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Awesome food & great prices !!!
Awesome food & great prices !!!
Andrew Albrecht via - Jan 25, 2020
I've been coming here off and on for the last couple of months and have really been pleased with it. They have great people working there and the food is fantastic.
Jason Lavelle via - Jan 24, 2020
Love it ... read more
Michael Sanders via - Jan 13, 2020
The food was good and plentiful!!!!
Kevin Williams via - Jan 12, 2020
Love the Hoss Potato!!! Service is always good, just a little on Texas time ;) ... read more
Camille Miller via - Jan 12, 2020
Wings...check! Beer....check! Amanda....CHECK!! SHES AWESOME!
Scott Schraeder via - Jan 3, 2020
Awesome service!  They dropped ...
Awesome service!  They dropped my salmon and came out and gave us free drinks and a free meal and the food was AWESOME!  Highly recommend!  Enjoy!
Greg R. via - Jan 3, 2020
I took my family to Dick's Bodacious ...
I took my family to Dick's Bodacious Barbecue on Dec 26th and we can't wait to go back. The ribs were perfectly seasoned, fall off the bone delicious. My wife's chicken and smoked turkey were moist and delicious. The collared greens and cornbread were amazing, the service was very quick and friendly and the price was very reasonable.
Jonathan C. via - Dec 30, 2019
Great rib tips salmon and huge baked potatoes ... read more
the kidd via - Dec 27, 2019
Love this place. Food always good yummy delicious. Staff is awesome ... read more
Tyrone Baxter via - Dec 22, 2019
Great food. Awesome staff.
Dustin Kincaid via - Dec 17, 2019
Great service lovely kind hearted servers ... read more
Nukia Petersonn via - Dec 15, 2019
Food is absouletly amazing but our service was horrible. She did not put in our appetizer and never came back after food to refill drinks. Someone else delivered the check. Felt very rushed out the door.
Ashley Helton via - Dec 10, 2019
It was very tasty 🤓 great staff.
Jill R via - Dec 9, 2019
This Englishman now loves collard greens
Not really eaten any real barbecue and was told to try Dick’s by a guy at work. Let me start by saying my waitress was fantastic, so friendly and helpful. I had a Lone Star beer which was ok as lagers go. Ordered a chicken...More ... read more
eej2011 via - Dec 7, 2019
Had pulled chicken on a large loaded baked potato. it was delicious! My husband and I split a piec
Had pulled chicken on a large loaded baked potato. it was delicious! My husband and I split a piece of pecan pie..also very good. there was another couple who also was very satisfied. We will return!
Peggy Ryan Lawson via - Dec 6, 2019
Really great food and staff. Best tender lean pulled pork. Cornbread is a treat!! You won't be disappointed!
Mike B via - Nov 29, 2019
Had the Turkey and Mac & Cheese, & it was AWESOME, ... read more
Steve Schlangen via - Nov 27, 2019
This might be my favorite chili in Indy.
Kyle Beaty via - Nov 21, 2019
They are the best flavor.but to dam pricey,not to mention there little kindergarten sides,dam big girl hungry at least have a full scoop serving not half I would be rich to if I gave half side ... read more
Cece Craig via - Nov 20, 2019
Good barbecue always fast service ... read more
David Baker via - Nov 19, 2019
The wings are soo good, flavorful & juicy.
Ronaye' via - Nov 17, 2019
Great barbeque; informal atmosphere; reasonable prices.
Judith Wilson via - Nov 15, 2019
Love this place. The folks there are very friendly and consistent. The food is always spot-on and the sauces, especially the hot sauce, is really exceptional. I always feel right at home when I come in and the everyone is very courteous. Sometimes I have a wait to order, but it goes quickly and doesn't seem to mind since the food a ... read more
Sal Surra via - Nov 7, 2019
My staff and enjoyed the amazing food and friendly staff. Will go back!
Melissa Miller via - Nov 7, 2019
Was here a week or so ago. Got a Texas size pulled pork sandwich. bar b q was great. Go here if you're in downtown Indy.
Hunter Clouser via - Nov 6, 2019
Amazing food, and staff.
James Bronico via - Nov 4, 2019
Home cooking before Fieldhouse activities
We dine here before Indianapolis Pacer games. (Banker's Life Fieldhouse is just a couple of blocks away, easy walking distance. ) The food is excellent, the service is great, the owner will chat with you before you leave. We had the smoked salmon plate ($13.99)...More ... read more
Heather_Kove via - Oct 26, 2019
hands down the best BBQ I've ever had.
hands down the best BBQ I've ever had.
Burnett Alicia via - Oct 24, 2019
Best BBQ I have eaten! Great atmosphere and service!! ❤️❤️
Best BBQ I have eaten! Great atmosphere and service!! ❤️❤️ ... read more
Stacey Collett-Osborne via - Oct 24, 2019
Great food and service!
james fischer via - Oct 19, 2019
Very nice staff and great food!
Very nice staff and great food!
