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Corky's Bar-B-Q

100 Franklin Rd, Brentwood, TN 37027-4637
+1 615-373-1020
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (124 reviews)
“pulled pork” (34 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Franklin Rd, Brentwood, TN 37027-4637
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Reviewed today via mobile

Only been in Nashville a couple of months and this is the 3rd and by far best bbq joint. Have eaten at the Memphis location on Poplar foe over 30 years. This one is kust as good. Forget Jin n Nicks.

Thank DRMSR2014
Reviewed yesterday

I never know what to expect when I get BBQ. In this case, it was outstanding! Since I make my own BBQ sauce I am pretty critical. Their sweet sauce is some of the best I have had!!! Highly recommend. Since we went on Thursday...More

Thank charlesf930
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed across highway, checked in around 2, and wanted to find a place for lunch. Stumbled upon Corky's and was extremely glad we did. Staff (I believe Shelby was our server) was awesome. Very pleasant and had great suggestions. One of them was the corn...More

Thank Msiran
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Who wouldn't love fried corn on the cob! The potato salad was amazing! Everything was fabulous! Try the catfish....yum! Service was great too!

Thank Jacalyn S
Reviewed 11 March 2018

I have been going to Corky's for several years and anytime I am close to Brentwood, I make it a point to stop in for some fantasic Bar-B-Q. Their dry rub ribs are out of this world and they offer some many different sides to...More

Thank 742jamesi
Denise H, Owner at Corky's Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for the feedback! We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon! Travis

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

The pulled pork was great I will defiantly be back the place is. Great the waitress was great very good service

Thank Pete B
Denise H, Owner at Corky's Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you Pete!

Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Great place to have some delicious ribs, brisket, fried okra, macaroni and cheese with sweet tea to drink. That's what I chose and everything was perfect. Yum!

Thank gshaw5
Travis E, Owner at Corky's Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you for the feedback!!! I’m glad we were able to wow you!

Reviewed 16 February 2018

Bar-B-Que and sides were good. The staff was friendly and helpful. Location was very close to our hotel.

Thank frugal-one
Denise H, Owner at Corky's Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for the business and the review!

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Found this restaurant going to the first Saturn homecoming in ‘94. Now we have stop and take our friends when we get near Nashville. Dry rub ribs, great sauce, not pretentious. This time, they had live music, yes!

Thank EmpressCh
Denise H, Owner at Corky's Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for bringing your friends to eat! We appreciate your business and the review! Travis

Reviewed 11 February 2018

My group ordered different cuts. Each one was delicious, tender and flavorful. Sauce on the side so we could test them with our meat.

Thank John M
Denise H, Owner at Corky's Bar-B-Q, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for the review John!

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Response from Judith B | Reviewed this property |
We always walked in and were seated. You can call them and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Franklin Rd, Brentwood, TN 37027-4637
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: +1 615-373-1020
  • E-mail
Family owned and operated, Corky’s is the home of the world’s finest hickory-smoked Ribs and Memphis-style BBQ. Our BBQ is smoked up to 15 hours, and then finished with our signature sauces or dry rub! AND we are more than BBQ … Enjoy any of our popular menu selections such as - Catfish, Burgers, Salads & Chicken Tenders with a local craft beer or soft drink. Not to mention your just gonna love our made-from-scratch Southern style sides. All this great food is served up in our nostalgic dining room or take it to go or head to the drive-thru. We have been cater for over 20 years a variety of offerings … for office parties, picnics as well as weddings! Our Corky’s Brentwood team is dedicated to making sure that you are pleased with your experience and that every bite is more mouthwatering than the last!
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