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Rodeo City Bar-B-Q

204 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3310
+1 509-962-2727
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (21 reviews)
“beef ribs” (8 reviews)
“tri tip” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
204 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3310
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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Great barbecue in the middle of Washington state. On the Main Street about a half mile or so off the interstate. Pulled pork was sweet yet tangy. Beef tips just as great. A very good meal for a very fair price.

Thank madson15
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Super BBQ beef dinner. Waitstaff really attentive and knowledgeable regarding the menu. Food was fresh and portion seemed right on. Cornbread was interesting. Potato salad was nice.

Thank oceanhorses
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent! We stopped out of desperation and found a BBQ joint that made BBQ sauce and smoked meats with a touch that reflects care and appreciation for quality. The decorations and the theme fit well in Ellensburg, the home of a well...More

1  Thank DanielJSlick
Reviewed 22 March 2016

This restaurant is the real deal when it comes to BBQ. Authentic western atmosphere and the best food around. Be sure to check out the Ellensburg Rodeo history in the banquet room. They even make and sell their own BBQ sauce. Awesome!

Thank jhwjr49
Reviewed 4 March 2016

My first time in this restaurant was excellent. The setting is very cowboy and very clean. The food was very good in most of the areas I rate a good barbecue eatery, the barbecue meat and sauce, the cornbread and the beans. The only negative...More

2  Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Stopped in to the Rodeo City Bar-B-Q for dinner while passing through town. It was late in the evening, and I didn't have particularly high expectations. Wow, was I surprised! The BBQ was some of the best I've ever had. I think most, if not...More

1  Thank RunrDave
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Great for large groups. Menu has a variety of choices for all. Good portion sizes and value. Love the cornbread and coleslaw for the sides!

Thank 509Smiles
Reviewed 18 January 2016

To judge by the hotel and online recommendations, one would think folks should be driving from Memphis and Austin, Texas to eat. Sadly, not the case. Granted, mid-state Washington isn't the heart of BBQ territory, but there are enough examples around to provide a decent...More

1  Thank Peter F
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

We went on a Thursday night, and the food was awesome! My husband was very satisfied with his huge plate of ribs and potato salad with baked beans and corn bread, and my burger and fries were just amazing:D We will be back whenever we...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Went to try this place out as it has been recommended by friends in the area. Were very pleased with their extensive menu and selection of local adult beverages. A fine aroma of BBQ met us at the door and the experience continued throughout our...More

Thank Ivan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3310
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Ellensburg
  • Phone Number: +1 509-962-2727
  • E-mail
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