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Captain John's Bar-B-Que

106 W US Highway 72, Collierville, TN 38017-2994
+1 901-853-8004
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“catfish” (3 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
106 W US Highway 72, Collierville, TN 38017-2994
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Come here every Friday for fish plate and nachos plate there chicken dinner is good to and banana pudding and sweet tea all is good never gotten anything bad from here it’s a regular spot for warehouse ppl to call in orders to go

Thank caregiver3
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Hubby & I heard there was really good catfish served here. Well we stopped by late afternoon to give them a try. Actually, I was pleasantly surprised how fresh everything was. No doubt our food was cooked to order. It came out hot and fresh....More

Thank Sheree T
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Captain John's Bar-B-Que is hands down the best pit bbq restaurant in town. My family and I ate there this past Friday night and got helped with no waiting. Food was cooked and on our table within 15 minutes and thats an order of 7...More

Thank CTownsdin
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This place has been around for years. Best pulled pork sandwich in town. Don't let the newer places with better advertising fool you. This is the place to go.

Thank suprfan
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We have lived in Collierville for approximately 4 years, but we just discovered this place - thanks to a coupon in the Memphis City Saver book. Only thing we are disappointed about is that we have been missing out. We love the relaxed atmosphere and...More

Thank LoveFunTravels
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Just the right amount of food at the right price for lunch. Barbeque sandwich was delicious and it came with two sides

Thank Jtbblhead
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Interesting location right off of Route 385 Dining area well kept.Good Food all around But the BBQ is beat During lunch time you need to get there early

Thank william o
Reviewed 8 May 2017

A late Friday evening meal of the cat fish special and a BBQ plate was enjoyable. I found the catfish to hot (temperature) and tasty if a bit on the salty side (the way I like it). My wife had the shredded pork BBQ plate...More

Thank janteach50
Reviewed 2 March 2017

If you are looking for an inexpensive BBQ meal, Captains John's the place. You could tell this was where the construction/blue collar men ate lunch. Parking lot was packed with 4x4 work trucks. The price was the selling point. There are obviously better BBQ in...More

Thank 282brentw
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

There has to be better BBQ in Memphis. Not much flavor to the meat and slathered in a below average sauce. And the sides were below average...Mustard coleslaw? No thank you.

Thank Jay H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 W US Highway 72, Collierville, TN 38017-2994
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Collierville
  • Phone Number: +1 901-853-8004
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