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Grumpy Jakes BBQ

3973 W White Mountain Blvd, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85929-6276
+1 928-368-4227
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“cornbread” (19 reviews)
“ribs” (28 reviews)
“beans” (12 reviews)
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11:00 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3973 W White Mountain Blvd, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85929-6276
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not in the mood for bbq, so decided on the Hot Ham & Cheese Sandwich. Per the menu, "shaved ham piled high with swiss cheese". Order came with 2 deli slices of ham & some melted swiss on a hamburger bun. $8.99 The iced tea...More

Thank 1949Traveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for lunch today, it had been over a year since we had been there. This place is known for it's BBQ. Our server Randi is one of the owners, she was very friendly, courteous, and helpful with questions on...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried the pulled pork sandwich and the brisket sandwich. Potato salad was good and home made chips were great. The meat was lightly smokey and tender. Sauce was sweet and tasty. There was corn bread with green chilies too. Service was excellent and food came...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2017

I have been eating at Grumpy Jakes for a couple of years. Their service has never been stellar, but this last visit takes the cake. When we arrived, we sat right down, and had our orders ready to go. Then, three more tables arrived. Each...More

Thank n0bleknight
Reviewed May 24, 2017

We started with the jalapeño pigs because I had read positive reviews online and must admit for our perspective they were just ok, there was really no heat to them and I felt the cream cheese was just a bit too much, but hey others...More

Thank Shayob
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

Food is awesome! Service is fast and friendly. We will definitely be back next time we're in the area!

Thank Izzy C
Reviewed April 22, 2017

The food is pretty good here - especially the ribs and all kinds of barbecue. The servers are kind and efficient. The ambient is cozy and friendly. And the prices are very reasonable. So, what else should we want? Well, I dare to say that...More

Thank Gherardo P
Reviewed April 19, 2017

This was some of the best BBQ I have had. Between my Wife and I, we had Brisket, Ribs, and BBQ Pork. It was all very good. Especially the brisket. It literally fell apart. The ribs were also fantastic. The waitress told us that we...More

Thank Oflieth
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

My family and I happened upon this restaurant and my son Jacob asked to eat here since we call him Jake sometimes. Service was friendly and the food was great especially the brisket and cornbread!!!

Thank Amy M
Reviewed February 22, 2017

We love this place! I discovered Grumpy Jake's last year while helping a friend in the area and it became a favorite. Recently I had an opportunity to introduce my wife to the excellent BBQ served here and she loved it as well. In addition...More

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Rachel C
March 2, 2015|
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Response from tuc7k | Reviewed this property |
i was unable to find a menu on any internet site for Jakes. Perhaps they want You to be grumpy too! It is truly unwise for them not to have an internet menu if they want to draw in new customers. We felt the food was... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3973 W White Mountain Blvd, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85929-6276
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Pinetop-Lakeside
  • Phone Number: +1 928-368-4227
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