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Gus's Fresh Jerky

580 State Hwy 395, Olancha, CA 93549
+1 760-764-2822
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The jerky is not made here

The jerky was average, but quite expensive. I would pay to try local jerky and support a local... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
Sean C
Excellent Jerky

We stopped here because of the recommendations and the signs. Jerky is always a little pricey but... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Brian r
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On the way to Death valley, Mammoth or just on hwy 395? stop by and grab some of Gus's REALLY GOOD Fresh Jerky. Free Samples! try our Cowboy jerky(made tough with black pepper)or try our sweet and spicy (soft, sweet with a gentle kick to it)
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  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
29 Oct 2017
“Excellent Jerky”
13 Oct 2017
“That's good jerky”
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580 State Hwy 395, Olancha, CA 93549
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

The jerky was average, but quite expensive. I would pay to try local jerky and support a local business. But then we noticed on the package that it said, "Made for Gus's" and didn't say where it was made. Which got me thinking it's probably...More

Thank Sean C
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here because of the recommendations and the signs. Jerky is always a little pricey but this was worth it and we wished that we would have bought more.

Thank Brian r
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Lots of different kinds of jerky, honey, and dried fruit. It wasn't exactly what we were expecting but the service was friendly and the chili dried mangos are delicious!

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped by at gus's fresh jerky because we read about it on a blog. It was totally worth it! they not only got fresh jerky but also other delicious sweets like peanut butter nuts and other kinds. They also got different kinds of jerky....More

Thank Maurus B
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Saw this place advertised from maybe 80 miles away and was excited to try it. It only takes cash and is a bit overpriced but the jerky really is great, would stop again if roadtripping that way!

Thank Ryan C
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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

The best so far very delicious. Also price is very reasonable. Wish it was closer to our home in san bernardino cali.

Thank Susan M
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

On my August 2015 visit to Gus's, the jerky was from an outfit in Washington state. It was good. But, not as good as what Gus's has sold in the past under his own brand.

Thank Robert F B
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

Just off 395 in Olancha you'll find Gus' Really Fresh Jerky (and other stuff). I tasted three different types and bought a package of the Cowboy Jerky. Great flavor with a touch of spice. I also purchased some Pistachio nuts, garlic flavor. Also really good....More

Thank Robert L
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

Great jerky, especially the hot, spicy ones. Expensive. Very basic sales room along the roadside. A few other food items such as nuts, chips, sodas.

Thank JOM922
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Reviewed 29 April 2015

I try the sweet and spicy brisket and now I am a addict of Gus's jerky. All the flavors are excellent and delicious. I recommend all of them. I do not know who made this jerky but he or she is a genius.

Thank Abraham R
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