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Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack

9 Williams Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
09-402-5002
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Ranked #9 of 41 Restaurants in Paihia
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Had a late lunch here. The meals are enormous and if you love ribs and meat then this place is for you. The prices are reasonable and the service fantastic. We left with lots of leftovers but I would have loved a few greens or sides that were not deep fried.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Highly recommend Jimmy Jacks for a meal. Food was fabulous, loved the ribs and the chicken wings. We ordered the large $99 platter for 3 adults 2 teenagers , we couldn't finish it, was huge, Great value, they packed up oh left over ribs to take home. Service was good, didn't wait long for meal even though it was fairly... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

And excellent service! Went back for our second night too as it was so good. Most popular food place in town too, it was very busy the nights we were there

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Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

A nice unpretentious place with friendly attentive staff, we stopped here for a light dinner. The ribs were fine, not the most tender I've had, but the sauce is finger-lickin' good and the chips were fresh and well cooked. Portions are generous, we had half racks and they were big enough for us! All this was washed down with a... More

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Success, Australia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Great food options and atmosphere. I enjoyed the ribs and they were fantastic. The staff are fantastic and it's true value for money with huge portion sizes.

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Newport Beach California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Onion rings nice and fluffy debut gave me heartburn. The salad was nice and fresh. Server was really nice girl from France. A local lady recommended it. Good location on main drag.

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new zealand
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72 reviews 72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Had to wait for a table but it was worth it. Best ribs in new zealand and a very good price.Service was excellent..This is not fine dinning, crowded but the food was to die for.If you are a vegetarian this is not the place for you. Very good beer selection

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milkgvy, Manager at Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack, responded to this review

Hello NZWino, Sorry u had a wait but that is usual for us. Its good to have a good selection of beers. Cheers Les More

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Awesome ribs. My partner and I shared the $49 deal. The sauce is so yummy and it was more then enough for the two of us. Great value for money!

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milkgvy, Manager at Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack, responded to this review

Hi Vicki, Good you and partner never left hungry. We have always done good sized meals. Regards Les More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

Food was great, matched only by the service. But what I really liked - being busy and buzzing - as a business traveller dining on my own I did not feel obvious or out of place. So good I went back two nights running.

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milkgvy, Manager at Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack, responded to this review

Hi Michael, Its good we made you feel at home. Its always busy here at night. Best wishes Les More

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I was told by my motel manager that Jimmy Jackś was the place to go for a good feed, and I am glad I listened. When we walked in and saw the place, and looked at the menu, I thought I had accidentally got it wrong, and we had turned up at Hogś Breath. Boy was I wrong. The food... More

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milkgvy, Manager at Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack, responded to this review

Hi Tombsy, Good w wre able to satisfy you and your daughter. Rump is a difficult cut to cook right but it's sooo tasty. Look foward to seeing you again. Les More

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Additional Information about Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack

Address: 9 Williams Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
Phone Number: 09-402-5002
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
Cuisine: American

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