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Hancock's Barbeque

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72 County Road 46, Selma, AL 36701-0818
+1 334-872-5541
Mon - Thu 08:30 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 08:30 - 21:00
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On our way to a ballgame we stopped at Hancock's...I had never been but had heard a lot of good things about it. I wasn't feeling up to BBQ so opted for a BLT with cole slaw instead. The BLT was really, really good...the sandwich was browned in butter which made it even better. I was served a very large... More 

Thank 80southerngirl
Prattville, Alabama
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104 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Love this place, great food with great people. Make sure you stop if you are in town. A great place for lunch and dinner.

1 Thank Chris I
Gray, Louisiana
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196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Sliced pork, two ribs, cole slaw and potato salad. The pork was ok, the rubs was real tender and tasty. Potato salad was off the chain good. Coke slaw I didn't really care for.

1 Thank MichaelFussell
Prattville, Alabama
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104 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Grew up eating here and have never found better bbq. The place is a little dated, but don't let that scare you. Food is amazing. Eat there every time we are in town

1 Thank Chris I
Center Point, Alabama
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

We stopped in for lunch about 2:00 pm and had trouble finding a place to park. Business was brisk the hold time we were there. The BBQ sandwich I had was very good. My Sons pork plate was also very good.

1 Thank william v
Vidalia, Georgia
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208 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

It is not often that I am disappointed with Trip Advisor recommendations however this is one of those times. Obviously there are. It that many choices for BBQ n the Selma area, or the clientele just don't know what good BBQ looks like. What we got was very fatty, extremely watery, covered in sauce (rather than sauce on the side),... More 

1 Thank PMMarion
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

I've been stopping at Hancock's BBQ for longer than a southern lady can admit to. I've eaten in and taken home and it's always mouth watering delicious! Service is friendly and fast and you can't beat their prices. The atmosphere is part of the experience, like the hunting and fishing camps of my childhood. If you don't know where to... More 

1 Thank martha j
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

I ordered the rib plate! I was quality and quantity. They were some of the best ribs I have tasted. If I could, I would go once a week lol.

1 Thank Kowanda H
Dresden, New York
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

Hancock BBQ is a great hole-in-the-wall restaurant. Great Southern ladies take your order and serve your meal. The pork BBQ makes your mouth water and begs you to add enough sauce to your personal taste. Add fries or onion rings and cold sweet tea for the perfect meal. All of the odds and ends on the wall, like the 6-ft... More 

1 Thank utex1969
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

I vivted this restaurant while my sister and I were getting my nephew settled into college. I had chopped bbq, cole slaw and fried apples. My sister had ribs, cole slaw, and friend apples. My niece had ribs, baked beans and french fries. EVerything was excellent, however I was a little disappointed because this restaurant was listed as a soul... More 

1 Thank Kim P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 County Road 46, Selma, AL 36701-0818
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Selma
  • Phone Number: +1 334-872-5541

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?