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Acme Barbecue Restaurant

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445 Market Street, Williamsport, PA 17701
570-327-9009
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 31
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Acme BBQ is A + for me

acme Barbecue is such a small space for such excellent food. I always get things to go from there, because there are so few seats. Their string bean side dish with tiny specks of ham is my favorite. Their ribs and wings are tasty, French fries are fresh cut like you get at a county fair, and their... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Dan M
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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

acme Barbecue is such a small space for such excellent food. I always get things to go from there, because there are so few seats. Their string bean side dish with tiny specks of ham is my favorite. Their ribs and wings are tasty, French fries are fresh cut like you get at a county fair, and their sandwiches are... More 

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Williamsport
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

If you are looking for a fancy place to eat, this is not the place to go. However, if you are looking for fast and friendly service which brings you simply the best tasting barbecue and related side-dishes, you will not be disappointed. Take-out is worth the trip.

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Danville
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I visited Acme Barbecue for lunch. The Pulled pork on a roll was stacked high with juicy pork. The beans and coleslaw all good too! A great value at $11 bucks!

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Pennsylvania, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

They have the best pulled pork sandwiches in town. Prices are reasonable. We love the Acme bbq sauce! The sandwiches have gotten smaller over the last couple years but they are still good.

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Jasper, New York
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I love BBQ and Acme did NOT disappoint- in fact I was surprised at it's tender and tasty goodness. The staff was friendly and helpful. The food was amazing! A 2 meat plate was more than I could eat. I got brisket and turkey- they are served smoked and naked. The meat was beautifully flavored and oh so tender. I... More 

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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43 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My wife and I had lunch here and it was excellent. Very small and packed with professionals but food was hot, well prepared and quick. Guess what it tasted good as well. We recommend trying it when in Williamsport. P.S. Stay away from Boot Leg BBQ it is just the opposite and expensive.

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Montoursville, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I have eaten here for lunch on many occasions. Acme barbecue is a great example of the kind of barbecue that I am used to being from Texas. I love their original barbecue sauce. I like to joke that it is so good that I could drink it! I highly recommend the briscuit sliders or briscuit period. I also love... More 

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Wanamie
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Stopped at the ACME BBQ in Williamsport, PA. with a colleague for lunch and found the pulled pork and brisket to be very good. Food was fairly priced, our two meals combined was under $20. Service was quick and friendly. Not much seating inside but there is a great patio for when the weather is warmer. There was plenty of... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I've eaten in many parts of the country - Texas - Arizona - California. This Barbecue is not beat by any other restaurant I've been to. The ribs are amazing - usually get them naked. There baked beans are the best anywhere - but spicy. Deep fried potato salad is incredible. Brisket excellent and corn bread is also great. Occasionally... More 

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Chipping Sodbury, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

A five-star barbecue joint is not the same as five-star fine dining, but this is very, very, very good northern barbecue: pork, brisket, turkey, sausage. (I didn't try the chicken.) The personal sampler plate (which seems steep, at $18) is more meat than anyone I know can get down in a single sitting. I would single out the naked (rubbed,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 445 Market Street, Williamsport, PA 17701
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Williamsport
  • Phone Number: 570-327-9009

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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