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Big Ern's BBQ

707 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101-5615
+1 702-834-7845
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (46 reviews)
“potato salad” (11 reviews)
“rib tips” (5 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Barbecue
707 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101-5615
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Big Ern's is located in a new section of old Las Vegas called the Container Park, a family friendly space assembled by using old containers to form a small mall. A large metal praying mantis dominates the front shooting flames sixty feet in the air....More

Thank travelinstead
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We were greeted with a smile! They take your order, serve your drinks, take your money and ask you to take a seat! We shared a 3 meat combo of pulled pork, ribs, and half a chicken with fries along with 2 cokes. The food...More

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I had heard about the container area, so we decided to walk and see it while at Freemont Street "experience". Just as I was about to give up finding the area, we saw it (and the flaming ant). I had also read about this place...More

1  Thank Floyd0214
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I went there three times. Best food i ate in Vegas. Incredible barbecue place with friendly staff and delicious food. Would definitely go here again!

1  Thank yuri_titus
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Big Ern's did not impress my husband as much as it did me and my son. Was it the best BBQ ever? Definitely not, you can tell by the non-authentic sweet tea that they served. But was the food tasty? Yes. Worth a visit especially...More

1  Thank Honey_and_Bunny
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This place was the best BBQ that we ever had. Only 4 tables to sit inside. Friendly service. Awesome fries!

1  Thank TheSheridanFam
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We were at Fremont St. and wanted to get away for dinner and go back closer to the 8:00 show. We ventured down to the container park. We went into a few stores and decided to check out the menu. It impressed us that he...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We stopped in off of a recommendation from our Uber driver and it did not disappoint. Between the 5 of us in the group we tried every kind of meat and it was all amazing. As for the sides, try the fried okra. It was...More

1  Thank Megan W
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This place is small. It's menu is small. It's food is huge! My wife and I both ordered a pulled pork sandwich. She had potato salad as a side. I had the pork and beans. We both loved the portion size and the taste of...More

1  Thank Randolph65
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The brisket and mac and cheese are standouts, but entire meal was great. Bonus of being in Container park.

Thank phoodiechick
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 707 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101-5615
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas
  • Phone Number: +1 702-834-7845
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