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Captain John's Bar-B-Que

106 US Hwy 72 W, Collierville, TN 38017-2994
+1 901-853-8004
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“catfish” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
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LOCATION
106 US Hwy 72 W, Collierville, TN 38017-2994
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain John's Bar-B-Que is hands down the best pit bbq restaurant in town. My family and I ate there this past Friday night and got helped with no waiting. Food was cooked and on our table within 15 minutes and thats an order of 7...More

Thank CTownsdin
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This place has been around for years. Best pulled pork sandwich in town. Don't let the newer places with better advertising fool you. This is the place to go.

Thank suprfan
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We have lived in Collierville for approximately 4 years, but we just discovered this place - thanks to a coupon in the Memphis City Saver book. Only thing we are disappointed about is that we have been missing out. We love the relaxed atmosphere and...More

Thank LoveFunTravels
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Just the right amount of food at the right price for lunch. Barbeque sandwich was delicious and it came with two sides

Thank Jtbblhead
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Interesting location right off of Route 385 Dining area well kept.Good Food all around But the BBQ is beat During lunch time you need to get there early

Thank william o
Reviewed 8 May 2017

A late Friday evening meal of the cat fish special and a BBQ plate was enjoyable. I found the catfish to hot (temperature) and tasty if a bit on the salty side (the way I like it). My wife had the shredded pork BBQ plate...More

Thank janteach50
Reviewed 2 March 2017

If you are looking for an inexpensive BBQ meal, Captains John's the place. You could tell this was where the construction/blue collar men ate lunch. Parking lot was packed with 4x4 work trucks. The price was the selling point. There are obviously better BBQ in...More

Thank 282brentw
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

There has to be better BBQ in Memphis. Not much flavor to the meat and slathered in a below average sauce. And the sides were below average...Mustard coleslaw? No thank you.

Thank Jay H
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Love this place. The food is great. The BBQ has a the greatest true pit BBQ taste. I always get the dark bark meat. You will have try this place if you are nearby.

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Just the basic barbecue which is what I like. Pure product right from the pit. Love the sides, too. Friendly staff.

Thank GrammyRose2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 US Hwy 72 W, Collierville, TN 38017-2994
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Collierville
  • Phone Number: +1 901-853-8004
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