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Uncle Joe's Barbecue

Cruz Bay, St. John
+1 340-693-8806
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Caribbean, Barbecue
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Cruz Bay, St. John
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here about 4 times over about 20 years of visiting St. Johns. Simple the best BBQ I have ever had. Just great. Hopefully, Uncle Joe's will rebuild after the hurricane.

Thank B G
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here several times and have been coming to St. John since 1994. Food is terrific! Ribs and chicken are outstanding. Don't let less than sterling appearance scare you away. We made that mistake for awhile. Great people working there. Great food. Can't miss...More

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 12 August 2017

good food, not crazy expensive. ate here for lunch with teenagers. everyone was happy. fun to sit outside in the middle of everything. shady. lots of action to watch on the street, great central location.

Thank andyrcohen
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I love barbecue and was looking forward to our meal at Uncle Joe's. All in all, not a great experience. There was a distinct and unavoidable stench in the restaurant -- not sure if it was coming from the surrounding area or what, but it...More

Thank NCbonvivant
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Our party of eight had carry out on our first night as it was after six when we finally hit the island. We got a little of everything, chicken, ribs, pulled pork and salmon! All were very good. We called ahead and everything was ready...More

Thank MommaDe070714
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This was my second time enjoying Uncle Joe's BBQ! Waitress loves serving you!! Great ribs & chicken! Cole slaw & pasta salad delicious too! Once you get off the ferry you'll smell the most delicious aromas...take a left and follow the street to Uncle Joe's!...More

Thank Jodi A
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Quick and delicious and actually made to order while we were there. Brought food back to our villa and it traveled well.

Thank MrsMtoZ
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I've been going to St. John for over 10 years and always enjoy eating at Uncle Joe's. Chicken and Ribs a great and very filling meals. Very good value. The same ladies have been working there since i started eating at Uncle Joe's.

Thank Annoush
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We go to St. John and least once a year. We always make sure we either have dinner at or take out from Uncle Joe's. Not only is it great food but what a fun place to people watch!!

Thank Jeanne H
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Have been stopping at Uncle Joes for over 10 years. The best/simplest purest form of good island ribs and chicken. Extremely reasonable and located so you can watch the street life.

Thank John R U
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gramapenny45
5 July 2016|
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Response from Kgreene2013 | Reviewed this property |
They do not take credit cards. There is an ATM a short walk from there. We have not been there in the summer, so I am not sure if they are open in August. We typically get 1 dinner for each adult. Their dinners include 2... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cruz Bay, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John
  • Phone Number: +1 340-693-8806
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