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J&J Barbeque

208 North Main St., Nelson, WI 54756
+1 715-673-4717
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (39 reviews)
“beans” (10 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
208 North Main St., Nelson, WI 54756
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I absolutely loved this restaurant! The quirky decor was so much fun! The food was fabulous! One of the best BBQ sandwiches I have ever eaten it. My group also ordered a beef brisket and a chicken wrap sandwich and those were delicious as well....More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We love going to J&J BBQ! Their ribs and shrimp are the best and so are the sides! Most of all we love visiting Marsha in the bar! She makes the best drinks around! Always good conversations! The drive to get there is beautiful!

Thank Kathy4849
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We spend quite a bit of time in the bluffs of beautiful Winona and surrounding communities. This was the first time we had eaten at J & J Barbecue. It was amazingly good! My husband and I split a combination meal of 1/2 rack of...More

Thank 123LeAMP
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We had been here once before for lunch and decided to try the Sunday brunch. They had a decent selection for a small casual place. Ribs,chicken, scrambled eggs,breakfast casserole, bacon,sausage, breakfast sandwiches, buisquits and gravy,fruit,sweet rolls and brownies among other items. Juices and coffee too....More

Thank softail19
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We took a day trip down the Great River Road in Wisconsin and stopped at J & J BBQ for a late lunch. The food was amazing. We had the chicken and ribs basket with sides of fries, cole slaw and au gratin potatoes. This...More

Thank lesfergie5
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This place is kind of weird. It's like going to Wall Drug. There's stuff everywhere; a store, a bar, a restaurant, not much in the way of service. You order at the counter, but no one will tell you that. It was off-putting. The food...More

Thank TeacherTamiMc
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Was going to stop for dinner on my way through town! They close at 7:00 PM on Thursday nights! What a joke! Useless!More

Thank BigPaulMn
Nelsonribman, Owner at J&J Barbeque, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Sorry to here you think we are dumb I have been here for 17 years and closed at the same time since I opened must have been your first time in the area. Guess you will have to find a place open later But thanks...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Stopped into J and J BBQ for lunch last week with some friends. I had the ribs and brisket plate with beans and mac and cheese. Ribs were tender and the brisket was some of the best I have had. Good Smokey flavor! sides were...More

Thank Belushi507
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Our table ordered meals of BBQ and breaded fish. Everyone seemed pleased with their selection. Ordered from counter as we sat in the bar area. Ordered yummy drinks for a hot day.

Thank CactusCaro
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We went there for dinner recently. Their smoked food is wonderful and they have a great selection to choose from. They actually have a smoker in the back of their restaurant. That isn't that common in Wisconsin. If you are in the area, please stop...More

Thank Sharon H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 North Main St., Nelson, WI 54756
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 715-673-4717
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