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Coops Barbecue

) #1 of 48 Restaurants in Lemon Grove ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue
2625 Lemon Grove Ave, Lemon Grove, CA 91945-2912
+1 619-589-0478
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brisket” (21 reviews)
“rib tips” (6 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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2625 Lemon Grove Ave, Lemon Grove, CA 91945-2912
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coops is a great place to go for Texas BBQ. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. Plenty of choices and sides.

Thank Carla G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get the food to go, it is not really a restaurant so much as fast food locale, but the meat is smoked so well. The rib tips are my favorite, but all the meats are amazing. The mac and cheese and cornbread are great too....More

Thank Melovinglife365
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Southern style BBQ and side dishes. Varied selection of meats and side dishes. Limited choices on desserts, but dessert was good. Staff was super friendly and very knowledgeable about their dishes.

Thank RWeat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most difficult challenges of moving from the south and it's delicious cooking to Southern California is missing legit Southern cooking. Today we discover Coops in Lemon Grove and let me tell you IT IS TRUE SOUTHERN COOKED BBQ!! The picture shows you...More

Thank Teri M
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Our trips to Coops always result in outstanding meals that we share with family and friends. Everyone always asks, where we get such great BBQ and we are happy to tell them, "Coops." Always great food, across the entire menu and they treat you like...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Coops is a basic no frills BBQ place and has a sister Fried Chicken place next door. Their BBQ is one of the best in San Diego with good smoked flavour. They also have a wide selection of meats and sausages. Definitely my favourite in...More

Thank gzau
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I was visiting from out of town and a family member and suggested we go here for lunch. I am so glad he took me here. It was one of the best barbecue meals I've ever had. You get tons of food in your order...More

Thank Angel L
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Finally tried this place.today is Wednesday and it was packed. Small place , but it seemed most people were take outs. We ordered the Tip plate @ $13.99, it was the special. The tip and two sides. We chose the greens and rice and beans....More

Thank nonny1947
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my meal at this restaurant. The staff was very friendly. I had Texas beef brisket. It was extremely tender but several pieces had a lot of fat. I also tried the beans and they were delicious. A fun place and worthy of a...More

Thank law&order
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Came here with a friend that wanted to try the place. Hmmm a little hole in the wall place, WOW this place is worth the visit. They only have a couple of tables and it's usually standing room only. Order, pick up and take it...More

Thank LLYNNandJJ
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20 June 2016|
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Response from Cynthia R | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, but you could "google" them and find their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2625 Lemon Grove Ave, Lemon Grove, CA 91945-2912 (Formerly Barnes BBQ)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lemon Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 619-589-0478
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