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Crosstown Barbeque

1331 E Division St, Springfield, MO 65803-3818
+1 417-862-4646
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good28%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (8 reviews)
“hot links” (2 reviews)
“cross town” (11 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
££ - £££
1331 E Division St, Springfield, MO 65803-3818
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is your old fashion neighborhood BBQ restaurant, not a big chain store. The meat and sauces are excellent.

Thank 2005Wrangler
Reviewed 23 March 2017

My brother first took me here in the late 70s when Jessie owned Crosstown. Now his son Steve owns it and he maintains the traditions, recipes, and commitment to excellence that his father did. If you go away from Crosstown hungry, it's your own fault....More

Thank DeWitt65101
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The owner and staff really cares about the service and quality of food they provide and it certainly shows! Great local place, would definitely recommend.

Thank Brittany F
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I used to eat here in the 70s when it was operated by the current proprietors father. Still the same great slow smoked ribs, brisket and pork. I mean this is good food and good people!!! We had a hot link and brisket sandwich with...More

Thank mirepoix417
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I've been around long enough to know that barbecue is a VERY subjective food; everyone has their own unique tastes and ideas of what makes a really good BBQ. What I had at Crosstown was pulled pork, and it was rather disappointing. To me, good...More

1  Thank Cruiser9901
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I came across this lil BBQ Joint in central part of town. The Owner welcomed us in, as he was pulling a slab of hot ribs right off the grill, ribs were great!!!

Thank TalkTooMe
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Crosstown is located in an unassuming facility on the wrong side of town. But the BBQ is authentic, high quality meat, prepared in the authentic BBQ manner and just plain downright delicious. I am originally from the Springfield area and have been enjoying the Crosstown...More

Thank LHANN2013
Reviewed 19 January 2016

My husband loves this place for lunch. He took me once. The food was okay, not super cheap, considering the atmosphere and quality. The floor by the register is so sticky, I thought my shoes were staying there. He will continue to go, but I...More

Thank marymissouri
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Eating Q at Crosstown is a full sensory experience. You smell the smoking meats before you ever enter the door, but once you are in, the aroma surrounds you and entices you to try everything on the menu. While everything is equally tasty, every entrée...More

Thank Dave11974
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

My husband lived in Springfield, Missouri and went to SMS in the 70's. He and his friends used to hang out in this place. Crosstown was owned and operated by a wonderful man, Jesse. My husband said that according to Jesse, he went back and...More

1  Thank Doyit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1331 E Division St, Springfield, MO 65803-3818
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-862-4646