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Dillon's KC BBQ

16335 W Northern Ave, Wildlife World Zoo, Litchfield Park, AZ 85340-9737
+1 623-535-4249
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“burnt ends” (19 reviews)
“onion rings” (24 reviews)
“ribs” (23 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Bar, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
16335 W Northern Ave, Wildlife World Zoo, Litchfield Park, AZ 85340-9737
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We wound up leaving. Didn't even stay. Even our children asked to leave because of the scantily clad dressed staff and picture on the menu. Apparently, this place has no respect for women and children or respectful family values. This was nothing more than a...More

Thank ScottandAmanda A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice experience while eating. The aquarium is awesome and the food is mouth watering. Even though the place was packed and had to wait to be seated, it was well worth the time.

Thank mhracin
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had visited the original location and the bbq was very good, so I thought I would bring my family here for lunch. The service was very good as was the location with the aquarium to look at and the outside dining with the flamingos....More

Thank juliehM3147OW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were in AZ visiting family and they took us here for dinner. It was a nice family atmosphere and the huge room sized tank with sharks and stingrays was amazing! The food was excellent and we would definitely go there our...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a group of four adults and two kids. We were seated promptly with a view of the shark tank and well looked after by staff. The food was delicious and mid price range. We appreciated that the menu offered a small size dessert...More

Thank gloria011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our grandson loved the fish tanks ... Grandma & Grandpa had to wait and wait and wait for our cocktails though. Good thing he is so entertaining. Our server was not very on the ball and the bar service slower than molasses. Our meal was...More

Thank Jonathan A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We're visiting family and they suggested Dillon's. We were greeted warmly & seated after a short wait. From our table we had a great view of the huge fish tank (just about every seat has a good view!) Our server was attentive without hovering. We...More

Thank BoilerMakerBob
DillonsKCBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review for us! We are glad to hear you enjoyed the Broccoli Cheddar soup, Southwest Stew, and the platters. Hope to see you back very soon. Take care, Kylie L.

Reviewed 13 February 2018

We had lunch here. Very nice, you can sit outside with the birds, or inside with the fish. Lunch was nice, we had the burnt ends and the pulled pork. You do not have to go to the Wildlife park to eat here. Nice atmosphere...More

Thank trvldog
DillonsKCBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, We appreciate you taking the time to write such a kind review for us! Glad to hear that you enjoyed lunch with us out at our Zoo location. Hope you see you again soon! Best regards, Kylie L.

Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Can't say enough good good things about Dillons. Food and service is above par. Great ambiance too. I would highly recommend.

Thank Brian L
DillonsKCBBQ, Guest Relations Manager at Dillon's KC BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Brian, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us! We hope to see you again very soon. Take care, Kylie L

Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We found ourselves eating at Dillon's because we had chaparoned a field trip to the Wildlife Zoo. We only had our credit card, and the Zoo is cash ONLY. So we were informed that Dillon's was the ONLY place that we could use our credit...More

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Questions & Answers
14 October 2016|
Response from monetkids | Reviewed this property |
They have the patio next to the bar and outdoor flamingo area that can probably allow dogs. You should call them to make sure..
diana t
13 October 2016|
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Response from Cheryltraveler | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall seeing a breakfast menu.
Judith F
2 October 2016|
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Response from Elaine W | Reviewed this property |
Yes as previously stated. This is an awesome place to eat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16335 W Northern Ave, Wildlife World Zoo, Litchfield Park, AZ 85340-9737
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Litchfield Park
  • Phone Number: +1 623-535-4249
  • E-mail
Dillon's KC BBQ has been a growing part of The Valley of The Sun for over 15 years- We take pride in the quality of our food and service and strive to be the best. Growing to four destination locations including: the original Peoria location, Arrowhead, Lake Pleasant(Scorpion Bay) and Litchfield Park(connected to the Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium) as well as offering valley wide catering services.
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