Welcome to Big Mama's Rib Shack & Southern Cooking
Big Mama's is a family owned and operated restaurant and catering company in Pasadena, California. We also have banquet space and dining options for practically any event. We serve the finest barbecue and southern eating this side of the Mississippi. Because of our unique cuisine and southern hospitality, we attract diners of all walks of life from across the globe including many celebrities. It is true "down home" Southern food, crafted with careful attention to the tradition and love handed down from Big Mama's original personal recipes.
We are conveniently located right on Lake Avenue off the 210 freeway.
To make reservations or to get information on wedding receptions, office parties, banquet space or any dining or catering needs for your next event, special occasion or meeting- please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (626) 797-1792. To find out more information about our catering options,
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Live Music Tuesday's @ Big Mama's
Every Tuesday night at Big Mama's, we're proud to present a rotating calendar of live entertainment with No cover charge. Enjoy our world famous cuisine while being entertained by some of the area's finest musicians and singers. Click here to find out more...
"The Ultimate Tailgate"
We're proud to announce the arrival of The Ultimate Tailgate from Big Mama's Rib Shack. Our mobile kitchen can cater your event - large or small - with the same quality southern cooking you've come to expect from Big Mama's Rib Shack. Get in touch today to find out how to have our kitchen come to you!
For more information about The Ultimate Tailgate check out our catering page...
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Live Music Every Tuesday 6:30-8:30
Live Music & BBQ Every Saturday 6:30-9:00
Schedule for December:
Tuesday night Dec. 3rd Debilee and Friends
Tuesday night Dec. 10th T.J. Sullivan Blues Band
Tuesday night Dec. 17th Wumbloozo Acoustic Band.
Private Parties and Catering
Whether it's a wedding, an office party, a birthday, family reunion, corporate event, or just your weekly office lunch, Big Mama's can cater it with our award-winning recipes for any order, large or small. We can deliver our fresh, hot and sumptuous food to your office, rented location or to your home in Pasadena and the greater Los Angeles area. Contact Big Mama's today to find out more about how we can cater your next event.
Big Mama's is also available for private rentals for events and functions. With our tasteful decor, convenient location and large capacity, you can make Big Mama's your very own for a fantastic event to remember.