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Jambo's BBQ Shack

5460 E Fm 1187, Burleson, TX 76028-3060
+1 817-478-2277
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“texas toast” (4 reviews)
“ribs” (12 reviews)
“pulled pork” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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5460 E Fm 1187, Burleson, TX 76028-3060
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Texas bbq. Off the beaten path, down some winding roads, use your google maps to get there. But it's worth the drive. We ordered the following: ribs, sliced brisket, sausage, jalapeño poppers, Bologna, pulled pork, and Texas toast. All I can say is WOW....More

Thank PjCinTX
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Off the beaten path but on the well travelled road for many. It's worth a stop to enjoy some of the better BBQ's around. Not fancy just good.

Thank Johnny B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Fantastic ribs and other meats. All the sides they offer nicely pair with the meat selections. Wonderful place to hang out with locals.

Thank Howard B
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Jambo's has the best BBQ around. The employees are extremely friendly, and the service is extremely fast. Most of the time I have my food in my hand before I have time to get my drink and find a table. While I have ordered several...More

Thank txrunnermom
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Are usually come in and just get the simple barbecue brisket sandwich and okra and another side. Good choice of sides but great choice of meats. Love their pulled pork as well. Good sauce and friendly service. Not a large place but plenty a room...More

Thank Yodatravel
Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you want some great BBQ, Jambo's is Awesome. My parents took me here a few months back because I had begged them to tell me where it was and they refused to tell me. They don't have a lot of signs or flash to...More

Thank jennimcconnell
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Came for a business lunch with 4 others. All had "The Jambo Texan". When they dropped them off at the table, all they said was, "Good luck!" Boy was that right! It was great BBQ and a great way to try all the meats. Had...More

Thank IUALUM_foodie
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Best barBQ around. They close when everything is sold out. (Which is fast)! Call before you go to see if they still have food.

Thank Mimidoll5986
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

good bbq, but for my preference is it a little too smokey tasting. super nice owners and workers, pretty small dining area with always a huge lunch crowd

Thank texasjuli
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Jambos is quickly becoming a popular place in the Burleson/Mansfield area. The brisket sandwich is great, as is the bun. Quick and friendly service, great sides and tea. They've gotten a number of awards for BBQ and deserve them.

Thank Yodatravel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5460 E Fm 1187, Burleson, TX 76028-3060
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Burleson
  • Phone Number: +1 817-478-2277
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