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City Barbeque

5 E Franklin St, Centerville, OH 45459-5913
+1 937-312-1350
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (34 reviews)
“corn pudding” (24 reviews)
“hush puppies” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
5 E Franklin St, Centerville, OH 45459-5913
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed my free birthday sandwich, yummy!! Sausage on Texas toast with jalapeños. Kids had pulled pork and their favorite Mac&Cheese As always, All tasted really great!!! My free birthday chocolate cake was awesome last week, with the family meal, best deal. Sign up for rewards...More

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have served City Barbeque for sever parties, most recently a high school graduation party. They set it up on time and beautifully. Our guests loved it and consumed it all. This was great of course, but we were kind if hoping for some leftovers...More

Thank ChrisM2606
Reviewed 17 May 2018

the line to order and pick up barbecue moves fast and both the staff and the clientele are friendly. The food was good.

Thank Lori N
Reviewed 24 April 2018

I am a “Snowbird” so I spend half the year in Florida, I just returned to the Ohio home two days ago. After six months away my taste buds get to crave local foods that I have enjoyed for years prior to starting this “split”...More

Thank mike h
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

It's average as far as barbecue goes but their brisket is outstanding. I think it's the best thing on their menu.

Thank slkric4077
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I've had BBQ in several states throughout the entire country and am amazed how many great BBQ joints there are. Sadly this is not one of them. My ribs were extremely fatty and were cold when served. My wife had pulled pork sandwich that was...More

Thank travelmonkey446
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Sandwiches piled high with meat however the bun is not supportive. You can get the meat put on Texas toast for more money and I would recommend that unless you want to eat part of your sandwich with a fork which I did when it...More

Thank kredlady77
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Incredibly good food. Excellent staff. Everything made fresh. Had the best potato salad I've ever eaten here. The greens were just amazing and the pulled pork as to die for. Great flavor. Great selection of sauces. I plan on going back. Unbelievable bargain for amazing...More

Thank SamM222
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Variety of menu is great. Had brisket chili, green beans, and corn side. The pulled pork and corn bread looked great. Desserts looked fresh as well. I'd eat here again.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

This is a must do place if you want some of the best BBQ in the country. They have perfected their craft. When you are in the vicinity you can see, and smell, the smokers putting out wafts of smoke. Wood is piled up outside...More

Thank BandB-Lovers_30-yrs
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Bill B
20 May 2017|
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Response from Larry B | Reviewed this property |
Agree, what is the question? If its the menu, its on line at citybbq.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 E Franklin St, Centerville, OH 45459-5913
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Centerville
  • Phone Number: +1 937-312-1350
Fast-casual barbeque restaurant serving authentic comfort food. Serves award-winning BBQ, huge sandwiches, homemade sides, fresh salads, and incredible desserts. All meats—beef brisket, pulled pork, St. Louis–cut ribs, Amish chickens, turkey breast, and special-recipe sausage—are smoked on site, and all sides and desserts are made fresh daily in the restaurant. Caters thousands of events every year, of all sizes and styles: everything from formal weddings and backyard graduation parties to company picnics and family reunions. Great for lunch, dinner, dine-in, or carryout. Supports teammates and communities alike; prioritizes giving back to local charities and non-profits.
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