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Corky's BBQ

5259 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119-3513
+1 901-685-9744
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“onion loaf” (66 reviews)
“ribs” (866 reviews)
“pulled pork” (185 reviews)
Open Now
10:45 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5259 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119-3513
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had the full slab of muddy ribs for Two. They were awesome the meat just fell off of the ribs. They come with 4 sides, awesome beans, great coleslaw and unfortunately the two vegetable sides green beans and corn were away over done. We...More

Thank oilace1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful meal, thank you for providing the quality of food that you do. I don't like cole slaw and your was excellent !!

Thank Irma M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was a bit disappointed after reading all of the reviews. Food was ok but not what I had expected from such a highly rated place. We had ribs

Thank Lorri O
Reviewed 4 days ago

I love Corky's for their BBQ but their blackened chicken salad is the best I've ever had. It's got great lettuce, flavor, and big pieces of veggies.

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is our first time in Memphis Area and we were visiting family for three days. They wanted to take us to their local Corky's (N Germantown Pwky) which they have visited in the past without incident. The atmosphere was good as was the food....More

Thank nchplori
Reviewed 6 days ago

My parents rave about this place, so of course a trip to Memphis was not complete without a stop here. We started lunch with an order of fried pickles - they were so good, just the right amount of pucker. A little pricey for the...More

1  Thank bardaisy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great first visit! Tried the combination ribs and pulled pork , it was so yummy! I chose wet ribs but my husband had half wet and half dry. They were equally good. Pulled pork was meaty, and tasty. Rolls were good too. Did not care...More

Thank njjsl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your in a rush this isn't the place for you. The food however was good and portions are huge. Dry ribs were yummy

Thank Wade76
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here craving a pulled pork sandwich, and Corky delivered. Meat was tender, sauce was awesome. We got a family side of Mac-n-Cheese, which was average for Mac, but the hushpuppies were amazing. Waited about 20 min to be seated but they were pretty...More

Thank Brandon K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Corky's was our first stop for BBQ in Memphis. We tried the ribs "half and half" to taste both the wet (with sauce) and dry (spice rub) BBQ. Both were good and the meat was super tender. The beans were also delicious.

Thank jaymat44
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timm20
19 May 2016|
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Response from SDCandybar | Reviewed this property |
It gets shipped overnight in a styrofoam box with dry ice. Everything comes frozen, but thaws and heats up nicely.
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Imthatguytcb247
20 August 2015|
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Response from Patricia1943 | Reviewed this property |
Their main focus is Barbeque. Pork is not gluten-free nor is the bread or the slaw or the baked beans. mac & cheese, French fries, etc. etc. Do not believe they have anything that would fall into the gluten-free category... More
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MarkMM55
26 July 2015|
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Response from mattbperryms | Reviewed this property |
The Poplar Avenue location.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:45 - 21:30
Monday
10:45 - 21:30
Tuesday
10:45 - 21:30
Wednesday
10:45 - 21:30
Thursday
10:45 - 21:30
Friday
10:45 - 22:00
Saturday
10:45 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5259 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119-3513
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-685-9744
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