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The Original Big Ed's BBQ

305 Route 34, Old Bridge, NJ 07747
(732) 583-2626
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Ranked #6 of 74 restaurants in Old Bridge
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Union, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

So on July 4th before heading to Six Flags, my girlfriend told me about Big Ed's and how she went there a few years ago and how great it was. So we went, the place itself ia great, love the look, tv's all over the place (World Cup game being showned huge plus). We also were with our 2 year... More

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Brick, New Jersey
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Just stopped in big eds earlier with friends for lunch. There plenty of parking, and no problem being seated since it was a Saturday late morning/early afternoon. The menu has all that you would expect a good BBQ joint to have, and the prices are outstanding. I had the ribs, which come in your choice of St. Louis or baby... More

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Woodbridge, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

All u can eat come here hungry.. Go home full it's well worth the Money. I ate 3 Racks and they were delicious..I will go back again..great family Place..

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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Not a bad place for ribs, especially the all you can eat. The wait staff was very friendly. I would go there again

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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Our family has been to Big Ed's many times over the last 20 years. It's a fun, casual, cabin-like dining atmosphere. Usually we order the all-you-can-eat ribs which are outstanding, but also enjoyed the pulled-pork and fried chicken dinners as well. The waitress staff is friendly and courteous and will always cater to your needs. You won't be disappointed in... More

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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

All you can eat ribs for lunch at $12.99, with two sides. Ribs can be done in four different ways. I especially liked the regular style, without lots of gloppy sauce running down my hands. This place has been at this location for years. Waitstaff friendly and knowledgeable. Additional ribs presented quickly and without any fuss.

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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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30 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Great ribs at Big Ed's. They offer the All you Can Eat, pork or beef ribs and many other choices on the menu. They also have karaoke on the weekend. It gets really busy, but you would never be disappointed.

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Hazlet, New Jersey
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15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Have been here a few times and I can't offer a review an anything besides the ribs, because that is what I always get. In this area, they have some of the best ribs and you can always change cause and style in between orders.

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Budd Lake, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

For about $20 you can order all you can eat ribs. The ribs are tasty and well worth the $20. The ribs at Chili's are $18+ . You can switch up your rib order for next batch of ribs. Your choices are: baby back, St. Louis, & spare ribs. You can either have BBQ sauce or dry rub. I like... More

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West New York, New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

i'v eaten here on many times. The food is excellent and the service is too. The menu has many fine choices and what i had in the past has been very succulent.

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