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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%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bbq sandwich” (8 reviews)
“coleslaw” (9 reviews)
“burgers” (9 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 11:45 PMAll hours
American, Fast food, Barbecue
6130 Macon Rd, Memphis, TN 38134-7502
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81 - 90 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 24 May 2013

I found this place while staying across the road at the Days Inn. I found the food to be very good and thought the prices are very fair. Great sweet tea!

Thank inspectorman13
Reviewed 10 May 2013

I was surprised when my boyfriend decided to take me there for dinner. I had anticipated a fancier restaurant. I do not eat bar-b-que so I ordered a hamburger, with 2 sides. The potato salad was delicious. I ate it before I even touched the...More

1  Thank jackie d
Reviewed 9 March 2013

The BBQ is excellent, but they have great burgers as well. The BBQ beans have BBQ meat chopped up in them. Potato Salad is good. I can't go to Memphis without eating at Tops.

1  Thank LittleRock25
Reviewed 9 December 2012 via mobile

It was a nice barbecue restaurant. The only problem is that it's in a city with great barbecue restaurants. I can't say anything was bad, but it wasn't up to par with some other places.

Thank Mj4life
Reviewed 27 November 2012

I'm originally from Memphis and have been partial to Tops food since I was a kid. No atmosphere, and limited seating, but the pork is reeeeeaaallly good here! Hamburgers are excellent, as well.

Thank OlRokr
Reviewed 31 October 2012 via mobile

I love the food at Tops. Have been visiting all the locations since I was young and have never been disappointed

Thank SherDurkee
Reviewed 9 October 2012

Stopped in here after shopping at Bass Pro Shop. The location used to be a Toddle House once upon a time. Attentive staff. Walk up and order and they hand you a tray with some good grub! My wife had a beef brisket sandwich and...More

Thank ltcmgm78
Reviewed 2 July 2012

I would recommend this small, quaint, restaurant to everyone! The ribs and coleslaw are to die for!

Thank kappykm
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Despite locals not giving this place a good review, my husband who really appreciates a good bbq rated this above FAMOUS DAVES

Thank Kirby N
Reviewed 2 June 2012

I ate at Tops 3-4 times a week for 4 years while in Dental School in Memphis. I loved their BBQ pork sandwiches, with slaw. Never once got sick and every time I go back to Memphis I go to Tops. They are certainly not...More

1  Thank William P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • 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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