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Baby Blues BBQ

444 Lincoln Bl, Los Angeles, CA 90291 (Venice / Beach Areas)
(310) 396-7675
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Ranked #151 of 8,658 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Phoenix, Arizona
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Driving into Venice to visit some friends at Baby Blues and we were a little wary at the location of the restaurant. But appearances can be deceiving. The small restaurant had a great menu and great food. Must be a meat lover. We were greeted happily at the front door and promptly given a table for four. Ordered drinks which... More 

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Newark, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Stopped in on a trip to Cali in 2013. Had Diners, Drive ins and Dives in my TOMTOM and pulled up Baby Blues BBQ and stopped in. Everything was from scratch and was amazing. From the Cornbread, Greens, Beans, Mac and cheese. I had the Beef Brisket, Nice smoke ring and flavor. After eating in Memphis, this place topped Central... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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165 reviews 165 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Went here on a week night and it was quick to get a table, though often when I drive by, there is a line. Service was okay but very friendly. Clearly they are proud of the food they serve and love goes in to this place. We ordered a selection of the ribs and sides. The ribs were tasty but... More 

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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

This is definitely in my top three for brisket anywhere in the country. The sliced here is the best. I highly recommend the mashed sweet potato which is my favorite, but all of the sides are as good as the brisket. I have been several times now for lunch and dinner. The service is always prompt and friendly.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Found this place by accident and so glad we did! Great bbq!! Wonderful atmosphere, great service. .an enthusiastic thumbs up! Will definitely return!👍

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I'm born and raised in Texas, so I know my bbq. Upon approach to a bbq restaurant you should be able to smell the place before you reach it; not this restaurant. BBQ smoke and smell can penetrate any LA smog. This place thinks by offering all different types of sauces, pile high coleslaw on the tri tip sandwich,fried green... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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180 restaurant reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I stopped in initially to try the Fried Green Tomatoes which are a favorite of mine. To my chagrin, the Venice location does not carry them, just the West Hollywood location has them. Since I was already there, I ordered the tri-tip sandwich. The waitress asked if I wanted the special which included a side and drink for an addition... More 

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149 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We have passed by Baby Blues BBQ a few times & decided to stop on our way back to Seal Beach from Union Station. The first thing you notice is the aromas wafting towards your nose, then you get inside & it has a Southern feel to it. Since it was lunch time we each had a lunch special; one... More 

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Suzhou, China
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

this was our last dinner in our US visit and it didn't disappoint. Service was great and BBQ are tender juicy! Yummy Indeed! :) If you're in LA, don't miss to try this! Better be there early or you'll have to wait long to be seated.. :)

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The Big Blue is an excellent sampler that feeds two adults. We had it with the brisket, pulled pork (no sauce), and Texas beef rib ($9.95 extra) and the sides were collared greens and mashed sweet potatoes. The meat was all tender and tasty and juicy. You could add more BBQ sauce for more flavor but really when you have... More 

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Additional Information about Baby Blues BBQ

Address: 444 Lincoln Bl, Los Angeles, CA 90291
Phone Number: (310) 396-7675
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Venice / Beach Areas
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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