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The Joint

701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
+1 504-949-3232
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (262 reviews)
“baked beans” (75 reviews)
“mac cheese” (89 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The food was great all around. Small space for seating inside but there is more space outside. The downside to seating out there is the smoker. We sat out there and as soon as they opened the smoker, we were surrounded my smoke. Our eyes...More

Thank Alejandra A
Reviewed 30 July 2016

I love this restaurant. The ribs and pulled pork are the best. The side items are delicious too. Potato salad, beans and Cole slaw are my favorites.

Thank Aileen K
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The Joint has great food. Ribs, brisket, Mac and cheese, pecan pie! All wonderful. Our friends also tried the coleslaw and potato salad and loved them. Also, the chicken was very moist and peanut butter pie as smooth as silk! Would visit again. Still full...More

Thank Tawnya C
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

While in NOLA for our son's wedding The Joint welcomed all 20+ of us on their patio. The bbq and drinks are amazing! The staff amazing. A must while in NOLA!

Thank Hairup
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The BBQ is sooooo good! I had the pulled pork, ribs and mac and cheese---friend had the brisket and baked beans. EVERYTHING was great. Cool space and price is right.

Thank KLD1222
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Joint doesn't look like much from the outside but the food was so delicious and really delivered. Between 3 of us we shad a taste of pulled pork, ribs, beef brisket, and chicken. I had potato salad side and jalapeño cornbread muffins. There was...More

Thank 10is4every1
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent lunch here. It is a real wood smoker place. All sauces on the side. We had brisket, pulled pork, and ribs with a side. The brisket showed that perfect pink ring. Delicious, unctuous meat. We also tried the large, well seasoned...More

Thank AllyB72
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Evidenced by the amount of customers on a weekday night and the number of locals getting their takeaway in the hour we were there, this is a popular place. Great value for money - order a combo and get there early while there are ribs...More

Thank TG0987
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

This is some of the best BBQ, outside of Memphis. A very nice holeinthewall. Off the beaten path. Will definitely visit again

Thank Pharmdawg1
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Not TX BBQ but pretty good. Had brisket, ribs and pulled pork. All good. Homemade red potato salad was excellent. Fast service and friendly staff.

Thank fullsizeaggie
Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Nestled between the French Quarter and the Ninth Ward,
the Faubourg Marigny & Bywater environs are largely
residential. Of course, folks around here love to go
out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere
in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the
festivities, well then so much the better! Home to
some of the most revered live music venues in New
Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining
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Anara M
20 May 2017|
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Response from CostaRicaBirder | Reviewed this property |
No reservations, but I'll concur they're not ever needed. One thing that I will add is that the locals swarm to this place, so it gets more crowded over lunch or right at the end of the workday. You can avoid the... More
7 August 2016|
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Response from Marlene M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so! Sorry!
15 June 2016|
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Response from Kaylan S | Reviewed this property |
Definitely use Uber. There's a very active and pleasant Uber community in the area, we used it extensively while we were in town. The drivers were all great and had good recommendations on places to go locally, and I think... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Neighbourhood: Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Phone Number: +1 504-949-3232
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