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Lefty's Barbeque

2565 Genesis Rd, ............Tennessee Orange Roof next too Pilot Fuel.... I-40 --- EXIT 320, Crossville, TN 38571-1150
+1 931-484-4205
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“brisket” (32 reviews)
“stews” (25 reviews)
“baked beans” (22 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2565 Genesis Rd, ............Tennessee Orange Roof next too Pilot Fuel.... I-40 --- EXIT 320, Crossville, TN 38571-1150
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lefty's is great! Our first visit was way back in the 80's - always delicious. New location is beautiful.

Thank daviddkillebrew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were just wondering where to eat and saw the billboard on 40! Checked TripAdvisor and decided to try it, so glad we did! Excellent service and delicious food, loved the baked beans!

Thank Jean-Marie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I was looking for BBQ and found this place. It is a simple place with good service and great food. The homemade chips they serve while you are waiting for your food is wonderful.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by Lefty's today for lunch on our way to the airport. We love barbecue and we're looking forward to it based on the reviews. Service was slow to be seated and to take our orders, but food service was very fast. Our server...More

Thank txteacher_girl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we are out and traveling we try to support small businesses and not the large chains that you can find everywhere. That is how we stumbled upon this place. There is not much to the atmosphere but the food was amazing. I had the...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant because we grew up with a Leftys BBQ in Decatur. I was a little surprised at the cost of the BBQ plate but when they brought it there was at least a lb and 1/2 on the plate. We took the...More

Thank Jamie J
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Our choice for bbq ribs. They are dry ribs with three sauces on the table. I always get the fried okra and green beans, but they have several side choices. I like their cornbread, too. We'll go for lunch to have pulled pork sandwiches.

Thank Jana C
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Has wonderful baked beans, green beans, and potato salad, we didn't get the ribs because we made our own, we just got the fixins. The staff was wonderful and so helpful.

Thank Monkeealso
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Conveniently located right off I-40 but filled with regular patrons. The pulled pork sandwich and banana pudding were excellent.

Thank Boomerb1
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We made Lefty's our last dinner stop in Crossville. We made the choice based of the reviews. The owner visited every table with a friendly smile and providing gratitude for choosing Lefty's. My husband had the catfish with baked beans and pinto beans. The double...More

Thank smiles4hisglory
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2565 Genesis Rd, ............Tennessee Orange Roof next too Pilot Fuel.... I-40 --- EXIT 320, Crossville, TN 38571-1150
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Crossville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-484-4205
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