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Judge Bean's BBQ

7022 Church St E, Brentwood, TN 37027-5215
+1 615-823-2280
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (118 reviews)
“beans” (41 reviews)
“shrimp diablo” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
7022 Church St E, Brentwood, TN 37027-5215
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Tasty variety of fall off the bone meats with delicious sides (fried okra, slaw with a kick, cornbread of course), hearty portions at reasonable prices.

Thank vshepherd1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here often and bring friends. A little local place with great food. Never had bad ribs. A local hang, but cool. Don't expect perfect shine but do expect clean and friendly. Love Judge Bean's

Thank kerbyh2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to bbq places all over the south so we were shocked by the overwhelming smoke flavor of the brisket. I tried putting bbq sauce on it to cover it up but the smoke flavor was just so strong I couldn’t finish eating...More

Thank Andrea I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a large group of people and were treated with great cAre despite several people needing specialized food (diabetic, no pork, etc.). The craft beers were good as well. We took some of the food home and ended up eating it for lu ch...More

Thank Pamila F
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I enjoy eating at Judge Beans on a regular the Brisket is very good. The ribs nice fall off the bone good. They will give you enough food to fill you up. I love the Texas sushi. I very enjoyable experience. The wait staff always...More

Thank Rolltidefamily7
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Friendly small town environment where everyone has a smile and talks to you as if you are their friend. Large portions, very tasty and well worth the money. I make sure to visit every time I am in town.

Thank llevesqueiii
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We have really enjoyed eating at Judge Beans when we are in town. We love the brisket nachos and their french fries taste great!

Thank 71_tom_71
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I haven’t found many places in Nashville that compare to Memphis BBQ but this place was VERY GOOD. I had the bbq sandwich and slaw. Smoky and nicely seasoned.

Thank Lenny B
Reviewed 19 April 2018

A friend recommended Judge Bean's to us so we gave it a try. We both had the ribs, 4 bones for me 1/2 rack for my husband. They were lean and tasty. The baked beans could have been heated more and the fries were pretty...More

Thank Patty B
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Ten years ago I would have put Judge Bean's up against any barbecue restaurant in Nashville. If you were just comparing Texas barbecue, Judge Bean's was dominant. As one of their cutes-y Texas-y wall decorations might say, no mas. I took a client to JB's...More

Thank MartinBlank94
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7022 Church St E, Brentwood, TN 37027-5215
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: +1 615-823-2280
  • E-mail
Description
THE BEST BBQ EAST OF TEXAS When you come to Judge Bean's, we want you to feel at home. We want to you to get good, home-cooked food straight off the pit, side dishes that will make your mouth water and and an experience that is unique to our place. That's a tall order, but it's a promise we do our best to make good on every day we open the doors. At Judge Bean's, a lot of folks say we have our own vibe. And that is true. We're not your typical BBQ joint. We're better than that.
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