Wood Smoked BBQ

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Located just south of Oberlin, Pappy Bob's BBQ is...



Pappy Bob's opened in September 2014 and is located right off of Ohio State Rt 58. 

Pappy Bob has been in the food service industry for over 25 years and was formerly a 5 star trainer running smokers for corporate restaurants. Trained in Louisville, Kentucky, he has been mastering the art of BBQ for the last 18 years. He has now returned to his origins in Ohio to forge his own path in the world of BBQ. Pappy Bob lives locally with his family  and has strong ties to the Oberlin community. A member of the Kansas State Barbecue society, Pappy strives to establish a new vision of Ohio barbecue. With his smoker, Ruthie May, by his side Pappy continues to serve delicious hickory and apple wood smoked BBQ.



(440) 775-4BBQ (4227)



14858 State Route 58
Oberlin, OH 44074                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Hours                                          

Mon-Fri 11:30-4pm                    dine in and carryout              

Tues-Thurs 4-7pm              carry out only

Saturday Catering and Pre-ordered bulk pickups               

Closed Sundays







      Holiday Specials


Smoked Turkey Breast and Ham Reg $15 Special $12 Per Person

Pulled Pork and Pulled Chicken Reg $13 Special $11 Per Person


*Specials include choice of 3 sides, salad and dressings, sauces, rolls and butter, plates and plasticware , napkins and wet naps.

Set up buffet Style with chafing dishes. Two 6' tables for the food will be provided- space needed. 

Min 25 people (Pig Roast Min 50 people)

Prices good Nov 1st - Dec 31st. Prices subject to change          



























Baked 1/2 Chicken                    Chicken Breast                          Lemon Pepper Chicken Breast                Chicken Parmesan

Chicken Paprika                          Kielbasa & Kraut                       Pineapple Glazed Ham                              Pork Chops

Cabbage Rolls                             Roast Beef                               Lasagna ( reg or veg)                 


Prices per person.   

Choice of one meat from A or C $10        Combo of two from A &/or C $13

One from B $14       Two from B $17         One from A or C & one from B $15


Steak Fry-

Includes steak, baked potato w/butter &  sour cream, smoky baked beans, salad & dressing, roll & butter, steak sauce & dinnerware. Grilled on site   $18 per person. Add grilled chicken for only $4 more per person.


Pig Roast-

Includes complete pig set up and break down, pulled chicken, 3 sides, rolls & butter, salad & dressings, and all needed dinnerware    $18 per person    Pig only option $10 per pound.   Carving option $50


All catering is set up buffet style using stainless steel chafing dishes. Two hour dinner time. We provide tables for the food set up. Space for two 6"tables will be needed. Additional add on are available. A 20 person minimum is required on all catering events and a 20% non refundable deposit is due to reserve the date. Final payment will be due at beginning of the event.


Optional Add On

Coffee, Sweet or Unsweet Tea or Lemonade $.75 per person          Variety of Canned Pops$1.25 per person

Desserts -- Frosted Brownie, Pie, Cake, Cookies     $1.50 per person

Appetizers -- South O Meatballs- covered in steakhouse BBQ sauce 50/$40

                         Smoked Jumbo Wings- covered in choice of sauce       50/$38

Baked Potato Bar - set up with choice of topping- butter, sour cream, cheese, chives and broccoli $3.50 per person

Add on slider buns (2 each) or corn bread & wheat rolls       $0.50 per person

Tent covering food area. set up and broke down by us.  $40


Bulk Pick Up

By the pound (sauce on the side) Brisket & Smoked Turkey must be preordered

Pulled Pork, Pulled Chicken or Smoked ham $8.99

Brisket $18.99

Smoked Turkey Breast or Smoked Corn Beef $14.99

Baby Back Ribs Full Rack $20 1/2 Rack $12

Smoked Baked Beans or Mac & Cheese Quart $8.99 1/2 foil pan $35 full foil pan $65

All other sides Quart $7.99 1/2 foil pan $30 full foil pan $55