Sharon Stivers via - Oct 14, 2019
This place is fantastic, great food and extremely friendly/nice staff. If I lived closer I’d eat here as much as possible. Gigi was our server and was super sweet to us. If you’re not eating at Dick’s BBQ you’re wrong.
Thomas Riner via - Oct 13, 2019
Friendly service. Great, hot food. Clean restaurant.
R Shaw via - Oct 8, 2019
Lunch was affordable and very good...beef brisket is great ... read more
Kevin Long via - Oct 7, 2019
I visited Dick's Bodacious Barbecue on a business trip. I had the two meat plate with chopped chicken breast, dry rib wings, baked beans, and mac and cheese. The sweet baked beans were the best part of the meal. The chopped chicken breast was decent...More ... read more
Edgar B via - Oct 6, 2019
Awesome place ... read more
Donald Campbell via - Oct 4, 2019
This was my first time having lunch here. They ran a special promotion with the Ritual app, so I had to give them a try. Arguably the best BBQ Downtown!
Samantha Smith via - Oct 1, 2019
pulled pork was delicious,Mac-n-cheese was on point staff very friendly & courteous
pulled pork was delicious,Mac-n-cheese was on point staff very friendly & courteous ... read more
Mario El'Chief Vasquez via - Sep 30, 2019
Loved the pulled pork sandwich!
Kyler Figgins via - Sep 28, 2019
Delicious and real Texas flavor ... read more
Charles Roelle via - Sep 24, 2019
this place had everything going for it at first but then it crashed. Nice clean restaurant, super friendly staff, and a great location. I got a window seat overlooking the circle in Indianapolis.
John B via - Sep 21, 2019
Good wings, really good service.
Michael Weyrauch via - Sep 20, 2019
Amazing food and the service was great very friendly
Amazing food and the service was great very friendly ... read more
Lila Allen via - Sep 18, 2019
Friendly staff. Quick lunch. Great food.
Thomas Miller via - Sep 16, 2019
Found this gem in the heart of downtown Indy! Food was delicious, but the service was exceptional! Carly was our server and she is what took our experience with Dick's Bodacious BBQ over the top! She was very busy with a room full over tables, but she gave every table the attention they deserved! Simply AMAZING! Our family will defin ... read more
Dana Franklin via - Sep 15, 2019
What an awesome smoke. Y’all do it right. Great service.
What an awesome smoke. Y’all do it right. Great service.
T. R. Phillips via - Sep 13, 2019
Great bbq
Great place for bbq. Large portions, reasonable price, fun people watching on the patio. A bit noisy.
jobrecht via - Sep 13, 2019
4 Stars for service.. 3 Stars for food. Not the best BBQ I’ve had. The brisket was dry and texture and taste was like roast beef. The ribs, were dry and didn’t have that classic smoke taste. The smoked chicken wings were okay. The green beans were okay and the slaw was good. The service was outstanding, very friendly folks!
Shane Vaughan via - Sep 11, 2019
Great Bbq!
Catherine Smith via - Sep 9, 2019
Love this place.
Dwayne Munden via - Sep 7, 2019
One word: YUMM!!!
Nathan Miller via - Sep 7, 2019
This is supposed to be texas style ...
This is supposed to be texas style bbq. Maybe it is. The thing about texas is its big, and there are more mediocre bbq places in texas than good, but its the GREAT places in Texas that people think of when they think of texas bbq. Texas style bbq gets dried out soooooo easily, their style of brisket ends up with a flavorful cut of me ... read more
Richard M. via - Sep 1, 2019
Good bbq
Brisket was good, rib tips were good, and the greens and cornbread muffin might be the best I ever had. Well done.
brianhipp via - Sep 1, 2019
Best BBQ Around!!!
We came in after 9pm before they closed & the service was incredible!!! The BBQ pulled pork was probably the best I've ever had! My husbands nachos were "amazing"! The mac-n-cheese was delish along with their sweet corn muffins. We will definitely be back when...More ... read more
keakes via - Aug 31, 2019
Good was great ... read more
Robert Spann via - Aug 28, 2019
Please keep doing you we loved ...
Please keep doing you we loved every single thing about our delightful dinner at Dicks! We took a detour from bumper to bumper traffic and got lost in downtown, Indianapolis is so incredibly beautiful.  This restaurant is a gem in the heart of downtown Indianapolis, everything was impeccable from Gigi who treated us like we were in h ... read more
Suzi M. via - Aug 23, 2019
Great little bbq joint in downtown ...
Great little bbq joint in downtown.  Popped in while walking the streets. The staff was very nice and the busy little place was kept neat and clean.
We ordered the naked pulled pork and fries, the pulled pork sandwich, the brisket naked ( no bread) and rib tips.  All were delicious.  No complaints and all empty plates.  Their own
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Kim U. via - Aug 22, 2019
Good food!
Marcus Wilson via - Aug 18, 2019
Fantastic food, service was exceptionally well.
Ken Stacy via - Aug 17, 2019
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