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“Game day barbecue”
Review of Archibald's

Archibald's
Ranked #3 of 82 Restaurants in Northport
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

The sliced pork shoulder was very good. Side items baked beans and banana pudding were even better. I prefer pulled to sliced but to each his own. I prefer Full Moon and Dreamland but Archibald's has the hole in the wall barbecue joint nailed. I say give it a shot. My son loved the ribs.

Thank Scott B
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

35 years after moving from Northport, Archibald's is still serving the best BBQ in the area. We stopped by for lunch on our way to Lake Charles.

Thank David M
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Archibald's is the way southern barbecue is supposed to be - fantastic flavor, best barbecue sauce I've ever had, served by friendly people with picnic tables outside to enjoy the weather. There is nothing fancy about Archibald's, except the flavor of their food. The building is a small concrete block building behind a house on the side of the road. You dine on styrofoam plates at picnic tables, but it can't be beat. The ribs are very meaty and tasty. The pork is sliced, not pulled but is tender and so flavorful. Wash it all down with some of Archibald's sweet tea and you'll be hearing Dixie in your head all day. Archibald's is a can't miss when in the Tuscaloosa area. ROLL TIDE!

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Thank SPFEsq
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

It doesn't get any better than this! Great barbecue. Not much to look at, but genuine! Definitely worth a try. We drove 6 hours each way, and would do it again. Put it on your bucket list!

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Thank KenGreenville
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Full slab and a Dr. Pepper. Eat outside on one of the picnic tables. Better than dreamland. Period. Doesn't have the name recognition but Tuscaloosa natives know...

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