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Acme Barbecue Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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445 Market Street, Williamsport, PA 17701
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I go to Acme multiple times a year and I have never had a bad experience. The food and price is fantastic and the workers are always friendly. The pulled pork and the wings are my favorite. If you're daring enough, and trust me you should be daring, try the pig roll, you won't be disappointed. Also they have about... More 

Thank Patrick B
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our go-to place for wonderful Barbecue in Williamsport. Everything is outstanding. Our favorite is brisket. When entertaining friends and family from out of town, and we need take out, Acme is our choice. The ultimate acid test is that our son-in-law, a highly trained professional chef and barbecue aficionado loved the food.

Thank kc3m
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

always always always awesome.... love the brisket! seasonal items often along with specials... deep fried potato salad mmmmmm!

Thank Timmer729
Latrobe, Pennsylvania
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84 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

I read reviews about this place on Trip Advisor before we stopped in for lunch on our way back from a few day vacation in northern PA. So glad we stopped here. The restaurant is located on Market Street and was easy to find as it was the main road as we drove into Williamsport for the first time. There... More 

Thank GRNEYEDgirl3201
Ashland City, Tennessee
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

This visit was a year ago, and I am remiss in my review ... The food was excellent!!! Closest thing to real, Southern BBQ I have ever had up north ... great job! I have and will recommend this restaurant to anyone who is traveling to Williamsport

1 Thank John N
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Everything here is the best. From the pulled meats to the sausages, all the way down the menu to the cornbread and pigrolls (like an egg roll, but full of meat). Best bbq I've found outside of Texas. Every visit to town has a stop here for a meal. Eat inside or on their covered back patio and try some... More 

1 Thank Jen P
Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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218 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Acme BBQ was recommended by the hotel I was staying at. Easy to find but parking was a challenge. The restaurant is small, seating about 20 people. There is a deck out back with additional seating in good weather. I ordered the brisket sandwich plate which included the brisket sandwich with two sides. I chose baked beans and the pig... More 

Thank Kidsaregone65
South Bend, IN
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209 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

Our hotel recommended Acme BBQ. The restaurant would have been within walking distance from the Hampton Inn, but the weather looked like rain. So we drove. The place is sort of a hole in the wall seating inside about 25 if people sit close together. Outside seating available but we missed it. We ordered The Sampler with BBQ beans, brisket,... More 

Thank compost4all
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Acme is the best barbecue in town hands down. It makes my mouth water just to think about it. The brisket, fried potato salad, collard greens, Mac n cheese...oh man. Way too good to describe. Those are just my favorites. Everything they make is amazing. You can't go wrong here.

Thank MomofthreeRN
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

excellent Barbecue and service. I have friends who stop there every time they come to Williamsport. Their portions are generous

Thank Frank M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Market Street, Williamsport, PA 17701
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Williamsport
  • Phone Number: 15703279009

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