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Papa Bucks BBQ

1085 S Lewis St, Metter, GA 30439-5134
+1 912-685-4421
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pork” (9 reviews)
“potato salad” (15 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1085 S Lewis St, Metter, GA 30439-5134
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Talk about "Down South BBQ", THIS IS IT! Dine in or take out. Can't be beat. Home of the "Pigzilla". Many have tried, few have succeeded.

Thank Z5808IYbillc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten at Papa Bucks several times, each time having a barbeque pork sandwich, which has always been absolutely delicious. The pork is tender, juicy, very flavorful, and relatively lean. The bun has always been fresh, which is SO important with a sandwich! Their...More

Thank BIGbob07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our friend, a former resident of Metter, recommended Papa Bucks BBQ if we were ever in town. Since it was on our way to our destination, St. Simons Island, GA, we stopped, shopped the sought out Papa Bucks BBQ. We each order a pulled pork...More

Thank JustPeachy4576
Reviewed 13 June 2017

On an unexpected trip to Atlanta, we found this Gem. Highly recommend. Sweet tea and BBQ pork what else do you need. Clean, good service and not pretending to be anything than what it is... a good place to eat.

Thank Tod W
Reviewed 6 June 2017

My husband and I were traveling through the area on the way to south Georgia this past week. Like always, I hopped on trip advisor to check out some good eating spots. Papa Bucks came up in Metter and although a little out of the...More

Thank CIrwin49
Reviewed 27 May 2017

if you find yourself driving the lonely stretch of I-16 between Macon and Savannah, this is definitely worth putting on your radar for a stop. there are not many good choices on this stretch, so it really makes this place more worth it. great sides...More

Thank marieatta_pman
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I lovee this restaurant! The potato salad and Scooby snacks are off the chain! Definitely need to try it out if you've never been! Oh and ask for Christina! She's great!

Thank Alissa H
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Better than generous portions for the price! Some of the better smoked brisket and meats I've had. My husband had the brisket and I tried the three meat platter! Yum!!! We also ordered the q tator! Such good comfort. We over indulged a bit bit...More

Thank HDrider19
Reviewed 21 March 2017

the best brisket I ever had and the Brunswick stew great small place ut worth the trip if your in area staff was very helpful gave us a sample of stew wife loved it hope to go back some time

Thank rduprey2017
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Price was right, but food was just okay. The cheese fries were pretty sad, but the BBQ was good. Sweet tea was great!

Thank bkeez
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1085 S Lewis St, Metter, GA 30439-5134
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Metter
  • Phone Number: +1 912-685-4421
  • E-mail
Papa Buck's BBQ is the right place for "deee-licious" barbeque, beef brisket, ribs, chicken and more! We have a new home in Metter, so stop by and say hey! Our new address is 1085 South Lewis Street | Metter GA 30439 (beside Jay's Truck Stop)
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