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Bandana's Barbecue

308 S 44th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6700
+1 618-315-6550
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (44 reviews)
“pork” (17 reviews)
“garlic bread” (11 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
308 S 44th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6700
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As the title says, this was our first time eating at a Bandana's BBQ. We thought it was good. I had the southern style pulled pork sandwich, but asked that the cole slaw be on the side, in case I didn't like it on the...More

Thank mimimingo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really good BBQ sauce collection to choose from. Staff was very nice and attentive. Food was just so-so though. I have eaten at numerous Bandana's, this one was on the lower end. Ribs could have been smoke a couple hours longer, and the turkey seemed...More

Thank beachinfool
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not usually a fan of BBQ in general, but my dad loves it and Bandana's is one of his favorites. When I go, I order off the budget buster menu, a meat, two sides, and a piece of delicious garlic bread for $6....More

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 12 January 2018

My family enjoys the great tastes of the best BBQ in the Midwest! We always have great food and great service too! Try the boiled peanuts and the KC BBQ Sauce.

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here traveling in from Michigan to Mississippi. The food was tasty with good portions. Lots of different barbecue sauces to try. Overall, it was a fine, reasonably priced meal. Our service was slow and the waitresses seemed to be always in quite...More

Thank Wolverine514
Reviewed 5 December 2017

The Memphis style barbecue was awesome and the barbecue sauces were all great. The sides were fantastic and the service was excellent. Just off the Interstate - a must if you like barbecue.

Thank changnma
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised with the great food and service. We were expecting run-of-the-mill BBQ, but this restaurant was great! They offer platters in a lunch and dinner size, and even though it was dinner, we ordered the lunch portion which was more than adequate....More

Thank Sally J
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Was ok barbecue but not great little dry for my liking Did have lots of sauces available to help Wait staff was friendly and able to describe there entrees

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This restaurant was quite close to the motel where I was staying so I thought I'd give it a try. I wasn't disappointed. The food was well-prepared and very tasty and the portions were large. If I happen to be in this area again I'll...More

Thank flyboy1946
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Group of 7 , one time 8 another ate dinner here..Ended up the last thing we did as no more time..If you have all day to eat good place to eat and talk and talk and talk..PORTIONS much smaller than before..counted 22 fries most smaller...More

Thank 2017art
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 S 44th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6700
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-315-6550
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