Who Is Jake? Jake is just a good ole country boy with a special gift for making the finest bar-b-que you’ll ever taste. You see, Jake wandered around the country for years tasting and sampling and learning about the art of genuine smokehouse bar-b-que. There’s no cookin’ like slow cookin, at Jake’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que in Virginia, Beach. Great barbecue comes from hours of slow cooking over a real hardwood fire which creates that unique mouth watering flavor. Come and taste for yourself why people from all over the Hampton Roads area rave about the great barbeque at Jake's. We're located just 5 minutes from the Virginia Beach oceanfront.