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Jefferson Street BBQ

101 N Jefferson St, Converse, IN 46919-2124
+1 765-395-5117
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“cornbread” (17 reviews)
“pulled pork” (18 reviews)
Closed today
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 N Jefferson St, Converse, IN 46919-2124
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped by for lunch while driving through. This place is excellent! Good food with fast and friendly service. I got the special and a side of chili and my bill was $10. My coworker got the andouille sausage lunch and it was $5 total! And...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank grasonc2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here multiple times, but I keep forgetting to review it. This place has incredible brisket! My favorite thing to get is the meal that gets you 2 meats and 2 sides. All the meat is good here, and there are great sides too....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank twhite90
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Not many food options in Converse, so we didn't have great expectations when we decided to eat here. Boy was I surprised! All of the food was amazing, and the service was phenomenal. I wish I lived closer to eat here again/

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CharlesRochester
Reviewed August 12, 2018

When we walked in there were 4-5 tables with "Reserved" on them and were told it would be a 35-40 minute wait. What a dumb business practice. Instead of constantly having your tables full, you had ones that were sitting empty waiting on people to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Hoosier_Travel_Nut
Reviewed July 23, 2018

The food and service here were excellent. I did not expect such a great experience in such an out-of-the-way town. Worth the trip if you are in the general area. The Wedge Salad was really good and a meal in itself.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank disneytrained
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We were really impressed with Jefferson Street BBQ. We liked the servers, the food, the atmosphere and the low prices. Highlights of the food my wife and I had were the BBQ chicken, the cornbread and the baked beans. They will soon be expanding into...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DMJA21
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

The good was AWESOME with lots of choices to suit the needs of many! Service was GREAT! We will come back again if in this area!!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank artistkrl
Reviewed June 6, 2018

My husband and I recently went out for an evening of dining and relaxation and we pleasantly surprised! The smoked brisket and pulled pork was delightful. We ate out on the terrace and it was a lovely evening. We will be back!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Karen T
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went on Saturday night about 7 pm and were immediately seated. Our waitress told us that was unusual, they usually have a 2 hour wait on Saturday night. We both got the two meat and two side combo. I got brisket...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 225bradw
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

This place had very good food!!! One of the best BBQ places around. We will definitely be coming back very soon.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Adam P
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April 6, 2015|
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Response from Rae Ann H | Reviewed this property |
I am not an expert on gluten but the chicken breast does not have any coating. It is smoked. They have salad. Green beans. I am sure even more is gluten free. Desserts - not gluten free. This is an awesome restaurant... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 N Jefferson St, Converse, IN 46919-2124
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Converse
  • Phone Number: +1 765-395-5117
  • E-mail
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