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Johnny Rebs' Southern Roadhouse

$$ - $$$
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
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4663 Long Beach Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90805-6929
+1 562-423-7327
07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Long Beach, California
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76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent service and great food makes fora wonderful experience. Happy hour prices makes the trip worth it!

Thank Van L
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading all of the great reviews, I was most disappointed. All of the food was very bland. The BBQ sauce had no taste, no spice, nothing to make it stand out. I ordered the burnt ends and hush puppies..I had to ask for BBQ sauce and the hush puppies with jalapeno had no flavor and were kinda greasy. My... More 

Thank Kecia H
Long Beach, California, Usa
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there for the first time maybe 5 years ago. I wish I had discovered it much sooner. Dont waste your time with the Chain BBQ places. The prices here are better and the food and quantity cant even be compared. I like this place so much that we use it to Cater our yearly Christmas Party for my... More 

Thank Sammyvelvet
West Jordan, Utah
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139 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

We were craving BBQ and using the GPS to find a place to eat, after driving to two closed places, we found this one. So happy the other 2 were closed because Johnny Rebs is a great find. The food was delicious. The service was outstanding, and the environment was fun and cozy. I especially loved the old toy tonka... More 

Thank Chad S
long beach
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We are lucky to live very close to this location. The food is always great and the service is the best. We have been for breakfast, lunch and dinner. What every time you drop by you won't be disappointed.

Thank vtravelerlongbeach
Signal Hill, California
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Have driven by many times but had no time to stop in. Finally got a chance. Felt like I was in the country when driving into the parking as it was dirt and gravel but that's Okay by me. We were able to get seated right away. Loved our waitress Rene she was fast, friendly and took care of anything... More 

Thank Christine N
Long Beach, California
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159 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Super-casual, favorite of locals, throw your [peanut shells on the floor. BBQ cooked all night, sauces just right, excellent cerispy fried onion rings, many choices of sides. Watch for their "Do-Over" specials-- eat there on one special night, then get the exact same meal free on other specific nights (excluding alcohol). Sign up for email to make sure you get... More 

Thank ANonyMouse45
San Jose, California
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232 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere...very southern...sort of Only gravel,parking lot in Long Beach. Lousy parking Food better than average...all in group liked their meals. Fried chicken great coating and skin...no special taste. Hush puppies dry Ribs very good...fall off bone Corn bread dry and cold Banana pudding very good but tasted like Jello instant brand. Solid meal...could be over the top if they... More 

Thank Harper5633020
Long Beach, California
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104 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I've been going to Johnny Rebs for at least 20 years now (probably more), and I really enjoy it. Realistically, it isn't to the level as, for example, a real hole in the wall BBQ joint (or southern food joint) in the South - but it is way better than most of the larger chain BBQ restaurants that we have... More 

Thank Lynda V
Los Angeles, California
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I love southern food and drove pretty far to try this place. It was bad in every way very expensive - Plain waffle served with an oversize chicken strip 14 dollars when Roscoe's is 1o with a great waffle and huge chicken breast Tri tip - nasty couldn't even eat it Ribs- average corn bread- dry and tasteless The place... More 

Thank Randy G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4663 Long Beach Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90805-6929
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-423-7327
Homemade cookin' and southern hospitality! At Johnny Rebs' we strive to give you an authentic homemade meal and make you feel at home. In business since 1984, we have been fillin' bellies and painting smiles in Southern California and look forward to pleasing more folks like y'all with each new day!! Come visit us and see what all of our current friends and family are buzzing about!"Put Some South in Your Mouth!"

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