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Rack Shack BBQ

1731 Robert St S, West Saint Paul, MN 55118-3934
+1 651-202-3604
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“brisket” (17 reviews)
“beans” (7 reviews)
“rib tips” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
££ - £££
1731 Robert St S, West Saint Paul, MN 55118-3934
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on their 2nd day in their new location on Cliff Rd. Kind of a nice, funky atmosphere. There were 5 of us for dinner. The ribs were very good and the rating would have been a 4 with just the ribs, but the brisket...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 6 January 2018

What can I say except best BBQ in MN. The first thing to greet you when you enter the door is that wonderful smokey smell. Wait staff is awesome and the food is even better. Good old original down home BBQ served up with Comfort...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Lots of choices, huge portions. Our group of eight was happy with all that was ordered. Fast service and friendly staff. Lots of sauce choices for everyone to find something they like. The hardest was trying to figure out what to order. Everyone should order...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Ribs wree6good and the sides too. I wou isn't recommend the corn bread it was dry and tasteless. It's a order and sit down place and they bring it to you

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We found this place on a whim so my expectations weren't very high. Now, I highly recommend the Rack Shack. Excellent meats, a fun and delish selection of sauces that run the spectrum of anything you could want. The sides are all great as well....More

Thank AngieRG12
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

OMG! SOOOOO GOOD YOU HAVE TO TRY THIS PLACE!! The whole menu is on point something for everyone! Deeelish!!! The hobo has a little bit of everything on one plate the brisket is Fabu the ribs fall off the bone all you ever wanted in...More

Thank 66engel
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Took family for Father's Day. The great smoky BBQ aroma hit us when we got out of the car. Great variety of menu choices. We ordered a bunch of things to share. The smoked turkey was awesome. Brisket, ribs, chicken and pork. All great, moist...More

Thank defenderonthego
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Been here a couple times, as it's the closest BBQ joint to home. The ribs are ok, nothing super amazing, the cole slaw was pretty tasty. I like the fact they serve their ribs without sauce and you can pick your own to add. The...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

They have some unique flavors going on here. Not your usual type of preparations. Everything taste great and unique.

Thank rumbucket
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The cashier and chef were very friendly and helpful. The food was decent. My aunt ordered rib tips and pulled pork and said both were amazing. I ordered pulled chicken and brisket. The chicken was dry and had been sitting too long as well as...More

Thank Tora T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1731 Robert St S, West Saint Paul, MN 55118-3934
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  West Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-202-3604
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