Bodean's BBQ - Old Street

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American, BBQ
  • 201 City Road, Old Street, London EC1v 1JN
  • 0207 608 7230
  • £20 - £30 VISA MASTER CARD DELTA SOLO AMEX
Opening Hours
Monday to Saturday 12:00 - 23:00
Sunday 12:00 - 22:30
Bar
Bar
Parties Welcome
Parties Welcome
Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair Access

Bodean's Old Street in City Road is the destination for seekers after the authentic taste of the great American outdoors. Bodean's big value chow never fails to satisfy the inner urban cowboy and cowgal in search of that great BBQ flavour, complemented by the friendliest and funkiest of welcome. With a menu stretching from the fisheries of New England thru the corrals of Kansas City and downhome kitchens of the Mississippi Delta to the piquant party-in-your-mouth of New Orleans and the marriage made in tastebud heaven where Tex meets Mex, Bodean's prime pork, beef, chicken, shrimp, chili and seriously hearty veggie options are served by a friendly family of staff whose Butts, they boast, are the Best in the West. And when they're not racking ribs, they're pouring the coolest brews between Tijuana and the Arctic Circle. Sounds good? It gets even better as you let your forks and fingers move to the groove of God's own soundtrack where if it ain't rockin', it ain't happenin', and by way of a bonus there is no better place to hang and enjoy big screen sport beamed straight from the US of A - the finest in gridiron, diamond, hoop and puck action - and Prem football to boot!

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by Ryan on 17 Oct 2018

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Great atmosphere and great service, staff were readily available and very friendly. The food is AMAZING, and very reasonably priced for a Smokehouse in my opinion. There's also a wide range of craft beers and ales available which is a brilliant accompaniment to the food. Overall a very good visit, would definitely recommend and visit again.

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by Samantha on 15 Oct 2018

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We arrived and were seated by a very friendly server who was happy to accommodate a late addition to our party. We ordered the meat platter which was fantastic and the extra £1.50 for poutine was a decision well made. Had some lovely cocktails too.

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by Phil on 15 Oct 2018

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Hi, We did not eat in there as whist on the website it advertised a lunchtime deal (available on a Friday) this turned out to not be the case when in the restaurant. The restaurant did not honour this deal, even when clearly shown it was being advertised on the website. I would not have minded so much, if it wasn't for the fact I specified in the online booking form that we were coming for the lunch deal, so they could have informed me before I made the journey that the deal was no longer taking place. On top of that the service was not great in dealing wit the situation. Its a real shame as I have eaten at the Soho Bodeans a number of times and always had great service.

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Food came very dry apart from the chicken. Pooled pork was the worse and the ribs Other American dinners are better

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This place was lovely! I would definitely recommend this place. Service and cocktails were amazing! I woukd suggest to go for the passion daisy :)