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2441 N 11th St. (11th & Cornhusker Hwy), Lincoln, NE 68504
402-464-7428
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11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 17
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very good!

This place is not fancy, but the food was excellent. Everyone in our party was very pleased with their food. To look at the walls, one can see they have won many awards. I highly recommend this place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
jhasslen
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Bellevue, Nebraska
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Bellevue, Nebraska
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This place is not fancy, but the food was excellent. Everyone in our party was very pleased with their food. To look at the walls, one can see they have won many awards. I highly recommend this place.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Don't let the name fool you. These are the best burnt ends I have ever had. Their brisket is awesome also.

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Germantown, Wisconsin
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26 reviews 26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Had lunch here. I had nachos which were superb! My coworkers had ribs. We all walked away feeling totally satisfied and stuffed. A definite repeat destination!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

You will not leave hungry. I had Jack' Combo. The ribs were melt in your mouth. Sides tasty. Plastic forks. I'll probably do take out next time. Well worth the money. They have won many awards for their product and I can see why.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

What can I say wonderful bbq with a good atmosphere and friendly staff. Burnt ends, pyscho or ribs must try.

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Parker
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80 reviews 80 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Had the jumbo brisket sandwich which came with cheese and sauce. The brisket is sliced thin and was piled high on a hamburger bun. The sandwich was over the top good. Some of the best I have had. The potato salad was also outstanding. The only drawback is the crowds and the limited seating. However, the food is well worth... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

If you're looking for great BBQ in Lincoln, this is definitely a place to consider. It's fast, affordable and GREAT tasting - and that's coming from someone who was raised on KC BBQ. There isn't a ton of seating, so during peak hours you might be sharing a tabletop with others but it is SO worth it! We had the... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

Contrary to an earlier review, Phat Jack's is still in business and serving great BBQ. The restaurant is at 11th & Cornhusker where they serve perfectly prepared ribs, sandwiches, and assorted sides. If it's great BBQ you crave, head to Phat Jack's.

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Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

read the reviews and was excited to give it a try, only to find a boarded up location. don't waste your time.

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Beaverville, Illinois
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This place is nice and clean with a friendly staff. Just the smell of the food when you walk is awesome and it gets better when you get your food. We have eaten here several times and will eat here many more times. Well worth trying out if you have never had food from here.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2441 N 11th St. (11th & Cornhusker Hwy), Lincoln, NE 68504
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: 402-464-7428

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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