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Backwoods Bar-B-Que

630 W Statehighway 243, Canton, TX 75103-2116
+1 903-567-6253
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good6%
  • Average6%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
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“potato salad” (2 reviews)
“brisket” (5 reviews)
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630 W Statehighway 243, Canton, TX 75103-2116
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Of course the BBQ is always good. I don't eat just anybody's potato salad, but Backwoods BBQ has the BEST potato salad I have ever had anywhere. All other PS are measured by what they serve everyday. Beans and fried okra are also good. Definitely...More

Thank rkoches
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Great place to pick up BBQ to go; seating inside also. Brisket, Sausage, Hot Links, and Ribs are all delicious.

Thank Jada S
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Love their barbecue choices, note that they are only open for lunch and early dinner since they close at 7PM. Go here for the food and not the ambiance.

Thank lexusanne
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Great sandwiches. Great coleslaw. Was hoping for good barbecue but got great barbecue. I will be back.

Thank Sheila H
Reviewed 25 August 2016

My favorite local bar-b-q place. I've been eating with them for years and never got anything bad. My usual is the chopped beef sandwich with a side of slaw and pie.

Thank LDIT2653
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Just discovered this small BBQ place in Canton. Nothing fancy; it is a causal atmosphere, but the food is outstanding. Have eaten BBQ throughout Texas and other parts of the south and I have to say that the ribs I had here are the best...More

Thank mrobertc2015
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Just a simple chopped beef sandwich is what I crave now and then. This is tops! Good overall flavor.

Thank Lainey W
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Stopped into this small restaurant today. It was empty, which shocked me, but it was 3 pm. The meat was tender and juicy. Sauce was decent, I've had better, but certainly had worse. Prices were reasonable, portions reasonable. Don't get the baked potato. They microwave...More

Thank Virkin123
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Best Bar-B-Que in the Canton area. Meat is always consistent. Their stuffed baked potatoes are the best in the area.

Thank 544trudyt
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Brisket, red beans, potato salad and coleslaw, nothing better. Not to be missed, but not open on Sunday.

Thank Dadx2w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 630 W Statehighway 243, Canton, TX 75103-2116
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Canton
  • Phone Number: +1 903-567-6253
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