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Looney's Southern BBQ - CLOSED

5319 Martin Luther King, Oakland, CA
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16 Dec 2012
“Some of the best BBQ I've ever had”
25 Jul 2012
“Decent ribs & brisket, Lack of quality control over food prep, sloppy presentation and friendly owner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
5319 Martin Luther King, Oakland, CA
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Reviewed 16 December 2012

I've traveled a lot thoughout the South and have never had better BBQ than I have at Looney's. I generally like spicy food and they have a wide variety of options that meet that requirements. Their smoked brisket was so moist and tender and their...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2012

I would love to give Looney's a top rating because the owner was so nice and friendly and a genuinelly really nice person. However, I was disspointed in the food and place. This Looney's in Oakland, is now in business because the one in Berkeley,...More

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  • Address: 5319 Martin Luther King, Oakland, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
New BBQ restaurant that took over where Sweety Pie & Poppies was.
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