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Jimmy Jo's BBQ

) #5 of 60 Restaurants in Bourbonnais ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue
665 N Convent St, Bourbonnais, IL 60914-1331
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“pulled pork” (9 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
“smoked bbq” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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665 N Convent St, Bourbonnais, IL 60914-1331
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Went there today and had the sampler platter. Everyone loved it. Boys couldn't get enough of the chicken and mac and cheese. Wife had the loaded bake potato with pork and said it was outstanding! Ins were excellent! Sweet and spiced BBQ sauce both very...More

Thank Kenneth D
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Dont let the trophy's displayed fool you. Mostly "local" events limited to local vendors (which are few & far between in this area). Food is not terrible, yet not one really to rave about. Flavor was decent enough. The service was cruddy. The brisket I...More

Thank BakerCoMom
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Jimmy Jo's BBQ has award winning recipes that will tempt you back time and time again. Pavilion styled eatery. All types of meat dishes from ribs and rib tips and brisket and pork to big turkey legs.

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

For being in a smaller town they have amazing BBQ. The smoked turkey is so yummy. Great service and food is delicious.

Thank dadette76
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very good food and quick service, for the quality you are getting. Beef brisket was great but I'm a pulled pork fan and theirs doesn't disappoint.

Thank BobandMaryEllen
Reviewed 24 February 2017

My Mother is VERY fussy. When I took her, she looked around skeptically. None of that mattered after she tried the brisket. ha ha I love the smell when I come in the door. No other smell like it. Fall/Winter they offer prime rib on...More

Thank muttpuppy98
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Great food! Awesome sweet tea! Love the atmosphere and the loaded potato is amazing. We love to have dinner here

Thank ChicagoMomof1
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I stopped in for a quick bite and ordered the pulled pork sandwich with beans. What a meal it was. Smoked to perfection and a descent size portion all around. I had the sweet BBQ sauce and it was excellent. I will definitely eat here...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Drove up to Kankakee on a whim and wanted something different than your everyday chain restaurants. Low and behold, we came across this great little BBQ joint. Food was great, we both liked it.. The only complaint of you want to call it that, is...More

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Casual dining atmosphere. Great menu, we do tae-out regularly. They also are great for catering parties and business functions

Thank lemongrass74
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 665 N Convent St, Bourbonnais, IL 60914-1331
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bourbonnais
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