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Bill Johnson's Big Apple - CLOSED

950 E Main St, Mesa, AZ 85203-8820
+1 480-969-6504
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible20%
12 Nov 2015
“No more Bill Johnson”
14 Oct 2015
“it is closed and has been for several years”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
950 E Main St, Mesa, AZ 85203-8820
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

All Bill Johnsons Big Apple restaurants are closed for good - so sad- that was a so good place to eat when in Mesa.

Thank aunti_moo
Reviewed 15 October 2015

the only store left was on van buren in almost downtown phoenix and it closed this past summer,i think you can go on line and buy some of things that were in the store

Thank Jc F
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I used to go here regularly and I think all of the Bill Johnson's Big Apple places in Phoenix closed. The one in Mesa is surely gone out of business as well.

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 31 May 2014

We had been there years before and it was great, saw dust on floor a really great experience back then. Now the menu has changed for the worse. Ordered the ribs and they were so tough had to literally chew them off the bone. Couldn't...More

Thank 19DeeDee44
Reviewed 8 April 2014

Very displeased.This was a once enjoyable place to go. Now it has really gone down hill.This has been shown to me over more than one visit to this restaurant. Restaurant manager does not consider customer a priority. He was clear to us that his personal...More

Thank Manuel R
Reviewed 26 March 2014

This was our first visit to Bill Johnsons. I had the brisket and it was outstanding! The draft beer selection was great, especially the Sierra Nevada. We were in a group of 11 men and everyone said the food was good or excellent.

Thank DEBandVINCE1
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Just before Christmas, for the start of W. Steven Martin's annual toy drive, I met up with other riders at the Bill Johnson's in Mesa. It was my first trip to that one, there are others in the Phoenix area. I have been to three...More

1  Thank EdEKit
Reviewed 26 December 2013

Good food, a decent selection,ocassional specials, for a fair price. Have gone there before, and will go back there again

1  Thank BRIANE_13
Reviewed 17 May 2013

Our grandkids called on our 51st anniversary to ask where we would like to go for dinner. One of our favorite affordable places has been Bill Johnson's Big Apple in downtown Mesa. The food was great - except for the chili. It was dry, overcooked...More

1  Thank Marchelle P
Reviewed 12 May 2013

fatty pulled pork, everything but the pulled pork is WAY too expensive, which is why I rated the price as too high; we've tried all of the Mesa BBQ places and this is the most awful by far

2  Thank miki m
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 E Main St, Mesa, AZ 85203-8820
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-969-6504
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