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Grumpy Jakes BBQ

3973 West White Mountain Boulevard, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85929
(928) 368-4227 ‎
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Cuisines: Barbecue
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- Jul 23, 2014
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Tucson, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Very friendly staff and quick service. We each got a bbq sandwhich, one pork and one brisket. It was so tender and the bbq sauce they gave us on the side was delicious. Would definitely go again!

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Scottsdale
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

While visiting my mom for the weekend, we had dinner @ Grumpy Jake's on Sat, June 14. WOW... the food was OUTSTANDING... THE BEST BBQ I've EVER had... anywhere! And I've had plenty of BBQ in my time! :) We shared the BBQ "sampler" platter and loved every bite! Portions were so ample we even had some leftovers to take... More

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Surprise, Arizona
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This was my first trip to the Pinetop/Lakeside area. Arrived on a Friday night and went to Grumpy Jake's for the all you can eat fish. The fish was excellent, and the service was very good!

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Phoenix
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I had the bbq plate which was delicious..the sauce had a bit too much spice for my taste but enjoyed it anyway...my husband had the pork chops which looked good but were very tough...would stick to the bbq plates...homemade berry pie was amazing..waitress was very friendly and attentive

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Goodyear, Arizona
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My husband said it was one of the best pulled pork sandwiches he had EVER had. I had a cup of chili which was excellent and just enough for lunch. Fresh baked corn bread came before lunch and also with the chili. To top it off the service was incredibly friendly and attentive. We were thoroughly pleased.

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Red Bluff, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

This place was awesome. Some U.S. Forest service fire fighters recommended this place to us. Wow whata great call. The food was fresh, hot and delicious. They serve this BBQ sauce on the side and hot. The portion are great. Didn't leave at all hungry or disappointed. Service was excellent to. Price where also reasonable. Would go again.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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63 reviews 63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

My wife & I stopped in here in February during our ski trip to Sunrise Park Resort. The wait staff was totally friendly and the food came quickly! My wife ordered a pulled pork sandwich and found it to be quite yummy! I had a sampler plate (I think it was called the Piglet Platter) that was a huge array... More

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Lakeside
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

If it weren't the waitresses flirting with my husband, the hair in my food sure sealed the fate of this visit. I will never go again!

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North Park Colorado
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54 reviews 54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We had the pulled BBQ pork sandwich. It was so tender, and their homemade BBQ sauce was delicious! They bring warm little cornbreads that were very moist. We had a piece of coconut pie, and a piece of lemon cream cheese, and they both were very good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Our family loves this place. The killer tator is awesome. My husband loves the chicken fried steak and fried chicken. Every time we visit Showlow we hit Grumpys!

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