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Judge Bean's BBQ

7022 Church St E, Brentwood, TN 37027-5215
+1 615-823-2280
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (117 reviews)
“cowboy beans” (19 reviews)
“shrimp diablo” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.All hours
American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7022 Church St E, Brentwood, TN 37027-5215
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place rocks good bbq. The small building and good food and the wait staff are well worth a trip. I had the ribs, really tasty. I will be back. Visit when you can.

Thank Robc93a
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Went there on a lunch date. I will say upfront I'm not a huge BBQ fan but my guest wanted to meet there. Despite my tastes, the place was packed. There's not anything over-the-top that makes this stand out. Just BBQ. But if you live...More

Thank JimE782
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

You would never guess from looking at the outside of this place that it would be so good. Every chance we get we go to Judge Bean's. Oh and definitely try the nachos.

Thank Keith W
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The food from Judge beans is always a hit, especially the brisket. We often take out from here when we don't feel like cooking. In fact, we have never eaten in. The folks at the bar are always friendly.

Thank CJC22
Reviewed 13 December 2017

This restaurant was recommended to my wife and I. Man... we can't wait to come back! The Texas sushi was an incredible appetizer, even for my wife who was nervous at the thought of sushi and doesn't like spicy food. Both dishes we got were...More

Thank Matt A
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this diamond over the weekend and were blown away. The menu is well rounded and priced affordably. We ordered the Feast and boy was it. Enough for 3. Brisket was great. Pulled pork was moist and flavorful. Wings were done well but...More

Thank Tj T
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

So glad we decided to give this place a try. It was a great BBQ location. Do not let the outside fool you, it is a very quaint place once inside. Very friendly staff and the atmosphere was laid back. The loaded nachos was awesome....More

Thank Chuck H
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Loved the food! Staff very friendly and helpful in explaining the menu choices. Food served quickly and was delicious!! Highly recommend this place!!

Thank dmcfarland43
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Not great! Started with Queso and chips or should I say melted bland cheese! Ordered pulled pork with side of mac n cheese it was definitely boxed but not even kraft! So disappointed! Save your money go to Corkys much better! Pork was just ok...More

Thank Brammy09
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We were down for a weekend to see our son from college,and were looking for a place that wouldn’t rush us out. This was a perfect choice, great food, casual spot let us catch up.

Thank linda2061
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7022 Church St E, Brentwood, TN 37027-5215
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: +1 615-823-2280
  • E-mail
THE BEST BBQ EAST OF TEXAS When you come to Judge Bean's, we want you to feel at home. We want to you to get good, home-cooked food straight off the pit, side dishes that will make your mouth water and and an experience that is unique to our place. That's a tall order, but it's a promise we do our best to make good on every day we open the doors. At Judge Bean's, a lot of folks say we have our own vibe. And that is true. We're not your typical BBQ joint. We're better than that.
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