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“Great ribs, great value !”

The Original Big Ed's BBQ
Ranked #7 of 82 Restaurants in Old Bridge
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: After-hours
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours
Old Bridge, New Jersey
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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“Great ribs, great value !”
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Our family has been to Big Ed's many times over the last 20 years. It's a fun, casual, cabin-like dining atmosphere. Usually we order the all-you-can-eat ribs which are outstanding, but also enjoyed the pulled-pork and fried chicken dinners as well. The waitress staff is friendly and courteous and will always cater to your needs. You won't be disappointed in your visit to Big Ed's BBQ !

  • Visited March 2014
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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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“Ribs, ribs, ribs”
Reviewed 27 May 2014

All you can eat ribs for lunch at $12.99, with two sides. Ribs can be done in four different ways.
I especially liked the regular style, without lots of gloppy sauce running down my hands. This place has been at this location for years. Waitstaff friendly and knowledgeable. Additional ribs presented quickly and without any fuss.

  • Visited May 2014
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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Riblicious!”
Reviewed 23 April 2014

Great ribs at Big Ed's. They offer the All you Can Eat, pork or beef ribs and many other choices on the menu. They also have karaoke on the weekend. It gets really busy, but you would never be disappointed.

  • Visited February 2014
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Holmdel, New Jersey
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“All You can eat ribs”
Reviewed 22 April 2014 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

Have been here a few times and I can't offer a review an anything besides the ribs, because that is what I always get. In this area, they have some of the best ribs and you can always change cause and style in between orders.

Visited April 2014
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New Jersey
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“ALL YOU CAN EAT RIBS!!!”
Reviewed 21 April 2014

For about $20 you can order all you can eat ribs. The ribs are tasty and well worth the $20. The ribs at Chili's are $18+ . You can switch up your rib order for next batch of ribs. Your choices are: baby back, St. Louis, & spare ribs. You can either have BBQ sauce or dry rub. I like the baby back with BBQ sauce the most. The dry rub has a little bit of a kick to it and was very good too. There are may sides to choose from, fries, baked beans, corn on the cob, cole slaw, apple sauce, baked potato, garden salad, garlic bread, mixed veggies, and chili cheese puffed potato. If you're in the area, check this place out. And bring your appetites.

  • Visited April 2014
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