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John T's BBQ

115 1st Ave NE, Winchester, TN 37398-1698
+1 931-967-9600
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (14 reviews)
“ribs” (19 reviews)
“catfish” (12 reviews)
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
115 1st Ave NE, Winchester, TN 37398-1698
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a regular stop for me when I great pulled pork. Sauce selection is pretty good, although I like mine to have a bit more vinegar in it. Everything comes to the table hot and just the way it was ordered. It has a...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun atmosphere and friendly staff. BBQ was excellent. Sauce choices were hot or mild- both rather sweet tomato based sauces. Wish they had a vinegar style sauce for those who don’t want sweet.

Thank Connector664883
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This is a cool place to eat right on court square. The service was very friendly and the food was great. My wife had the smoked BLT. All bacon is good but their smoked bacon is simply incredible. Not kidding about that. Best I’ve ever...More

Thank Tommy J
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Some of the best old fashioned BBQ you can get, great atmosphere. Very nice people working here, you will enjoy the whole experience.

Thank Gregory W
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped by this place for lunch. Cool atmosphere, all decorated for Halloween. Fast and friendly service. The ribs are fall off the bone and flavorful. Pulled pork was also excellent. Had a combo and tries the catfish too, it was tasty as well. Perfect sweet...More

Thank Connie F
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We came in late 8:55 and they close at 9:00 on a Friday. Early ? There were several groups finishing up and our server was attentive and pleasant. We had the pork plate and beans and greens and potato salad and fried green tomatoes. LOTS...More

Thank DonDe35801
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

John T’s offers some of the best BBQ ever!! I am from Memphis which is world renowned for its BBQ and John T’s has it beat. The atmosphere is quaint and warm. The walls and dining tables are covered in memorabilia. The owners and staff...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We live near this place and it has become one of my favorite restaurant in town. I have had several things on the menu ribs pulled pork pulled beef pulled pork nachos and have never been disappointed. I love the people and the food and...More

Thank Holli C
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Fun atmosphere with good food. We each had something different and everyone enjoyed it. One of the better restaurants in Winchester. We ordered all 6 desserts on the menu and they were excellent. I'll save room for dessert next time and get less food.

Thank agHagen
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We try to visit often. They have both good food and good service. The prices are good too. The only problem is the limited time open. I'd love to have them open more days of the week

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 09:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 1st Ave NE, Winchester, TN 37398-1698
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +1 931-967-9600
Gotta give a shout out to the fantastic dinner my family enjoyed at John T's BBQ on the square in Winchester, TN. Some of the best dry-rub baby back ribs this Southern boy has ever eaten. Good sauce and sides but the highlight was the fall-off-the-bone ribs man!!! The restaurant needs to get added to Trip Advisor so more people know about it...on second thought, maybe I 'll keep it to myself.
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