We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

PJ's BAR-B-QSA

1 Kaydeross Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-8736
+1 518-583-7427
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (54 reviews)
“burnt ends” (13 reviews)
“coleslaw” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 Kaydeross Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-8736
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (236)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 236 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for dinner on a family road trip and it couldn't have been better. From my daughters burger to my slop bucket, it was fantastic. Beans were great and the brisket and pork were on point. Don't change a thing folks!!

Thank Jackgingr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing! I ordered a chicken dinner with macaroni salad and corn on the cob as my sides. I also ordered a slice of pecan pie. The chicken was very dry and had very little flavor. I like moist thoroughly cooked chicken like Brooke's, Giffy's...More

Thank Fpatience
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended a cookout which had food from here. The ribs were lackluster. No one cared for the flavor or texture. The chicken was ok. The Cole slaw was good but had lots of ? Seeds/pepper. Baked beans were average. Corn bread was a hit. The...More

Thank Hello420
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Barbecue has been a staple of American culture, it's a subculture with wide variation between regions, and this place offers many of them. We love it, from the food to such casual atmosphere, strongly recommended!

Thank Ru66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended a graduation and it was catered by PJ's. The food was all delicious chicken, brisket, ribs, mac & cheese, cole slaw it was so good and still hot when it was served. We stayed by at Top Hill motel and we would def...More

Thank WestCampNY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our way to Lake George July 29th we stopped for awhile in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. We both love barbecue food and passed this restaurant. When we were ready to head to Lake George we stopped here to eat. The food was awesome. I had...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lines are always long to order but the food is good. About $20 gets you a main dish and 2 sides. I got salmon and my husband got combined brisket and ribs. The cashier wasn't particularly friendly but fortunately we just order and go.

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've been to PJ's twice with my girlfriend. The first time we had an order of ribs and an order of wings- they were pretty good, but not great. Went again on a nice summer night because it seemed like a seasonally appropriate thing to...More

Thank larrydavid2017
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We got ribs, baked potato and Saratoga chips. Ribs were tender. Choices of sauces were a nice touch. We got it to go which left the chips soggy by the time we got home, but not their fault. Potato had no trimmings, but I suppose...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in before the Joe Bonamassa concert today with my brother. Fantastic barbecue. We had a sample of everything offered between my brother & I. We were very satisfied & know where we're stopping before a concert on our next trip.

Thank Winfred B
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
13 North
66 reviews
1.74 km away
Dunning Street Station
25 reviews
3.29 km away
Publik House
105 reviews
1.71 km away
Andy's Adirondack Grille
32 reviews
3.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Saratoga Spa State Park
688 reviews
1.67 km away
Malta Ridge Orchard & Gardens
5 reviews
3.41 km away
Saratoga Race Course
1,548 reviews
3.85 km away
Congress Park
602 reviews
3.98 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from PJ's BAR-B-QSA staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit

Recently Reviewed Hotels around Saratoga Springs

Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:30
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Kaydeross Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-8736
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Saratoga Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 518-583-7427
  • E-mail
Description
The PJ's BAR-B-QSA story begins in the mid-1960s, when Carolyn and PJ became high school sweethearts in their hometown near Buffalo, NY. They married, graduated together from college and became elementary school teachers. They began a small catering business out of their home and spent their summer vacations doing barbeques and county fairs. Eventually, they bought and operated a seasonal barbeque restaurant, while continuing to teach. They finally stopped teaching to devote their full attention to operating PJ's BAR-B-Q. Over the years, PJ, Carolyn, and their son Johnny added the country's regional barbeque favorites to their menu. They went on several barbeque road trips to make sure they were authentically representing these regional favorites. PJ's BAR-B-QSA now operates year-round, featuring barbeque from Coast to Coast. If you'd like to experience America's time-honored regional barbeque favorites without traveling across the country, you can take "A Taste Tour of American Barbeque" right here at PJ's BAR-B-QSA. Happy Trails!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing