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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” (251 reviews)
“baked beans” (72 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (92 reviews)
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701 Mazant St, New Orleans, LA 70117-5433
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What more can be said? It's EXCELLENT BBQ! The prices are very reasonable, the food is excellent, even the sides are really excellent! If you love meat then you'll love this place. Really excellent food in a cool environment. Nice Job!!! Get there early because...More

Thank Matt A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great local place for wonderful barbecue. You order at the cash register, pay and find a table. The servers will bring your meal to you. BBQ sauce is on the table. The pulled pork,ribs,brisket and burned ends are great. The sides are quite varied with...More

Thank rapjkp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Damn good bbq! Coming from someone picky about their bbq. Brisket, ribs, pork, Mac and beans were all delicious. Nice people too! Area looks like it could be a little shady, but felt completely safe. I wouldn’t walk from the FQ though. We had a...More

Thank Snowangl317
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Joint was part of the Confederacy of Cruisers food bicycle tour we were on. Ribs and barbecued brisket were outstanding. Super tender, great smoke flavour and saucy. Beans with smoked meat also amazing. Secret ingredients in the beans are the smoked pork fat and...More

Thank tina r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expect a queue at this little place Perfectly smoked meats Great service Baked beans are excellent Recconend you go early evening to miss the crowds

Thank London_Pauline15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best brisket I have ever eaten at a bbq restaurant, juicy tender and full of flavor, having just travelled from Texas where I ate a lot of bbq it was a nice surprise to find it was so good at the Joint.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at the Mazant Mansion for a wedding and this place came highly recommended. We ordered takeout one night and brought it back to the house so that we could watch the Cubs play. Everything that we ordered: brisket, ribs, pulled pork sandwiches,...More

Thank seeingtheworld22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have heard the food was good and my friend was right....FABULOUS! Will come back again.... may even try their bloody mary....it looked great and filling!

Thank Heather F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small but scrumptious! Not a huge menu but it’s enough if you’re looking for bbq Very casual The Bloody Mary was a piece of art and really really GOOD

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Joint is a small neighborhood restaurant in New Orleans’ Bywater that has an unassuming street presence. They serve smoked BBQ meats: brisket, pork, chicken, ribs, sausages slow-smoked on-site. Meats are served with sides or in sandwiches. Amazingly well-executed smoked meats. The smokiness lingers well...More

Thank Leo C
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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