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Joe's Real BBQ

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$$ - $$$
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301 N Gilbert Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85234-9317
+1 480-503-3805
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great food and service top to bottom, highly recommend! They also offer a very efficient take out service.

Thank David G
Gilbert, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is such a great place you can just be casual and relax and the food is so delicious it just melts in your mouth.

Thank mreneedoty
Chandler, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the best BBQ that I have had since leaving Louisiana. Their sampler plate is the best for the value that they serve. They also give you $10 of free BBQ on your birthday.

Thank scottmI9566UC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was the best meal we had on our week-long stay in Arizona. We each ordered and ate every bite of our pick 2 with a side meals (in fact, wish we'd shared--we were so full!). The pulled pork, pork ribs, and brisket (best I ever had) were super. The sides were tasty along with the delish bread that came... More 

Thank MLivestoEat
USA, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love Joe's Real BBQ! It is the real deal - delicious BBQ and sides in what feels like a family setting. I always take my out-of-town visitors to Joe's, at least once!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You want "real BBQ"? Go to JOE'S! Set inside an old building from the 1930's, you will enjoy delicious wood smoked meats and eats. It is locally owned and the family resides in Gilbert. Hearty portions will satisfy the biggest appetites or leave enough for another meal for those who can't fit it all in at once. Load up a... More 

Thank Judith H
Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Split a meat dinner, get sides of the terrific beans, top with excellent BBQ sauce and pickles on the side...Finish with blue berry cheese cake! What a great time!

Thank Bob H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoy going to Joe's BBQ! Really good food... however, VERY Busy on Fri & Sat evenings! We go a little early then catch a show after! Doesn't disappoint!

Thank Rob M
Spring Lake Park, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here last night with another couple and one of them is a rib fanatic. He was pleased as we all were. Great atmosphere, good sides, and homemade root beer.

Thank Bob C
Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this place with some locals. It was exceptional!! We were told portions were large, so we split a "Sampler Plate." It was a great choice. A platter came with a large portion of BBQ samples, and then we ordered 3 side dishes. It was lot's for the 2 of us!! The sampler plate had a portion of BBQ... More 

Thank DougEngel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 N Gilbert Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85234-9317
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Gilbert
  • Phone Number: +1 480-503-3805

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?