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Chuck Wagon BBQ

8982 Madison Blvd, Madison, AL 35758-1743
+1 256-772-5179
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brisket” (166 reviews)
“beans” (38 reviews)
“smoked sausage” (14 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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8982 Madison Blvd, Madison, AL 35758-1743
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brisket is a must! Great location, but don't let the size of the restaurant fool you. Standing room only during lunch times

Thank Novella_Parsons
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like BBQ, then this place is it, they have great food, they only cook a certain amount of each item a day. When they are out of the one item it is gone for the day. Go early and eat great bbq

Thank John D
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

The man from Pecos Texas knows exactly what brisket is and smokes it to perfection. The pulled pork and smoked chicken are top notch. Stand in line and get the best, sorry Bob Gibson.

Thank Ronald W
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

First time to visit, I’m in a coat and tie. Had no clue when I read the reviews here what to expect. Didn’t know protocol for ordering, what to get, etc. Figured out to get in the line. Walked to counter and had to choose...More

Thank Bigdaddysteve
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of the places in the area that we always take visitors to. The food is awesome. The prices are reasonable. Repeat visitors to Huntsville ask to come here. I have never eaten anything less than stellar here. If there is a downside,...More

Thank DrJoel
Reviewed 21 November 2017

I now understand why this is #1. This is the best BBQ in Huntsville! Prepare to stand in line.....but its worth it! The Brisket is very good! The sausage is very good! I highly recommend this restaurant!!!

Thank HSVDane
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Best brisket in town. They really know how to cook Texas brisket and everything else is great too. Can’t wait til the new south Huntsville restaurant opens. Be prepared to stand in line. This place is popular.

Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Hint: your best financial decision when coming to Chuck Wagon is to get your food items in bulk vs. as individual plates. Take it home or back to the office and share amongst those dining. Your wallet will thank you. Overall, excellent BBQ. The pulled...More

Thank VAD859
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Many folks in our area consider the Chuck Wagon to be the best barbecue place in our area. Features Texas style BBQ. The atmosphere is not good, but the food is great.

Thank 58bernards
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a very good BQ place one of the originals of Madison. If you are on vacation this is a must!

Thank luanngillenwaters
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15 February 2017|
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Response from Claudia R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can get to go.
Mallory N
25 February 2016|
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Response from Claudia R | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if gluten-free. Doubt it. It's a BBQ joint.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8982 Madison Blvd, Madison, AL 35758-1743
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 256-772-5179
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