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Hot City Barbeque & Bistro

1313 S 6th St, Los Banos, CA 93635-4728
+1 209-826-4300
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (13 reviews)
“coleslaw” (4 reviews)
“tri tip” (13 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
1313 S 6th St, Los Banos, CA 93635-4728
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for pulled pork this is a must visit! Their sandwiches are incredible. Be sure to get there early sometimes they run out.

Thank HSVP
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This place has great BBQ items on the menu. Very down to earth place, limited seating and limited parking. The food was great and the service was good, but the prices are definitely on the high side, more than you would expect from a place...More

Thank Russ A
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It's a small place, but the food is excellent! I believe they are only open on the weekends. We will travel 40 miles just to eat there.

Thank Terri T
Reviewed 7 August 2017

First time visiting this place & I was initially concerned since I've been to many BBQ spots with decent smell and smoke ring, but lack of flavor did them in. Hot city BBQ was not one of these places! The flavor in their food can...More

Thank mtnbrider911
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived 5.45pm on a Sunday evening and were lucky to get the last order of ribs. They were flavourful and moist- truly delicious. The tri tip was also good. The coleslaw fresh and crisp but the macaroni salad not to our taste Beer and...More

Thank SueDen27
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The place is small but the food was amazing. The BBQ Ribs were outstanding. The meat falls off the bones and the tri tip was really good. The potato salad and beans were also amazing. You must stop and eat here if your in Los...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The tri-tip was amazing! The staff was friendly and helpful when figuring out what to eat! The restaurant was clean. Only issue was not a lot of parking

Thank Jack J
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Been here lots of times. Tried almost everything. It has all surpassed my expectations on what good bbq should be. Only open 2 days a week just cause they can! Looooove it!

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Not only does Hot City have a friendly and helpful staff, their food is very tasty and the portion sizes are large.

Thank Aundre G
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I have had lots of different BBQ around the world and nothing compares to hot city tri tip. You see the food being cooked right at the entrance. We have also used their catering several times and have gotten lots of compliments. The party packs...More

Thank Blanca D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 S 6th St, Los Banos, CA 93635-4728
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Banos
  • Phone Number: +1 209-826-4300
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