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Joe's Real BBQ

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301 N Gilbert Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85234-9317
480-503-3805
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Gilbert, Arizona, United States
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place has been here for a very long time for a very good reason. They are doing it right. Ribs, giant baked potatoes and other delicious sides. They have a good selection of drinks, desserts. It is a counter service restaurant so understand that you will stand in line to order and sit down to wait for your food.... More 

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Thank Holly S
Gilbert, Arizona
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Joe's is a Gilbert main stay. It has lasted the test of time because it is SSSOOO good. This is BBQ that you will make happy groaning noises while you eat it. The sides are amazing and the portions will satisfy and very hungry appetite. A great place for a group and the outdoor eating is a fresh place to... More 

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Thank Denise Q
Oklahoma City
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

People flock to Joe's, so sometimes there is a line, but it moves rather quickly. The serving staff up front know what they are doing. Food is very good. It's a down home country atmosphere, with an John Deere tractor inside.

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Thank Mary T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A local gem. Fun atmosphere, great service, and the food is soooo good! It can get really busy at dinner time but the line moves quickly. Served cafeteria style, you pick what you want and then find a seat. Root beer is homemade and the cheesy potatoes are delicious with a bit of spice. If you don't want to eat... More 

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Thank Sarah H
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want great food and a great price, go to Joe's. Try the Baker....A huge baked potato loaded with butter, sour cream and chives if you want. You can even have them put meat on the top! Yummy!

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Thank anatomy4pt
Saint Augustine, Florida
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Been there many times, consistantly DELISH! Hope you don't mind sitting a picnic tables! And in a super cool district!

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Thank sKieffer
Gilbert, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Terrific BBQ at reasonable prices. Great place for local area dining, also fun to bring out-of-town guests for a real "down home" BBQ experience! Good food and friendly staff.

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Thank David R
Gilbert, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Meat always prepared so it melts in your mouth. I had pulled pork. Love the BBQ sauces. Also like the Root Beer Cake. Always good.

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Thank Sharon A
Gilbert, Arizona
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great BBQ with a good variety of homemade food. Love the ribs and pulled pork. The Mac and Cheese and Baked potatoes are also yummy. Eat inside or out. Outside area is secure so kids can have some freedom.

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Thank Lacibeau
Chicago
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Joe's BBQ is definitely a family favorite. Delicious food and their wide ranging menu makes it a perfect "go to spot" for out of town guests.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
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: 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?