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Big Jim's Bama Q - CLOSED

10339 Alabama Hwy. 117, Mentone, AL 35989-3820
+1 256-635-6160
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible5%
19 May 2015
“Delicious!”
24 Aug 2014
“Dissipointed !!!!!!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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10339 Alabama Hwy. 117, Mentone, AL 35989-3820
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Reviewed May 19, 2015

What an amazing meal being served barbeque cooked on site with true country sides and homemade desserts! A plate meal to go is always a good idea.

Thank allison s
Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

We have eaten at Big Jim's Bama Q for years but this was the first time since Robert Irvine and Resturant Impossible did their tv show up grade, if that is what you would call it. The food used to be great and that was...More

7  Thank Porkchopranch
Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

Just left Big Jims Bama Q, and wow. Was not expecting that. You walk in and the place looks pretty good. You are told to "seat yourself" which meant you wander the various rooms of the restaurant, looking for the table you want. May sound...More

7  Thank Halloweenfanatic
Reviewed July 2, 2014

We made a detour on the way to Decaur, Al. We saw it on Robert Irvine's Restaurant Impossible and wanted to try it out. I'm glad we did. We travel with our dog and was pleased to find a covered area with picnic tables. The...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed June 30, 2014

We stopped there this weekend just to check out the new décor and the food we heard about from watching Restaurant Impossible. We were not disappointed at all. The food was fresh and delicious. We had the sampler platter and my husband and I shared...More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed June 30, 2014

Ordered to go for a family dinner. Excellent service! Excellent food! Wish we lived close enough to eat there more often!

Thank lucy30740
Reviewed May 16, 2014

We stopped here after a local referral while at the five state yard sale. We apparently hit the restaurant at the perfect time, as a huge rush had just left. BBQ was really good and the Hickory Fries were scrumptious. Who wouldn't like french fries...More

2  Thank CoachJTL
Reviewed April 18, 2014

On our way to our cabin, we happened to pass by and spur of the moment stopped. Walking in, I was pleasantly surprised at how cute the inside was. It was not expected at all from the outside. The waitress told us Restaurant Impossible had...More

3  Thank ynot011
Reviewed April 4, 2014

I recently volunteered to help during the Restaurant Impossible episode here. Several weeks later, I thought I'd stop in and see how the remodel turned out and try the food. I had the dry pork sandwich with collard slaw, corn relish and homemade fries. It...More

6  Thank rcg2
Reviewed August 31, 2013

We stopped based on the reviews. We wondered when we saw a sign that it had new owners, but we went anyway ordered half chicken and pork bbq. While waiting I heard the guy at the next table say he felt like everything needed salt....More

1  Thank drunkitty2000
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  • Address: 10339 Alabama Hwy. 117, Mentone, AL 35989-3820
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mentone
  • Phone Number: +1 256-635-6160
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