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JD's Grill

17-19 Derrys Cross, Plymouth, PL1 2SW

(((() American
  •  - Devon
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  •  - Devon
  •  - Devon
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Main course: £12
Food spend: £25

very good food

helen sargison 03 February 2018

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Famous for its food challenges, JD’s Grill Plymouth serves up high quality, locally sourced barbecue food. Hearty dishes are served in a laidback atmosphere, with wood panelling and American-inspired artwork lining the walls.

Holding the record for Britain’s Biggest Burger, weighing in at 25lbs, the JD’s Grill menu focuses on both quality and quantity. Flavour-packed house favourites include smoked brisket with a smoky beef jus, and succulent chicken breast topped with 14-hour maple-smoked pulled pork and Emmental cheese. Other classics include, an array of hot dogs, slow-cooked ribs and juicy steaks, as well as the legendary burgers.

Desserts at JD’s Grill restaurant also don’t hold back when it comes to flavour. Discover the likes of Belgian waffles with butterscotch sauce and vanilla ice cream, or American-style pancakes with maple sauce. Winner of the Plymouth City and Waterfronts award for Best Family Restaurant Plymouth, JD’s Grill is a 15-minute walk from Plymouth Rail Station.

JD's Grill

17-19 Derrys Cross, Plymouth, PL1 2SW

Contact +44 1752601605

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Customer reviews for JD's Grill

4.3 (((() (based on 188 reviews)
88% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (141)
  • large parties (75)
  • lunch (75)
  • trendy (60)
  • child friendly (57)
  • value (57)
  • business (18)
  • romantic (18)
  • private dining (17)
  • entertainment (14)
  • afternoon tea (5)
  • al fresco (4)
  • luxury (4)
  • breakfast (3)
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  • ((((* 5 February 2018 by Fraser Croton from Plymouth

    Good diner. Plenty of choice. Hoofing portions of food but quality aswell.

  • ((((( 3 February 2018 by helen sargison from PLYMOUTH

    very good food

  • ((((* 22 January 2018 by Michael Gough from Plymouth

    Pros:Service very good. Had a burger which was right up there with the best I've ever had - maybe even No:1!!
    Cons: 'Sticky' handrail on the stairs was a but of a put off.

  • ((((( 21 January 2018 by Sean Ryder from Plymouth.

    The food and service was great especially the waitress Charley.

  • ((((( 5 January 2018 by Melissa Orme from Plymouth

    Amazing food, shared ribs and chicken with my partner, comes with chips and we ordered sweet potato fries but we were overloaded by food. Lovely staff too. Always a good visit

  • (**** 28 December 2017 by Nicola Pope from Plymouth

    Food was very poor .my mum ordered potatoe skins they came out soft but hard in the middle and cold .my mum could tell they had been microwaved .my burger lacked flavour and was mostly bread .our lunch was served in cheap looking plastic baskets .also found it ridiculous there was no option of hot drink . Also the jug of water tasted musty like I would imagine it would taste from old pumps .i paid almost £40 for lunch .very disappointed :(

  • ((((( 23 December 2017 by Gerry Hall from Plymouth

    Food very good and attentive service despite being really busy

  • ((((( 21 December 2017 by Kathy Lingard from Plymouth

    very friendly, had booked a table but was late and stll made to feel welcome. Good choice of food and quick service.

  • ((((( 21 December 2017 by Juliet Middleton from Plymouth

    JD’s has a relaxed informal atmosphere and is very welcoming.
    Staff are friendly and informative, excellent service.
    Loved the background music.
    Food was excellent and plentiful.

  • ((((* 21 December 2017 by Sophie Douglas from Plymouth

    Great service, great food, rather noisy table behind us but not the restaurant's fault. The waiters couldn't do enough for us. Quite expensive but decent portions. Have been before & will return. Parking is shocking, but it was the week before Christmas!

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