The Best Barbecue Restaurants in Memphis

Handpicked top 3 best barbecue restaurants in Memphis, Tennessee. 50-Point Inspection includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and their general excellence. You deserve the best!


52 South 2nd Street, Memphis, TN 38103

Since 1948

Sliced Brisket Sandwich, Sliced Smoked Turkey Sandwich, Sliced Brisket, Pulled Pork, Pork Ribs, Chopped Brisket, Texas Hot Links, Pulled Chicken, Smoked Turkey, St. Louis ribs, Smoked Pulled Pork Sandwich, Smoked Pulled Chicken Sandwich, Smoked Chopped Brisket Sandwich, BBQ Sauce, Drinks, Baby Back Ribs, BBQ Beef & BBQ Pork

Try Pork ribs & shoulder combination for $21 and Pork ribs & brisket combination for $21.50 - Catering Available - Serves their signature dry rub ribs in a basement through a downtown alley across from the Peabody Hotel - Shipping Available

Price: Starts from $2.90


Mon Closed
Tue - Thu 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sun Closed


2249 Central Ave, Memphis, TN 38104

Since 2002

Appetizers, Smoked Sausage, Jalapeno Sausage, Rib Plate, Sausage Plate, Chicken Wings, Sandwiches, Sliced Beef, Pulled Pork, Chopped Beef, Turkey, Salami Plate, Pork Loin Plate, Chicken Baskets, Brisket Tacos, Cheese, Potato Chips, Cole Slaw, Potato Salad, Fountain Drinks, Bottle Water, Fruit Juice, Pulled Pork Tacos, Desserts, Chopped BBQ & Sides

Combo Plate: Get 4 ounces each of any three types of meat with extra ribs $18.99 - Try rib combo plate for $24.99 - Serves 3 Locations within Memphis - Takeaway, Delivery & Catering Available - Specializes in Memphis Style Slow Smoked Meat

Best BBQ by Memphis Magazine Reader's Poll - #1 BBQ in Memphis from 2006 to 2012 by Memphis Flyer

Price: Starts from $3.90


Mon - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm


5259 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38119

Since 1984

Starters, Fried Chicken, BBQ Smoked Sausage, Dressings, Blackened Chicken Salad, BBQ Pulled Pork Salad, Hand Breaded Chicken Tenders Salad, Salads, Sandwiches, Ribs, Southern Green Beans, BBQ Nachos, Fried Pickles, Pulled Hickory-Smoked Chicken Salad, Fried Delta Catfish Sandwich, Chips, House Salad, BBQ Beef Sandwich & BBQ Pulled Chicken

Daily dine-in lunch specials $7.99 (available 10.45 am - 4:00 pm) - Full Bar Available - Specializes in slow-cooked & Memphis-style barbecued meat and ribs - Takeaway & Catering Available - Serves 5 Locations within Tennessee

Price: Starts from $3.80


Sun - Thu 10:45 am - 9:30 pm
Fri & Sat 10:45 am - 10:00 pm