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Thomason's Barbecue

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701 Atkinson St, Henderson, KY 42420-4212
+1 270-826-0654
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Henderson, Kentucky
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

They have the absolute best BBQ beans you could ever eat, smoked turkey and BBQ pork are great as well. Everyone that works there is always very nice. If you go, they don't accept credit/debit cards.

Thank Hendmom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is fairly small in dining area, but the menu is quite lengthy. They are known for their pulled pork, baked beans and potato salad. However, their menu features foods that you might expect at a Barbecue restaurant: including chicken, ham, turkey, and more.... They have perfected it all. This place has the BEST turkey sandwiches.

Thank Courtney G
1 review
Reviewed February 14, 2017

awesome place to eat great food, great service and prices. if even in Henderson you need to stop by and check it out.

Thank baja240
Henderson, Kentucky
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

They have been serving the best bbq in Henderson for as long as I can remember. Friendly staff and great bbq, you can't go wrong.

Thank Tommy B
Union, United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Service is excellent and the style of BBQ is also excellent. Come on in and they will take care of you. Just bring cash !

Thank David C
Henderson, Kentucky
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed November 7, 2016

I think this qualifies as a "hole in the wall" restaurant which in my book is the place to go. Have been going here for years. As others will say, the baked beans, ham and turkey are top notch. Remember no credit cards- cash or checks. Not much room to eat in, but carry out is the way to go.

Thank WScott416
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92 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Tiny little restaurant but THE BEST bar-b-q in town! I buy their dip often for use at home. Baked beans are great too!! The workers are always friendly & fast service. Food is always hot & fresh!

Thank Hendo1cote
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 30, 2016

Small cash only or check. Very good Barbecue pick anything on the menu Bake beans are great Ribs, chopped pork and other items.

Thank Ray T
Corydon, Kentucky
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6 reviews
Reviewed August 17, 2016

Thomason's Barbecus has the best beans in town,prices are reasonable and they are well known for their famous BBQ sauce and beans.

Thank katheriner781
Henderson, Kentucky
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

This is mainly a takeout restaurant as their dining area is about 120 square feet. Their BBQ pork or mutton is some of the best in the area. The BBQ beans are the best ever anywhere as they add the trimmings of the pork to it. Their dip sauce is also fantastic.

Thank Bill A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Atkinson St, Henderson, KY 42420-4212
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Henderson
  • Phone Number: +1 270-826-0654

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?