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Willy's Bar-B-Que

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240 Cunningham Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-7576
+1 828-524-0414
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“hush puppies” (13 reviews)
“catfish” (12 reviews)
“brisket” (17 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
240 Cunningham Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-7576
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly & they seated us promptly. We all enjoyed the food & desserts, especially the Girdle Buster Cake. Had a good laugh over that dessert!

Thank lchelsea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at the Hampton Inn, right behind Willy's, and saw the restaurant as we were arriving at the hotel. We were tired from a long day and didn't want to go far after checking in to the hotel, so we just headed down...More

Thank jmpncsu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch on a Sunday afternoon...nice clean and comfortable place. Waitress was friendly and efficient. I had the smoked turkey with potato salad and hush puppies. Turkey was moist and flavorful. Sides were good. Son had smoked pork platter with fries.slaw and bbq bean. He...More

Thank Judgehall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off we have visited this establishment numerous times in the past and were pleased. However, I called in an order on Fathers Day and was told to go ahead with my order. When I proceeded the girl on the phone stopped me abruptly and...More

Thank ncfirefly
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

We are a BBQ loving family! - That being said, this place is amazing! I repeat, amazing! They just do BBQ right! The pulled pork is not dry at all, it's moist, tender & oh so flavorful. It's not swimming in sauce, the sauces are...More

Thank Reallyreally1
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

First thing to know, don't go between lunch and dinner. It seems like they don't prepare to have all items during "operating hours". No brisket, no baked potato, or as they told me "no baked items". So, I chose the chicken combo with beans, hush...More

Thank g8trman
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner The waitress great. ordered ribs The ribs were very fatty,had a lot of grissle The locatation is hidden

Thank Trina D
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

After driving by the "other" BBQ spot in town & people were lined up outside we decided to go to Willys.. Great choice!! No lines & friendly folks waiting to seat us.. Ordered Fried Mushroom appetizer that was outstanding!! Spicy & mild dipping sauce ....More

Thank Flamingazalea
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went there for lunch, they were out of turkey and brisket. We ordered chicken and baby back ribs , the chicken was hot and good, no where near great, the ribs were Luke warm on outside and cold on the inside,...More

Thank charlesa5555
Reviewed April 7, 2017

We had a big group of 30 people staying at the Comfort Inn just a short walk from the restaurant. We asked to have a 30 top set up for us at 5:00 so we could all eat and get to the Theater a few...More

Thank jgwisdom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Cunningham Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-7576
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 828-524-0414
828-524-0414 phone #.
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