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Bar-B-Q By Jim

203 Commerce St, Tupelo, MS
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“baked beans” (11 reviews)
“pulled pork” (12 reviews)
“ribs” (10 reviews)
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10:30 - 18:00All hours
American, Barbecue
203 Commerce St, Tupelo, MS
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Reviews (75)
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

We went here after the car show. It had been recommended to us. We got a pulled pork and pulled chicken dinner to go. Both had beans and potato salad. They were out of slaw. Both sort of dry but had O.K. flavor. The beans...More

Thank Clarence D
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Stopped in on a drive thru Tupelo while heading south on a father/son spring break golf trip. My son found Jim's online and we decided to stop. I had the rib plate w/baked beans and onion rings, my son the pulled pork plate w/fries and...More

Thank mkarney1961
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We had 1/2 rack of ribs with two sides which was a huge plateful of food. The ribs were awesome, as were the baked beans and sweet potato fries.

Thank 807wandak
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Found this place on TA. Glad we stopped. I had the regular pulled pork with baked beans and fried okra. The pork was very tasty. The okra was hand battered and the beans had sausage in it. Both were excellent. My husband ordered the onion...More

Thank Arlene32182
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I love spending my money at a local establishment where the food is great and the owner is charitable. Plate lunches are quick and like grandma made it, b-b-q is never fatty and always tender. Five stars all the way around.

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Bar-B-Q by Jim has been in Tupelo for as many years as I can remember and with good reason. The food and the service cannot be beat. The barbecue is amazing and so are the barbecue nachos (our favorite!)

Thank SouthernTravels13
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I am from Tupelo. Live near Jackson now in Richland. The BBQ here is imo the best that there is in Tupelo. We have gotten food there many times over the years. The sauces are great, too. The pulled pork is my favorite with baked...More

Thank usm2003
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Jim just keeps doing it right year after year ! A good value and excellent southern lip smacking sauce !

Thank Mike I
Reviewed 26 July 2016

As a resident of Tupelo, I have probably eaten barbecue at almost every restaurant that offers it on the menu. Bar-B-Q by Jim is, hands-down, the best in town. The pulled pork is lean, with very little fat, and the sides are wonderful. It is...More

Thank ladycarla1984
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The food was great. The staff was very friendly. The service was quick & prompt. The doing area is very nice & nostalgic.

Thank Jeanne M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 19:30
10:30 - 19:30
10:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Commerce St, Tupelo, MS
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Tupelo
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