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Jim 'n Nick's Bar-B-Q

1810 Montgomery Hwy, Hoover, AL 35244-1208
+1 205-733-1300
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (56 reviews)
“pulled pork” (31 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1810 Montgomery Hwy, Hoover, AL 35244-1208
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, but a bit pricey for what they serve. There are so many now and they may be losing that personal touch they had.

Thank larry835
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ANYTHING you order will be excellent. My fav is the beef brisket. They also have the best BBQ in town and their potato salad is to die for. They also cater, too. Food quality is always there.

Thank themarrylady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This isn't the best bbq that I've had but it's good. The ribs has a great smoked flavor and they are tender. Most of the side items are just ok. I been here several times with others that have wanted to try the bbq and...More

Thank J7779YTlisah
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Visiting my daughter and wanted to try some local BBQ. Definitely an above average to excellent establishment. Our service was a little spotty but there were 2 very large groups (20-40) and our waitress was very pleasant. The beer menu was ok with some true...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a very good Bar B Q restaurant with great table service. I like almost everything on the extensive menu. The service is great.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Get the 1/2 chicken off the bone. BBQ is great The basket of hot cheese biscuits is something you can't pass up. Always great service you can't go wrong eating BBQ at Homewood or Hoover location. Make sure if you are a fry lover get...More

Thank RTRbarry
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Great pulled pork, smoked chicken, brisket, ribs, fried catfish, and all the fixins. Most sides made from scratch with generous portions.

Thank Cotts-KK
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The food was so good here people were lining up for lunch 15 minutes before opening. A very nice section including ribs, chicken and brisket with many side offerings.

Thank JoAnne H
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I've lived in Birmingham for 15 years now, and I've never quite understood why this place is so beloved. Maybe just due to the excellent marketing. The food certainly is good, but not great. I will gladly admit that the turkey and the house barbecue...More

Thank ksC3328ZN
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

The best place in Birmingham. The place is nice and the ribs fantastic also the little muffins that they give before the main meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1810 Montgomery Hwy, Hoover, AL 35244-1208
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Hoover
  • Phone Number: +1 205-733-1300
Authentic, Southern Bar-B-Q. Meats are slow-smoked for 24 hours around the clock. All trimmings are made fresh from scratch daily (not one freezer in the whole building). Dine In, To Go, Drive Thru, or Catering available.
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