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Buster's Southern BBQ & Bakery

1207 Foothill Blvd, Calistoga, CA 94515-1715
+1 707-942-5605
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“tri tip” (72 reviews)
“pulled pork” (24 reviews)
“baked beans” (16 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
1207 Foothill Blvd, Calistoga, CA 94515-1715
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was here for a light dinner. The food is ok, but nothing special. The only specialty is that they are the only ones in town with southern BBQ. It's a bit too much fast food style for my taste, but that's alright. For tourists: go...More

Thank Martin K
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great place for a bbq dinner while enjoying 3 hours of live music - really good too. We heard Groovology last sunday and they were excellent. Really like this place and come here whenever we are in calistoga. They serve a range...More

Thank Bronwen L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a break from wine tasting to enjoy some excellent tasting BBQ. We had the Tri-Tip, pulled pork, ribs, and chicken - all paired with some iced tea / Arnold Palmer. Wonderful portions for a reasonable price - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!

Thank John A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch, drawn in be the delicious bbq smell. Ordered the pork ribs, potato salad and a draft beer. The setting is simple; paper plates, rolls of tissue to wipe your sticky fingers. Food was amazing. Best ribs ever. Nice chatty local group...More

1  Thank steph2812
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a meat lover, this is the place 4U. Best BBQ ribs I have ever had, cooked on a outdoor open fire. Absolutely amazing flavors!! Use your fingers:-)

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Food was excellent, especially the tri-tip. Had an impromptu party and needed good food that was reasonably priced. This fit the bill.

Thank lucagrammie
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We were going to walk into downtown Calistoga, looking for lunch. I told my wife "We're going to stop at the first place that smells good." Good plan. As we left the Bergson where we were staying, and started walking east on Lincoln Avenue, the...More

Thank AvWriter
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We had a quick stop here in our way through the wineries and the food was delicious! They are really fast to serve you, the price is good and you will definitely feel good about yourself and life in general after eating it.

Thank Magalmagal
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Rustic & simple, if not rough, atmosphere. The BBQ is good. Our group had pulled pork, beef ribs, tri-tip, beans, cole slaw & potato salad. Everyone enjoyed their meal..

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

My pet will be celebrating his 6th bday so we went for a 1.15 hrs ride to calistoga for some treat. Got the pork ribs, beef ribs, tritip & pork loin to go. Was so disappointed: everything except for pork ribs were dry & bland....More

Thank Irma L
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Linda R
14 July 2018|
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Response from Irma L | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. But every time I go there seating was not a problem. They have benches aside from the main dining area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1207 Foothill Blvd, Calistoga, CA 94515-1715
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Calistoga
  • Phone Number: +1 707-942-5605
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