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Cotten's Bar-B-Que

2048 Rogero Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32211-4119
+1 904-743-1233
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good11%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
18 Nov 2016
22 Oct 2016
“I Expected Better”
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2048 Rogero Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32211-4119
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Reviewed 19 November 2016

Smaller than average bbq portions, although the employees are friendly, and service is quick. The interior is clean but small, nice big windows to look out of, too, and there was a current newspaper to read while I was waiting.

Thank ladycandle60
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in with a party of four with high expectations. I ordered the ribs and was disappointed. I could tell by the expressions on my companions faces that they were disappointed as well. Will not repeat.

1  Thank Redman1982
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

I've been eating at Cotton's since I moved to Jacksonville 8 years ago. I love everything on the menu and as several people mentioned the best french fries around. I also think the Texas toast here is very good. I normally get the pulled pork...More

Thank tlw529
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

The Barbecue chicken is always good. Best crinkle cut fries around and the mustard base sauce is good. Sweet tea comes in a to go cup and they will refill it before you leave. Family owned and operated. The Cotten's are what's right about small...More

Thank Tommyboyinfla
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I grew up in Arlington. This area has gone down hill to say the least but there is one restaurant still holding down it's spot. Cotten's gives you what you pay for. Daily specials or just good old barbecue. At least one of the owners...More

Thank Tommyboyinfla
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Off the beaten path, this family operated BBQ place never disappoints. This restaurant offers in restaurant sitting, take out, and even walk up service. The staff behind the counter is always friendly. Other than the BBQ having to be pre-smoked (which is done in house),...More

Thank T W
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Every time I go to Jacksonville I drive out of my way to eat here. When I lived here I would eat almost once let week. You will not be disappointed!!

Thank JeffreyW1841
Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

This is the absolute WORSE restaurant I have EVER been to! Bland, hard and tasteless food! Do not waste your time

1  Thank Jazz L
Reviewed 27 March 2014

BBQ chicken, ribs and pork are great. It is really hard to choose one over the other so let your mood decide. The ribs are very meaty. But what I like best are the accompanying side dishes. The french fries are among the best to...More

Thank Tacoma1980
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  • Address: 2048 Rogero Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32211-4119
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-743-1233
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