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The Joint

701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
+1 504-949-3232
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (262 reviews)
“baked beans” (75 reviews)
“mac cheese” (89 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
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Reviewed yesterday

Took a Lyft and walked back to the French Quarter, not a bad thing to do as on the walk back saw a great variety of local architecture. Counter service, had the combo with pulled pork, ribs and brisket. Ribs were the best I've ever...More

Thank ToYourHealth
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had the brisket sandwich with coleslaw and potato salad. It was a wonderful meal and worth the Uber ride to this off the beaten path location.

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by for dinner with my family over spring break. We were helped quickly and got our food quickly. Brisket, pulled pork, mac & cheese, coleslaw, and potato salad were all amazing. Seriously the best BBQ sauce I have ever had! I bought a jar...More

Thank indy1414
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our second time eating at the Joint and it will not be our last! Amazing food! You cannot Go wrong here!! Run to this place, as fast as you can!!! Then run back again!!

Thank emily10579
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the real deal....great smoked BBQ. I had the brisket baked beans and potato salad. Both were outstanding. Downgraded to a 4 because the other on my party had the mac and cheese. It was dry and not very good.

Thank Janmac77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This local neighborhood bbq “joint” is a true find outside of Downtown NOLA. You order, then find a table. Selections run the gamut of bbq; pulled pork, brisket, bbq chicken, pork ribs. + a good selection of sides—-the Mac’n Cheese is very good Reasonable prices,...More

Thank Thx1138Molly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a quick bite to eat, somewhere local, and this place came recommended by family. It was outstanding. We each had something different off the menu and everything was delish. The Mac and cheese is thick and peppery. The quarter chicken is...More

Thank amandarenalewis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite BBQ place in New Orleans! Tried and true, been going here for years, and nothing tops it no matter how hard they try! The sides aren't much to write home about, but the meat is amazing and smokey with a good choice of...More

Thank npoirri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had ribs, pulled pork and briskit - it was absolutely declicious! Eat here but go early - they ran out of meat just after we finished eating. I would cry. Seriously.

Thank IrishIs69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends took me here for our last night in NOLA and it was my birthday. It was the best BBQ I’ve ever had. I had the ribs and the pulled pork. I just loved the cool, funky vibe too. I will be BACK.

1  Thank Claire_bear_326
Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
Nestled between the French Quarter and the Ninth Ward,
the Faubourg Marigny & Bywater environs are largely
residential. Of course, folks around here love to go
out and have a good time as much as they do anywhere
in NOLA. And if out-of-towners want to join in the
festivities, well then so much the better! Home to
some of the most revered live music venues in New
Orleans, an eclectic gaggle of gourmand dining
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Anara M
20 May 2017|
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Response from CostaRicaBirder | Reviewed this property |
No reservations, but I'll concur they're not ever needed. One thing that I will add is that the locals swarm to this place, so it gets more crowded over lunch or right at the end of the workday. You can avoid the... More
7 August 2016|
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Response from Marlene M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so! Sorry!
15 June 2016|
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Response from Kaylan S | Reviewed this property |
Definitely use Uber. There's a very active and pleasant Uber community in the area, we used it extensively while we were in town. The drivers were all great and had good recommendations on places to go locally, and I think... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Neighbourhood: Faubourg Marigny & Bywater
  • Phone Number: +1 504-949-3232
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