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Spero's House of Barbecue

137 East 50th Street South, Malad City, ID 83252-1307
+1 208-766-5575
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (8 reviews)
“garlic bread” (8 reviews)
“pulled pork” (6 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Barbecue
137 East 50th Street South, Malad City, ID 83252-1307
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

My wife and I stopped off here as it was half way between Salt Lake City and Idaho Falls. I'd already decided to head to Spero's based on the reviews and we weren't disappointed. I had the tri-tip sandwich and my wife had the pulled...More

Thank stu_uk
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch largely based on the beautiful flowers and charming garden like setting. The southern sandwich was cole-slaw topped tender shredded pork on a delightfully crusty chewy bun. As a Texan- I generally applaud the use of mesquite charcoal. However, to...More

Thank TexasMedusa
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This little gem started out with a little Tuff Shed type building, and a bunch of smokers. Then they added tables. Then they got too big and moved to a new location, with more tables, shade, more smokers, and possibly a bigger 'building'. The reason...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Can't fault the service which was superb - friendly and quick. The place looked busy and with all the BBQ smokers sitting outside I was anticipating a freshly cooked delicious lunch. Had the ribs and Chicken combo which was very reasonable priced but unfortunately most...More

Thank netuser247
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This is our second trip to Spero's in the last week. We stopped here on our way to Yellowstone and we're blown away by the taste and portion sizes of the food. Pulled pork that melts in your mouth. I got the tri-tip sandwich, it...More

Thank mattk_97
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We drive to southern Idaho from northern Utah for Sunday drives and to grab lottery tix. We stopped here for dinner. It's a little shed that they serve food out of with outdoor seating. The staff were extremely friendly. The food is good. I had...More

Thank Michaela M
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Just stopped in on our way to Lava. The outdoor tables and atmosphere were perfect. The BBQ was oh, so good my husband and I shared a truckers special it was plenty. The teenagers all enjoyed the large pulled pork sandwiches. Now I will know...More

1  Thank Jenni G
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Its pretty good. more cooked with wood than smoked with wood. the pulled pork sandwich was probably the best thing on the menu.

Thank dzlyn
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We stopped for lunch Friday on our way to Lava Hot Springs. We tried a plate with ribs, chicken and pulled pork. We got one plate and split the food. It was all amazing. The garlic french bread is worth getting an extra order. We...More

Thank Brimarie19
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We were in Pocatello on business heading back to Salt Lake City for our flights. We pulled off I15 to get gas when 1 of our party spotted this place. Barbecue sounded good. It was 1:30 so we missed the lunch crowd but there were...More

Thank 925ricks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 East 50th Street South, Malad City, ID 83252-1307
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Malad City
  • Phone Number: +1 208-766-5575
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