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Everett & Jones Barbecue

1955 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702-1611
+1 510-548-8261
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“potato salad” (8 reviews)
“ribs” (12 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1955 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702-1611
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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
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

A must for rib lovers, delicious sauce, hot sauce really hot! We had a slab of ribs, potato salad and beans, coke slaw really great too. Not dietetic! Best to take away as the place is a bit of a dive but worth it!

Thank Susy1921
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Meat cooked with wood fired brisk oven on location with their own B-B-Q sauces. Choice of mild, medium and hot sauces. They make their own potato salad, peach copula and sweet potato pies. I like their two-way dinner plate of rib and beef. One can...More

Thank LiveItWell
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Had the dinner with BBQ ribs and 2 sides. Ate the potato salad but it was not great, and did not eat the macaroni and cheese. The ribs were not particularly tender, with not much meat on them. They were very chewy, not even close...More

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This place we LOVED, so much food at a good price, people lined up as we walked by the first time, told us we were Crazy if we did not stop in, they were correct !!! Old School feed you well, every time we went,...More

Thank Ritchie H
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I've been going to Everet&Jones of and on since they opened 40 years ago. The one thing that sticks out is consistency. That coupled with serving the best bbq I've ever had (which of course is a matter of taste and can be debated) and...More

Thank Islandish
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Great BBQ love the beef links the Ribs are perfect and the sauce is exceptional. I recommend this BBQ spot to anyone. A Bay Area Gem!

Thank GyasiLateef
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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
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