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Blues BBQ

523 Hilltop Rd, Billings, MT 59105-2374
+1 406-245-2583
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (20 reviews)
“smoked meat” (7 reviews)
“potato salad” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
523 Hilltop Rd, Billings, MT 59105-2374
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The place is not fancy, but the food is awesome! There is also a drive up window for take out. It is a family operation. The staff is very personable and the service is excellent. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Best BBQ in Billings.and reasonable pricing. I would eat there every day i am in the 'Billings MT Heights". AND a reasonably priced gas station with a well stocked store.

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I'm sorry to say that Blue's BBQ is not as good as it was when I went here 3 years ago. While the atmosphere was still cozy and the staff were still friendly, the food has gone downhill. I ordered a combo dinner of smoked...More

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Funky place located in Billings Heights. Brisket and ribs are as good as any I've had and I have been all over the country!

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We usually visit Billings over a weekend once a year. We without fail will end up at Blues BBQ. Why would I eat anywhere else? We get it to go, take it back to our room and have a family dinner. The last time we...More

Thank knitnerd
Reviewed 9 June 2016

BBQ in Montana? Well that is what I thought but my husband loves BBQ so I agreed to drive by. That's when you see the gas station entrance although they do have a drive-thru. Went in and found a very busy but well staffed restaurant.The...More

Thank Sparky21Seattle
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

I was not aware of its location and it threw me off a little bit after ordering just accepted it. The staff is very friendly and the food is good. We had several different types of food ordered in my party and we all enjoyed...More

Thank 1bombboy1
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We went there for a Sat. Night dinner, and were not disappointed in the food. Great BBQ, and fun friendly service!

Thank Cassidy G
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Okay I have been all over and seeing a BBQ joint in a gas station is nothing new to me. Some of the best BBQ I have had is from down south on a road trip for work. Stopping for fuel and getting a surprise...More

Thank Powderburner
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Four of us all had something different and we were all pleased with our dinner. Sides were good and very large.

Thank Richard S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Hilltop Rd, Billings, MT 59105-2374
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Billings
  • Phone Number: +1 406-245-2583
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