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Oh, the Burger Doctor went to Bone Daddy's to try their burger and it was good!


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Oh, the Burger Doctor went to Bone Daddy's to try their burger and it was good!

burgerdoctor | Jul 5, 2010 11:20 AM

The concept of Bone Daddy’s is quite simple. They serve a simple menu with traditional BBQ dishes. They also call them self “House of Smoke” and you can tell when you approach the restaurant it smells smoky (in a good way).
Bone Daddy’s also share the concept that Hooters and Twin Peaks share, which is that their entire wait staff contains only of young good-looking girls with skimpy outfits. The concept is brilliant and it is definitely the top choice of the three restaurants mentioned.

This place is always super-busy and on Fridays (like this one) you have to be there around 11 AM or you are in for a long wait.

The interior of the restaurant is held in dark wood and darker colors and they have TV’s everywhere showing sports programs. They also have a full bar if you want a beer or something stronger.

What I like about their menu is that it is relatively limited and everything on it is usually very good. What I also like about it is that there is not one single item on their menu that is vegetarian. Even their salads have bacon or some kind of meat. You have to get side dishes to get vegetarian options.

They only had one burger on the menu, so that made it very easy. I chose their cheeseburger cooked to medium.

The wait is always a little longer here because they are just that busy. It was probably 15 minutes.

The burger came and it was served with traditional toppings like lettuce, tomatoes, red onion and pickles. Did I forget to mention bacon? Of course this burger had bacon on it, like most other dishes here. The portion of fries was big and seasoned generously. The fries were very crisp and tasted really good however they were on the salty side. I usually don’t eat a lot of salt, so I found them too salty, but others may disagree so I am not going to let this affect my rating of the fries.

The burger is very good. Mine was a little on the medium-well side but you can taste the meat has a smoky flavor from the grill. They also brought me BBQ sauce to add as needed to the burger.
Overall this is a great place to go. The atmosphere is the best I have rated until now and the overall experience is super. I know their BBQ is one of the best so if you are looking for that, this is also the place to go.

I you like a simple man friendly menu with good solid options and at the same time like to look at some nice girls, this is the place to visit. If you like to have a beer or something stronger, they can also help you with that.

See all the pictures at

Bone Daddy's House of Smoke
8856 Spring Valley Rd, Dallas, TX 75240

Bone Daddy's
415 Interstate 20 E, Arlington, TX 76018

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