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Archibald & Woodrow's Barbeque

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4215 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-3678
+1 205-345-6861
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super amazing ribs ,mac and cheese ,coleslaw. I just moved to Tuscaloosa yesterday this is the first place I went to eat. I chose good. Super friendly staff.

Thank Chris R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Visited during business trip to Tuscaloosa. Classic BBQ joint with no frills and good food. Their menu is more than jut BBQ. I had large mixed dinner with ribs and pork. 3 ribs were meaty with a good bark. Good smoke flavor and not too much sauce. Pork was as good as it gets. It is placed on slices of... More 

Thank Bill H
Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Get there early. It's not big. 3 booths, 5 tables and a bar, but the 'cue is fantastic. Be warned: the large pork plate is actually 3 sandwiches with white bread. I made it through 2-1/2. Best eaten with a fork. The sauce is vinegar based and very good to dip bread in. Meat falls off the ribs.

Thank Gary427
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

If you are wanting to get in and out in less than 45 minutes, forget it. Also, usually when someone gets an order to go, you would think they want in and out in a reasonable time. Not here. I had to walk out today. I am the third person in line and waited 10 min to place my order... More 

Thank Tidex16
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Great little BBQ joint. Fall off the bone ribs and pulled pork had a terrific smoky flavor. Coleslaw had unique sweet taste. Service was friendly and attentive like I like. 5 stars, a good stop if your hungry for BBQ.

Thank Jeff P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Wow.. great fibs , sandwiches, wings, cole slaw.... and the sauce is perfect!!! Great taste with a little heat..... best Bbq bar none.....

Thank 347bethw
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

After reading your recommendations, We stopped in for lunch while traveling to Atlanta. The outside of the restaurant looked old and run down, but it had good reviews so in we went. The ambiance has much to be desired and the unisex restroom needs cleaning and updates for sure. We were seated by a friendly waitress and given the menus.... More 

Thank diannafaulk
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here with my wife, and we were pleased. A good place if you are interested in some quality BBQ. Can't say it was the best we've ever had, but still worth the visit. Great service as well!

Thank Timothy S
Gray, Louisiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Let start with this, the service is great and very attentive. The ribs was pretty good, tender tasty and smokey flavor. The pork was cold and greasy, not good at all. Mc n cheese was very good and collard greens was awesome. In fact I ordered another serving of greens this time large. Nice atmosphere and they make you feel... More 

Thank MichaelFussell
Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

This is a very humble restaurant from the perspective of the building itself. However, the food is a different story. We came to enjoy some good ol' barbeque not to eat at a fancy restaurant. We were not disappointed. Their sauce is tangy and tart... it must have vinegar and mustard. It is not a sweet barbeque. I had the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4215 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-3678
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 205-345-6861
205 333 3622

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?