We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

A&R Bar-B-Que

) #448 of 1,225 Restaurants in Memphis $$ - $$$ Barbecue
3721 Hickory Hill Rd, Memphis, TN 38115-5009
+1 901-365-9777
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible25%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
3721 Hickory Hill Rd, Memphis, TN 38115-5009
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
Write a Review
Reviews (12)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I wish we lived close because this would be my favorite restaurant! The staff was so nice and patient. They gave recommendations that were wonderful. It certainly is not a fancy place but the food was my favorite bar-b-que in Memphis!

Thank Lucy2go
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We had heard good things about A&R, so we went to the location on Elvis Presley Blvd. Its ok during daylight with out of state rental plates, don't know about at night. My husband and I had pulled pork sandwiches, fries and okra. Very inexpensive....More

Thank Thekansaspyet
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The strengths: really good sauce, tangy; really, really good fried pickles; tender ribs. Great service too! That being said, I don't think A & R tops BBQ Shop or Cozy Corner. I'd go back for sure, but not my first choice!

Thank floydtrane
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came in town and I wanted done food BBQ and A & r was recommended. We got the slab for 2 and when I say it was good I'm still looking my fingers now. Whoever made the potatoe salad is a...More

Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Went here after a wedding to get food. The rib tip sandwich is phenomenal. Also tried the fried green tomatoes and they were good too. Mister ordered the wings and a turkey burger for later. All the food was great!

Thank jalisa_39212
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We ate at the North 3rd location when we were in Memphis back in 2010, and it was wonderful! The best BBQ we had eaten in Memphis...sauced just right. This location was good but just not quite up to par. My husband and I shared...More

Thank Pebbles1005
Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

One of the cashiers was at the register eating. The place looked unkept. I did notice the rating of 77 from the health dept., that should of told me to leave. The pulled pork sandwich was awful... Extremely COLD. The food handlers looked very undesirable....More

1  Thank IYAAYAS1
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

So rude...never again.. Absolutely the worst bbq I have ever ate!! They made fun of customers told a lady to go back to Michigan. ...

1  Thank Marcus M
Reviewed 16 April 2014

Me and my family should have listen to the locals and ate the orginal location. We was Sorry!!! We got the pulled pork sandwiches they were ok. The bbq spagetthi was awfu!! The fried pickles was good. Listen to the locals...

Thank travelQueen2008
Reviewed 5 September 2013

This place is in a bad section of town. The appearance, both inside and out, is dirty and run down. The food, however, was fairly good. I wouldn't recommend it.

1  Thank 1auband
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Showboat Barbecue
22 reviews
1.68 km away
Southern Hands Family Dining
15 reviews
.52 km away
AJ's Catfish Station
7 reviews
1.63 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tennessee Shakespeare Company
5 reviews
6.77 km away
Crystal Shrine Grotto
62 reviews
6.99 km away
Lichterman Nature Center
43 reviews
4.64 km away
Audubon Park
14 reviews
7.81 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from A&R Bar-B-Que staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 12:00
Saturday
10:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3721 Hickory Hill Rd, Memphis, TN 38115-5009
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-365-9777
  • E-mail