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MadJacks BBQ - CLOSED

295 North St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-4602
+1 413-442-2290
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
11 May 2016
“Meat is not great...”
16 Aug 2015
“Nice Folks, but Uninspired BBQ”
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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295 North St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-4602
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 11 May 2016

The seasonings are very good but the ribs are dry and chewy - just generally not very good. I have placed a few take out orders since they opened, but each time I do, I have the same reaction - good sauces but subpar ribs......More

Thank CEG310
Reviewed 17 August 2015

MadJacks is a small barbecue place in Lanesborough, Mass. The portions are generous, but the meat does not quite live up to the promise of good "low and slow" Q. Probably the best item we had was the St. Louis ribs, which were meaty, had...More

Thank Filmprof
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We've been to Mad Jacks several times during the summer months. My favorite time is on a weekend when they might be having live music brought in. Their BBQ is quite good...different flavors and size combos you can order..BUT.....think twice before having the coleslaw. It's...More

Thank VJM132013
Jabari P, Owner at MadJacks BBQ, responded to this review

Hello, as the owner of MadJacks I wanted to personally respond to your review.. We have in fact closed our location on North Street due to the construction of the new Hotel on North due to open in Spring of 2015. We are currently in...More

Reviewed 27 August 2014

We were looking for a restaurant near Barrington Stage in downtown Pittsfield. I love ribs and barbecue. But I'm reluctant to order them up north because they just don't measure up to what I've been spoiled on in Tennessee where I used to travel frequently...More

Thank TastyBake
Reviewed 9 August 2014

It's taken a long time for my husband and I to get here; as a non-red-meat-eater, I didn't find the idea all that appealing. But we went tonight, and both had excellent meals. He had the St. Louis' ribs - the full rack actually defeated...More

1  Thank LVPD
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Went for dinner around 7PM on a Sunday Night. They were out of baby back, spare and beef ribs, all they had left was St. Louis. One of us ordered St; Louis rib plate (4 ribs, 2 sides) with mac & cheese and slaw, the...More

Thank Eric A
Reviewed 5 July 2014

A few of us were looking forward to stopping by here. When my wife and I walked in I thought we went from Pittsfield to the South walking through the door. The music set the tone along with the decor. Our waitress, Mylissa, was friendly...More

Thank NewEnglandPhotoBug
Reviewed 14 June 2014

We had dinner here before going to a play at the Barrington Stage Company. My wife had the brisket and I had the Carolina pulled pork. She had the sweet potato fries and cole slaw. I had baked beans and cole slaw. Everything was excellent....More

Thank rmorin49
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Went by on a Sunday night, basically because most of Pittsfield was closed and this was open. We were told up front that they were our of several menu items, particually the brisket. Seem sthat they are closed on Monday so whatever they sell out...More

Thank NJSteven
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I remembered this place from three years ago when we visited the Berkshires. It was very memorable then and again on this trip. The barbeque here is awesome. Beef ribs are a rare find in the right half of the country, but they have them...More

Thank naj12
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 North St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-4602
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Pittsfield
  • Phone Number: +1 413-442-2290
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