The most memorable local eateries along the highways and back roads of America
Sign In | Register for Free!
Restaurants Recipes Forums EatingTours Merchandise FAQ Maps Insider
Forum Themes:
Welcome !

 Branson, MO

Author Message
BioTeacher

  • Total Posts: 43
  • Joined: 12/12/2008
  • Location: Maumelle, AR
Branson, MO Sat, 07/11/09 8:19 PM (permalink)
We have gone to Branson for TOP dance competition for the last several years(my thirteen year old daughter dances).  In the past we have tried to find good food and had little if any success.  However, This time with a little help for the lady at the new Hampton Inn, we had good luck twice.
The first was Danna's.  We were told they had a spicier sauce, so we tried it first.  My wife and I, spilt a sampler platter-sausage, pulled pork and beef brisket, ribs and half a chicken.  The sauce was on the table.  The ribs were not fall off the bone tender but had a good smoke taste.  The sausage and pork were good, the smoked chicken was moist and tender.  My wife doesn't usually get brisket because so many times it is not tender but this was excellent.  The beans, cole slaw and fries were better than average.  The bread was a Texas roll with a hole poked in the top and filled with butter.
The second was Odee's (sp),  We were told their sauce was sweeter but the hot and spicy had a good bit of kick to it.  My wife and I each got a combo platter with ribs, brisket and ham on it, daughter got 4 ribs.  I got beans, wife got fries and daughter got homemade chips.  The sides were fair.  The ham was good.  The ribs were fall off the bone tender and very tasty.  For a second time on the trip the brisket was the star, very tender and tasty.
All in all we were pleased with both places. 
Oh yeah, Emily got two first places, a top first and placed fourth overall in her division for her solo, the first year she has soloed in competition
 
#1
    mayor al

    • Total Posts: 15073
    • Joined: 8/20/2002
    • Location: Louisville area, Southern Indiana
    • Roadfood Insider
    Re:Branson, MO Sat, 07/11/09 11:08 PM (permalink)
    B T-
      Congratulations on the "wins" in the competition, now how about giving us some more infor (beyond the name) of the places you ate. Do you have addresses or websites for either?
     
    #2
      roadhawg

      • Total Posts: 3
      • Joined: 8/29/2006
      • Location: Rogers, AR
      Re:Branson, MO Tue, 09/22/09 2:15 AM (permalink)
      Good food in Branson is extremely rare.
       
      #3
        mrousseau

        • Total Posts: 8
        • Joined: 7/2/2009
        • Location: Harrison, AR
        Re:Branson, MO Tue, 09/22/09 6:22 AM (permalink)
        Amen on that - most of the food that we've tried in Branson is so so to lousy.
         
        #4
          Gumbo191

          • Total Posts: 71
          • Joined: 10/29/2001
          • Location: Northwest Arkansas
          Re:Branson, MO Fri, 02/19/10 11:24 PM (permalink)
          I have yet to find a good meal in Branson.
           
          #5
            6star

            • Total Posts: 4388
            • Joined: 1/28/2004
            • Location: West Peoria, IL
            Re:Branson, MO Sat, 02/20/10 12:10 AM (permalink)
            mayor al, this website gives addresses for both of them (along with others):
            http://www.branson-roadtrip.com/barbecue-restaurants.html
             
            #6
              Online Bookmarks Sharing: Share/Bookmark

              Jump to:

              Current active users

              There are 0 members and 2 guests.

              Icon Legend and Permission

              • New Messages
              • No New Messages
              • Hot Topic w/ New Messages
              • Hot Topic w/o New Messages
              • Locked w/ New Messages
              • Locked w/o New Messages
              • Read Message
              • Post New Thread
              • Reply to message
              • Post New Poll
              • Submit Vote
              • Post reward post
              • Delete my own posts
              • Delete my own threads
              • Rate post

              2000-2014 ASPPlayground.NET Forum Version 3.9
              What is Roadfood?  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Roadfood.com   Copyright 2011 - Roadfood.com