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Danny's Place

902 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5557
+1 575-885-8739
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pulled pork” (52 reviews)
“ribs” (88 reviews)
“potato salad” (28 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
902 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5557
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

I was excited to try this BBQ joint. no alcohol and very plain on the inside. The food was very good and I recommend the St Louis ribs. I ordered the full plate but was disappointed when I only received 5 ribs ($14.50). Came with...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We took our grandkids, their mother and her significant others so we could visit have a good meal and visit. Best thing, no dirty kitchen or dishes to clean up. They specialize in BarBQue. Yum Yum. If you leave hungry, it's only because you didn't...More

Thank Jean Y
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This is a nice little restaurant to eat at or call in your order and pick it up. Food is very good and the staff is always friendly. The tacos are very good and the salsa to go with it is very tasty

Thank markwilson724
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a Mexican restaurant but they have American food also and they have awesome caldos of Rez and pollowhich means beef and chicken.My favorite is the chicken fried steak it is very tasty and the white gravy is delicious.

Thank Gina525
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Large portions, don't expect anything fancy. If you come to a bbq place and you order fries and a burger, well...that's not what they do best. Glad that they offer smaller plates, because the size was just right fr me and our daughter while husband...More

Thank rhia474
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Decided on this place after reading "expert" barbecue fans raves on trip advisor. I was intrigued by a good smoke over pecan and we decided to give it a try. I smoke a lot of my own ribs and brisket and had just visited on...More

1  Thank Donald J
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Well, we picked this thru Trip Advisor. It was more of a BBQ place. Had a great salad and chopped beef sandwich. From the looks of the crowd...very popular for the manly meat eating feast. We had about 12 sitting at a table next to...More

Thank Honey H
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Tired after a busy day at Carlsbad Caverns and needed a good meal to revive us! We picked the right place as the BBQ food here was fantastic. Husband had brisket sandwich meal and I had the best burger I have had in years. Both...More

Thank jgalwaysonholiday
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Found this place and BBQ sounded good for dinner. It kinda feels like it used to be a house, and that's appropriate cuz the food tastes homemade. Wow....so delicious and the prices were reasonable. Nothing fancy, but damn that was good food.

Thank JFC63
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Stoped in based on the good reviews and was not let down food was good and we each ordered a two meat plate and cold not finish it

Thank Sightseer594583
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6 December 2016|
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Response from Martha S | Reviewed this property |
lol, i was, for some reason, thinking of carlsbad caverns!! dannys place has a facebook page. go there and message them.
Julia S
12 April 2016|
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Response from raydon46 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 902 S Canal St, Carlsbad, NM 88220-5557
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 575-885-8739
  • E-mail
As a local favorite, Danny's Place takes pride in serving traditional barbecue in a friendly and attentive manner. Try your favorites or branch out: we offer everything from brisket, sausage, to beef sandwiches, and more.
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