We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Everett & Jones Barbecue

1955 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702-1611
+1 510-548-8261
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (6 reviews)
“potato salad” (9 reviews)
“hot links” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1955 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702-1611
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (47)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best BBQ in the Bay Area! Only speaking for the Berkeley location! Have been a regular customer for 35 years since my mom brought me as a little kid! Bringing my son now!

Thank Dgizz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We waited about 45 minutes for our table and another 40 minutes for our food. I was so hungry I went across the street to Starbucks and bought some croissants which I distributed among my dinner partners. I ordered the brisket. The plate that was...More

Thank Harry W
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Everett Jones has the best barbecue food ever the tri-tip is really great also the barbecue ribs and briskets are good and he would try some hot links potato salad is pretty good customer service is really great there's a definite place to try if...More

Thank krysheila99
Reviewed 4 February 2018

First of all, hard to find a clean table. The brisket was cut parallel to the grain of the meat and was mostly fat. The ribs were over cooked and too dry. The chicken drumstick was over cooked but the thigh was tasty. Someone else...More

Thank Glenn R
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

OK, this is how I remember BBQ when I was growing up. Before the culinary explosion began, as far as BBQ joints were concerned, there was just Everett & Jones and Flints. Flints is gone now but Everett & Jones is still kicking and serving...More

Thank branewash
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Brisket sandwich was finger licking good and the service was fast and pleasant. Didn't know anything about the place before I went in, it was simply close to my hotel, and I got a pleasant surprise

Thank ngjer
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Visiting Berkeley and walking around to see what restaurants are near our hotel....we hadn't actually planned on barbecue, but stopped here because it smelled so good....sweet-tangy-smoky aroma wafting onto the street. We were not disappointed, the brisket is superb, slow cooked, tender, and lean, with...More

Thank Regardez403
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

One word, "Nasty". Ordered the rib dinner. The ribs were the poorest quality ribs I had ever been served. Inedible. The beans and potato salad weren't much better.

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I had takeout ribs from this place twice while I was in Berkley for just a week. They were so delicious that my family and I ordered them for our New Year's Eve's party. I loved the barbecue sauce they use as it is a...More

Thank lovedemsaints
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Get a link Dinner and the food was cold like it came out the freezer never again. I wish it was like the one in down town Oakland the food much better and this is family owned? Only thing hot was the potato salad, bbq...More

Thank Trevor L
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Berkeley
Holiday Inn Express Berkeley
251 reviews
.13 km away
Marina Inn
43 reviews
.28 km away
Berkeley Inn
49 reviews
.36 km away
La Quinta Inn Berkeley
381 reviews
.41 km away
Nearby Restaurants
La Marcha Tapas Bar
47 reviews
.12 km away
Luca Cucina Italiana
36 reviews
.16 km away
Lanesplitter Pizza - West Berkeley
47 reviews
.13 km away
Highwire Coffee Roasters
12 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Monterey Market
32 reviews
1.54 km away
Takara Sake USA
10 reviews
.83 km away
Donkey and Goat Winery
7 reviews
1.30 km away
Aquatic Park
17 reviews
1.19 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
16 March 2018|
Response from branewash | Reviewed this property |
The posted menu is the same all day. They have full plates and sandwich plate selections. The sandwich plates just have less sides and less meat.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1955 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702-1611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-548-8261
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing