We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Papa Bucks BBQ

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1085 S Lewis St, Metter, GA 30439-5134
+1 912-685-4421
Website
Today
11:00 - 21:00
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

83 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 83: English reviews
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great BBQ. We had pulled pork, brisket and ribs. We visit here about once a month and they have the best potato salad. I tried the sweet puffs tonight and they were awesome!

Helpful?
Thank Mary W
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice surprise find! Delicious! I had the pulled pork sandwich with Mac n cheese. Hubby had beef brisket with cheese and fried okra. Both sides needed a bit of salt & pepper, still tasty. Get Buck sauce on side if you try it.

Helpful?
Thank Tennille H
Summerville, Georgia
Level Contributor
101 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in while traveling on I-16. We come through the area around once or twice a year and try to stop in if possible. This time i had the 3 meat combo (chicken, pork and brisket) andy wife had the Scooby Snack. We also took home 6 pieces of delicious cake to eat and give to family. Great eating!

Helpful?
Thank bozy106
Savannah, Georgia
Level Contributor
195 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have all the standard BBQ offerings with table and counter service. The ribs were very good and I liked the baked beans but the potato salad was a bit bland with to much mayonnaise. The server was friendly. The kids didn't like the hamburgers but my son-in-law did like the brisket.

Helpful?
Thank David W
Milledgeville, Georgia
Level Contributor
159 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 397 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in today for lunch, a friend had recommended the brisket to me and I decided to give it a try. Oh my goodness, it is so tender and moist. I was able to cut it with my fork. The brunswick stew was good but a little to much tomato for my taste, the baked beans were very good.... More 

Helpful?
Thank J-C-Corn
Dublin, Georgia
Level Contributor
12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Husband took out for lunch date for brisket sandwich was delicious even bought some to bring home best hour and half drive for lunch ever

Helpful?
Thank Jessica G
Kansas City, Missouri
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to taste authentic southern BBQ, go here. My husband and I love this place. Absolutely delicious and worth every penny.

Helpful?
Thank Ciara T
Edgewood, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Mechelle was awesome. Very friendly, helpful and made our visit a great experience. The food was the best ribs and brisket we have had all trip. Wish I lived closer.

Helpful?
Thank mlworthen
Poplar Bluff, Missouri, United States
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch en route to Atlanta when our tour group had to cancel our trip to Savannah due to Hurricane Matthew. The service was good, we got our food quickly so we could get back on the bus on time, and the food was pretty good. I especially liked the sweet potato tater tots, called sweet puffs.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Patti_K_12107
Fayetteville, Georgia
Level Contributor
130 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Clean and friendly. Food was hot and good. They have family packs and a good list of sides. We had a brisket plate that was juicy and tender and a pleasure to eat. Very crowded at lunch time small parking lot

Helpful?
Thank Penny F

Travellers who viewed Papa Bucks BBQ also viewed

 

Been to Papa Bucks BBQ? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1085 S Lewis St, Metter, GA 30439-5134
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Metter
  • Phone Number: +1 912-685-4421
Description
Papa Buck's BBQ is the right place for "deee-licious" barbeque, beef brisket, ribs, chicken and more! We have a new home in Metter, so stop by and say hey! Our new address is 1085 South Lewis Street | Metter GA 30439 (beside Jay's Truck Stop)

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Papa Bucks BBQ staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?