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Johnny Rebs' Southern Roadhouse

$$ - $$$
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
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4663 Long Beach Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90805-6929
+1 562-423-7327
07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Blue Jay
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eat...throw peanut shells on the floor. LOVE the Southern cooking. This is authentic stick-to-your-ribs amazing, yummy, perfect great fun. If you want to eat at home - they do both take-out and delivery....but for us, half the fun is eating at the restaurant!!! Johnny Rebs' is such a surprise in the middle of Long Beach!!!! I've been coming here since... More 

Thank Alisa G
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167 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great southern food and we always have fun. the BBQ is the best. It has that middle of nowhere old country feel

Thank edheffner46
Long Beach, California
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76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Excellent service and great food makes fora wonderful experience. Happy hour prices makes the trip worth it!

Thank Van L
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

After reading all of the great reviews, I was most disappointed. All of the food was very bland. The BBQ sauce had no taste, no spice, nothing to make it stand out. I ordered the burnt ends and hush puppies..I had to ask for BBQ sauce and the hush puppies with jalapeno had no flavor and were kinda greasy. My... More 

Thank Kecia H
Long Beach, California, Usa
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I went there for the first time maybe 5 years ago. I wish I had discovered it much sooner. Dont waste your time with the Chain BBQ places. The prices here are better and the food and quantity cant even be compared. I like this place so much that we use it to Cater our yearly Christmas Party for my... More 

Thank Sammyvelvet
West Jordan, Utah
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153 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We were craving BBQ and using the GPS to find a place to eat, after driving to two closed places, we found this one. So happy the other 2 were closed because Johnny Rebs is a great find. The food was delicious. The service was outstanding, and the environment was fun and cozy. I especially loved the old toy tonka... More 

Thank Chad S
long beach
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We are lucky to live very close to this location. The food is always great and the service is the best. We have been for breakfast, lunch and dinner. What every time you drop by you won't be disappointed.

Thank vtravelerlongbeach
Signal Hill, California
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Have driven by many times but had no time to stop in. Finally got a chance. Felt like I was in the country when driving into the parking as it was dirt and gravel but that's Okay by me. We were able to get seated right away. Loved our waitress Rene she was fast, friendly and took care of anything... More 

Thank Christine N
Long Beach, California
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170 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Super-casual, favorite of locals, throw your [peanut shells on the floor. BBQ cooked all night, sauces just right, excellent cerispy fried onion rings, many choices of sides. Watch for their "Do-Over" specials-- eat there on one special night, then get the exact same meal free on other specific nights (excluding alcohol). Sign up for email to make sure you get... More 

Thank ANonyMouse45
San Jose, California
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233 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere...very southern...sort of Only gravel,parking lot in Long Beach. Lousy parking Food better than average...all in group liked their meals. Fried chicken great coating and skin...no special taste. Hush puppies dry Ribs very good...fall off bone Corn bread dry and cold Banana pudding very good but tasted like Jello instant brand. Solid meal...could be over the top if they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4663 Long Beach Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90805-6929
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-423-7327
Homemade cookin' and southern hospitality! At Johnny Rebs' we strive to give you an authentic homemade meal and make you feel at home. In business since 1984, we have been fillin' bellies and painting smiles in Southern California and look forward to pleasing more folks like y'all with each new day!! Come visit us and see what all of our current friends and family are buzzing about!"Put Some South in Your Mouth!"

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