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Jakes Smokehouse BBQ

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1784 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA
+1 757-721-7850
11:00 - 21:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went there last night. As usual the ribs were awesome. I love the different kinds of sauces at table side. The spicy one is my favorite.

Thank Packerlady1
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The choices and combinations of ribs, chicken and beef are numerous and hard to choose as there are so many combinations. The smoked wings are especially good.

Thank chandler2015
Athens, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I love to travel and taste different BBQ. We even attend BBQ competitions. Hands down, Jake's has everything you could ever want out of BBQ. Ribs pull right off the bone, Chicken melts in your mouth. Brisket moist and juicy. No need to go anywhere else.

Thank piercedheart2009
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the last time we visited, we were disappointed. Very slow and not even busy, staff seemed to be preoccupied with other things.. food was still wonderful however.

Thank Brittany M
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

OMG! You must try this place! Lisa our waitress was awesome in helping us with our order! It may be off the beaten path but it's worth your time and money!

Thank cassandra b
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing BBQ burgers, the belly buster was especially good, the brisket was perfectly cooked. Was expecting lesser quality for it being delivery but we were really impressed with quality and delivery time. The red skin potato salad is a must try!

Thank EllyDLKing
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We first tried Jakes several years ago and was pleasantly surprised. We were in the area this week and so glad we stopped in for lunch. We lucked out also with the daily special which was half priced nachos. The pulled pork and the fried tortilla chips just worked so well. I am still thinking about it. The lunch platters... More 

Thank stazandgazer
Va Bch, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

One of the few places to stick it out and stay around, Very good BBQ and it is off the path of the high price places at the ocean front a good place to go and get a break from all the fast paced activity and crowds

Thank 157Greg
Island Park, New York
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Jakes has the most delicious pulled pork and generous portions. All of their food is good but I love the pork the best!!

Thank pr1029
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Everything is great!!! My favorite is the chopped pork platter, but their dry rub wings are absolutely amazing. The chicken tacos on Taco Tuesday are good and the Bbq nachos are delicious. They also mail out coupons for our birthdays and our anniversary which make coming that much more enjoyable.

Thank Juju J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1784 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-721-7850

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