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Bar-B-Q Shop, The

901-272-1277  •  $$
ADDRESS: 1782 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104

CUISINE: Barbecue, Ribs

FEATURES: Handicap Access, Kid Friendly, Smoke Free, Wi-Fi

DETAILS
This charmingly divey Midtown standout serves up ample portions of their signature barbecue spaghetti as well as excellent chopped pork shoulder with buttery Texas Toast. The dry ribs are as good as any in Memphis (and therefore, among the world's best).   Kids' menu. Beer available. Serving lunch and dinner Mon-Sat. Closed Sun.

From MemphisTravel.com and the restaurant:
"Famous for our barbecue sandwich on Texas toast. Also famous for our barbecue spaghetti, which was featured on the Bobby Flay show on the Food Network. Also, only restaurant that has won the No. 1 Barbecue Sandwich in the Commercial Appeal, Memphis Flyer and the Memphis magazine."


"The Bar-B-Q Shop, a comfortable Midtown restaurant owned and operated by Frank Vernon and his son Eric. ... may well be the best barbecue restaurant in the country's preeminent barbecue city. Or at least the amateur barbecue judges around the Flyer offices think so."

- Chris Herrington, Memphis Flyer 

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This charmingly divey Midtown standout serves up ample portions of their signature barbecue spaghetti as well as excellent chopped pork shoulder with buttery Texas Toast. The dry ribs are as good as any in Memphis (and therefore, among the world's best).  
 

From MemphisTravel.com and the restaurant:
"Famous for our barbecue sandwich on Texas toast. Also famous for our barbecue spaghetti, which was featured on the Bobby Flay show on the Food Network. Also, only restaurant that has won the No. 1 Barbecue Sandwich in the Commercial Appeal, Memphis Flyer and the Memphis magazine."


"The Bar-B-Q Shop, a comfortable Midtown restaurant owned and operated by Frank Vernon and his son Eric. ... may well be the best barbecue restaurant in the country's preeminent barbecue city. Or at least the amateur barbecue judges around the Flyer offices think so."

- Chris Herrington, Memphis Flyer 
ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Kids' menu. Beer available. Serving lunch and dinner Mon-Sat. Closed Sun.

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