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South Winchester BBQ

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Barbecue
1362 S Winchester Blvd, San Jose, CA 95118
+1 408-376-0485
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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1362 S Winchester Blvd, San Jose, CA 95118
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I do not understand the high reviews South Winchester BBQ gets on TA and it's poor sister Yelp. We entered at 8:45 PM, 15 minutes before closing. 9 PM closing on a Saturday night?? Whatever. Ribs?? Forget it. "We ran out." The smoked brisket was...More

Thank bnaysrl
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Had lunch on a hot Sunday afternoon. The staff were super friendly, good selection of beers. We had the pulled pork sandwich & the tri tip salad. The tri tip was perfect - just perfect. And the variety of other ingredients: candied walnuts, sweet peppers,...More

Thank Ham_a_Lot_SJ
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The reviews for this place were great. We really looked forward to trying it. The staff were very friendly. However the food was disappointing. Everything was dry, Meat was not tender, sides were poor. Either we were there on a bad day or changes have...More

Thank JudyH432
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Perfectly smoked meats, ample sides, good service, reasonable prices. Finally, a good neighborhood BBQ restaurant!

Thank camstang
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Always an interesting selection of tasty local craft brews. The BBQ is very tasty. Can't go wrong here.

Thank Mario E. B
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This place has a friendly, casual atmosphere. It is noisy inside, but there is plenty of seating outside. Meals are served in paper food trays, but they give you real utensils. You order up front and they bring you your food when it's ready. We...More

Thank Rollin_along_Mom
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Wow! Walked in the door wanting to check the place out and were greeted by such a friendly chef with a big basket of sampler meat. Oh, and it was all so good! The Tri tip is lean and salty spicy, the pulled pork is...More

Thank Jack W
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

They have the best smoked brisket I have ever eaten!! The Tri-Tip is tender and juicy with a perfect smoke ring. This is NOT baked or boiled meat drowned in some sauce from a bottle kinda place. You will miss out if you skip this...More

Thank JP G
Reviewed 20 July 2016

South Winchester BBQ is a most welcome addition to the area that hosts more than a few ersatz 'boiled pig in ketchup' barbecue pretenders. From the old school tin roof siding to the smells wafting from the cordoned off pit area in the parking lot,...More

Thank WanderingSorceror
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Just got home from trying South Winchester BBQ in San Jose. WOW, now that is real BBQ. It certainly is better than other BBQ places I have tried and is up to the quality of the best Texas BBQ. We had a shredded chicken and...More

Thank BeverlyLosAltos
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  • Address: 1362 S Winchester Blvd, San Jose, CA 95118
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-376-0485
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