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    Papa Chubby's

    We ate supper there last night and it was awesome. I had a turkey salad and it was massive. Very excellent. The lady friend had pulled pork and she said it was alright. I recommend it as a place to try. It's on Oralabor close to DMACC.



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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    A lot of fun stuff in this post...

    Papa Chubby's

    Wife had pulled pork

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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    i dont know what is worse you taking a girl to a place called papa chubbys or you going to a place called papa chubbys and ordering a MASSIVE turkey salad



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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    We ate there last weekend. I was highly disappointed. The brisket was really fatty, the turkey was more of a "pressed" meat than real turkey and the sausage was dry. We won't go back, there are a lot better places.

    Plus - a turkey salad at a BBQ place isn't really a good representation of their food.


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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    go to woody's for the best BBQ



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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    where is woodys?



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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    Quote Originally Posted by 4VR4CY View Post
    We ate there last weekend. I was highly disappointed. The brisket was really fatty, the turkey was more of a "pressed" meat than real turkey and the sausage was dry. We won't go back, there are a lot better places.

    Plus - a turkey salad at a BBQ place isn't really a good representation of their food.
    Been there many a times, love the place, never had a bad brisket there, you must have had a really off night, best Brisket I have ever had in Des Moines area. Pulled Pork is very good also. I would recommend it.


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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    Quote Originally Posted by 4VR4CY View Post
    We ate there last weekend. I was highly disappointed. The brisket was really fatty, the turkey was more of a "pressed" meat than real turkey and the sausage was dry. We won't go back, there are a lot better places.

    Plus - a turkey salad at a BBQ place isn't really a good representation of their food.
    I agree. The food is average to below average and is normally cold. Also, the owner or manager or whomever it was that was working when I have been there was not very friendly at all. The employees seemed to be nice though



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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    2511 Cottage Grove Ave
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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    I hate that place.. I live really close to there so I've been there a couple times and everytime it's been BAD and I really do not like their BBQ sauce.. but that's just IMO


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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    Cactus Bob's is the best barbecue joint I've found in the Des Moines area followed closely by KC Barbecue.


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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    Has to be a gay strip bar, right?



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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Cactus Bob's is the best barbecue joint I've found in the Des Moines area followed closely by KC Barbecue.
    At a KC BBQ near you:

    Chili Cheese Tenderloin $5.99 with fries and drink:



    Add the Chili Cheese Fries $2.00 extra:



    Put them together to form the Chili Cheese Fries Tenderloin:


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    Re: Papa Chubby's

    I hope you didn't get all three of those in the same meal?!? Talk about an artery-clogger!


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    That's what I'm talkin' bout!


    Now that MBB is back, do we still have to pretend that WBB matters?

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