Carrol Lou's Smokehouse

$ • American, Smokehouse, Chicken Wings

2612 N Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Decatur
(217) 542-7275


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Reviews for Carrol Lou's Smokehouse

The worst experience ever. I place an order, the board said $8.99 for daily specials, that's what I ordered, plus a large peach bbq beans, 2 bottles of diet Dr Pepper. 18.30 is what I spent and got no beans and just burnt ends, no bread, NOTHING. I repeated 3 times my order. I called manager and he says the thing I ordered off the board didn't exist. I read it and he read it to me and said it didn't exist. I'm the most unsatisfied customer ever. I won't be back and I'll full review
I have to start out by saying that the reason I have to give three stars is probably about 50% my fault and I’ll explain why.I arrived on a Saturday about 90 minutes after opening, and all the good stuff was already sold out. To me, that indicates that the regulars know to show up early, which is awesome.However, the chicken and rib tips reheated leftovers I was served were certainly tasty at one time, but that time was not when I ate them. Staff could have at least doused full review
Absolutely best BBQ place in the area! Love the food, love the wall decorations, and I love listening to The Beatles while waiting and eating (at least that's what was playing the last couple times I went ?). I am never disappointed when I eat here, the food is absolutely amazing and the prices are decent. I usually get the burnt ends and corn nuggets, but I have loved anything else I have tried as well! And for anyone else who gets upset that once they run out of something, that' full review

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Monday 10:30AM - 8PM
Tuesday 10:30AM - 8PM
Wednesday 10:30AM - 8PM
Thursday 10:30AM - 8PM
Friday 10:30AM - 8PM
Saturday 10:30AM - 8PM
Sunday Closed

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