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Jimmy Jack's Rib Shack

9 Williams Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
+64 9-402 5002
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (709 reviews)
“crab dip” (54 reviews)
“rib platter” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9 Williams Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Not cheap, but large portions and well prepared, which certainly makes up for the price. You will not go away hungry. A wide drink and food menu, helped along by good friendly service. You may have to wait a while for a table, but there...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fast food, large portions and cheerful service is the order of the day. Not wanting too large a meal we opted for the seared Cajun style salmon with salad and the seafood chowder. The salmon was bland and under seasoned, while the chowder was plentiful...More

Thank Arte1
Reviewed 5 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere here. Staff were friendly and the service was good. The food is along the lines of fast eats but its good .

Thank YorkBonBon
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A really busy place but food came speedily and was really yum. Great place to keep everyone happy for dinner.

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty good, big enough meals and good taste down falls were that the ribs were a little dry and I felt like we were being rushed by the waitress.

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were strolling around Paihia looking for somewhere to have supper when we saw Jimmy Jacks. It was just what we wanted - an unassuming restaurant with lots of people and laughter. Food was basic but good. My partner said his ribs were great. If...More

Thank BBTrisha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When locals spent their evenings in a restaurant it's always a good sign. The decoration of the restaurant is rather North American, but this was a nice change. If you want a calm or fancy dinner, don't come, music is usually playing and the folks...More

Thank k x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

curly fries are so crispy and to die for! the rest was quite average. My steak wasn't that great and the service was very poor.

Thank Nina N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in on a quiet Monday night so it wasnt busy.Had to have the ribs and they were lovely. Served quickly good value for money and friendly staff.

Thank HOPPO43
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not the place for a quiet dinner as it has good music playing, but it does have a great atmosphere. Great drinks, tasty food in large portions, and good value. A great bar and a place to eat.

Thank paulwithcheryl
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Picklebuckets
4 January 2018|
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29 July 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Williams Rd, Paihia, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 5002
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