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Coops Barbecue

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2625 Lemon Grove Ave, Lemon Grove, CA 91945-2912
+1 619-589-0478
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cornbread” (11 reviews)
“rib tips” (6 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2625 Lemon Grove Ave, Lemon Grove, CA 91945-2912
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We drive 20 minutes out of our way and directly passed two major bbq chains in San Diego because nothing beats Coops!

Thank moke4u
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Barbeque was delicious. Sauces and sides eere tasty. Service was reasonably fast and prices are reasonable.

Thank stanb47
Reviewed February 25, 2018

I am from North Carolina. Nuff said on my knowledge and experience with how pork should be cooked and taste. Coops is excellent! Chopped que has wood smoke flavor and sides on collards and beans makes me homesick for NC. Just go and try it!

Thank SouthCal636
Reviewed February 4, 2018

I live down the street and went to buy a 1/2 lb plate for lunch. Smells from their kitchen are appetizing. This plate is big enough for two. Loved their Cole slaw and baked beans for our 2 sides. HiSeating is limited, but most buy...More

Thank sonora95
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Listen, I’m from the south and am super picky about my BBQ. When I tell you I was blown away by the food and the hospitality i am not joking! The owner “Coop” is from Texas and had managed to blend Texas style with Carolina...More

1  Thank Ella W
Reviewed November 9, 2017

You're gonna love this place. EVERYTHING was awesome. Order a little of everything. And be sure to try as many sides as possible. Will NOT disappoint!!

1  Thank Jeremy K
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

It's sooo good!! Love everything here! All the different sauces they have and the pork is delicious.

Thank maytesd1
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Coops is a great place to go for Texas BBQ. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. Plenty of choices and sides.

1  Thank Carla G
Reviewed August 2, 2017

Get the food to go, it is not really a restaurant so much as fast food locale, but the meat is smoked so well. The rib tips are my favorite, but all the meats are amazing. The mac and cheese and cornbread are great too....More

Thank Melovinglife365
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Very good Southern style BBQ and side dishes. Varied selection of meats and side dishes. Limited choices on desserts, but dessert was good. Staff was super friendly and very knowledgeable about their dishes.

Thank RWeat
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June 19, 2016|
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Response from Cynthia R | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, but you could "google" them and find their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 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 - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2625 Lemon Grove Ave, Lemon Grove, CA 91945-2912 (Formerly Barnes BBQ)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lemon Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 619-589-0478
  • E-mail
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