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Abbey's Bar-B-Q

9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 92123
(858)279-RIBS
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
7 Jun 2016
“Closed”
23 May 2016
“Excellent beef bar-b-q”
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
CUISINES
Barbecue
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LOCATION
9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 92123
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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

For lease sign up... Place is closed. Drove from Del Mar to find it closed at 2AM. Disappointing. Great review and states that its open 24 hours but save your self the disappointment and find another 24hour spot.

Thank Hamdi K
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Best beef bar-b-q sandwiches in town! I've eaten lunch here many times. During lunch rush, there may be a wait, but the food is wonderful, worth the wait!

Thank SteveK619
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here several times. One of my favorite meals is the Cowboy Rice Bowl. It's a bed of rice, covered in beans with two types of meat. I put in extra barbecue sauce and it is awesome. The staff is very friendly and...More

Thank 10ringtraveler
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Food very good. Generous servings. Order at the counter and then go get your food. We got a coupon to try it. Chips were stale. Good value for BBQ.

Thank pchampion25
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Texas BBQ (as it is known in the community) is a family owned and operated restaurant and has been around for decades. In the '90s it was the Bible for BBQ and considered a real treat. Over the years, the quality has declined or perhaps...More

Thank Lynn N
Reviewed 30 June 2014

I'm here pretty much once a week for some great barbecue near my office. The best is the brisket, but all the meats are great and slow smoked from very early in the morning. It can get really crowded at lunch, and it's certainly not...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Meat was dry, BBQ too sweet. Cashier was not friendly. I mentioned the Abbeys real Texas BBQ on Miramar if the were the same the cahsier started running them down, not good when I feel they are the best in town to hear a competitor...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 30 April 2013

We were in San Diego for several days on vacation and one of the places we planned on visiting was Phil's to get some barbecue. Unfortunately we went on Monday and discovered they were closed. So we did a quick search and discovered Abbey's. So...More

Thank azdodgerfan
Reviewed 15 February 2013

After being in Texas for a few weeks, and sampling the best, I was not expecting anything comparable in San Diego. Don't get me wrong, this place was good.. but just Average by Texas Standards. The side dishes certainly WERE good, just fine by any...More

Thank Booogiemann
Reviewed 1 September 2012

I like going to this place for the pork sandwich, which is pretty good. The service is not very good and it's been closed a couple of times I went. The ribs don't look very good, but I haven't tried them. I give this place...More

Thank Daniella A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 92123
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: (858)279-RIBS
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