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Jim & Nicks BBQ

523 Sam Ridley Pkwy W, Smyrna, TN 37167-5627
+1 615-220-8508
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“cheese biscuits” (15 reviews)
“brisket” (23 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
523 Sam Ridley Pkwy W, Smyrna, TN 37167-5627
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was great! We all ordered something different from ribs to chicken to brisket and everyone enjoyed their meal alot! Service was good, atmosphere is very Nashville.

Thank Amber C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have eaten at Jim & Nicks twice since moving here a year ago. BBQ seems to affect our digestive tracts more so now that we're aging, but we love it. This restaurant has good tasty fare even though meat is not...More

Thank Vicki F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Their barbecue is amazing! I'm not a fan of their fries, but everything else I've had is great. The last thing I had was a barbecue sandwich for lunch and it was delicious. I've gotten a family dinner before and I wasn't disappointed in anything...More

Thank Daphnekay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Given the good words I'd heard about Jim & Nick's, I have to say I found the flavor of the meats a bit lackluster. No real noticeable smoke flavor on the brisket or chopped (?) "Carolina style" pork, despite an impressive looking smoker out front....More

Thank luv2ride
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Jim and Nicks serves excellent Barbeque, at a fair price. I have eaten there on a regular basis since college. The once family run single store in Birmingham was the best. Since the expansion the company has lost the small town flare and their prices...More

Thank TigerMike7
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

BBQ WAS good.Service was fair.The cornbread was very good.Overall it was a pleasant dining experience at a good price

Thank Kirby J
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

If you look at their menu, you're gonna find some a la carte items that are pretty expensive for the value received. But, that doesn't mean there are not realistically arranged bargains to be had! Enter the Mr. Jims Deluxe Combo. Our birthday party included...More

Thank C W
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Ribs had good flavor but very tough. Wings are good and everything else taste good but not what I'd expect for southern BBQ joint

Thank FatKidForLife
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We usually end up eating here about once a week it seems like. My personal recommendations are the Spare Ribs with Mac and Cheese as one of your sides. Oh and did I mention those little bite sizes of heaven they call cheese biscuits that...More

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a burger at the place and it was just great. Food quality is good as the service is fast. I wanted a brisket but this was not available that day - will return for that. The interior was clean all good. Big parking...More

Thank Keule1965
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Sam Ridley Pkwy W, Smyrna, TN 37167-5627
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Smyrna
  • Phone Number: +1 615-220-8508
Authentic, Southern Bar-B-Q. Meats are slow-smoked continuously around the clock to ensure only the freshest product. All trimmings are made from scratch daily (there's no freezer in the whole building!) Dine In, Drive Thru, To Go, Private Dining, and Catering available.
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