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306 Bbq

23101 US Highway 72, Athens, AL 35613-7644
+1 256-444-2306
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
23101 US Highway 72, Athens, AL 35613-7644
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent smoked wings and the best broccoli casserole you will ever eat! Staff is always friendly and drinks are always ice cold!

Thank april n
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was treated to ribs, potato salad and slaw from 306 by my brother, he stopped in and did carry out and brought them over to share. It was a delicious meal. Great barbecue.

Thank talk2planes
Reviewed 5 days ago

Have had high school class reunion here three or more times. Everything was great and the BBQ was superb.

Thank Don J
Reviewed 5 days ago

They're sides make the meal... different and tasty! We are frequent visitors to 306 BBQ and they always provide service with a smile.

Thank msippigirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time here with my wife. I had a coupon from Lawler’s for 5 dollars off 25 dollar purchase. We weren’t hungry enough to spend $25 so we decided to split a plate at 306. The barbecue was bland and tasted like it was cooked...More

Thank Foodiefoo1981
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This food is delicious I love me some Brown Sugar Green beans and the pull Pork and that 🍑 cobbler Cook to order

Thank Vedetta W
Reviewed April 29, 2018

I read about 306 somewhere online and since I frequent Athens often was looking forward to eating at a different restaurant. I took my Alabama family there to eat. The pulled pork sandwich was good, but nothing to really brag about. I love white sauce...More

Thank bemattie
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

To me the hallmark of great BBQ is when it doesn’t need the sauce. At 306, the pulled pork and ribs stand on their own, also excellent ham and tasty-meaty wings. Like many great bbq joints, no frills here and none are necessary. Fast, friendly...More

Thank Spiegs1968
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

The food here is great! I love everything that I have tried so far. One of my favorite things is the stuffed baked potato. It was huge!

Thank RickBade
Reviewed March 5, 2018

For this place to serve sit down food it is not set up right. You walk in to go straight to the counter and order like it is a hamburger place. You don't have time to look at the menu because the order taker is...More

Thank juejue5050
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David R
April 27, 2017|
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Response from RetiredDawg | Reviewed this property |
I have enjoyed their BBQ chicken! 😋
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23101 US Highway 72, Athens, AL 35613-7644
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 256-444-2306
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