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    Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Cactus Bob's and it's not close.



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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Jethro's or Smokey D's. Still haven't been to Bandana's in Ankeny



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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by Bader View Post
    Jethro's or Smokey D's. Still haven't been to Bandana's in Ankeny
    Bandana's would be a distant 3rd to the first two you mentioned.



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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by Bader View Post
    Jethro's or Smokey D's. Still haven't been to Bandana's in Ankeny
    This. Dare I say I think I like Smokey D's better? It was so good when I last had it!


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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Jethro's and Smokey D's are both really good. But my favorite has to be Woody's Smoke Shack by Drake. With cornbread and honey butter to eat while you wait.


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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Bandana's would be a distant 3rd to the first two you mentioned.
    Bandana's pulled pork is better than both Jethro's and Smokey D's. Also, their original sauce is better than anything offered by those other two. Where Jethro's and Smokey D's catch up, and possibly surpass, is with their other meats.


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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    I know it is gone but it was Battle's and I will forever compare all BBQ to it.



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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Al and Irene's in CR............best sauce ever!!!!



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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Jimmy B's in Boone, IA is right up there for me.



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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by inCyteful View Post
    I know it is gone but it was Battle's and I will forever compare all BBQ to it.
    It's still there, but quality has been taking a serious nosedive



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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Quote Originally Posted by oldman View Post
    Jethro's and Smokey D's are both really good. But my favorite has to be Woody's Smoke Shack by Drake. With cornbread and honey butter to eat while you wait.
    This. Not many have tried/know of Woody's. We've hired him to cater tailgates before. Hauls up the smoker and does an amazing job.


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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    Smoky D's burnt ends
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    Re: Friday OT - Best barbecue in Iowa

    NOT HICKORY PARK! I'LL TELL YOU THAT MUCH


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