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John and Cooks BBQ

1310 SW 21st St, Lawton, OK 73501-6904
+1 630-688-2355
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“baked beans” (8 reviews)
“beef brisket” (4 reviews)
“cole slaw” (4 reviews)
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10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1310 SW 21st St, Lawton, OK 73501-6904
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Thought the meat was really good, not dry like some have said though it only had the dry rub season on it and smoke. You have to add the sauce. Which I prefer. Ribs were my favorite. Baked beans were good but heavy on the...More

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Mmm mmm the best bbq ribs. I have every had. And the staff is friendly and great. I would tell everyone too come here for great food.

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Really good- brisket, potato salad, Cole slaw Average- pulled pork and baked beans Slacking- sliced white bread. The service is very fast in this nothing fancy about it restaurant where the air is filled with smoky aromas. I would think they could spring for some...More

Thank Micky O
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

By far the best BBQ in lawton. Everything was cooked perfect. The ribs are the best I have had in a long time. The sides were great and the service was fast.

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Nothing special about this place. Decent BBQ. The locals seem to love it, but the place is old and worn. The service slow. The food average. Prices are average. The only interesting was the potato salad- it was different. Would I go back - n0....More

Thank FredFStone
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We were in Lawton for the rodeo and based upon the TA reviews we decided to try John & Cooks. So glad we did as this is some of the best BBQ we've had. We had the sampler platter with ribs, pulled pork, brisket and...More

Thank MNM1011
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

While in Lawton waiting to visit my daughter at Fort Sill, I found this place on Trip Advisor. The restaurant is down a little side street right off one of the main roads - you can't miss it. First of all, let me just say...More

Thank SunFlwrGrl
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This place was good down home cooking BBQ. The meat was tender and the sauce great. The sides were excellent. Potato salad very good and the baked beans had a wonderful different flavor. The portions were generous. The best part was as soon as we...More

Thank Barb P
Reviewed 30 January 2017

During a recent trip to Ft Sill National Cemetery, Elgin, OK, I decided to check out a local Q' joint in Lawton. I typed in "best barbecue in Lawton, OK", and I immediately knew that my Q' taste buds would be challenged when Billy Sims...More

Thank Chili56
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Some of the best bar-b-que we have had. A unique sauce, wonderful smoked meats, and delicious sides. We had the potato salad and baked beans. It's off on a side road, an easy jaunt from motels off the interstate though. They had good specials, all...More

Thank 4fromkansas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1310 SW 21st St, Lawton, OK 73501-6904
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Lawton
  • Phone Number: +1 630-688-2355
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