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The Joint

701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
+1 504-949-3232
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (260 reviews)
“baked beans” (75 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (94 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

No frills, simple bbq joint. And it is precisely in it's simplicity where the magic lies: this place is amazing. Get the ribs. They Fall of the bone! I would go back again. The very best I've had in NOLA. Way better (and cheaper) than...More

Thank Emilchireno
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had a great taste journey at " the Joint''. I tried the fancy “Onion Bhaji Burger”. It was super tasty and filled me up well. However, I still managed to squeeze in a deep fried Oreo for dessert. I mean deep fried Oreos?? Yeees...More

Thank Jili F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went on a friend’s recommendation and were glad we listened. The burnt ends sandwich had the right amount of crispy vs meaty vs fatty and my wife loved her brisket sandwich as well. The peanut butter pie and pecan pie are also highly recommended.

1  Thank Dan D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a short Uber ride (recommended) to this out of the way and authentic BBQ joint. Great menu and local beers. Servings are large. Ribs are wicked and brisket was melt in your mouth. Potato salad and Mac/cheese good sides. We ordered too much food...More

1  Thank Brent1967
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well off the beaten path, but an easy ride with Uber if you're visiting the city without a car. Authentic BBQ in a very casual & laid back setting... We tried the chicken, pulled pork, brisket & ribs...all were perfect! As were the sides. (It...More

1  Thank Jennyfare
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A couple of buddies and I went here for dinner during Mardi Gras. I tried the sausage, brisket, and pulled pork. I was all exceptionally prepared and quite tasty. The beans were decent but not the best I’ve had. I tried a slice of Pecan...More

Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply some of the BEST food to be had in Ocean Beach. I love the sushi bar with Chef Todd leading his team of highly talented Sushi Chefs. Best thing about the Joint is it has a menu delivering awesome Sushi with a hot menu...More

1  Thank SanDiegoSven7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We read a lot of reviews on restaurants in New Orleans before we headed there on vacation. My husband chose The Joint. The food was delicious! I had the brisket sandwich, my daughter had the pulled pork sandwich and my husband and son had a...More

Thank Deborah A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Joint looks like a place you would find in a rural town.. don't be fooled tho... we were a party of 4 visiting NO for business and had read some reviews of the Joint. they did not disappoint The food is spectacular! the Brisket...More

1  Thank pencilelbow22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go after reading some reviews and the joint did not disappoint. If you are a fan of slow style smoker bbq meats than this is the place to go. The brisket and ribs were done to perfection. Visiting from Australia I am...More

Thank mcg1978
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residential. Of course, folks around here love to go
out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere
in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the
festivities, well then so much the better! Home to
some of the most revered live music venues in New
Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining
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Anara M
20 May 2017|
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Response from CostaRicaBirder | Reviewed this property |
No reservations, but I'll concur they're not ever needed. One thing that I will add is that the locals swarm to this place, so it gets more crowded over lunch or right at the end of the workday. You can avoid the... More
7 August 2016|
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Response from Marlene M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so! Sorry!
14 June 2016|
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Response from Kaylan S | Reviewed this property |
Definitely use Uber. There's a very active and pleasant Uber community in the area, we used it extensively while we were in town. The drivers were all great and had good recommendations on places to go locally, and I think... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Neighbourhood: Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Phone Number: +1 504-949-3232
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