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Big Bill BBQ

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4101 Elvis Presley Blvd, Memphis, TN 38116-5826
+1 901-552-4502
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Pinellas Park, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not there for the atmosphere just the food! Definitely a dive with great food a little on the spicy side but vey good and tender the baked beans were awesome.

Thank susanthompson2017
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

The best bbq in Memphis! I bought a pull pork sandwich and once again they never let me down ! Also get a slice of cake .

Thank 007721862dra
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This place has the best ribs tips and turkey legs. The gentleman that waited on at counter was very pleasant. I will return on next trip Memphis to eat there.

Thank Magic1032014
Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The rib tips were very fatty,not the best food,would not recommend it & the location was a bit dodgy

Thank biddyford
Rockford, Illinois
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135 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We found Big Bills after touring Graceland. This is a small local place with great food as we try to stay away from franchise places. The pulled pork melted in our mouths and the sides were great also. The place is small but the food large. If your not sure about this place do yourself a favor and smell the... More 

Thank Pottman
Dover, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Stopped for Memphis BBQ on a cross country trip based on TA reviews. When we walked in, a perfume of wood smoke deliciously lingered in the restaurant. We were greeted by the young man behind the counter and pulled some menus to decide what we wanted. My daughter ordered the turkey burger and said it had good flavor and was... More 

Thank Bradley R
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Overall, pretty good BBQ...and just down the road from Graceland. We had the pulled pork sandwich and they were very good. The pork was a little dry (probably re-heated), but still good. The sides were good, with the best thing being the BBQ spaghetti--it was delicious!! I'd recommend this as a lunch spot...and would likely return in the future.

Thank Tim R
Nixa, Missouri
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

we chose this place as it was closing time for the Graceland and was actually the only place we could fine to eat without driving in traffic and we were all very tired , its ok would eat there again

Thank Bonnie T
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

From my experience, it's always the unassuming hole in the wall eateries that are the best. This is one of those places, and it is amazing! We were greeted by the sweetest southern lady. She got as much of a kick out of us as we got out of her! We ordered the basic pulled pork sandwich with a mix... More 

Thank tripnut1
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I hadn't had good BBQ in Memphis prior to this visit. I had Rib Tips and they were tender, decent sides. I like my tips on a sandwich with potatoe salad and sauce. They did not disappoint. Staff was friendly. Everyone also enjoyed desserts. I had the caramel cake and it was good. Wouldn't recommend very large groups because of... More 

Thank Shonda R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4101 Elvis Presley Blvd, Memphis, TN 38116-5826
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-552-4502

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