. In the top 2 or 3 BBQ spots we've been to in several states. The ribs are fantastic!

Thank Traderguy2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply incredible. We are not huge rib fans, so were going to focus on pulled pork, brisket, etc. The owner (or someone else working there) asked what we were ordering, and said we had to get the ribs, because they were the best thing on...More

Thank Tallen01
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6 July 2017|
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Response from Chadwick A | Reviewed this property |
No. But they do sell their sauce in several stores, perhaps you can find it online.
20 January 2017|
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Response from Frank C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what the lines will be at that time. seems most people ding have a problem. only thing I have heard is that when they run out of bbq for the day than that is it. it's closng time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Grand Center / Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Grand Center / Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 314-535-4340
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