This place was good, but I was not amused by the food. I love BBQ and I am pretty meticulous when it comes to BBQ and smoked dishes. We tried the Memphis style ribs, the Mac and Cheese did not have that soul flavor. We...More
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completely done with this place. after 3 visits and being disappointed each time, we are done. not giving it any more chances. terrible service every time, rude and inattentive waitresses, mediocre food, sometimes not even cooked all the way. never again.
Happened to wind up here for dinner and my first double-cooked brisket sandwich was really good. Hushpuppies were outstanding. Friendly folks and clean. Interesting to see on the map inside of all the places people have travelled from.
Virginia Beach is not known for great BBQ. The service was outstanding, but the BBQ was just ok. A little dry but they did a good job of making up for that with a good variety of sauces. Lunch platter pricing was very reasonable.
just came back from jakes for dinner for a second time. was disappointed yet again. I ordered the pulled pork sandwich...pork was flavorless and way too tough. Macaroni and cheese was still partially frozen!!! service was horrible...hostess acted like she would have rather been anywhere...More
I've driven by Jake's many times over the last few years. This time I stopped for a geocache in the new grocery store parking lot at lunch time and went to try it out. I liked the idea of the lunch/early bird special and took...More
Every time we visit the VA Beach area, we stop by Jakes for our BBQ fix. Once again, we weren't disappointed. Having been stationed many places around the country and eaten at more than a fair share of BBQ restaurants, it is very easy to...More
Stopped by for lunch on a Thursday around noon and were seated right away. Waitress was very friendly and everything was clean. I ordered the brisket and my wife had the pulled pork. BBQ was really good and the sides were excellent. Ate at Captain...More
Enjoyed the pulled pork lunch platter and Philly brisket sandwich. Sides were very good and the place smells amazing when you walk in. Service was spotty since the restaurant was fairly empty. Had to call another waitress over to refill beverages, our waitress appeared to...More