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Big John's Texas BBQ

Certificate of Excellence
American, Southwestern, Barbecue
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153 S Lake Powell Blvd, Page, AZ 86040
+1 928-645-3300
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Pickerington, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This barbecue was great. Falling off bone ribs, super sauce and tender brisket and pork. We shared a sampler plate and found all food to be good. I would not return though as the bathroom was filthy (not just in need of a daily cleaning) - really filthy. Makes me wonder how clean everything else is.

Thank qtpi1
Etowah, North Carolina
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Really good BBQ- brisket was top notch! Homemade sauce and cold slaw just made it all that much better.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just about the best place to eat in the area. The meat was good and so are the ribs. All served in plastic plates with plastic cutlery which is a shame. Live band is nice.

Thank vmdUk
Auburn, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The experience at Big John's is outstanding if you like excellent BBQ and meeting people. We were a group of 4 adults and each ordered their own selections. Everything that was served was delicious, plentiful and I don't think you can go wrong with any selection you make. The outdoor seating was comfortable and gave you a great chance to... More 

Thank Lee E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you love brisket, this is your place! Laid back, peanuts to munch on.. Ice cream or cobbler to finish! Yum! Sat inside but outside looked quite popular too.

Thank pc_in_pa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great BBQ food! Great atmosphere as there is always a band playing. Brisket was amazing. Would highly recommend!

Thank Brownbennie8130
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very easy place were you can eat great bbq meat, drink good local beer and also listen to some live music. Staff friendly and very fast... One of the best dinner of my holiday.

Thank Maria C
Long Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Real disappointment for place ranked #3. We went for lunch yesterday and food was god awful. Brisket was tasteless, as was pulled pork. There was also something that resembled a hot dog, but doubt my dog would eat it.

Thank 27EastEnd
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Friendly service, casual outdoor dining with the food being smoked feet away. Good ribs, Cole slaw, cowboy beans and peach cobbler dessert.

Thank Karen S
Poughkeepsie, NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went for lunch, sat outside on the benches, ate peanuts and threw shells on floor, and ordered BBQ sandwiches, with cowboy beans. Sandwiches were delicious, BBQ sauce ditto (I was worried it looked like too much like ketchup, but it wasn't), & the cowboy beans were just great. The service was absolutely charming -- direct, helpful, quick, and quirky.... More 

Thank Weyden

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $17
American, Southwestern, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 153 S Lake Powell Blvd, Page, AZ 86040
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Page
  • Phone Number: +1 928-645-3300
Big John's Texas BBQ is a family owned barbeque joint who brings a BIG taste of Texas to Arizona. We slow smoke our meats on wood for hours... You DO NOT need a reservation, just come on down!

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