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J R Bar-B-Q Ranch

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63 3rd Ave, Cochrane, Ontario, Canada
(705) 272-4999
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food

This place is known for ribs, and a lot of my fellow diners enjoyed them thoroughly. I enjoyed the pizza- one of the best I have had in a long time. We had a large group and reserved ahead so it was ok, but the restaurant is a little small overall. Servers didn't come around as often as we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Forget anything else. Just get the ribs! with a cold beer. Great place to enjoy your food. People are friendly and attentive.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

This place is known for ribs, and a lot of my fellow diners enjoyed them thoroughly. I enjoyed the pizza- one of the best I have had in a long time. We had a large group and reserved ahead so it was ok, but the restaurant is a little small overall. Servers didn't come around as often as we would... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The ribs were good but I've had better. However, when in Cochrane, it's the best in town! We went for lunch en route to Moosonee and it was an easy walk from the Best Western. The saloon decor was cute, added to the experience and made the food taste better! The restaurant was clean and comfortable and mid-sized. The waitresses... More 

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Peterborough, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Came again by snowmobile......Food still as good as before...Ribs are excellent Protions large...Service is Very Friendly and to Notch...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

While outdated and not fancy the great staff and friendly atmosphere along with great ribs and chicken make this a must visit when in town!

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Went in on the recommendation of the clerk at the hotel. Busy little spot. Had the ribs. Ok, a bit pricy compared to spots in the city. Overall good service, meal was fine.

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Timmins, ON
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Had a good dinner here this week while in Cochrane on business. I had the rotisserie chicken and my friend had a pizza. Both were good. Would be nice if the chicken would be served with some type of dipping sauce. Fries were freezer fries but were decent. Skipped the ribs. I know the people in Cochrane love them, but... More 

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Coffs harbour
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The Ribs are outstanding .....Garlic Bread not bad , however RIBS with Black Gold sauce YUMMY YUMMY right off the highway 11 about 50 metres straight towards town ..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Asked at the local Canadian Tire store where to eat in Cochrane, cashier was not helpful but customer in line said, you can't come to Cochrane and not go to JRs for ribs, especially honey garlic. So my son and I did and reasonable price and very tasty...and I would recommend...not fine dining, but good tasty food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Just had a face lift great service and food best ribs in the North and the rest of the menu is terrific, if you're in Cochrane you have to eat at JR's

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Address: 63 3rd Ave, Cochrane, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: (705) 272-4999
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  Cochrane
Cuisine: Barbecue

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  • Address: 63 3rd Ave, Cochrane, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Northeastern Ontario  >  Cochrane
  • Phone Number: (705) 272-4999

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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