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Pruett's Bar B Q

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1619 Rainbow Drive, Gadsden, AL 35901
+1 256-546-2339
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Brentwood, Tennessee
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84 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got pulled turkey and pork, macaroni and cheese and hush puppies to go and it was all delicious. What I like the most is that their meats are smoked but not heavily smoked, just right. Their red sauce for the pork is great. Friendly wait staff. Generous amount of sauce for the pork which was appreciated. Would definitely return next... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Called in for take out of their fried chicken. It was ready on time and just amazing. I had the two things and two legs special. I also had some sweet potato fluff, hush puppies, and beans. All side items were great as well. The restaurant had a great rustic theme, and I wish I could've gone back another night... More 

Thank 2MuchBizTravel1187
Crossville, Tennessee
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Found this place after driving around looking for a decent place to have lunch. The atmosphere was your down home dining experience and the service was good and in a timely fashion. My. Husband and I had the pulled pork platters which was tasty, I've had better but I've also had worse, but the sweet potato fluff was to die... More 

Thank Darthy C
Jekyll Island, Georgia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I'm picky when it comes to barbecue. Can't stand super sweet, thick sauce, and it seems like a lot of restaurants have issues with dry meat. Not Pruett's. Their sauce is light and tangy, not sickly sweet at all, and the meat is perfect. The fried okra is also great, next best thing to homemade. Very good portion sizes all... More 

Thank Rebekah B
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This place is always good love the food service and atmosphere . same as it was 30 years ago large portions and my favorite is fried chicken or smoke chicken always go there when I go to my home town.

Thank REX R
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I ate here solo for dinner on a business trip and ordered Chicken and Dumplings with turnip greens and creamed corn. The chicken was dry, but the dumplings were tasty. The cornbread that comes on the side is not impressive, but the turnip greens are pretty decent.

Thank Jasmine S
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a standard in the Gadsden area they have a daily special such as chicken and dumplings one day a week or meatloaf once a week till done quality food good service great selection and don't miss the BBQ

Thank vjs3000
Gadsden, Alabama
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I've been eating at Pruett's for over 35 years! I've never had a bad meal yet. Their service is great and all their food is wonderful. Their menu includes so much more than barbecue if you're not in the mood.

Thank Diane D
Summerville, Georgia
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101 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We went there at 11:30 on a Saturday and the place was already filled up. However we got a seat as soon as we walked in and upon ordering our food was delivered very quickly. The pork barbecue was good, not the best I've ever had but it was still pretty good. The prices were reasonable and the selection was... More 

Thank bozy106
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We have eaten at Pruett's for over 20 years. They have a variety of food choices in addition to their barbeque. My husband loves the barbeque because it has a little kick to it and also their whole catfish. I prefer to eat their chicken fingers. My son and I agree that Pruett's chicken fingers are the absolute best chicken... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1619 Rainbow Drive, Gadsden, AL 35901
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Gadsden
  • Phone Number: +1 256-546-2339

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