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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: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 19
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  • 6
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Barbecue in NE

You read that right. This place is and Oasis in the desert that is Nebraska. The meat is served to you un-sauced. My brother and I ordered the "Jack's Phat Combo" with a side of potato salad and corn bread. The serving size had plenty of food for the two of us. Cornbread was too dry and sweet for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Shivam P
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Laramie, Wyoming
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Laramie, Wyoming
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

You read that right. This place is and Oasis in the desert that is Nebraska. The meat is served to you un-sauced. My brother and I ordered the "Jack's Phat Combo" with a side of potato salad and corn bread. The serving size had plenty of food for the two of us. Cornbread was too dry and sweet for our... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Great tasting BBQ. The Brisket is as good as it gets and the service was exceptional. A restaurant with a bright future.

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Bellevue, Nebraska
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 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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3 restaurant reviews
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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 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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
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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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96 reviews 96 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 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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Additional Information about Phat Jack's

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

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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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