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Pappy's Smokehouse

3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
+1 314-535-4340
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (1,559 reviews)
“pulled pork” (457 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
££ - £££
3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm from TN, where Memphis is known for ribs, and Pappy's was amazing! The food came out quick and with a smile. They have great service! The ribs fell off the bone and were perfectly cooked. There was no need for sauce, though they offered...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here for dinner. The pulled pork was great. they did run put of everything but pulled pork but that was the only downsidre.

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My business partner and I were in StL and met a prospect who liked Pappy’s. We had never been. He said not to worry about the line to order as it moves fast and the food is great. He was correct in both. The BBQ...More

Thank Kerry N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the early side and still had quite the wait, but it’s worth it. Fabulous BBQ. Our daughter has a peanut allergy and there plenty that was safe for her to eat. Highly recommend!

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I were on a roadtrip from Michigan to Arizona and we marked this place as a for sure stop along the way. We weren't set to arrive there until 7pm, so I placed a call ahead of time to ensure we'd be...More

Thank Frenchie814
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Still the best ribs in Saint Louis. The seating has doubled in the past year and the lines are moving much faster. At noon, the line might still extend out the door, but it a much shorter wait than in used to be. I still...More

Thank D3336HDkevinp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a Saturday night. The line was really long and to the doors. The wait was under 5 mins to order. We found a seat and a couple mins later, our orders came out. Extremely fast and good service. We had the...More

Thank matt t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here in the afternoon, around 2 pm. There was no line and the food came out quickly. We ordered brisket and burnt ends and pulled pork and it was all delicious.

Thank Allyssa B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything you're reading about Pappy's is spot-on. We were in there on an unassuming Tuesday night the week after Christmas. There were no round-the-corner lines and no summer heat to deal with. Service was friendly and quick. The bbq was fantastic. I had the ribs...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m from Arkansas. I eat excellent Memphis style BBQ all the time. Pappy’s has the rib process down pat....top three best ribs I’ve ever eaten. We met the kitchen manager who is an ol Arkansas boy. Get the ribs and brisket combo. Don’t let the...More

Thank Robert C
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6 July 2017|
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Response from Chadwick A | Reviewed this property |
No. But they do sell their sauce in several stores, perhaps you can find it online.
21 January 2017|
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Response from Frank C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure what the lines will be at that time. seems most people ding have a problem. only thing I have heard is that when they run out of bbq for the day than that is it. it's closng time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3106 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1213
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Grand Center / Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Grand Center / Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 314-535-4340
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