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Billy Sims BBQ

2830 E 7th St, Joplin, MO 64801-1690
+1 417-624-1978
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“beans” (4 reviews)
“ribs” (13 reviews)
“fast food” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2830 E 7th St, Joplin, MO 64801-1690
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Ribs are never my first choice for BBQ food, but the enthusiasm of the folks behind the counter convinced me I needed to try one. Boy, was I surprised! Delicious, moist and meaty, I'll certainly have ribs on next visit. Sides were clearly made on...More

Thank Candyman5000
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

The team I was working with ordered in some BBQ for lunch and it was really good. Both the pulled pork and brisket were cooked perfectly - tender and some really nice bark on the brisket. Beans were good and I really liked the potato...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Billy Simms exceeds where places like Rib Crib and others fail. Here there are a couple recipes that stand out - the baked beans with brisket are the best in the state. Their loaded potatoes are also unrivaled around here.

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

1st time at this or any Billy Simms. Working trip. 1st the ?bad? No napkins in sight anywhere. Wet naps only. Next? OMG! Excellent Pulled Pork and Smoked Brisket Combo! Smokey, Juicy, who needs sauce? Very cheesy Mac & Cheese, I got the Green Beans...More

Thank GunnyS2862
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

A bit pricey but some really good BBQ and beans! Clean. Friendly staff. Marcydiner tantrum scale of 5/5-no screaming kids.

Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

It was a bit pricy at $15 but it was very good. Sliced brisket with a lovely smoke ring and so tender I could pull it apart easily. Baked potato salad was made with sour cream instead of mayo and was much better!! The bbq...More

Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

My favorite is the potato with chopped brisket! But never had a bad meal here...ribs and pulled pork are always great!

Thank Kerri B
Reviewed 28 June 2015

May be a little pricey for some but well worth the cost! The pulled pork sandwich they give you could easily feed two, my husband loves the ribs & my aunt the hot links great coleslaw & beans too.

Thank didi56570412
Reviewed 27 June 2015

We eat several times a month at Billy Sims BBQ in Joplin. There are quite a few BBQ places in Joplin but we always seem to return to Billys because we like it the best. The meat is very tender and the sides are also...More

Thank OkieDokieIII
Reviewed 13 May 2015

We placed a large order ahead of time for a graduation party. The order was ready on time. It was packaged perfectly to keep it from spilling and to keep it warm. Everything was delicious!

Thank SherrieLyne
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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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: 2830 E 7th St, Joplin, MO 64801-1690
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Joplin
  • Phone Number: +1 417-624-1978
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