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“Family Friendly Casual Dining”

Bubba's Smokehouse BBQ
Ranked #25 of 1,236 Restaurants in La Jolla
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Reviewed March 5, 2014

This is a casual, family run place for meaty, fall off the bone tender ribs! Pick your own sides and don't forget dessert. But be careful, one pecan pie serves three to four people! Place your own order and be sure to clean up after yourself. You can expect quick service but don't expect tablecloths! We would definitely eat here again for the friendly staff and good homemade food.

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Thank Lynn J
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Reviewed February 23, 2014

Wanted a quick snack between meals. Decided to stop in and have some wings. Little did we know that the owner was the order taker, cashier and bus boy. He seemed so young. His NY flair and knowledge and pride of his business was refreshing. The wings were of the authentic Buffalo style. Since he lived there, it would only make sense. We stayed longer than we normally would talking with Jeff who was very friendly and proud of his business. We wish him well and would come back again to try the BBQ. The location to Seal cove is less than 100yds down the hill.

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Reviewed February 17, 2014

Bubba's Smokehouse is a very good family run casual BBQ restaurant. The chicken was very plump and tender. The BBQ sauce was warmed up and good. The coleslaw was just right and not too saucy. My Husband got steamed broccoli and liked it. The tea is fresh brewed. The prices are reasonable, especially for La Jolla. The owner was very friendly and enthusiastic. It is a short walk from the beach in downtown. I recommend the restaurant.

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Thank Travel_Buff29
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Reviewed January 21, 2014

Informal atmosphere. Good selection of BBQ items. Food was well prepared. Had both takeout and eat-in.

Thank billty45
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Reviewed January 18, 2014

Felt the urge for ribs and it was right across from our hotel. Was a bit suspicious at first, but the prices were reasonable given the location, the service was friendly and informative, and we good our food quickly.

Thank SJH_nz
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