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Make Your Next Meal Memorable

Jake Jess smAn unforgettable dining experience awaits you at JJ’s Meat Shak in Buena Vista, VA. Dine at our barbecue restaurant with your loved ones and make your next meal memorable. Our huge selection of culinary creations includes scrumptious barbecue and honest-to-goodness American cuisine. We take pride in providing our patrons with some of the most delicious food and best service in the area.

Why Dine at JJ’s Meat Shak?

  • Smoked Meats
  • Ribs
  • Home-cooked Sides
  • Wood-fired Pizzas
  • Specialty Burgers
  • Family Friendly Atmosphere
  • Cozy Fireplace
  • Patio Dining
We are a unique dining experience with a rustic atmosphere and down home family feel.~Lew HamiltonSource: Owner

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JJS Meat Shak started in 2011 as a weekend food truck in the small town of Buena Vista selling pork barbeque, specialty burgers & fresh cut fries. The food truck was such a success that the owner decided to start building more and more seating and eventually closing it in to accommodate guests through the winter season. JJ’s is owned by Lew & Kendra Hamilton and named after their children Jacob & Jessica. The family also operates the restaurant with the help of their extended family and friends.

JJ’s Meat Shak is open 7 days a week with daily and weekend specials that include favorites other than barbecue, such as seafood platters, specialty burgers, wood-fired pizzas, and down- home country classics. When you’re finished with your slow cooked “fall of the bone” ribs, mouthwatering fried oysters or the famous “Hog Pen”, you can indulge in a cup of Hershey’s hand dipped ice cream, with many flavors to choose from.

If you’re trying to feed a large group, JJ’s offers a “Feed Yer Folks’ menu for parties up to 30 people. They also have an amazing catering menu that is great for weddings, corporate functions, collegiate events – just about anything you can think of!! If you don’t see what you’re looking for, their catering manager will build a menu for you! No matter what size or type of event – JJ’s is the right choice for catering!

Come on down and experience JJ’s, you will be amazed at this hidden gem in the beautiful town of Buena Vista, Virginia. We do the Porkin’ you do the Forkin’!