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Jds Bbq Shack

| Plymouth City Market, Plymouth Pl1 1ps, England
+44 1752 600230
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good7%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
14 Oct 2017
“CLOSED - replaced by Med Bites”
3 Dec 2016
Closed Now
All hours
American, Barbecue, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
| Plymouth City Market, Plymouth Pl1 1ps, England
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

JD's BBQ Shack has been closed for a long time but has now been replaced by a light welcoming new cafe called Med Bites who sell burgers, wraps, falafel, halloumi, chips 'and much more'.

Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I am a chef myself, but I have never been to a place like this. The food Is second to none and the staff were brilliant I would be surprised if this got less than 5 stars from anyone. Next time we are in Plymouth...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Friendly enough staff but the steaks did not come up to standard, very fatty and mine was under cooked

1  Thank 31Nutty75
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Came past this morning and saw the notice of closure on the window. The owners have decided to concentrate on their main business JD's Grill an American style burger restaurant above Pizza Express just off Derry's Cross. The closure will not come as much of...More

Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We had booked a table prior to arrival and were pleasantly greater on our arrival. The steaks were superb and the accompanying bottle of red was excellent and served at the right room temperature. The next time we visit Plymouth, we shall definitely return. Recommended.

Thank Ian-From-Kent
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

JD's grill is an establishment that has a huge reputation in Plymouth and being frank I'm surprised I hadn't visited either the restaurant or shack sooner. Let's get address the elephant's in the room before I go any further... Firstly I am a massive meat...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I have visited this restaurant on a semi regular basis. it is amazing, 'the hotdog' is #1 on my favourite hot dog list (topping frankfurters from trip to germany). the portion sizes are perfect, i am full but not overly so that i am regretful...More

Thank fjesty14
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Went on the recommendation of a friend and had one of the best lunchtime meals in a long time. It's good value, for good food. I had the hot dog with pulled pork and it was huge and tasted great. The sausage was one of...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch with my sister after realising JD's Grill wasn't open until the evening. Surprised to find this in the old market but pleasantly so. Very good food and reasonably priced. Will come again when next in Plymouth.

Thank matthewedwardcornish
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Went to JD's BBQ Shack just after Christmas with a time limited voucher to use by 31st December to find they were closed even though we'd phoned in advance to check opening times. See my last review for details. Turns out they had a machinery...More

Thank Shaun C
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Questions & Answers
22 November 2015|
Response from moses1982 | Property representative |
Hi. Yes we do.
11 October 2015|
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Response from moses1982 | Property representative |
Hooefully we will be able to sell beers in the coming weeks
6 October 2015|
Response from moses1982 | Property representative |
Yes all our burgers are homemade and yes they can be served pink
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 11
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Plymouth City Market, Plymouth Pl1 1ps, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 600230
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