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Woody's Smokehouse

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25124 Demott Dr, Joplin, MO 64801-6370
+1 417-781-9800
07:00 - 21:00
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beef brisket we ordered for our company party was perfect, Very tender and moist. Wasn't sure how much to get but they knew exactly how much to feed a hungry staff. When I picked it up at the drive thru, everything we needed was loaded for us ready to go. Plates, dinnerware, pickles, onions, BQ sauce, etc. The bread... More 

Thank patbI772TK
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We eat Woodys brisket often. It's always good. The service is fast and friendly. They will always let you sample anything new you want to try.

Thank Barbara D
Joplin, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic, tender, moist , smoked turkey! Always great. Though everyone loves their brisket and pork, I enjoy the turkey every time and highly recommend it! Service is always fast, pleasant and accurate!

Thank octoberhart
Joplin, Missouri
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We usually carry out but eating inside is also enjoyable with plenty of seating. We love the "grab and go" special with the BBQ chopped beef sandwich, side, and a drink. All of the sides are great. The baked beans have a wonderful smoky flavor and the potato salad is homemade. We also will get half a chicken special with... More 

Thank drgreek
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We were very satisfied with our BBQ meals. Brisket and Chicken were on the table and we sampled each other's entree. I'd go again when I'm in Joplin.

Thank Rick C
Little Rock, Arkansas
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This place appears to be a Rudys knockoff. Rudys is a Texas BBQ chain and this place seemed to take their format with a different name. The brisket was a little dry but I got the lean cut. It was tender so no complaints there. The ribs were nice and tender with a good smoke flavor. The sausage was good... More 

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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We love bar-b-que, but were a bit disappointed with our meal. We had brisket sandwiches, the in between. Not too lean and not too marbled. The meat seemed very lean and a little dry. We used the sweet sauce, but it had a strong flavor that seemed to cover up the taste of the brisket. Order the beans only if... More 

Thank Becky K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Try the burnt ends you won't regret it. It's something that is not actually on the menu. Trust me though you will be happy you did

Thank Salena_C77
Joplin, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Food is Ok, not the greatest in the world but OK for the Joplin area. The best part about eating here was the car show!!!

Thank Mike M
Shawnee, KS
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

My wife and I had dinner here on our way through Joplin. It was well worth going a bit out of our way to enjoy their food. I had a combination plate of pulled pork and smoked turkey. Both were excellent but I am particularly picky about smoked turkey. This was a whole smoked turkey breast that was slice to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25124 Demott Dr, Joplin, MO 64801-6370
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Joplin
  • Phone Number: +1 417-781-9800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?