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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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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“baby back ribs” (20 reviews)
“brisket” (11 reviews)
“garlic bread” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
££ - £££
305 State Route 34, Old Bridge, NJ 07747-9501
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Reviewed 4 December 2015

Its quite a hike to get to Big Eds from Atlantic City, but boy, is it well worth it when you get there.Ribs galore prepared in numerous ways always a long awaited treat

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

We were driving around one Saturday and saw the sign at the door for all you can eat ribs. Great decision to stop and try it! The sauces are as good as the most famous places for bbq ribs, and the meat was cooked to...More

Thank Mirmotta
Reviewed 11 November 2015

This is a great place. A mix of entrée and all you can eat. I love the blackened fish, it is really blackened, not just covered with Cajun spice, and moist in the inside. They knowhow to do it, most places don't.

Thank islandsoft_2010
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Great ribs and chicken, whether fried or BBQ., Always plenty to eat. Endless ribs meals or regular meals.. which ever you choose will make a great meal.

1  Thank Steven G
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

ribs were ok, and it was nice to get an "unlimited" amount, however you can not take home what is already on the table....clearly even though you paid for them, they are limited. i ordered a ny strip steak. to be honest it was eh...More

1  Thank Jmove1228
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Went with wife, daughter, & grandson. We had the Baby Back Ribs Honey Flavored with Shrimp, & the Provolone Burger. Very nicely prepared & great flavor. Nice atmosphere & music playing.

Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

The ribs are good if you can get in the place to get a table but I won't wait anywhere for a table over an hour let alone a place where people look like they just got out of bed and don't care what they...More

2  Thank beachqueen820
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Great service and delicious all you can eat ribs! Love their fries and their garlic bread. So good! It's pricey but it's worth it if you think about the actual cost of everything.

1  Thank BelleGold
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We both were in the mood for ribs & Big Ed's did not disappoint. Hubby & I started off with salads which were fresh and big! The garlic bread was delicious - plenty of garlic flavor! I had 1/2 rack of baby-back ribs - just...More

Thank Spufi10
Reviewed 18 August 2015

The ribs were good, but I can only eat a few at a time and you can't take any home even though I never finished my first portion.

Thank JudyHelmetta
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Louise A
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Response from papi51855 | Reviewed this property |
No, they don’t deliver. But, it’s really worth the trip.
Eileen B
5 March 2017|
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Response from segarrarico | Reviewed this property |
Yes a great bar
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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
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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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