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A & R Bar-B-Que

1802 Elvis Presley Blvd, Memphis, TN 38106-6951
+1 901-774-7444
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average1%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sandwich” (10 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
“rib tips” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
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LOCATION
1802 Elvis Presley Blvd, Memphis, TN 38106-6951
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This roadside place looks rundown and the inside is very clean but basic. BUT you don't come here for the looks; you come for some of the best pulled pork I ever tasted for very low prices. The steady stream of customers while we ate...More

Thank jaymat44
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had always heard about Memphis barbecue but had never tried any - THIS is the place to go!! Excellent food, generous portions - they even let you tour the smokehouse if you ask...

Thank DeeMagnificent1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here by reading the reviews. It was "OK". The customer service from one of the ladies was awful. Another young lady helped us. She was more helpful with the menu. Food is Lil pricey for what you get. For 1 sandwich and about...More

Thank Deidre S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Down the road approx 3 miles from the clipjoint known as Graceland, sits the neighbourhood barbecue restaurant 'A & R'. As the sign says, anyone can apply the heat , but few can truly bar b que. Fact. A & R can truly BBQ, smoky...More

1  Thank r s
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The chicken sandwich with slaw is the best. The chicken had a very smoked savory taste. They were not stingy with the chicken it was deliciousssssss !

Thank Anita A
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Graceland and left during rush hour. We were starving so I searched for a highly rated Bar-B-que restaurant nearby. WELL...we hit the jackpot. If you are looking for a 5 star restaurant, this isn't your place. If you are looking for 5 star...More

Thank 976helend
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

A&R Barbeque is a true Memphis experience. It is a Memphis, old school tried and try BBQ brand that has stood the test of time for decades. They have several locations but this location gives the best Memphis BBQ carryout experience. There pork ribs and...More

1  Thank TBowley01
Reviewed 30 March 2017

If you got your nose in the air this may not be the location for you. However if you want some great Memphis style BBQ it is worth the stop. I have eaten in once but mainly do take out. If you come to Memphis...More

Thank Alvin S
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Ate here while I was at the Marriott Courtyard Airport! Food was excellent! One of the best in Memphis!

Thank rsbrown1984
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

This was our first stop after entering memphis. Service was good,the food was good,especially the sauce. But the neighbourhood looked bad. There was a woman begging for money right outside the door after we finished eating.

Thank Anton D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1802 Elvis Presley Blvd, Memphis, TN 38106-6951
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-774-7444
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