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Stray Dog BBQ

Hwy 60 & 103 Junction, Van Buren, MO
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
29 Oct 2016
“Great little place!”
30 Jul 2016
“We will be back”
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Hwy 60 & 103 Junction, Van Buren, MO
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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

The bbq is good, the pizza and service are both great. We frequent Stray Dog for any random family outing

Thank Jeremy M
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This was our first stop on a small weekend trip. We were hungry and live BBQ. We ordered 3 sandwiches and 1 pizza. All were delicious. Staff was friendly and helpful.

Thank Paulette E
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very good food and exellent service, well worth a stop, and also a good salladbar that goes with the dinner. Chef chatted with visitors witch was a positive thing

Thank Albin A
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stopped here for a late lunch on our way to Branson You order your food at a window and they deliver it to your table Our waitress was very friendly and spent some time chatting with us The food was good and I highly...More

Thank JohnBCt
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The place is about 45min away and we go there at least a few times a month. I've introduced several friends to the place and every one, from Missourians to New Yorkers love the place. I've spent 5 years of my life working in and...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We had a large group, so I give them major props for getting us in and out speedily. I thought the service was really good. But what I ate just wasn't. Seemed like most of our group liked what they got, but I was disappointed....More

Thank mpugh22
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This restaurant is a place your order, fill your drink and find a seat type of place. The servers bring your food to your table when it is ready. Our party of nine stopped in for dinner after a day of boating on Current River....More

Thank 63,628
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick lunch while traveling to Nashville. You would think that a place named the Stray Dog would allow dogs in their outdoor seating area, especially when there was no one sitting outside and only three tables occupied inside. Nope. So...More

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Not a fancy place, by far. However if you want good barbque this place has it. My husband now compares every bar b que place we go to to Stay Dog. We are planning a road trip to get some more.

Thank MaggieH5
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped for lunch. Bbq sandwhich was amazing. Onion rings were very good. Coleslaw was tastey. Hubby got chicken. Everything was so good. Kids got pizza they really enjoyed it. Staff was very friendly. Will be stopping when we come back through.

Thank Julie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 60 & 103 Junction, Van Buren, MO
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Van Buren