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Chubby's Barbeque

16430A Old Frederick Rd, just off Rt 15N, Emmitsburg, MD 21727-8607
+1 301-447-3322
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (47 reviews)
“burnt ends” (25 reviews)
“baked beans” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
16430A Old Frederick Rd, just off Rt 15N, Emmitsburg, MD 21727-8607
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Had a chubby burger very good comes with fries would really prefer a side choice .parking lot a little ice up.

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We split a bbq beef sandwich and added another side of coleslaw. Excellent! The bbq sauces on the table ranged from “regular” to hot. The regular hit the spot. Sandwiches available with fries too. The restaurant is frequented by travelers, police and a few locals....More

Thank StLawrencelover
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We checked out this restaurant after having spent a day skiing at Liberty Mountain. This restaurant claims to have the best burnt ends south of the North Pole. Well, sorry to say, it taste more like grilled pot roast. The lean brisket was far from...More

Thank DBags
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Chubby’s BBQ is right alongside and visible from I-15 in Maryland. We had passed it many times and finally decided to try it. We were not disappointed and will never just drive by without stopping again! Our two favorite BBQ entrees besides ribs are pulled...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Did not expect to find decent BBQ in Maryland. Chubby’s was as good as BBQ I have had in Kansas City. Good burnt ends, mac and cheese, and beans. Local beers available.

Thank feuermedic
Reviewed 9 January 2018

If you are visiting Emmittsburg or headed for Gettysburg and crave really good BBQ, stop at Chubby's. It is not at all fancy, but the food will knock your socks off. Friendly folks.

Thank clarencestiehm
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped at Chubby’s for the first time on New Years Eve. We have driven past Chubby’s hundreds of times and wrote it off as a “dive”based in the exterior appearance. But several friends had insisted that the food is very good and I can...More

Thank SAinPA
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I stopped in and ordered a ½-pound brisket platter w/two sides ($15) and ½-pound pulled pork platter w/two sides ($15) to go. The pulled pork was very tender but not smoky. It was also a bit fattier than I would have liked. The brisket was...More

Thank MrOcho
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped to see the Firefighters Memorials on the way home and decided to get something to eat too.If you like everything BBQ then you will like this place. Everything is very spicy. My stomach just couldn't handle all the spiciness, but there were many choices...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped in after reading reviews on TripAdvisor to see for ourselves how good the food was. We pulled into the lot (actually bounced because it’s full of holes) and made our way inside. The building is old....very old. But we weren’t there as building...More

Thank mohmoh08
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16430A Old Frederick Rd, just off Rt 15N, Emmitsburg, MD 21727-8607
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Emmitsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 301-447-3322
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