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Swinging Door B-B-Q

) #189 of 364 Restaurants in Burbank ££ - £££ Barbecue
11018 Van Owen, North Hollywood, Burbank, CA
+1 818-763-8996
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
4 Jan 2017
“Quick bite ”
29 May 2016
“Texas BBQ as good as it gets in the San Fernando Valley. Brisket and Spare ribs Greens and BBQ Beans delicious.”
Open Now
11:00 - 20:30All hours
CUISINES
Barbecue
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
11018 Van Owen, North Hollywood, Burbank, CA
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Decided on the BBQ chicken sandwich. The chicken was good, but there was nothing else besides BBQ sauce. Me being from Texas, i would liked to have it with pickles and onions. Next time I come I will just ask. The bun was really soft...More

Thank toewing
Reviewed 30 May 2016

It was near closing, but extremely friendly and high quality BBQ. I used medium and spicy BBQ sauce on the side.I am sure all the main entrees are all full of that smoker touch.

Thank heyman25
Reviewed 5 March 2016

I have driven by here dozens of times on the way to/from Burbank airport and decided to (finally) give it a try. To say it was a pleasant surprise is an understatement. The parking "lot" is the gas station next door parking (but there is...More

1  Thank ExperiencedTravelers
Reviewed 25 August 2015

This place is a real hole in the wall so of course it is good. It is tucked in near a gas station and I almost missed it as I was driving by. It is a small run down place with an A rating. The...More

1  Thank Sheldon K
Reviewed 13 September 2014

Delicious describes most everything I've had here. The brisket is so tender - you don't even need a knife. The tri-tip was great the first time I had it but a bit fatty the second time. They give you the option of spicy or medium...More

1  Thank Laurie W
Reviewed 21 February 2014 via mobile

The service was great. The pulled pork and sausages were delicious, the chicken and tri-tip were a bit dry but edible. For the price it was a decent place to eat.

Thank Cindy Z
Reviewed 28 January 2014

After reading previous reviews, as well as hearing my workmates rave about the food, I was disappointed. The pulled pork was cooked well, good consistency, but WAY too much salt. The baby backs were charred and bereft of edible meat, and the bark tasted faintly...More

Thank Jtomalley
Reviewed 29 May 2012

Nothing else give the meat and chicken that smoke-permeated flavor like a long slow rest in the smoker. Also everything here is nice and fresh. They do skinless chicken breast --delicious if that's your thing. Our group was very happy with the food.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 17 January 2012

Yes, the food, if you get what you order, is okay. But that's not what motivates this review. We ordered food to be picked up, got it and brought it home, opened the bags, and found that we received a different-food, lower-volume, inferior order. I...More

2  Thank StevePacificNW
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11018 Van Owen, North Hollywood, Burbank, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burbank
  • Phone Number: +1 818-763-8996
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