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Everett & Jones Barbeque

126 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607-3716
+1 510-663-2350
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (43 reviews)
“potato salad” (16 reviews)
“greens” (21 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
126 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607-3716
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The BBQ was delicious and the sauce was to die for. However the sides lacked flavor and the service was the worst I have seen in some time. It's as if the server was doing us a favor by providing the simplest of things. It...More

Thank ggsnowwhite
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

If you haven't tried Oakland-style barbecue, this is a perfect introduction. Next to Jack London Square and just a few blocks down Broadway from the downtown hotels, this place serves up great meats and a friendly vibe. You can choose from pork ribs, brisket, links...More

Thank KayakDC
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Their BBQ platters are some of the tastiest I've eaten. Good size portions, along with slaw and sides, so you won't leave hungry!

Thank 835christyb
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I love finding BBQ places in new cities. I planned my visit to OAK knowing that E and J was across from my hotel. Long story short, my chicken and sausage were fair in quality but smothered in 4x the sauce necessary. The meats were...More

Thank paul518
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The BBQ was inedible. Grisly and unchewable. I really wanted to like it. At first they had run out of brisket. Then they brought it out to our relief... Which quickly turned to disappointment. The sides were the only thing we ended up sharing.

Thank Adam H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

THIS IS THE BEST BBQ..PERIOD! We had been to this restaurant over ten years ago and loved it then and we are still in love!!! Your best bet is to just go full out and get a combo plate cause it is all good. The...More

Thank Trish R
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We arrived at the restaurant and was immediately seated. Our waitress Gail came and took our drink orders. We was there celebrating my friend's birthday. We ordered the combination plate that served all the four meats which serves two; Ribs, Brisket, Links and Chicken with...More

Thank Morvant
Reviewed 13 November 2016

My family and I have been eating EJ's BBQ since we were young adults. The meat is tender, portions are a good size. They have several locations, and each one is supervised by one of the sisters, some family members and friends. Service is pretty...More

Thank JakeCarl
Reviewed 29 October 2016

The BBQ was very well prepared. I got the triple comb, which was ribs, bbq chicken and brisket. The chicken was especially tender. The Mac & cheese and collard greens were tasty as well. They give huge portions and he staff is attentive. The food...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I know this place stays afloat because it's black owned and has quite a history. I love black owned business and support as much as possible. I cannot support this place simply because both the service & food are bad. The service is hit or...More

Thank MissesJai
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Does your restaurant sell a whole cooked beef brisket and if so how much do you sell it for??
12 February 2017|
Response from Mischelle M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they sell a whole cooked beef brisket. I have called with questions and everyone is always very helpful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607-3716
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-663-2350
  • E-mail
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