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One and Only BBQ

1779 Kirby Pkwy, Suite 1A, Memphis, TN 38138-3666
+1 901-751-3615
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brisket” (47 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (17 reviews)
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1779 Kirby Pkwy, Suite 1A, Memphis, TN 38138-3666
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had a half rack of ribs with a dry rub and found them to be horribly salty. I had to scrape off the dry rub to remove the salt. The waitress recommended the dry rub. She was a bit aloof and seemed bothered to...More

Thank Zebra_45678
Alan K, Owner at One and Only BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Zebra_45678, Thank you for your review. We apologize for your poor food & service. We are attempting to determine why your ribs were over salty. My assumption is we did not mix our house-made rib rub completely, which can cause this to happen. This...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and myself had never been to any of the One and Only locations. We decided to try it because we were in the area. We had the pulled pork bbq sandwich. I added the sweet potato fries and my wife had the baked...More

Thank barryp892
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in on a Saturday night after a cross country meet. Seating was limited. Service was very good. We had sausage sandwich, pulled pork, and brisket (3 of us). Prices were about average. The meats were very good as were the sides. Their barbque...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here the first time with a some friends. I'm not s fan of potato salad, but their record baked potato salad is awesome. On separate occasions I've had the brisket and the pulled pork. I preferred the pulled pork over the brisket. The brisket...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yum! Was looking for iconic Memphis BBQ on our way through TN. Rendezvous was not open on Sunday, and after some Google and trip advisor reviews, we settled on this place. We were not disappointed. It is a fun casual relaxed BBQ joint. Food was...More

Thank tcfpww
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited twice in two days. The first time we had the combo, pork ribs and beef brisket, the second time we had the beef ribs. Both were very versatile good. We liked the beef ribs the best. Great food and great service.

Thank Dacus G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were only in Memphis for a couple of days, and my husband is a huge BBQ fanatic, so we knew we had to make the most of our dining experiences in town. First, we went to that famous BBQ place in the alley near...More

Thank ThomasTCat
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Food was great! the staff was very nice and friendly. Their brisket and pulled pork are so good! We also had some desserts like chocolate cake and pecan pie which was fresh and delicious.

Thank Nany M
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I ate ate the Cordova location. I ordered the sliced brisket sandwich plate. If you have eaten brisket from Texas you will hate this. It was sliced-actually shaved paper thin. It was tough, too tough too tough to chew. Brisket is slow smoked for hours...More

Thank shes4everfree
Alan K, Owner at One and Only BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hello shes4everfree, My name is Alan and I am the owner of One & Only BBQ. I am so sorry for your poor experience at our Cordova restaurant. Thank you for taking the time to call us and review us. We cannot solve problems without...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

They have a great selection of items and the staff is very friendly. They also have outdoor seating which is nice. I had the fried pickles which were too thin cut for my liking. The ribs are good. The deserts are very good 😊

Thank Jasmine M
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27 August 2017|
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Response from Alan K | Property representative |
We serve beer at 2 of our 3 Memphis locations. 567 Perkins Extd. and 153 Timber Creek have beer selections. 1779 Kirby Pkwy. DOES NOT serve beer but you may bring your own liquor, wine or beer and we have no... More
16 May 2015|
Response from Alan K | Property representative |
Wow, you make us happy! Please call me at 219-5435 Alan the owner, and I will get your size and color and I will drop it off at either One & Only BBQ For you to purchase for $15. Thank you!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1779 Kirby Pkwy, Suite 1A, Memphis, TN 38138-3666
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-751-3615
  • E-mail
Memphis Style barbecue restaurant with outdoor patio seating. Full service, dine-in or take-out, full catering with delivery. Smoked meats including baby back ribs, pork shoulder, chicken, turkey, polish Kielbasa. Specialty BBQ items such as BBQ quesadilla, smoked drummies, chicken wings, BBQ pork or chicken nachos, fried pickles, BBQ bologna, hotdogs & hamburgers, vegan burger, vegan BBQ baked beans, Famous for Millie's house-made banana pudding and twice-baked potato salad! Excellent side dishes and desserts.
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