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Bandana's Barbecue

308 S 44th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6700
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (34 reviews)
“potato salad” (12 reviews)
“pork” (15 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
££ - £££
308 S 44th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6700
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I ate here with some coworkers while we were here for business. The restaurant is easy to get to, has plenty of parking and plenty of seating. The waitress was very nice and friendly, always checking on us. I had the smoked turkey and ribs...More

Thank ShooterfromChambana
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had six in our group. Most of us ordered the combo with ribs and pulled pork. It was all good. This was our first trip to Bandana's. If we are in the area again we will stop here again.

Thank Muddflap52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend for families. Service is timely and courteous, as well as very accommodating. The menu is extensive enough to please anybody.

Thank sandraclark4
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were traveling and stopped by Bandanas BBQ for lunch. Austin was our waiter and provided excellent service. The food was very good. My husband and I both got the ribs. We decided we would make this a definite stop when traveling through the area.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This location was a easy walk from our hotel and a pleasant surprise. The menu options were excellent and the food was great. Our server was very knowledgeable about the menu options and was very helpful.

Thank gxwe
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We love this restaurant, and every time we are in the area, we stopped to eat there. They have wonderful barbecue that is out of this world. We are from the Kansas City area which of course is famous for barbecue, but this local barbecue...More

Thank Doc-Rocketman
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent ribs and pulled pork. 6 different barbecue sauces on the table to choose from so you can pick your favorite. 3 different serving sizes 3oz, 6oz at lunch and 9 oz for dinner. The prices were reasonable and the service was excellent.

Thank Hunter H
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We just got back from eating ribs.Nice size place lots of seating inside plus patio seating.Funky decor with wash tub lighting,oil table cloths.We were greeted an seated immediately an the place was already pretty full inside.Server was very friendly and fast,coming by several times for...More

Thank esputk
Reviewed 15 April 2017

My husband and I picked Bandana's Barbecue because we could walk to it from the Super 8 where we were spending the night. It turned out to be a decent place to eat barbecue. Not great but not bad either. The place was fairly busy...More

Thank Anne U
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We were pleasantly surprised at how good the food was here. Lots of choices, of pork, chicken, beef, different sizes, many options for sides. All the pork, meat and chicken are smoked and you put your own sauce on. There were at least 6 different...More

Thank italian71
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
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: 308 S 44th St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864-6700
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: 618-315-6550
  • E-mail
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