Joe's Real Barbecue

301 N Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
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Top Sentiments among Joe's Real Barbecue Reviewers

Good smoked barbeque go Great barbeque sauce recipes Wonderful baked beans Huge baked potatoes Great pork sandwich Good lemon cake Great barbecue Phenomenal desserts Great brisket sandwich Great drink menu

Customer Reviews (28 reviews)

Steve J.

on Judys Book Aug 23, 2009
the ribs were amazing! great job guys (more)


on Citysearch Sep 05, 2008
Quite simply the best BBQ I've eaten. I've been lucky enough to try great BBQ from coast to coast as I've driven cross country numerous times, and Joe's is as good as it gets. For the record Joe's actually ?dethrones? my... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 27, 2008
This is by far the best place to eat. Their meats are slowly barbecued with pecan wood and smothered in their special sauce; every bite just melts in your mouth. My particular favorite is their pulled pork. It's always... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Sep 26, 2007
I add my endorsement to the rest of the reviews. This place is one of the best restaurants in the entire state! -Every menu items is above average. -The place looks unique. -They make their own root beer and cream... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 02, 2006
Nothing special here, no wait... the lemon cake was good. So was the black bean corn relish. Otherwise, go somewhere else for good BBQ. (more)

Lisa P.

on Judys Book Aug 23, 2006
Somehow we missed out on Joe's until just over a month ago. We actually did a web search for BBQ in Gilbert and read some pretty good things about the place. We enjoyed it so much! On the first visit I had the chicken breast... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 08, 2006
<b>In Short</b><br>Located in an old brick building dating back to 1929, Joe's Real Barbecue was turned into a cafeteria-style rib restaurant that's really far too clean to call a "joint." There's a mural of... (more)


on Citysearch May 02, 2006
...but I LOVE JOE'S! The only thing that would make it better would be pitchers of ice cold beer. You get a lot of bang for your buck--not the most romantic setting, but folks, it's BBQ! I suppose it could have it's own... (more)

Norma C.

on Judys Book Apr 16, 2006
There is just more than BBQ here!!! Even if you don't like BBQ here you can find something. Baked potatoes, Homemade Sides, and Homemade are only part of the extras that make pecan smoked Pork and Chicken and Ribs so... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 07, 2006
Smells good, but it ends there. Why people line up for this stuff is beyond me. The food is bland and the experience forgetable. If you want good BBQ, go elsewhere. (more)
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Recent Comments

They have some of the best BBQ I have ever tasted. Small locally owned business. Has... (more)
TiggerLou30, Apr 26, 2011

We LOVE, LOVE, LOVE to eat here! They have the hands down best BBQ in town and their potatoes... (more)
BarbarianMomma, Apr 27, 2011

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