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Memphis Fire Barbeque Company

1091 King's Highway #8 | Winona, Hamilton, Ontario L8E 5H8, Canada
+1 905-930-7675
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Ranked #12 of 927 Restaurants in Hamilton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $23
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Takeout
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Takeout
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82% Recommend
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English first
Port Colborne, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Pulled into the parking lot @ 7:30pm Sunday night and the place was over-flowing with customers arriving and departing....was told to expect a 45 minute wait but 10 minutes later the server seated us...wait staff were very friendly and knowledgeable and suggested we try the slider sampler platter: pulled pork, beef brisket and steak burger then split a few side... More

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

There were 11 of us who drove the distance from Niagara to the famous Memphis Fire BBQ on a Saturday night at 6:30. They do not take reservations so we were prepared to wait. But 90 minutes??. We did and it was worth it. My wife and I each had a rack and two sides, all great. The smoked ribs... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Stopped in for lunch at the Memphis Fire a few weeks ago. We chose to go mid week around 1:30pm to avoid a crowded restaurant. Lunch crowd was just leaving so parking and getting a table was no problem. I had the brisket platter and loved it. The meat was tender and the sides were a perfect compliment. The waitresses... More

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Kingston, Canada
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This is quite a unique place. Good food, big portions, cold beer and excellent desserts. A real retro experience. My wife and I split the Beef Brisket Platter (no sandwich). Should have ordered the sandwich individually since the Platter was a bit small for two...but we had room for delicious dessert! Well worth a try!

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Hamilton, Ontario
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Finally went to the Memphis Fire BBQ and really enjoyed it.. Very family oriented with good specials and BBQ meats. The dessert selection is wide with many homemade choices. It reminded me abit of Hillbilly Heaven as far as the food goes. Yes just the food part !! (I did enjoy going to Hillbilly Heaven though) The servers are very... More

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Ontario's Highlands, Canada
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90 reviews 90 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Four of us went for dinner upon the recommendation of the locals. It is reminiscent of a home town diner with good old comfort food. Between us we had the Pulled Pork (excellent), the Brisket (OK) the Ribs ( too salty and spicy, but my husband makes the best smoked ribs so the comparison is not fair), beans (good), Mac... More

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Oh yum! The Sneaky Cheese is absolutely awesome...add the bacon crumbles. The man 'n cheese should be illegal...it is way too good. My only complaint is the iced tea, it's not sweet which is ok, however it is strange tasting....not for me. I wish they had normal iced tea. It's ok, I'll stick to pop or water....or the awesome peach... More

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St.Catharines, Ontario
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We heard about this place from a friend and heard it was on You Gotta Eat Here so we tried it out. We were lucky enough to be there for the Fried Chicken special and had to try the brisket because that really defines a good BBQ place. Both were to die for and the sides were nice aswell. Try... More

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Sudbury, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Stopped at Memphis Fire BBQ on our way from Niagara Falls to Toronto. Saw the place on Food network, read the reviews and gave it a try. What a great decision. We had the brisket and the pulled pork. Both were wonderful. Mac and Cheese was excellent, as were the beans. Value for what we paid was great, staff were... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My husband, my daughter and the two grandkids had lunch at Memphis Fire BBQ last week. It was likely the closest thing to real Texas BBQ that we've experienced in Canada. We own a home in Florida so we've experienced many a BBQ restaurant in our time. The place was jammed which tells you something right off the bat. The... More

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