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“Lunch off the beaten path ”

TJ'S BBQ By The Beach
Ranked #1 of 296 Restaurants in Kailua-Kona
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$6 - US$17
Cuisines: Barbecue
Description: We pride ourselves in serving great BBQ Baby Back Ribs, Burgers, Home Made Honey BBQ Sauce, and Kona Coffee Steak Rubs. Order our famous 23 hour slow Roasted Prime Rib For the holidays or any occasion (need a 2 day notice) Come sit and dine in our outdoor seating area, or do take out. Mahalo Tim & Joanna TJ'S BBQ
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Description: We pride ourselves in serving great BBQ Baby Back Ribs, Burgers, Home Made Honey BBQ Sauce, and Kona Coffee Steak Rubs. Order our famous 23 hour slow Roasted Prime Rib For the holidays or any occasion (need a 2 day notice) Come sit and dine in our outdoor seating area, or do take out. Mahalo Tim & Joanna TJ'S BBQ
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

All I can say is WOW! Ribs fell off the bone!!! The owner is a brother Marine which makes it better!

Thank Terecarpenter
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We came here for a plate of their famous ribs, and were not disappointed. Hands down the best ribs I've ever had. The guava muffin was delicious, and the service was fantastic. The only problem is it's location. The shack is in the Farmer's market place on Alii Dr, so your GPS can be misleading. Definitely make the trip to come here, you will not be disappointed.

Thank Shiv G
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

These burgers were excellent and had just the right amount of salt and spice. My wife and I both had the Cowboy Burger (with the cajun-coffee rub) and were amazed by the flavour.

If you're along the Kona coast and in the area, stop in for a burger. You won't regret it (although I here the ribs are even better!)

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Thank Sbucklaschuk
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Their ribs are the best BBQ I have ever had! Such a nice couple that works there, they walk around asking how the food is and how you like it! Plus they give you huge portions of amazing food!

Thank Arek E
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

We pre-ordered everything and then picked up at 1130am their time. Food was ready and all great but I must say that his chicken and burgers were AWESOME!!!!! Food exceeded our expectations and then we went back for dessert and TJ threw in some sodas for free. Great guy, great food, and his sauce is legit. So glad we stopped through while we were on the island

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Thank anthonyshorton
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