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Ralph's Pink Flamingo BBQ

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2801 Old Greenwood Rd, Ste 3, Fort Smith, AR 72903-4547
+1 479-649-7427
11:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Tue 11:00 - 15:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Hot Springs
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has an excellent barbecue. The platter comes with a sausage included and a side that is a perfect pairing.

Thank Lindee C
Little Rock, Arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I eat BBQ all over the place and I will say the Pink Flamingo is right there towards the top. It is a family owned business and you can tell. I had the pulled pork sandwich for lunch. I love the piece of sausage that is thrown in. Give this place a try.

Thank Callitlikeyouseeit
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The food and odor of smoke is too much for me. The chicken was moist and the Cole slaw was very good.

Thank MAC19492014
Fort Smith AR, United States
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I have eaten at Bbq restaurants all over the southwest and in Kansas City. the Pink Flamingo is up there with the best. It is head and shoulders above the other four Barbecue restaurants in town that I have tried. Great Brisket, pulled pork and the sausage is the best I have ever eaten

Thank Kenneth P
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

tender meat, juicy, succulent, full of flavor. Try the bold sauce, dark and sweet! Whether you try the pulled pork or the brisket you won't be disappointed!

Thank Kathleen D
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

They have always and still do put out some of the best BBQ around! The sausage link is awesome but my favorite is the beef brisket. They have some great side dishes also and a selection of BBQ sauces you have to try.

Thank jdsmith61
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We went chose this based on the TA recommendations and were nervous when we saw the place was a cafeteria style. But, pleasantly surprised in the quality of the food! Had a great meal for two for $20.00. The reviews did not disappoint.

Thank Susan V
McKinney, Texas
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

If you want perfect BBQ this is the place for you! The sauce is a perfect topping to the quality meat that Ralph prepares. It's a great place to catch the game while you are enjoying a great lunch. Finally the apple cobbler was one of the best I have ever had. I am already looking forward to when I... More 

Thank Stbuford
Van Buren, Arkansas
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I have been all over this area trying to find good barbecue. Finally found it here. Good eats at a great price.

Thank caza9800
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

No joke, the best bbq in town-I always get the same thing: chopped brisket sandwich with baked beans or cheesy potatoes

Thank Trevor L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Old Greenwood Rd, Ste 3, Fort Smith, AR 72903-4547
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fort Smith
  • Phone Number: +1 479-649-7427

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?