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Big Bubba's Bad BBQ

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1125 24th St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-1309
+1 805-238-6272
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Newbury Park, California
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187 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were traveling home and stopped for a bite...have eaten here before...all bbq is good here. We decided on hamburgers...oh my oh so good. Couldn't eat the salad that came with it but ate the whole hamburger.

Thank CheapEats019
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big Bubba's Bad BBQ is great! Never been disappointed! Wide range of BBQ eats. Prices are reasonable and customer service is excellent!!! We enjoy coming here to eat every time we visit! Try Big Bubba's BBQ you won't be disappointed!!!

Thank Beverly E
San Jose, California
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When all else fails, get your group together and go to Big Bubba's for some BBQ and a ride on the bull! Our friends had a great time, left with full bellies, and had plenty of stories and bragging rights to share over the weekend.

Thank ValerieTingley
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

After a long day of wine tasting in Paso, we wanted a restaurant that the four of us could sit down, relax and enjoy some food and discuss our adventures of the day. We ordered: Appetizer; stack onion rings to share ~ pretty good, hot and fresh Meals; 1) brisket sandwich with mac & cheese ~ mac & cheese tasty... More 

Thank Keith M
Santa Cruz
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We ate there last night as it was next door to the Best Western hotel(also very good!). Our service was fast and friendly and the food tasty and reasonably priced. A nice, easy place to eat.

Thank korts11
san diego
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Padded bill, high prices, Sysco food, grease and lots of it, all tourists, niche staff. Very cute decor including a small jail cell for the kids. Huge bar, don't bring kids at night.

Thank rrsmck
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75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Went here for a bday and sat in the back. Got some platter with everything on it. Baked potato loaded and salad. The potato was ok until half way into it, it was black and rotten.. YUCK I was so grossed out. The tri tip is VERY VERY good. the atmosphere is sort of vegas in the 90s ish. Old... More 

Thank Californiamamma
Santa Clarita, California
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227 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We were here on a Friday night and the bar was almost empty. It was nice to be able to talk. Except for the loud music. We asked to have it turned down and much too our surprise they did turn it down. We had excellent martinis. We also ordered the sampler plate, $18.95. It came with 4 hot wings... More 

Thank XK140NUT
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Big Bubba's Bad BBQ, is a great spot, the food is reasonably priced with a great atmosphere. we enjoyed the great service and food

Thank Darren R
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

With a group of 18, waitress drops my credit card through the outside deck cracks, leaves us hanging. Had to use vice grips from my Harley to remove deck board to retrieve my card as I was traveling. Poor management, low quality food. Will not return.

Thank BOwensBakersfield

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Bar, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 24th St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-1309
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Paso Robles
  • Phone Number: +1 805-238-6272

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