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Jr's No. 19 BBQ Co.

224 Barclay Ave, Pine River, MN 56474-5174
+1 218-587-4227
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
26 Jul 2017
“Moved to Crosslake Legion”
20 May 2016
“Loved the Prime Rib sandwich special!!!!!”
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
224 Barclay Ave, Pine River, MN 56474-5174
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Same great food! Besides their famous BBQ and desserts, they also have wonderful Sunday breakfast and Mexican Food. Check their website for specials every day!

Thank KathyPLMN
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Had the most wonderful prime rib sandwich as their Thursday special! Fantastic flavor, meat was very tender, added some honey barbecue sauce and 'WOW'!!!! Huge sandwich, couldn't eat it all. My husband had potato salad and it was very good. Bar type atmosphere which we...More

1  Thank Bonnie T
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Family vacation in the area, decided to give it a try. Menu is limited but everyone found a dish they liked. Portions are medium size, served basket style. Had a variety of BBQ sauces to try which was fun. Most of the food was not...More

Thank RGTravelIng
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Ive been to JRS numerous times hoping that it will get better. It doesn't, sad face :( The service is good the food is terrible. Its cold, dry, and tasteless not to mention that all the bbq sauces are sooo watered down that it makes...More

1  Thank Pam T
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and parents and I ate at Jr's for the first (and last) time last weekend. 6:30 pm on a Saturday and only 3 tables the entire time we were there. The server/bartender was friendly and nice, but unprofessional (never introduced herself, came to...More

1  Thank w113akr
Reviewed 28 November 2015

I made a special trip to Pine River on a Wednesday as I heard this place had a Reuben Special on that day. I got the sandwich, which looked good, but it was cold and not grilled. I have a background in food service (chef)...More

Thank Brewzrus
Reviewed 15 September 2015

As I have said before, tasting is very subjective and this food was lacking any taste. I went here for ribs only to find out that they are served Tuesday-Thursday and of course I am there on a Monday. The server suggested the brisket plate,...More

Thank bigbobr
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We entered the Pine River location at about 7pm on Friday and found the place nearly empty. This caused us some concern, but we had read that No. 19 was a good place for BBQ. The brisket and especially the ribs we ordered didn't taste...More

1  Thank Carlsons
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

If you're headed north or staying in the area this is must stop. I'm not being dramatic when I say this is the best barbecue I've had...and I just had North Carolina barbecue in North Carolina. The service was wonderful, friendly and knowledgeable. I had...More

Thank Nicole_T_MSP
Reviewed 21 May 2015

I was impressed with their take out ribs that we had this past Sunday. Not only was the food delicious but we experienced some of the most amazing customer service when we picked up the food. Also their cheesecakes are amazing here. We are lucky...More

Thank WFamilyMemories
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Hannah P
4 October 2017|
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Response from KathyPLMN | Reviewed this property |
He does...but you have to reach him through the Crosslake Legion. The Pine River location was closed and relocated.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 Barclay Ave, Pine River, MN 56474-5174
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Pine River
  • Phone Number: +1 218-587-4227
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