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Big Oak BBQ

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440-30 Dunn Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32218
+1 904-757-2225
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Golden Isles of Georgia, Georgia
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82 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

They were having register issues and the staff did a great job of working through it. Wish I could say the same for the customers, some people just need to relax and go with the flow. The food was typical strip mall bar-be-que. Decent, but nothing special. Had the pulled pork sandwich and mac and cheese. Pork was cold, but... More 

Thank Spock_NCC-1701
Jacksonville, Florida
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Big Oak is a great BBQ place, the ribs are fabulous and are always fresh and tender. the fried squash is also one of the best in town. If you don't try Big Oak you are missing out. We go to the one on Dunns Ave. I highly recommend them!

Thank blt2100
Cary, North Carolina
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here several times and have had dine-in and take out. The BBQ is always consistent, a good smoked taste. Ribs usually tender, chicken not dried out. The greens are good, coleslaw has a good taste but too much mayo, beans not so good. Restaurant is clean, a good find - if you're not sure you'd like to eat-in... More 

Thank Bagspacked0619
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78 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and we were not disapointed. We had plates of beef and turkey . Sides were good, place clean and service friendly. We will come back again

Thank FromPAtoGA
St. Augustine, Florida
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Very good BBQ. Much better than the local chains. Ribs are solid, good collards. Daily lunch specials. Definitely will be back.

Thank Kevin O
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75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2015

It is little and a little confusing, but te food was good. Nice little mom and pop type of place. Very reasonably priced.

Thank overnighter04
1 review
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

Great place to eat. Fast casual resturant . I tried the ribs baked beans and Mac cheese all I can say is wow. Prices are very affordable.

Thank Richard R
Jacksonville, Florida
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118 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2013

I stop here from time to time when I am working on the north side. I like places where you can order then sit down. A bit more relaxing. Service is quick and friendly. Food tastes great and the sauces are great too. Kind of surprised on the location because its in a run-down area with a lot of crime.

1 Thank TracerEraser
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 July 2012 via mobile

Beef is as good as you can get in Florida! Chicken is really moist and ribs are great! Nice size BBQ salad along with rocking collard greens. If the sauce bottles were not always sticky I could give it 5 stars compared to all other Jacksonville BBQ joints!

1 Thank Mike M
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281 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2012

The Wings were just okay. The Baked Beans were just okay. The Meat Combo Beef + Sausage was good, the sausage was better than the meat. The Lima Beans were bland and not tasty. The Potato Salad was less than average. The tables were dirty, so were the restrooms.

Thank AllKnowMother

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440-30 Dunn Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32218
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-757-2225

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