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E & L Barbeque

1111 Bailey Ave, Jackson, MS 39203-1909
+1 601-355-5035
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“rib tips” (9 reviews)
“rib plate” (5 reviews)
“ribs” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1111 Bailey Ave, Jackson, MS 39203-1909
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Most people get their orders to go here. I've been frequenting this place for years but have seen only a handful eating there and never at one time. They've got a huge grill and grill master chefs who know how to handle it. The ribs...More

Thank jpettis2017
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Food here was very good. The sauce was a little bit runny, but the taste was superior. I got the pulled pork sandwich with fries. Not a bad price, either. You can get a drink, meat, and fries or potato salad for like $9-$11 bucks.

1  Thank usm2003
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are both BBQ snobs and we were not disappointed in the least. We both had the rib plate with hot links but should have shared. The portions were huge! The ribs were fall off the bone and had a great flavor....More

Thank AAM246
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

You want to get sauce on the fries. There is an indoor tempered glass door smoker. You can watch the meat. Very casual atmosphere and you may smell of smoke. THE RIB TIPS WITH SAUCE ON THE FRIES!!!!! The line will sometimes go out the...More

Thank Princess1250
Reviewed 28 July 2016

About every 2 months I get a craving for E&L BBQ. The ribs are huge and the meat is falling off the bone. I always have take-out with beans and potato salad and I honestly have enough for 2 meals. The sauce and flavor of...More

Thank boxofficebarbie
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

After reading "Best Ribs in Mississippi" on another review I probably set the bar too high. Mine were tender, but not quite falling off the bone. I'd go back. Good sides of potato salad and beans. Rib plate was $12.95. It's in a pretty sparse...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 29 June 2016

There are no problems in this restaurant. The sauce is tasty, the meat drips off the bone, the flavor unique. Definitely the best place to get BBQ in town!

Thank waxandgold
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

I usually avoid places like this that are in bad neighborhoods. E &L is the exception. Everything here is good, but the rib tips are a tender, smoky masterpiece. The fries are good, but get sauce on them. Get sauce on everything!

Thank kingdbooo
Reviewed 15 December 2015

If you love great BBQ,this place has great food. The price is fair. The BBQ Ribs are to die for. BBQ at its best.

Thank Randy W
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Don't be fooled by these fancy restaurants falsely advertising BBQ, THIS IS THE REAL DEAL! Although I never go inside due to a little old run down building in a not so peaceful neighborhood, I don't let that block my BBQ blessing. I just send...More

1  Thank kel G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Bailey Ave, Jackson, MS 39203-1909
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 601-355-5035
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