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Rivertowne BBQ

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$$ - $$$
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205 S 3rd St, Ozark, AR 72949-3205
+1 479-667-1808
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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Grand View, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had the best barbecue sandwich and sweet tea here. They have a very full menu plus a superb waitstaff. I can't wait until I get a chance to go again. I loved the atmosphere there.

Thank woondy1
Muldrow, Oklahoma
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96 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We had heard how good this was and my husband ate there before it changed owners and said it was much better then. The restaurant was decorated very nicely but was dusty. The staff was very friendly though. The fried pickles were good but our meals were not. My husband got the hot link dinner plate and it was overly... More 

Thank ashleydawnO4
Russellville ar
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We usually get take-out twice a month. The BBQ is great, and the portions are generous. The potato salad is awesome, as well as the French Fries

Thank Amy A
Springdale, Arkansas
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87 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

This place never disappoints. Never. Whether you get chicken, pork or beef its always so incredibly moist and a really good value. Their bbq sauce though is what takes the cake. If you are traveling through its maybe 7 minutes from the interstate and well worth travelling past the taco bell and mcdonalds at the exit to get some real... More 

Thank David G
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Great food friendly service we live nearby so we eat here often . They also do groups and catering here in Ozark Ar

Thank Tamyara
Colyell, Louisiana, United States
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Another stop on our Fall motorcycle trip. Some of the folks in our group have eaten here before and said that we cant miss it! I got the rib sandwich, and one of our riders got a platter that was too big for him, so i shared it with him! The ribs were out of this world, the brisket was... More 

Thank Erik W
Ozark, Arkansas
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117 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

If you're in the area of Ozark, AR this is the best BBQ I know of within 100 miles. We've been spoiled in the past by the former owners so it's been adjustment recently with the new ownership. The service is above average. The BBQ is very good considering the location. It isn't Texas, Memphis, or Kansas City BBQ but... More 

Thank Ken P
Ozark, Arkansas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Live in Ozark, eat there often. Still best bar-b-que around. Jumbo Brisket sandwich and Rivertowne beans. Have to have some Texas Toast to "sop up" the bean juice. If they would only add some desserts. Still a great value.

Thank Byron D
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

They have the best BBQ, love to eat here when we visit AR. The service was great and food was so good!

Thank MsDeltatraveler
Rogers, Arkansas
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177 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We were in town with friends visiting local wineries. There was 25 of us. Called ahead and they were able to seat us in about 10 minutes on a Saturday at noon. We could not all sit together but that was OK. I ordered pulled pork BBQ and wife ordered smoked salmon salad. Both were great. Service was pretty good... More 

Thank 1969RS

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S 3rd St, Ozark, AR 72949-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Ozark
  • Phone Number: +1 479-667-1808

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