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Jimmy's BBQ Pit

Story Street, Boone, IA 50036
515.433.1BBQ (1227)
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (21 reviews)
“potato salad” (10 reviews)
“texas toast” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Story Street, Boone, IA 50036
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch on a Tuesday and it was moderately busy. Wide selection on the menu, food arrived very quickly! I had the 1/2 slab of ribs, beans and potato salad. The ribs were delicious, the beans were so good and the bread was...More

Thank NoCampingJustHotels
Reviewed 8 February 2018

My wife and I had a very nice lunch at Jimmy's. I was impressed on how they offer three different sizes of sandwiches. We had the sliced pork which was very good. The baked beans were also very good. My only complaint is the BBG...More

Thank Kornkurt
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We went for lunch and the food was very good, the service was also good . But if you order the chicken it can be overdone. overall it was a good meal.

Thank genem949
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Jimmy's has the best BBQ I have eaten since I was in Texas. The staff are friendly, courteous and helpful.

1  Thank 341nans
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This is the second time I've been here and it is as good as I remember. The baked beans have depth, the turkey was moist and flavorful. The service was pretty good. Conveniently located in downtown Boone. $10 got me lunch and leftovers enough for...More

1  Thank itsme018
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Located downtown with western/cowboy decor, it is definitely unique. BBQ sandwiches and sides come in 3 sizes to fit your appetite. Definitely recommend the Sloppy Jimmy and potato salad. Very reasonably priced. Atmosphere was quiet which we appreciated.

1  Thank Pat H
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

A Boone top ten restaurant! Friendly staff serve hot, smoked meats. We loved the decor. The "seating" for waiting to be seated is a lot more comfy than I anticipated. It's a giant log. Loved it. Very family friendly. Marcydiner tantrum scale of 5/5-no screaming...More

1  Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The service, good, and ambiance is fantastic at Jimmy's. Been going only here for twars. The brisket is better than what I can do on my smoker and the potato salad and baked beans are all house made. You will not be disappointed eating here....More

1  Thank dragonfeathr
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I really enjoyed my meal. I ordered the 1/2 chicken and pork ribs. It was $11.99 and it was so much, I didn't even get to touch the chicken! Some of the sides are strange, vegetable medley are raw and there are no mashed potatoes!...More

1  Thank beastofburdenia
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Had dinner here on a Tuesday night with co-workers. TripAdvisor had an influence to come here due to the very good ratings. Frankly, I didn't think there was anything special about this place, but I can't compare to anything else in Boone. I had a...More

Thank WICampFamily
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Story Street, Boone, IA 50036
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: 515.433.1BBQ (1227)
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