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Texas-Style Barbecue Near Gilman

Jimmy Jos LogoJimmy Jo’s BBQ is a Texas-style family restaurant known in the Gilman area for fantastic barbecue. Our BBQ style is similar to Texas BBQ—a sweet, tangy take on classic southern barbecue flavor. Jimmy Jo’s prides itself on being locally owned and showing famous Texas hospitality in our service. Our homemade and homestyle barbecue, which includes slow-smoked bulk meats, combined with their Texas hospitality and quality service, make Jimmy Jo’s BBQ a great option for family dining—both dine in and carry out—near Gilman.

For best flavor and texture, Jimmy Jo’s locally owned barbecue slow-smokes its meat for up to 14 hours to leave the meat tender, juicy, and delicious. Dine in with us and see exactly why Jimmy Jo’s has the best barbecue in the Gilman area, or carry out and eat in the comfort of your own home. You can also call us to cater any local party or special event in Gilman.

Famous RibsJimmy Jo’s has dine in and carry out menu options, and even a drive-up window for quick “to-go” dinners. Our sweet barbecue flavor is perfectly suited to slow-smoked ribs, pulled pork, and brisket. All our homestyle entrees, such as the pulled pork, ribs, and brisket, are great with sides of baked beans, corn, potatoes, coleslaw, and more, and make perfect dine in or carry out options. Some of our most famous foods are the pulled pork, ribs, and brisket. All of these items are also sold as slow-smoked bulk meats for those who can’t get enough of Jimmy Jo’s and want to dine in but also want to carry out some ribs, pulled pork, or brisket to take home. Both dine in and carry out options are great ways to enjoy Jimmy Jo’s Barbecue.

If you want some great barbecue catering at a special event or party but don’t want to have to carry out everything yourself, Jimmy Jo’s offers catering services for all types of parties and special events in Gilman. We bring our slow-smoked meats, including ribs, pulled pork sandwiches, and brisket, and our Texas hospitality to any catered party in the Gilman area. We cater for groups of all sizes throughout the Gilman area while providing the same family friendly dining environment you have when you dine in with us.

MealsJimmy Jo’s slow-smoked homestyle meats can be part of your family’s everyday dining with our bulk meats. Jimmy Jo’s buys and slow-smokes only the best quality bulk meats, including ribs, pork, brisket, and more—all perfect for serving a large crowd in a hurry. Take home Jimmy Jo’s bulk meats with your dinner, or make a special order for any special event you have. Jimmy Jo’s does offer catering services in Gilman, but also sells bulk meats for family dining or any other special occasion.

Jimmy Jo’s also has a great selection of beer and wine to add to our Texas-style barbecue while still having a family restaurant atmosphere.