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Acme Barbecue Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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445 Market St, Williamsport, PA 17701-6340
11:00 - 19:00
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Tue - Fri 11:00 - 19:00
Sat 11:00 - 18:00
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Kennedy, New York
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent ribs! And fast service. Not much seating but the other visitors shared a table with us. Easy to find and parking on the street

Thank bc57usa
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I live here in Williamsport and recommend this place to everyone. Even people from the South say this place rocks!! Love the deep fried potato salad, brisket sandwich and the naked ribs. I have NEVER had anything I didn't like here.

Thank Meg200283
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is a must go to spot if you like bbq. It is a little place with limited seating except when the waether is nice you can sit at picnic tables under an aluminum car port in the back. Everything is exellent. I always add in the fresh green beans and use their homemade blueberry bbq sauce.

Thank Thomas S
York, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is by far, the best place for a great sandwich in Williamsport. Good food, great prices. The pork sandwich is huge and delicious. Great cornbread too.

Thank crentzel
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I go to Acme multiple times a year and I have never had a bad experience. The food and price is fantastic and the workers are always friendly. The pulled pork and the wings are my favorite. If you're daring enough, and trust me you should be daring, try the pig roll, you won't be disappointed. Also they have about... More 

Thank Patrick B
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Our go-to place for wonderful Barbecue in Williamsport. Everything is outstanding. Our favorite is brisket. When entertaining friends and family from out of town, and we need take out, Acme is our choice. The ultimate acid test is that our son-in-law, a highly trained professional chef and barbecue aficionado loved the food.

Thank kc3m
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

always always always awesome.... love the brisket! seasonal items often along with specials... deep fried potato salad mmmmmm!

Thank Timmer729
Latrobe, Pennsylvania
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84 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I read reviews about this place on Trip Advisor before we stopped in for lunch on our way back from a few day vacation in northern PA. So glad we stopped here. The restaurant is located on Market Street and was easy to find as it was the main road as we drove into Williamsport for the first time. There... More 

Thank GRNEYEDgirl3201
Ashland City, Tennessee
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This visit was a year ago, and I am remiss in my review ... The food was excellent!!! Closest thing to real, Southern BBQ I have ever had up north ... great job! I have and will recommend this restaurant to anyone who is traveling to Williamsport

1 Thank John N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Everything here is the best. From the pulled meats to the sausages, all the way down the menu to the cornbread and pigrolls (like an egg roll, but full of meat). Best bbq I've found outside of Texas. Every visit to town has a stop here for a meal. Eat inside or on their covered back patio and try some... More 

1 Thank Jen P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Market St, Williamsport, PA 17701-6340
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Williamsport
  • Phone Number: 15703279009

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Sudbury, Canada
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?