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Tennessee's Real BBQ

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173 Pearl St, Braintree, MA 02184
+1 781-843-0999
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Quincy, Massachusetts
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172 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We're not in BBQ country so I guess Tennessee's will have to do. The food is decent and you get a lot for your money. Service was FAST!!

Thank skeeterplustbone
Duxbury, Massachusetts
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80 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Best idea ever! With the help of Brittany, the Manager, I had nothing to worry about. One quick phone call was all it took. I provided Brittany with the number of people, their likes & dislikes, (including a Gluten Free Guest), and she took it from there. Ribs, BBQ Chicken, Buffalo Wings, Burnt Ends (my favorite), Pulled Pork, scrumptious Cornbread,... More 

Thank Standish14
Ottawa, Canada
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Visiting a friend in Braintree and she took me here. She hadn't been before but sister in law said it was good. No waiters. You go up and order, then grab a table and wait for your number to be called. Most items you get choice if three sides. Quite a few to choose from. Had the Memphis ribs 4... More 

Thank Meilyne
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

There is nothing bad to say food is delicious! Favorites are cucumber salad and BBQ chicken. You can't go wrong!

Thank Paul M
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I have been here a handful of times. Foods good, service is nice. Super quick. Hasn't let me down. I've also done the catering and the whole crowd was pleased.

Thank Cassie M
Braintree, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

good to have something different; not many bbq places around. great cornbread and sides. have only had pulled pork but I like the 3 sauce varieties.

Thank NickyPastry
Braintree, MA
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is my go to place for barbecue. Love the cucumber salad and baby back ribs. Cornbread is good as long as it's not an end piece. Staff is friendly.

Thank myeyeshazel
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

We get takeout here around four times a month. We love the food it is always fresh and hot! We are a family of six and everyone can find something they like, even the vegetarian who will order sides and cornbread for their meal. There is also a self service barbecue sauce station for those of us who like to... More 

Thank bn4
Boston, MA
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

This is really the best barbecue you can find. It was not my first time there and won't be the last either. We do both take out and dining in. Everything is so good and tasty from the ribs to the chicken and the sides.

Thank Eritsha
Franklin, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

The atmosphere was wonderful, the staff was friendly, happy and helpful. The food was wonderful with big portions, the brisket just melted in my mouth, the beans and corn was great and the corn bread was super. It was a bit pricey but the food was wonderful.

Thank Michael V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 Pearl St, Braintree, MA 02184
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: +1 781-843-0999

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