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Thomason's Barbecue

701 Atkinson St, Henderson, KY 42420-4212
+1 270-826-0654
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (19 reviews)
“mutton” (13 reviews)
“pork” (7 reviews)
All hours
$$ - $$$
701 Atkinson St, Henderson, KY 42420-4212
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

They have the absolute best BBQ beans you could ever eat, smoked turkey and BBQ pork are great as well. Everyone that works there is always very nice. If you go, they don't accept credit/debit cards.

Thank Hendmom
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is fairly small in dining area, but the menu is quite lengthy. They are known for their pulled pork, baked beans and potato salad. However, their menu features foods that you might expect at a Barbecue restaurant: including chicken, ham, turkey, and more.......More

Thank Courtney G
Reviewed 15 February 2017

awesome place to eat great food, great service and prices. if even in Henderson you need to stop by and check it out.

Thank baja240
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

They have been serving the best bbq in Henderson for as long as I can remember. Friendly staff and great bbq, you can't go wrong.

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Service is excellent and the style of BBQ is also excellent. Come on in and they will take care of you. Just bring cash !

Thank David C
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I think this qualifies as a "hole in the wall" restaurant which in my book is the place to go. Have been going here for years. As others will say, the baked beans, ham and turkey are top notch. Remember no credit cards- cash or...More

Thank WScott416
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Tiny little restaurant but THE BEST bar-b-q in town! I buy their dip often for use at home. Baked beans are great too!! The workers are always friendly & fast service. Food is always hot & fresh!

Thank Hendo1cote
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Small cash only or check. Very good Barbecue pick anything on the menu Bake beans are great Ribs, chopped pork and other items.

Thank Ray T
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Thomason's Barbecus has the best beans in town,prices are reasonable and they are well known for their famous BBQ sauce and beans.

Thank katheriner781
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

This is mainly a takeout restaurant as their dining area is about 120 square feet. Their BBQ pork or mutton is some of the best in the area. The BBQ beans are the best ever anywhere as they add the trimmings of the pork to...More

Thank Bill A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Atkinson St, Henderson, KY 42420-4212
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Henderson
  • Phone Number: +1 270-826-0654
  • E-mail