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JR's Genuine Barbeque

3055 La Cienega Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-7314
+1 310-837-6838
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef ribs” (2 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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Barbecue, American, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
3055 La Cienega Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-7314
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Very home-like. Casual. Great friendly service. Didn’t look like much from the outside with bars on windows , but the “A” rating in the window from Health Dept gave me some confidence. Indeed, clean inside. I had beef ribs. Somewhat tough but good sauce. Good...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We went to Los Angeles to visit family and they took us to this neat little BBQ joint! The meat was good the beans were great and the service was friendly! A great taste of home for this Midwest gal!

Thank jmwerner
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The meat is decent. The Prices are expensive for what you get...real BBQ is pretty expensive apparently. My dogs like the big bones.

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Great place for dinner with friends. Meat is juicy, flavorful and tender, and the bbq sauce you can’t beat! Medium was perfectly spicy for me, but if you like it hot, the hot sauce option will make you feel it for real, right up to...More

Thank Николай П
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I don't know what you've heard or read, but this is NO real barbeque place. To start, the service was sweet, but slow. We thought we waited a long time for 2 glasses of water, but the poor guy to our left at the bar...More

Thank GoodToGoGirl
Reviewed 10 November 2017

A friend at 94.7 the Wave suggested we try Jrs. BBQ when attending a jazz concert at the SoCal Honda Soundstage last night. So glad we did!! The owners, Robert & Jeannie Jackson were very gracious, and the food was D-E-L-I-C-I-O-U-S!!! We ordered the Pulled...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had the pork ribs and it was pretty good. I wasn't sure about the sauce so the waitress asked if I wanted to taste the spicy sauce. I did and then made my decision as to which sauce I wanted; however, to my surprise,...More

Thank ibaol
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

What you get from JR's is simply good BBQ--- tender and tasty with selectable spice levels from mild (perfect, with a slightly sweet bite) to spicy (pretty blazing hot but addictive). Nothing fancy here--- an L-shaped counter and small set of tables--- but a bunch...More

Thank TravelDrone
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Called two days ahead for a mid-afternoon pickup of two slabs of baby back ribs. Arrived at the time specified. Waited 10 minutes to move to the head of a 3 person line. After some initial confusion about the order, waited another 15 minutes for...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Well we were driving down the street to go to The Getty And we smelled the food and had to turn around and stop! It was truly amazing! We had the best pulled pork and the most amazing brisket. Leave room for desert (chocolate cake...More

Thank Marc L
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3055 La Cienega Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-7314
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
  • Phone Number: +1 310-837-6838
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