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Grumpy Jake's

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5647 White Mountain Boulevard, Show Low, AZ 85933
+1 928-532-2266
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Average food. The BBQ was dry and tast was not to my liking. Service was good but would not recommend.

Thank Emmaline5
Tucson, Arizona
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120 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

If you are dying for barbecue this is an option, but it is pretty average. Sides were better than meat. Service was friendly and helpful.

Thank Czechnut
Tonto Basin, Arizona
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

My husband and I decided to have a snack here because neither of us was hungry enough for a full meal. On a friend's recommendation, we tried the baked potato with pork. It came with a small salad. We split everything. For the almost $11.00 price, we expected there would actually be a decent portion of pork on top. That... More 

Thank AZfroglady
Phoenix, Arizona
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379 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

My wife & I had GJ one evening, and the next night we were deciding on where to dine. After thinking long and hard, we chose...Grumpy Jake's again! Sure, we had wanted to try a new place, but GJ's awesome food kept coming to mind during our decision making. My wife went with pulled pork, while this time I had... More 

Thank PhlegmMaster
Show Low, Arizona
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Just have had the fish.....it's ok, sides are acceptable, did not like the coleslaw, it's very hard to take M-I-L w/walker up the narrow incline, next time will pass......service was ok.

Thank Steven P
Georgetown, Texas, United States
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263 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Nice resturant with a wide menu selection. I had BBQ Brisket had a nice flavor, but lacked in presentation. It was chopped, not sliced. Sides were well prepared. Service was acceptable, but still needs improvement. Next tine will probably stay away fromn BBQ and try the fish.

Thank Don A
Show Low, Arizona
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

I go to restaurants for food I can't make at home and Grumpy Jakes is my favorite BBQ place. It is consistently good food, great sauce and very friendly service. Overall always a good experience.

Thank Ruggrats
Box Elder, South Dakota
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

We looked for a place to take a friend to dinner in the Show Low area. A quick scan of Trip Advisor reviews revealed that Jake's had the fewest negative ratings and comments. We were not disappointed. Their smoked 1/2 chicken was delicious, as were the pork and baked potato special. Service was friendly and professional. Meals were hot and... More 

Thank RoadCal46
Show Low, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

Best BBQ you can find in a Restaurant on the mountain. Great fish fry. Lovely people. Locally owned and operated!

Thank Jeanie S
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23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

This is are favorite restaurant for BBQ ribs with 2 sides and cornbread. Tuesday night is all the ribs you can eat at a special price. Plus nice piece selection for desert.

Thank clinn2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5647 White Mountain Boulevard, Show Low, AZ 85933
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Show Low
  • Phone Number: +1 928-532-2266

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?