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Jambo's BBQ Shack

5460 E Fm 1187, Burleson, TX 76028-3060
+1 817-478-2277
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (15 reviews)
“pulled pork” (7 reviews)
“texas toast” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
5460 E Fm 1187, Burleson, TX 76028-3060
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jambo’s used to be a hidden jewel with some of the best bbq in northern Texas. Has to be under new management. Average would be polite.

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Found this diamond on the gps as a suggestion to eat and we took it up. Just know that the pictures are legit and the portions are gut busting. I got the signature sandwich and the brought me a tower of meats in between buns....More

Thank HoggLife1
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Just went to the Rendon location to which I have been going to since it opened. Ordered and then tried paying with gift cards that were Christmas gifts and was told that the system doesn't currently accept the cards !!!!!! They told me" it will...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

I am all for persons who want to purdue their dreams of cooking and owning a business. Lord knows, the Mansfield TX area needs more local color and unique places to eat. I admit, also, that one lunch should not be enough of a trial...More

Thank mebramson
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Enjoyed Sat noon lunch. Glad we didn't go later because the lunch crowd kept streaming in, and out to small patio. I wouldn't say it's a perfect BBQ, but ranks above many chains. BBQ is a personal taste, & I'm used to our home smoked...More

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The smell entices you in YUM ! The food flavor is good the bill knocks you over for the amount you get is WAY over priced!!!!!!! A family could only afford to eat here every 6 months or you could cook it at home what...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is the real deal!! We had folks from out of town and they lost their minds over this BBQ!! Great ribs, pulled pork, brisket, salads, you name it - it is great! End the meal with the peach cobbler - happy, happy, happy!

Thank relaxingtraveler10
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Excellent Texas bbq. Off the beaten path, down some winding roads, use your google maps to get there. But it's worth the drive. We ordered the following: ribs, sliced brisket, sausage, jalapeño poppers, Bologna, pulled pork, and Texas toast. All I can say is WOW....More

Thank PjCinTX
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Off the beaten path but on the well travelled road for many. It's worth a stop to enjoy some of the better BBQ's around. Not fancy just good.

Thank Johnny B
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Fantastic ribs and other meats. All the sides they offer nicely pair with the meat selections. Wonderful place to hang out with locals.

Thank Howard B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5460 E Fm 1187, Burleson, TX 76028-3060
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Burleson
  • Phone Number: +1 817-478-2277
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