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Ralph's Pink Flamingo BBQ

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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2801 Old Greenwood Rd, Ste 3, Fort Smith, AR 72903-4547
+1 479-649-7427
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Tue 11:00 - 15:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

it's good BBQ, and the portions are decently sized. Just expect to spend around $12 or $14 a person. We could have/should have shared entrees. Friendly folks.

Thank Kyle M
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The BBQ gets many good reports here, deservedly. Also very good are the side dishes. Staff is Very friendly and accomodating.

Thank Flint_Creek_Farm
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten here several times for lunch! It is good BBQ!!! Really like the cheesy potatoes! Will definitely be back!

Thank GreatFamilyTime5
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Best BBQ in town as far as I'm concerned. Always fresh and huge portions served with a smile. Be sure and get a to go box because if you manage to eat your whole meal there won't be room for one of their scrumptious desserts.

Thank Marolyn S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Great BBQ staff was friendly and food was hot and HUGE portions! We all ordered something different and everything was good

Thank Amanda N
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Ralph and his family and employees know how to very simply and consistently serve everyone who comes to the pink flamingo barbecue. The meals are simple and very well done. The atmosphere is light and fun. There's almost always laughter. My favorite is one of their Staples, the pulled pork sandwich. All the meals come with a side of sausage.... More 

Thank pastorphillipm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Family owned business and they have great BBQ! Must eat here if nearby on days they're open. It's delicious! They have desserts too. Wonderful meats and sides! The BBQ is so flavorful!

Thank SkyDragonfly
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I had pulled pork and sausage pate and loved every bite. There's not many restaurants in town where the owner makes your plate and then come to the table to check on you later.

Thank matt s
Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

I don't think the people in this restaurant could have made me feel any more welcome...they were very kind and friendly and the generous portion of pulled pork on the sandwich set the expectations high at the beginning of the meal. Unfortunately, the BBQ did not live up to the expectation.

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Hot Springs
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

This place has an excellent barbecue. The platter comes with a sausage included and a side that is a perfect pairing.

Thank Lindee C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Old Greenwood Rd, Ste 3, Fort Smith, AR 72903-4547
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fort Smith
  • Phone Number: +1 479-649-7427

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