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The Original Big Ed's BBQ

305 State Route 34, Old Bridge, NJ 07747-9501
+1 732-583-2626
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Barbecue
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305 State Route 34, Old Bridge, NJ 07747-9501
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

If you want a place that gives you ribs and ribs until you can't take it come to Big Ed's BBQ. Best rib in NJ

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Soooo gooood, it's where my wife wanted to go for Mother's Day. The ribs, wether short, spare or St. Louie, fall of the bone. I prefer the St. Louie with the dry rub, my wife's the baby back with BBQ sauce. The all-you-can-eat ribs allows...More

1  Thank papi51855
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Had an enjoyable meal here, combo meal of wings, and shrimp, cheese burger, baby back ribs, baked potato, coleslaw, apple sauce, followed by a hot lava cake. the food was delicious, the service was a stand out, very friendly, and efficient, and the atmosphere was...More

Thank BuddhistNYC
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing ! Food is fresh ! Service was quick and courteous. They have an all you can eat rib option .. and the ribs are so good! My 2 year old loved the fried chicken and Apple fritter. We will definitely be...More

1  Thank 116moniquen
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

The "call ahead list" helped for a large family group. The variety of ribs is almost as unlimited as supply that will be deposited at your seat as you eat your way to BBQ nirvana. The bar has a nice variety of brews to help...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Awesome BBQ all around, everything is great, you can't go wrong with this place. You will leave stuffed, so much food and worth the wait!

Thank Sanmarco819
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you like ribs they are good all you can eat ribs, try not to fill up on bread, salad, etc. steaks are great too!!

Thank pmom1122
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Lean, tender, perfectly-seasoned ribs - three different "cuts" to choose from with three different types of proprietary BBQ sauce. All served in a big red barn with memorabilia covered walls, TVs everywhere, a large horse-shoe shaped bar. BBQ beans with pork ends in them, fresh...More

Thank roseswithribbons
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Been going to Big Ed's since they opened. Great food, large portions @ a good price. Eat in or order take out and have a drink @ the bar while you wait (of course you can phone in you order and pick it up).

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Food is good, good choices, tender ribs, service good, plenty to choose from, ggod bargain all ribs you can eat.

Thank QQstorm
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Eileen B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 State Route 34, Old Bridge, NJ 07747-9501
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Old Bridge
  • Phone Number: +1 732-583-2626
  • E-mail
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