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701 Mazant Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 949-3232
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Meat. Sweats.

This place was DELICIOUS! Fall-off-the-bone ribs, smoked corn cheese grits and jalapeño sausage with a creamy whole-grain dijon mustard dipping sauce - a must try! :)

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Ryan S
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This place was DELICIOUS! Fall-off-the-bone ribs, smoked corn cheese grits and jalapeño sausage with a creamy whole-grain dijon mustard dipping sauce - a must try! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

It's a funky little place with fabulous BBQ. It's a short ride to the Bywater area of the city, but worth the ride

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

I had the brisket on a bun with potato salad--the potato salad was just the way I like it. All cold and creamy and no bits of egg or celery sticking out, just creamy taters. I prefer the sausage to the brisket, the flavor and crunch of the sausage are perfect. The sauce that came with the sausage was also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Super taste pulled pork and sausage. They were out of greens, WHAT? But the beans we re great and not your typical BBQ beans. You order first then sit down and the bartender looked out for us and shooed some cheaters out of a table so my daughter and I could sit after we ordered.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Aptly named, this Joint is a down home corner barbeque place, complete with their amazing homemade smoker out back. The ribs and pulled pork are well executed as are the sides. Lots of love goes into this food, you can tell. Don't miss this neighborhood gem, which we found while taking a bike tour.

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Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Nothing fancy here but the food, 5min from the FQ. Walk up to the counter order and have a sit. Mouth-water barbecue. Sit inside or outside on the patio, have the ribs or the brisket both are good.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Everything is good. If they have green onion grits in the menu DO NOT pass those up. Eclectic and casual. Sausage is outstanding and anything made at the bar is awesome!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This is yet another great place to eat in NOLA, heavily disguised as a shack in an industrial area that you wouldn't bother going in. The food is amazing, all smoked and BBQ'd on site. We had ribs - smoked pork. The potato salad and beans were great to. The portions are enormous so there's plenty yo take home for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Some of the best barbeque I've had in a while--There is only a little seating available, so if you can take out I would consider it. The servers were charming and helpful and the food was ready quickly. The barbeque pork and hte chicken are both to die for. The peanut butter pie is lighter than I expected--perfect. Neighborhood is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Came here after so many people told us about this place. We were so glad we did!! The service here is excellent!! We ordered our food at the counter and then sat down. About 5 min later the waitress was brining our food!! I had the 3 meat combo. Just the right amount of meat and it was so good!... More 

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Additional Information about The Joint

Address: 701 Mazant Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
Phone Number: (504) 949-3232
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 701 Mazant Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: (504) 949-3232

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?