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Tops Bar-B-Q - Macon Rd

6130 Macon Rd, Memphis, TN 38134-7502
+1 901-371-0580
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Fast food, Barbecue
6130 Macon Rd, Memphis, TN 38134-7502
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

All you hear is that Memphis is famous for BBQ...well if this was famous I prefer not famous! The brisket tasted as if it had been wrapped in aluminum foil and baked in the oven. They also smothered it with sauce and that didn't do...More

Thank Paige M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The staff were nice. The BBQ was fair. Our meats were served cold. LIke they were frozen and put in a microwave to thaw but didn't quite get all the way thawed. The flavor was okay but I wouldn't go out of my way for...More

Thank Pn8invalley
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The Ribs needed moisture, but I really hated the flavor of the BBQ sacue. The sauce wasn't much better in the BBQ beans. On the plus side, the sweet potatoes fries were good

Thank Mountaineer_Steve
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the bbq but I didnt like the sauce already on it.Beans and slaw were in small portions. There were alot of cary outs but the service was fast

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

This is mostly a take out place although they do have some tables. Compared to barbecue we have had in other places in Memphis, this was a disappointment. The pork was tough and hard to chew and the sauce was not particularly to our taste.

Thank fheinss
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Get the burger!! I've have the pleasure of starting a new job around the corner from here and although my taste buds are thrilled, I'm thinking my waistline will disagree. The burger was excellent- service was prompt and clearly this is an area favorite as...More

Thank jc0921
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Bbq was good. Slaw and beans where not that good. Portion size was small, service is non and place did not seem clean.

Thank Jstinger
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I had the pork sandwich with slaw on it. Beans, potato salad and an apple turnover. The sandwich came with BBQ sauce already on it and I didn't care for it, I like to be able to add hot or mild sauce...etc.The beans were horrible...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Was close to our hotel and smelled great gotta get that q on not bad had brisket with slaw on it wife got pulled pork with slaw on it for the price of some other fast food places with side if beans and slaw no...More

Thank G M
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Got this to go with my family and it wasn't great. Would not recommend because there are better ones out there.

Thank scott r
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:45 PM
8:30 AM - 9:45 PM
8:30 AM - 9:45 PM
8:30 AM - 9:45 PM
8:30 AM - 9:45 PM
8:30 AM - 11:45 PM
8:30 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6130 Macon Rd, Memphis, TN 38134-7502
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD
  • Neighbourhood: Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD
  • Phone Number: +1 901-371-0580
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