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Jabo's Bar-Be-Q

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9682 E Arapahoe Rd, Greenwood Village, CO 80112-3758
+1 303-799-4432
11:00 - 20:00
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I got the sliced brisket with their regular sauce at a medium level. The meat was smokey and easily fell apart. The sauce was good with a bit of "bite" after the fact. I've not had better bbq in Colorado. I'll be going back for sure!

Thank sambam68
Mesa, Arizona
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

So we made the 90 minute drive today to visit Jabo's. I've got to be honest, I'm vegan and not the biggest barbecue fan but it was for his bday so we made the drive. Jabo himself greeted us, asking if we had been there before and seated us. He brought us out his six base sauces, that he makes... More 

Thank 960abbyl
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

What a great place! We were greeted at the door by Jabo himself. After a handshake and a tour of the in house made BBQ sauces we ordered the beef brisket sandwich and the Jabo link. We also tried the macaroni and cheese. Absolutely delicious. So much food. 1/2 lb of meat on each sandwich is no exaggeration! Our only... More 

Thank 414barbs
West Des Moines, Iowa
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I really enjoyed this place!! We had the ribs and chopped brisket sandwich.... Plenty of food and then some.... My wife and I actually split a plate of ribs and still could not finish it all! The sconuts were a great dessert! Highly recommend!!

Thank Steven P
Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

What a pro. The owner is interactive and down to earth. They show you personal sauces before you even order what you want. They can mix and match to make your palet happy. The owner is right there with you in a no pressure situation all while suggesting different flavors and a small round about history lesson on the restaurant... More 

Thank Bomberro05
Mesa, Arizona
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I tell ya - I really hate what I'm about to write...but if the people who gave Jabo's anything more than three green circles...then they do not know what real BBQ is. I come from Chicago - so I was raised on good BBQ. I've traveled Memphis, the Carolinas, K.C., St. Louis, and all over Texas. I LOVE BBQ -... More 

Thank Bradford T
Greenwood Village, Colorado, United States
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Love this family owned and run restaurant. Smoky great bbq and Louisiana sausage. My son gets the Jabo's Dog - chopped brisket on top of the smoked hot link. Great brisket and pulled pork. Do not miss the onion rings, sweet potato fries and order Sconuts. If driving through Denver - it is a short stop from I-25 and Arapahoe... More 

Thank Carolyn Swartz S
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We had a pulled pork sandwich and 1/2 slab of ribs. Both platters were huge! Tons of sauces to choose from and the beer battered fries were very tasty. Our server was so friendly and we got to meet the chef who is very knowledgable on how to cook ribs. The only reason I didn't rate it a 5 is... More 

Thank KandK99
Aurora, Colorado
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218 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Got the pulled pork sandwich to go. Got it Carolina style with coleslaw on top. It was really good. The beans were also very good. service was friendly and efficient.

Thank Kenny Z
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

OMGosh!!!! This is by far, the best BBQ have had in a long time. Small,clean, cheerful, storefront restaurant. Dine-in or carry out. Friendly and attentive staff. They start you off with a sampler platter of sauces and then you choose your favorite and let them know how much heat you like (mild to habinero). Huge, delicious portions (all sandwiches are... More 

Thank Susann S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9682 E Arapahoe Rd, Greenwood Village, CO 80112-3758
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Greenwood Village
  • Phone Number: +1 303-799-4432

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?