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whitts barbecue

918 6th Ave SE, Decatur, AL 35601-3920
+1 256-351-6294
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (8 reviews)
“ribs” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
918 6th Ave SE, Decatur, AL 35601-3920
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whitt's has got the perfect sauce with the pork family packs. Love the vinegar base. Gives the flavor just the kick we like without drowning a sandwich in rib sauce which we must do with other bbq places.

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whitts has a small but adequate walk in area and also a drive in. I always opt for the walk in. They do not have a dine in area. After placing my order and paid the very reasonable price, the wait was just a minute....More

1  Thank Ellis C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always good food and service Several locations to pick from I have trouble picking anything but the HAM!!! Excellent Stuffie Tator with Ham YUMMY, too!

Thank Deborah L L
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Whites BBQ is hands down my favorite. It has its own flavor with out the thick sauce. Whitts has 2 different sauces mild and hot. Hot is hot. They have the best Baked beans and sweet tea in the country.

Thank LLPepper77
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Can't speak to much other than the BBQ pork sandwich (which is excellent) because everytime I go, I can't talk myself into getting something else. They offer plenty of meat on the sandwich & usually quick service at the Drive - Thru! A definite "Must...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I love the way the food is cooked tender spicy at times if you requested. The staff there is awesome and they wait on you if you're on inside customer then make sure that you're happy and that you're content with your meal. The setting...More

Thank prefabber01
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The barbecue at Whitts in great and the price is good. Purchased the food to take to a friend who had surgery. We all enjoyed it very much. Will go back again.

Thank Phyllis T
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Casual Dining, Fast Service, and the very best BBQ. My favorite sandwich around. I love the Brunswick stew served during the winter months.

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Best BBQ! Tender Pork and mouth watering chicken. Super friendly service. Price is excellent. And the Sweet Tea is Southern perfect.

Thank amandabO5924MX
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had the short ribs with sides. Oh my goodness, those were THE best ribs ever. We also had some of the white macadamia nut cookies, they were so rich and big you can hardly eat a whole one.

Thank Kathy R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 918 6th Ave SE, Decatur, AL 35601-3920
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 256-351-6294
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