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1948 N Placentia Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831-1522
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Ranked #101 of 321 Restaurants in Fullerton
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

Great place for barbecue. Not a fan of the sides, but you can't miss on the ribs! Take out available. Not fancy, by any means, but just good, authentic barbecue.

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Placentia, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

Always great ribs, meaty and fall-off-the-bone. Friendly staff, prices a little higher than I'd like, but O.K.

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Orange County, CA
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72 reviews 72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Big B's BBQ is an off-shoot of Brian's Beer & Billiards which is a local hang-out for students from Cal-State Fullerton as well as sports fans all over Orange County. The BBQ storefront is right next door to the bar but has it's own entrance. First time I walked in I was suprised how small it was. It really is... More 

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Anaheim, California
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98 reviews 98 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2012

I used to go here when I lived closer but hadn't been in a while. Went today for lunch. Sort of run down inside, but I still love their ribs and their homemade potatoe salad is to die for! Not your normal smoked ribs. I believe they boil them and then throw them on the fire when you order. I... More 

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Fullerton, California
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

Don't be fooled by the small storefront and limited seating... This is some of the best barbeque you will find in the OC. Big B's is a favorite "take-out" location of the locals, and a popular spot with students from Cal State Fullerton. While you are waiting for your order, (which is always prepared fresh), step next door for a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2009

I don't usually give 5 stars to take out but this food is incredible!!

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Additional Information about Big B's Barbecue

Address: 1948 N Placentia Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831-1522
Phone Number: 714-528-7427
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fullerton
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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