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Shawns Southern BBQ - CLOSED

822 State St, New Albany, IN 47150-4738
+1 502-741-7836
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“potato salad” (24 reviews)
“ribs” (21 reviews)
“carry out” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
822 State St, New Albany, IN 47150-4738
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

Shawn has closed his restaurant. A few months back he had to close for three weeks due to health reasons and he said business just never picked back up. He is considering opening at another location but for now any gift cards to Shawn's will...More

Thank hikes
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Great tasting BBQ. Very generous portions. Mostly carry out, but there are a couple of small tables for inside dining.

Thank hikes
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

Best Barbque around these parts. Stopped in for a pint of Slaw and a pound of pulled pork. She said it would feed 2-3 and I was like no it's for one!! Of course it wasn't at one sitting but once you get the taste...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

The brisquet was tender and seasoned perfectly. Mac n cheese is creamy and tasty. The greens were flavorful. The woman who took our order was VERY FRIENDLY and HELPFUL, personality plus!! The prices are reasonable for the amount of food you get. When we are...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Has the brisket n it was seasoned beautifully, didn't even need the BBQ sauce (which also was very good). The mac n cheese n potato salad was divine as well! If we are back in the area next yr... We will be back.

Thank Jeanne1125
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing! We got our food to carry out as the location has very few seating. I had the brisket which was amazing and the mac & cheese was just fantastic that was with it. My buddy got a full rack of ribs...More

Thank InASenseLost0909
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

Tried The ribs, greens, mac&cheese & slaw, potato salad. All were very good, but the ribs were excellent.

Thank Charles L
Reviewed September 8, 2017

I had been wanting to try this place for awhile. Then I saw that it had recently been named "Best BBQ in Indiana" by Thrillist. So, I finally got around to trying it, and it was as good as I had hoped! The meat is...More

Thank Jordan L
Reviewed August 7, 2017

His food is so good he runs out when open. Home smoked chicken pork ribs slaw beans potato salad etc!

Thank Kenneth W
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

If you didn't already know, this is one of the top rated BBQ joints in Indiana. Sean is always a great man and a pleasant man to talk to not to mention his barbecue is the best I've ever had! This is always a family...More

Thank DownSouth1w345578
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
1:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 822 State St, New Albany, IN 47150-4738
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  New Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 502-741-7836
  • E-mail
Southern style smoked meats and southern sides. Catering, dine in or carryout.
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