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Savannah Joe's Barbecue

55 Irvington Rd, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3826
+1 804-435-6000
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried okra” (6 reviews)
“pulled pork” (5 reviews)
“ribs” (6 reviews)
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
55 Irvington Rd, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3826
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

the combo platter is an excellent value and allows diner to sample different barbecued meat...coleslaw is a tangy twist from the norm as it has a mustard base for the dressing

Thank Finnishmaria
Reviewed 29 August 2015

All sorts of tasty barbecue and plenty of sauces mild-to-wild to try, assorted side dishes and drinks, inside and outside seating, friendly staff.

Thank 977gabrielg
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The food came out quick! Take out and catering must be their thing. The food was great but the place was empty!

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Bias admitted out front, I am not/not a fan of Memphis style BBQ which is to say Savannah Joe's rocks, but not that much in terms of its chicken wings. While chicken wings fall outside of the traditional baby back ribs, brisket, pulled pork menu,...More

1  Thank Manbyk
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Joe's Platter. Great smoke flavor in all the meat. Make sure you try the "Smokin Hot" BBQ sauce. Don't pass this place by.

Thank Marece W
Reviewed 25 July 2015

How fortunate we are to have Savannah Joe's in Kilmarnock! You can eat in or take out! My family's favorites are their huge smoked chicken wings and smoked pork baby back ribs...and they have lots of yummy sides! They have live music on the weekends...More

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 12 July 2015

My husband and I had lunch there, arrived around 1:30, looked like they had been busy because four tables in our area were not bused. It was a rainy day and there were a dozen or so flies around (very annoying) The soup was flavorful...More

1  Thank Leslie C
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I have been on a lifelong quest for the best barbeque nationally and internationally. I retired recently to this sleepy little town and have been flabbergasted to find that the World's Best Barbeque is almost walking distance from my new home! Smoked whole chickens, bacon...More

Thank ann f
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Used to be some of the best BBQ in town, not so much anymore. Dry, dry, did I say dry? Had to doctor up with a lot of sauce(s) in order to make it edible. Wish they would finish their remodel and fix the BBQ....More

1  Thank RivahQueen
Reviewed 8 March 2015

Nothing spectacular this day. Average on all standards. Sure its BBQ, but just barely. The takeout ribs for my with and daughter were laughed at....thanks. My 12 year old said, :"Dad, I thought chicadees had more rib meat.

Thank Manbyk
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Ollie P
12 November 2016|
Response from Michael L | Reviewed this property |
I ate there, I don't cook there. Perhaps if you just go over there, they will answer this for you..........
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Irvington Rd, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3826
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Kilmarnock
  • Phone Number: +1 804-435-6000
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