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Jimmy's BBQ

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Westgate Plaza, 309 Lancaster Avenue, Malvern, PA
+1 610-879-8805
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10:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Wed 10:00 - 20:00
Thu - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner was absolutely delicious here! We decided to split some smoked bacon, as well as the two meat platter that came with two sides. We chose brisket and pulled pork with mashed sweet potatoes and Mac and cheese as our sides. Everything was great. The portions are very large, so I would recommend splitting the platter with someone.

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Thank Jason and Salin... V
Paoli Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This has become a semi-regular stop for us, which is surprising because we don't think of ourselves as big local barbecue fans (or, more accurately, we think of ourselves as barbecue snobs having eaten the best Oakland has to offer for nearly 40 years before moving here). But this simple diner is a definite must-do. I am particularly fond of... More 

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Thank RonSilliman
Cumming, Georgia
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Two words - smoked bacon. You can make a meal out of it. I was tempted to but then I would have missed out on some good Bar B Que. My bride got the pork plate and I certainly wanted to but ended up trying the salmon plate. They were all good and I couldn't finish my plate - the... More 

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Thank GBMROD
Malvern, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Hands down, Jimmy's BBQ has the best BBQ in the area. From the brisket, to the pulled pork and the spare ribs, all of it is so good. Not to mention, their BBQ sauce is the best! If you're looking for good BBQ, this is the place!

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Thank LtleCate04
Morristown, New Jersey
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760 reviews
465 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 306 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

I could tell Jimmy’s was going to be a great BBQ joint just by the smell of the smoked BBQ that filled this place; It made my mouth water for some good BBQ. The only problem, it was a Saturday afternoon and they were already sold out of the ribs & pulled pork, so we ended up trying the Beef... More 

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Thank MitchPhyllis65
Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

There areas best barbeque hands down. Ribs, brisket, pulled pork, it's all awesome. The bbq bacon might be a bit salty, but it's a great appetizer. Three different BBQ sauces to try, they're all good. Can't go wrong here!

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Thank Scott M
Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

I had lunch there today with a group from my office and it was very tasty. The brisket was very moist and flavorful and the sides are obviously homemade and not simply after thoughts. I've had their food in the office several times but this was my first time at their restaurant. The service was prompt and friendly. Worth the... More 

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Thank Brad E
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Food was terrible! It was my first and last visit. The Brisket and Cornbread were terribly dry, and the Pulled Pork was actually inedible. We left feeling hungry and robbed. Never Again!

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Thank Evesfruit
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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329 reviews
281 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

I love BBQ and I'm pretty critical of establishments that make it. This place held up well. I got the pulled chicken platter. It was delicious, not one piece of fat on it. My sides were Mac and cheese and beans. Delicious. Other people at the table got sandwiches (pulled pork and pulled chicken). My one friend said the pulled... More 

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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Was in the area on a short trip -- heard about this place -- and boy was it worth the detour! Deeeelishus! Lots of choices, perfectly done brisket, pulled pork, pulled chicken, good sides to warm a southern boy's heart!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Westgate Plaza, 309 Lancaster Avenue, Malvern, PA
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Malvern
  • Phone Number: +1 610-879-8805

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?