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Saw's BBQ

) #1 of 64 Restaurants in Homewood €€ - €€€ American, Barbecue
1008 Oxmoor Rd, In Edgewood area of Homewood, Homewood, AL 35209-5318
+1 205-879-1937
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (68 reviews)
“potato salad” (26 reviews)
“ribs” (106 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
1008 Oxmoor Rd, In Edgewood area of Homewood, Homewood, AL 35209-5318
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Family enjoyed ribs, chicken sandwich, and pulled pork sandwich. Everything was delicious. The ribs were meaty and tender. This is a Spicer barbeque and not sweet.

Thank Ralph W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If reviews were based on sheer volume of food, Saw's would be #1. After eating here I went home and immediately fell into a food coma. I must admit I came with low expectations, having lived in a half dozen cities who claim to be...More

6  Thank GuyFromAtlanta_GA
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Being from, Austin, Texas and living near the best BBQ in the U.S., I'm kind of a BBQ snob so did not think that Saws would be anything to write home about. But one bite of the ribs and I was texting my friends that...More

1  Thank malleman
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I've never had smoked wings before, but the were good. The atmosphere is casual, but inviting. Very good service.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We come about once a month and never are disappointed. Tonight I ha the pulled pork & my wife had chicken. Both perfect. I need to answer the negative reviews. Don't like a vinegar based sauce, go to Memphis or KC for BBQ. Don't like...More

Thank mark236cpa
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We used Saw's Catering for a birthday bash in November at our home. Our meal included barbecue smoked pork, smoked chicken (oh so tender), macaroni and cheese, seasoned collard greens, baked beans, boudain (a real treat!!!), and last, but not least, some amazing banana pudding....More

Thank BamaBarb205
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I'm a VERY PICKY person when it comes to my BBQ. Luckily I had a friend who worked here for years or I might not have ever even tried this. Its by far hands down the best BBQ sauce Ive ever had. And when I...More

Thank bamabiaitch
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This place is small and pretty crowded when we came. The people are super friendly and it's like a step back in time. I had the chicken with white sauce. Quite delicious, juicy and seasoned well. A generous portion that was perfectly cooked. My husband...More

Thank julztad
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

In Birmingham on business so I went to Saw's for dinner. Oh my goodness! The amount of food they give you is extreme. I got a half rack of ribs (the cashier said it was only 5 bones to inform me, I thought oh well...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I'm not a fan. BBQ is never my choice for dining, but I don't dislike it and many of my family members love it. So we went after our trip to Vulcan Park. I didn't know god made potatoes that size. Larger than my hand,...More

Thank KBA1625
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1008 Oxmoor Rd, In Edgewood area of Homewood, Homewood, AL 35209-5318
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Homewood
  • Phone Number: +1 205-879-1937
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