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Hancock's Barbeque

72 County Road 46, Selma, AL
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Ranked #6 of 49 Restaurants in Selma
Cuisines: Barbecue
Most recent review
- Aug 29, 2014
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English first
Selma, Alabama
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

Love the food and atmosphere, waitresses are fast and courteous and I probably eat here at least twice a month.

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Midland City, Alabama, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Food was extremely good, service was decent, but size of the restaurant is very limited. Very nostalgic environment. You do have to travel just outside of town to get to this place though.

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Gadsden, Alabama
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We visited this joint, after reading the amazing reviews, the meat has little to no flavor and is greasy. The sauce is total Vinegar, and hard to eat, had to add ketchup to cut the flavor. The fried items are greasy like the apple sicks, catfish, and the onion rings. The beans come from a can, just a place that... More

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Selma, Alabama
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I really enjoyed their barbeque! The service was great, the environment was nostalgic, and the barbeque was straight from the pit!

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Stafford, Virginia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great little BBQ spot. My husband and brother loved the ribs and I love the pulled pork salad. The salad is huge, be prepared to share it with someone!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

A local icon for 40 years. I love their vinegar based sauce, fries and slaw. Whenever I have Yankees in town this is where we go...it's always a great hit.

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Grove Hill, Alabama
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56 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Full meals or quick sandwich, we always leave happy. Sauce recipe goes back to 1840's. If you're really in a hurry, call ahead for takeout. Parking lot is on AL 22 so you don't have to turn on County Rd. 46.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Everyone argues about the barbecue style they prefer, but Hancocks BBQ is a perfect balance between the Lexington Style of BBQ from north carolina and the traditional alabama bbq flavors. Coming from someone who grew up with north carolina BBQ, I rarely enjoy BBQ from alabama, except for Hancocks. It is old school, they keep the menu simple and there... More

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10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

cant beat the RIBS beans straight out of the can and the "pork plate" was just dry and not tasty the famous BBQ sauce not so good ribs dry and the Texas Toast was the highlite

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