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Bubb's Grub

) #1 of 5 Restaurants in Catalina ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue,
16010 N Oracle Rd, Catalina, AZ 85739-9113
+1 520-825-6510
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“pulled pork” (22 reviews)
“fish fry” (10 reviews)
“ribs” (24 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Bar
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16010 N Oracle Rd, Catalina, AZ 85739-9113
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Bubb's Grub on a friend's recommendation for their friday fish fry. What a pleasant surprise! We had the 2 piece cod which came with cole slaw, fries and goooood rye bread. The fish was cooked perfectly and not the least bit greasy....More

Thank kmk5616
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I had a meal of pulled pork and beef brisket. The pork was wonderful. The brisket was not the best I have had but not the worst. It is a difficult meat to smoke. Love the Wisconsin and Big Ten environment in the bar.

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 12 May 2017

When Dave sold the Hitching Post I was very skeptical when the new owner immediately closed to redecorate and it was rumored everything would change. Those fears were greatly reduced in my first visit and meal. While the Hitching Post family fare menu had certainly...More

Thank Al J
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Ask for the brisket sandwich. Bun, butter and fresh brisket. Some times the simple way is best. No sauce here as the true flavors just explode in your mouth. If you like brisket, smoked properly and lot's of it. This is your place. The owners...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We had a good dinner - ribs and brisket were very good. Beans were too spivey for my taste. Unfortunately the acoustic in the restaurant are horrible. Very hard to carry on a conversation. They need to hang something on ceiling and walls to absorb...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I like the atmosphere in Bubb's Grub. Feels a little bit like stepping back into the old west. Their barbecue food of any kind is excellent. This time I ordered a pulled pork sandwich and loved it. My wife raved over the chicken noodle soup...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

The ribs were great, tender and tasty. The sauces were spiced nice without just being hot. Service was fast and friendly. Should come back for the other daily specials but it is a hike for us but will definitely be back. Prime rib on Saturday...More

Thank azgoblue
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Authentic midwest Fish Fry! Food and service are great every time!! We stop by whenever we get a chance!!

Thank DesertDweller2000
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We drove from San Tan Valley to try the smoked prime rib. Definitely worth the drive! Great dinner, great smoke taste & great value. Our server Jessica, was excellent & Dan the owner, was very welcoming. Casual dining. Great BBQ. Make the trip; you'll be...More

Thank struz3
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Bubbs is located in the little town of Catalina, about 25 minutes north of Tucson on the way to Oracle. It's a beautiful drive, cooler than in town and the BBQ is terrific. We had a cold beer and ribs. The pulled pork at the...More

Thank tavysandin
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judie h
11 March 2017|
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Response from drbjkb | Reviewed this property |
Yes full menu besides the fish fry for Friday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:45 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16010 N Oracle Rd, Catalina, AZ 85739-9113
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Catalina
  • Phone Number: +1 520-825-6510
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