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Joey's Bar-b-q

117 W 2ND St, Pomona, CA 91766-1718
(909) 865-0699
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Ranked #21 of 188 Restaurants in Pomona
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Barbecue
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
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Tehachapi, California
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230 reviews 230 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
37,750 helpful votes 37,750 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Excellent ribs and brisket. Enjoyed the fries and beans as well. The atmosphere is the real winner here. The servers are very friendly and helpful with suggestions from the menu. Try their home made chips, AMAZING. The place is large and can get crowded but the food still comes out quickly and tastes great.

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Laguna Niguel, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I've been to another Joey's in the IE, but this one has more character -- it's in one of the old buildings in the Pomona antique/arts district. It's a large place and we've never had trouble getting a booth -- which is just fine with me. I'm not a big meat lover, but the chicken is good, the bbq sauce... More

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Cerritos
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012 via mobile

Will never step foot in this dump again! I'm an avid BBQ lover and this place is far from BBQ. I never thought I would say this but this was the first time my party and I didn't finish our BBQ. We had their BBQ sampler special and were pretty excited to get out hands on it. Let's start with... More

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June Lake, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

The brisket is to die for!! Order it you won't be disappointed. Beef ribs are delectible (meat falls off bone). Everything I've tried there is superb.

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Pomona, California
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96 reviews 96 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

Nice restaurant, plent of Que, and nice people too! Plenty of parking in back (the north side).

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Claremont, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

the best Beef Ribs from here to St. Louis and beyond. Meaty, tasty worth every penny even though prices are super reasonable. Staff work on a team system that really works. I have yet to make it to desert but the salad eater says their bread pudding is the best she has ever had. Just don't go when I am... More

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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87 reviews 87 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2012

Joey's has really good food but they are expensive. They have a good menu and are located downtown Pomona. We've gone for lunch a few times but for two of us, our bill is always over $20.00. The food has always been great tho.

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TampaFL
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44 reviews 44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2011 via mobile

Delicious beef ribs. I'm a small beef eater so was able to supplement the one rib with veggies. One person had the grilled chicken with delicious veggies tomatos, squash,eggplant etc and 2 eaters had beef ribs with sides

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2009 via mobile

I have had the pleasure of eating at Joey's for the last year when my then new girlfriend took me there. I have eaten at both the Chino and Pomona locations and eventhough my girlfriends lives a few blocks away from the one in Chino we go to the Pomona location almost once a week. The food is absolutely awesome.... More

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Las Vegas
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63 reviews 63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2009

We had read a bad review of this restaurant on-line. However, we got a recommendation from our hotel staff and decided to try it anyway. The restaurant is in the downtown area which is now being rejuvinated with new restaurants and art galleries. It is a very casual and comfortable family restaurant. On the Friday night that we visited, it... More

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