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Captain John's Bar-B-Que

106 US Hwy 72 W, Collierville, TN 38017-2994
+1 901-853-8004
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“catfish” (2 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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106 US Hwy 72 W, Collierville, TN 38017-2994
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have lived in Collierville for approximately 4 years, but we just discovered this place - thanks to a coupon in the Memphis City Saver book. Only thing we are disappointed about is that we have been missing out. We love the relaxed atmosphere and...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Just the right amount of food at the right price for lunch. Barbeque sandwich was delicious and it came with two sides

Reviewed 15 June 2017

Interesting location right off of Route 385 Dining area well kept.Good Food all around But the BBQ is beat During lunch time you need to get there early

Reviewed 8 May 2017

A late Friday evening meal of the cat fish special and a BBQ plate was enjoyable. I found the catfish to hot (temperature) and tasty if a bit on the salty side (the way I like it). My wife had the shredded pork BBQ plate...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

If you are looking for an inexpensive BBQ meal, Captains John's the place. You could tell this was where the construction/blue collar men ate lunch. Parking lot was packed with 4x4 work trucks. The price was the selling point. There are obviously better BBQ in...More

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

There has to be better BBQ in Memphis. Not much flavor to the meat and slathered in a below average sauce. And the sides were below average...Mustard coleslaw? No thank you.

Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Love this place. The food is great. The BBQ has a the greatest true pit BBQ taste. I always get the dark bark meat. You will have try this place if you are nearby.

Reviewed 23 March 2016

Just the basic barbecue which is what I like. Pure product right from the pit. Love the sides, too. Friendly staff.

Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Friendly people. Good food. Reasonable prices. What more could you want? The loaded bbq potato was more than I could eat. There aren't many places a family can eat for under $25, but this is one!

Reviewed 12 February 2016

We ordered a family pack to go. The potato salad and baked beans were very good, but the meat was way too dry and I did not like the vinegary sauce. My husband said he liked it fine and would probably go back. Atmosphere is...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 US Hwy 72 W, Collierville, TN 38017-2994
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Collierville
  • Phone Number: +1 901-853-8004
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