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Woodshed Pit Bar-B-Que & Restaurant

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1821 W 7th St, Hopkinsville, KY 42240-1873
+1 270-885-8144
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10:30 - 20:00
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Mon - Sat 10:30 - 20:00
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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123 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

I stopped by here recently for a quick lunch after reading the reviews, They are a BBQ and meat and 3 type home cooking restaurant. I had a mutton (smoked lamb) sandwich and a cup of burgoo which is a bbq type tomate based soup with potatoes and a little corn. Both of these menu items are hard to find... More 

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Thank roamer7456
Richview
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great burgoo and BBQ! The plate lunches are delicious. Gotta have some desert too! Coconut , chocolate, chess, pecan, carmel pie and some fine banana pudding! Yum! All made there.

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Thank Debbie O
Henderson, Kentucky
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

Any time we're traveling near Hopkinsville, we'll go out of the way to eat at The Woodshed. There are plenty of great barbecue places in western Kentucky, and The Woodshed is at the top of the woodpile. The barbecue is nicely smoked and is served with sauce on the side, so you can taste it the way it should be... More 

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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We found this BBQ restaurant via a google search while traveling on the Interstate. It's a bit off the Interstate, but WELL WORTH IT!!!! There were 4 of us each having something different. I had the BBQ mutton sandwich. It had great flavor, generous portion. The chocolate cress pie was outstanding. The service was fabulous. A little down-home place. Don't... More 

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Garner, North Carolina
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143 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Came to Hopkinsville at supper time and I was craving barbeque. We passed this restaurant as we were leaving town. This was a very good decision. The barbeque was smoked and the platter I had was overflowing with the meat and there were three sides. Boiled cabbage, cole slaw and French fries The cabbage was tasty and the fries were... More 

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Fort Campbell, Kentucky
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112 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We are new to the area and wanted to dine at a local place. The Woodshed was one of the recommendations we have received. We decided to stop in for a late lunch one Saturday. There was a decent crowd for that time of day. We found an open table and worked our way through the menu. Since this is... More 

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Cadiz, Kentucky
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

The food is way above average for a little town. The serving size is good, always snappy and fast. It has great variety and selections. The prices are more than fair and desserts are nostalgic. Clean, smiling wait staff, good country crowd. Why 3 stars? Does the money-man have to stare, wonder who you are and never smile? No, l... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Wood Shed has great BBQ and plate lunches during the week and other daily specials. On Saturday evenings they have the best prime rib anywhere served with all the fixings. Babyback ribs are another one of the Saturday evening specials and are also the best around.

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Thank Debbie V
Hopkinsville, Kentucky
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

On Wednesday and Friday evening you may try the catfish! It doesn't have that "pellet raised" taste! Any time you go you have to be ready to wait a few minutes ... or just pick a table and sit with some folks to make friends. This is "old fashioned" dining and good food. The wait staff is amazingly efficient, too.... More 

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Thank flewitheagles
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The servers are fast, friendly, and the food is amazing! It is a struggle every visit to decide which amazing meal to get! :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
Saturday
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1821 W 7th St, Hopkinsville, KY 42240-1873
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Hopkinsville
  • Phone Number: +1 270-885-8144

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?