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Blair bbq

) #621 of 779 Restaurants in Madison ££ - £££ Barbecue, ,
605 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI 53703-2916
+1 608-257-9000
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
2 Apr 2016
“Closed Up, empty, for sale”
12 Nov 2015
“Not generic”
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CUISINES
Barbecue, Bar, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
605 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI 53703-2916
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1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 2 April 2016

I was always meaning to stop here, as the main street goes around it on 2 sides, but never anywhere to park. Now the building is dark, and the sign on the door says for sale. They did have a real cool pink pig car.

Thank jaspermunch
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

So many "BBQ" joints are just generic. This place does smoke meat right. Rib tips and rib, both good, but definitely different from each other. Friday fiah fry was very good as well. Good beer list if you are into microbrews, if not $1 pbr...More

Thank jeff d
Reviewed 27 October 2015

After 2 years of eating some of the best BBQ in the South, Blair BBQ left me a little disappointed. I had a pulled pork sandwich with homemade cries, Mac and cheese, and coleslaw. Why so many starches you ask? They were out of cinnamon...More

Thank WeddingPlanner09
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

This BBQ is so amazing it doesn't even need their delicious BBQ sauces! Our server was very kind and super attentive, she apologized for not filling my fiancees drink right away and he had just finished it! She was so on top of it! I...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 1 July 2015

We stumbled into Blair BBQ - there was a sandwich board outside with the daily special for Burnt Ends - oh so special. The food and prices were both great and the staff was friendly and efficient.

Thank Nancy-SC
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I'm always a little bit leary of establishments that have costumed characters (this time a dancing pig) out front inviting people into their establishment (can anyone say "Chuck E Cheese?"), but it turns out I was wrong. Greeted warmly as I entered the building. Well...More

Thank Bubbagags
Reviewed 26 March 2015 via mobile

So I just stopped back and I like the changes Jim and the crew are making. Attention to food flavor, local sourcing are positive changes I will be bringing some local clients back to the bbq. Go Badgers!!!

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 28 February 2015

My husband and I recently had lunch here. We really wanted to like it, but it was just 'meh'. our server was attentive but seemed rather apathetic. The complimentary corn muffins our server brought us might have been as good as she said, but they...More

Thank sailcerces
Reviewed 3 November 2014

My husband and I thought the food was great. The music was really good, too. Unfortunately, there weren't a lot of customers. Hope they do well as this is the closest thing to an authentic rib shack we have in Madison. Give it a try!...More

Thank Raffdura
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

We were the only customers. The croutons for the salad are advertised "homemade, " but they are not. I asked for a medium well burger. It is advertised with lettuce, onions, and tomatoes, but the burger arrived plain. And it was medium rare. I sent...More

1  Thank mscarol81
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI 53703-2916
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-257-9000
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