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Welcome to Johnathan's Chicken and Barbecue

formerly Johnathan's Sandwich House

Our Story

Jonathan's Chicken and Barbecue is a family-owned business in Alameda CA.  Serving mouthwatering pork ribs, beef brisket, links and pulled pork and amazing sides including collard greens made with smoked turkey, macaroni and cheese, BBQ baked beans, and house made coleslaw. The menu also serves hot and fresh fried chicken, fried fish, and amazing desserts seved straight from our kitchen.

Our menu is available for dine-in and takeout. You can also book our food for your event with Jonathan's Catering service.

Johnathan's is proud to serve the best BBQ on the Island.




Dine In or Take Out

Monday: Closed

Tuesday - Saturday: 11AM -  8PM

Sunday: 11AM - 7PM


Many restaurants have their own take on this recipe, but we’re confident that ours is the best, always prepared to perfection. Share it with friends or have it all to yourself—you’ll enjoy it till the very last bite.


Earl's Texas BBQ

Scrumptuous wood smoked meats prepared by Grill Master Earl - Texas style slow cooked to perfection. Treat yourself to your favorite meat for lunch or dinner, binge on a combination or full rack or feast for the family.

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Pork Ribs


Beef Brisket

Pulled Pork

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Beef Links

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Custom made delicious sandwiches served fresh from our kitchen.

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Gonzo Sandwich

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Vegan Sandwich

BBQ Pulled Pork

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Crab, Shrimp, Oyster or Catfish Po'boy

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Johnathan's Cajun Chicken

We feature down home style corn meal battered fried fish and fried chicken seasoned to perfection. Dinners served with Cajun fries, in-house made Coleslaw, or Baked beans.

Try a combo and share it with friends or have it all to yourself—you’ll enjoy it till the very last bite.

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Fried Chicken
Chicken Wings
Chicken Tenders


Enjoy handcrafted desserts served straight from our kitchen. Your taste buds will applaud you!

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Key Lime Pie

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Strawberry Cheesecake

Peach Cobbler Tart

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Banana Pudding Cups