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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 good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“coleslaw” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (10 reviews)
“sampler plate” (3 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Barbecue
6130 Macon Rd, Memphis, TN 38134-7502
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Reviewed 7 July 2014

was hungry for some Memphis BBQ and Tops was near our hotel so decided to give it a try. We ordered the sliced brisket plate which was very good. The sauce was a little different than what we have in Texas. The girl that took...More

1  Thank Marty6080
Reviewed 2 July 2014

food served on paper plates, more like a English cafe than a resturent, food ok but nothing special, bit pricy considering the decor, service good

Reviewed 16 May 2014

Both my husband and I ordered bbq sandwiches. The bbq here has a lot of vinegar in it. I guess some people like it since there are a number of Tops in Memphis, but we did not care for it.

Thank SueEd
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Looks a bit funky, but food was good. Service was fast, no frills. My pork was not hot, but was tasty.

Thank MeanJeanne
Reviewed 15 March 2014

I have to visit Tops BBQ every time I am in town. Never had a bad meal here. Worth giving it a try. I am very glad I did.

Thank LittleRock25
Reviewed 26 February 2014

They have great Ribs and BBQ, we ate at Corky's Cheddars and Central BBQ, this place is as good if not better. There sauce is really something we liked.

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 19 December 2013 via mobile

My husband and I were staying a night in Memphis on a road trip and Tops was right near the hotel where we were staying. At first I was blown away by the prices but skeptical of how good the BBQ could actually be. Boy...More

Thank Kward01
Reviewed 22 July 2013

When I fly into Memphis and head to Bartlett, I always stop first at this Tops BBQ for a delicious sandwich. These eateries have been around Memphis forever and have consistently delivered tasty fare for the local residents. The exterior is dated and the places...More

4  Thank Goatesians
Reviewed 18 July 2013

I know this is pulled pork country, but I like to compare brisket sandwiches. I had the regular size...without the cole slaw, thank you (why mess up good barbecue.) The meat was tender and juicy, with a good flavor. The sandwich was somewhat small compared...More

Thank Larry J
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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