We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

JR's Genuine Barbeque

3055 La Cienega Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-7314
+1 310-837-6838
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Barbecue, American, Cajun & Creole
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3055 La Cienega Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-7314
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (16)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had the pork ribs and it was pretty good. I wasn't sure about the sauce so the waitress asked if I wanted to taste the spicy sauce. I did and then made my decision as to which sauce I wanted; however, to my surprise,...More

Thank ibaol
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

What you get from JR's is simply good BBQ--- tender and tasty with selectable spice levels from mild (perfect, with a slightly sweet bite) to spicy (pretty blazing hot but addictive). Nothing fancy here--- an L-shaped counter and small set of tables--- but a bunch...More

Thank TravelDrone
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Called two days ahead for a mid-afternoon pickup of two slabs of baby back ribs. Arrived at the time specified. Waited 10 minutes to move to the head of a 3 person line. After some initial confusion about the order, waited another 15 minutes for...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Well we were driving down the street to go to The Getty And we smelled the food and had to turn around and stop! It was truly amazing! We had the best pulled pork and the most amazing brisket. Leave room for desert (chocolate cake...More

Thank Marc L
Reviewed 8 December 2015

I have to admit - JR's was typically a place I zoomed by, always thinking, 'I'll come back to it...' Today - I made the decision that I would DEFINITELY stop there. I was working on a photo-blog project along La Cienega, so the timing...More

Thank Allison M
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Our family is visiting there for over decade and we were never disappointed. The tritip, brisket and links are the best ever. The Memphis style BBQ is hot and delicious. Nowadays we live in Israel and everytime we arrive to LA our first stop from...More

Thank Tami R
Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

Great BBQ!!! Don't let the outside fool you or you will miss out. Large plates. Good sides. Sauce is terrific. There are few reviews but this is great food. We will be back next time we're in town. Drove out 15 mins from downtown LA....More

Thank Ebrundo
Reviewed 9 December 2014

This is a little bit of a triangle place at the intersection of La Cienega and Fairfax in Culver City. Very unassuming but probably the best BBQ on the westside of LA. Parking is tight, but if you look around you'll find something. Go at...More

Thank MUG318CA
Reviewed 1 October 2013

Went in and tried the baby back ribs, with the baked beans, and cole slaw. Nice dinner. 6 ribs, and plenty of sides. Well worth the price. Was planning on having the peach cobbler but didn't have room. In fact, couldn't finish the last rib....More

1  Thank computerprofessor
Reviewed 21 May 2013

The BBQ is fantastic, I really can't say much more about it than that. I had the pulled pork and coconut cream pie and it was spot on southern style deliciousness. It's unfortunate that this place has no room to grow, very little parking, and...More

Thank slasich
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Coolhaus
30 reviews
.83 km away
Brunello Trattoria
32 reviews
.41 km away
E K Valley
7 reviews
.55 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museum of Jurassic Technology
168 reviews
2.16 km away
Culver City Park
13 reviews
2.13 km away
Star Eco Station
13 reviews
2.56 km away
Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook
40 reviews
1.67 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from JR's Genuine Barbeque staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3055 La Cienega Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-7314
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
  • Phone Number: +1 310-837-6838
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing