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Jack's Bar-B-Que

#103 of 1,694 Restaurants in Nashville
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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334 W Trinity Ln, Nashville, TN 37207-4940
+1 615-228-9888
10:30 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't have anything close to the hotel we wanted. Jack's came up in a search and was highly rated. Didn't disappoint. Brisket was as good as mine. Lol. Green beans were good as well. Definitely will hit Jack's again next time through.

Thank Coach-Dana R
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

BBQ is so difficult to say which is better....my favorite was Martin's. Jack's was good, but not my favorite!

Thank shrimp612
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Casual atmosphere, great food. Sandwiches or plates with sides. Home made for certain. Even had a fresh, home made cobbler on the counter. Wide selection of various sauces too

Thank Brian S
Carthage, Missouri
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

We ate there on vacation. This was some of the best BBQ I've eaten. Very good! We had the ribs and they were cooked to perfection. Very moist, not dried out and tender. I would definitely recommend this place. We ate ribs in Memphis and they didn't compare to these. They were good, but Jack's was definitely the best.

Thank JustMeNancyB
Parrish, Florida
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We stop here on our way back to Florida from a recent trip to St. Louis. I had the beef brisket and it was to die for. It was so tender you could cut it with a fork. They also had multiple sauces, each one was better than the next. I would definitely recommend this place.

Thank floridanatters
Lossiemouth, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

My wife and I went to Jack's and were pleasantly surprised at the quality of the brisket. I had green beans and the cucumber salad as my sides and they were good also. Especially the cucumber salad which was very fresh and crispy. The other really good part was all the different sauces available for the Q. We even bought... More 

Thank Tym K
Mahomet, Illinois
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212 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I stopped here so I could take BBQ home to Illinois. I was passing through. I got the brisket and some pulled pork. I also got potato salad and coleslaw, cornbread and mac and cheese. The mac and cheese needed salt but I was eating it in the car and didn't have any. I was not a fan of the... More 

Thank mer1264
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We always stop there when we go by Nashville and i always get the pulled pork and ribs,they have great sides as well...omg its soooo good!highly recommended trust me!

Thank rd400r
new berlin wi
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

on our trip to Nashville to see a Packers/Titans game, we wanted some authentic local barbeque. we found Jacks and even though the look of the place wasnt "new" or "fashionable" the food was more than we had hoped for. The dining area was obviously full of locals, and we found out why. They knew they had a good thing.... More 

Thank andy s
San Antonio, Texas
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

There were 5 (adults) in our group and we all enjoyed the food! We had a variety of selections - sandwich, sausage, brisket - and all were very good! There were a number of choices for sides and we enjoyed all that we tried. They offer a choice of sauces and everyone in our group found one they liked. Staff... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 334 W Trinity Ln, Nashville, TN 37207-4940
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-228-9888
Free parking available and drive thru.

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