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Bubbas Bar-b-que Restaurant - CLOSED

118 1st St, Idaho Falls, ID 83401-3967
+1 208-523-2822
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible20%
17 Jun 2015
“Bubba's BBQ”
29 Apr 2015
“Sadly, it closed its doors this past Sunday :(”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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118 1st St, Idaho Falls, ID 83401-3967
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

The waitresses were always friendly, but the old bond hair lady (mgr) was so curt and rude. I ate here often, but over time the service and food went downhill fast. Poor smoked flavor on brisket, poor food presentations, always running out of food that...More

Thank opillio
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Having frequented the restaurant for breakfast, we were saddened to learn the lease holder wants to open up their own restaurant, and has 'squeezed' Bubbas staff out. With all the negative reviews, I can honestly say breakfast was the better meal there. I do wish...More

1  Thank tripnew01
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Of course, in matters of taste, honest people can disagree. I was surprised by the number of negative votes on Bubba's. My wife and I have been eating at Bubba's for years. The Sunday morning brunch is best in our opinion, followed by the all-you-can-eat...More

Thank FredA508
Reviewed 19 March 2015

For starters, the food was awful. Very dry and bland. The blonde older looking "lady" who I believe manages the place was very rude and unprofessional. You can get better food and customer service at a McDonalds.

3  Thank FAMILYHATER
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Pulled pork, ribs, chicken, take your pick all were luke-warm and dry to the extreme. A plus was that they had BBQ sauce on the table to drown it. Thought staff was friendly until going to the salad bar. Why would you sell that when...More

Thank Gsmithbeer
Reviewed 1 November 2014

First of all, I've been to Bubba's a few times and love the one in Jackson WY, but this one needs to improve A LOT! I've tried their breakfast(very greasy) and their dinner is worse then a TV dinner. I ordered the fish and chips...More

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 25 September 2014

nothing beats bubbas for bbq with great sides and the best of service and price to boot. the ribs are to die for and they accommodate kids and elderly real well. good choices of sauces for the adventurous or mild

Thank gregsaw1999
Reviewed 26 August 2014

If you like BBQ, Bubba's is for you. Casual, spaceous, quiet, complimented by attentive service. And be prepared for large servings. (Try 'em for breakfast, too -- mmm!) While wine is available, I'd like to have a selection, but the lack of a wine list...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Decent BBQ in the Intermountain West is hard to find, so it's with pleasure that I've been coming here for the last fifteen years or so whenever I pass through. Yes, it takes an extra two or three minutes off I-15, but it's easy to...More

Thank Ernie K
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Bubba's is our go-to when taking out-of-town guests out to dinner. Never a wait. Always delicious. Local favorite of 1/2 pulled pork and 1/2 beef brisket makes my mouth water just thinking about it. Yummy signature sauce comes on the side so you can tailor...More

Thank AuntNae
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  • Address: 118 1st St, Idaho Falls, ID 83401-3967
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Idaho Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 208-523-2822
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