Big B's Barbecue

1948 N. Placentia Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92831
Best Of


  • $$
  • Catering, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • No Alcohol
  • Free Parking, Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Accepted
Most of the customers come in for ribs, and for good reason-baby back, meaty, tender, with the chewy consistency that ensures you'll gladly spend a good five minutes with a toothpick after eating. But here also is the perfect barbecue-beef sandwich, with chunks of roast beef chopped into thick-but-manageable pieces, then piled onto a toasted bun. The meat is medium-rare, giving each bite possesses a distinct bovine charm. Next to a sister bar!

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