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LawLers Barbecue

11310 South Parkway SW, Huntsville, AL 35803
+1 256-882-5404
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“potato salad” (6 reviews)
“pulled pork” (5 reviews)
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Fast food, American, Barbecue, Healthy
11310 South Parkway SW, Huntsville, AL 35803
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just finished eating a BBQ pork sandwich from Lawler's. They have excellent stuffed potatoes and plates as well, but the desserts are nothing to brag about. I do wish they served Coke instead of Pepsi.

Thank Archib42
Jim K, Owner at LawLers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We certainly don't have those homemade pies like many bbq joints do Archib42. Glad you love the rest of our food though! Thanks for eating with us often...we do appreciate it very much. Hurry back soon. God bless and OINK OINK

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service!!! I would describe as fast food BBQ, and it pretty much is. Food is ready within minutes. Not your Alabama hometown BBQ place. Sides= not homemade (not real good) Ribs= ok (not much flavor and didn't taste fresh) Skin was tough. Pulled Pork=...More

Thank bbqboy16
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for Lunch before visiting customer. Had Pork plate with BBQ Beans and slaw Pork was juicy and flavorful Beans were good Slaw was traditional vinegar based which is not my favorite but it was well prepared. Personal taste. Clean and quick Pricing fine...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Not my favorite barbque but it is becoming my mothers favorite. Barbque is such an individual taste. They have a great Wednesday special. Great potatoe salad.

Thank swngdncer
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I have not had very good luck with BBQ places in Alabama, but Lawler's was a pleasant surprise. I went for lunch and had the lunch plate special. I got a nice smoked turkey sandwich with mayo and slaw on it and a side of...More

Thank lcbgator
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Excellent pork barbeque! Love their sauce also. We make it a point to get to Lawler's whenever we are in town.

Thank Deborah G
Jim K, Owner at LawLers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Deborah thank you for fighting all that road construction to get to us! So glad you stopped in and even more thankful you took the time to tell everybody about us right here on TripAdvisor. Please hurry back soon! OINK OINK Col. 3:23

Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, great employees, great food! Order placed, got our drinks and barely sat down order was ready. Employees super friendly! I was super excited there was beef for the nachos and stuffed tater! Thank you!

Thank Becky P
Reviewed 28 April 2016

There are barbecue restaurants everywhere in the Tennessee Valley but Lawlers is one of the best. The food is excellent and the price is reasonable. If you are eating inside the restaurant it can get a little cramped, especially during the lunch rush, but it...More

Thank Wilkoson
Jim K, Owner at LawLers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016

So glad you aren't claustraphobic! Thanks for making our day with a review like this. It only makes us want to try harder next time! Hurry back and bring a busload...OINK OINK

Reviewed 9 December 2015

Their loaded potatoes are spectacular! You can also choose a lunch or a dinner plate depending on what time it is. Check this place out!

Thank UTSlacker
Jim K, Owner at LawLers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016

UTSlacker that was short and sweet. Thanks. Some folks say we are good food fast... Don't be a stranger.

Reviewed 4 October 2015

I tried the BBQ pork plate with sides. I was disappointed because every item tasted as if i had been made with vinegar in some way. I am not certain if I will try other menu options next time I'm in the area.More

Thank WJB12311
Jim K, Owner at LawLers Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016

Not exactly what we hope to hear but honest to the bone. Thank you. And quite truthfully most of our bbq meats are basted or sauced with a vinegar base marinade in the Alabama style of cue. Slaw is definitely a sweet tart vinegar type...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11310 South Parkway SW, Huntsville, AL 35803
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-882-5404
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The way it is... Using old-fashioned recipes and time honored traditions, we still smoke barbecue real slow in our USDA facility in Tennessee. This insures the highest quality and consistency so that every customer at every location gets the same tasty, tender, juicy barbecue. We have developed systems and procedures that allow us to offer you almost fast food speed of service...yet everything is made as you order! We always have plenty...so if you need a big order at the last minute...we have you covered! In an age where most pork barbecue is cut, chopped, or ground by machine...we still hand-pull or "pick" the meat from the bone. Sure it's harder and takes longer...but our "pickers" (as we affectionately call them!) are our best quality control. Their trained and caring touch leaves only the leanest, moistest pork...lightly sauced to let the great hickory flavor burst through in every bite!! Guess you could say...we keep pickin' so you'll keep grinnin' The truth of the matter... Because we are just a "little barbecue joint" ...not near as fancy or as famous as some...we know we must try harder to earn your business. We want to be faster, cleaner, and tastier. We cannot be everything to everybody, so we just want to be everything to YOU. At LawLers Barbecue we believe in "cooked slow...served fast! We think you deserve Tickled Pink Service! We don't need to win trophies or contests...we win when you become a regular customer! If you haven't tried us yet...what are you waitin' for?
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