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Acme Barbecue Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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445 Market St, Williamsport, PA 17701-6340
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Latrobe, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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 

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Ashland City, Tennessee
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank John N
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 

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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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196 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 

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South Bend, IN
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209 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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10 reviews
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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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

I don't know what they do but I love it!!! Food is beyond delish. The spicy green beans are my favorite and spicy food and I do not get along. I am so glad I listen to the sweet lady taking order!! I will see you in 2017 when I'm back for LLWS!!!

Thank Cwear070707
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Driving through Williamsport on the way to Philly and we stopped here for lunch. Quick, pleasant service, the restaurant is very clean and comfortable and the food was excellent. We had smoked wings and a half-rack and both were very tasty. Sides were also yummy, particularly the spicy green beans. A nice surprise.

Thank Jamie_Tanya_Canada
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30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Acme is probably the best BBQ in the Lycoming county area. They offer a plethora of sauces and meat combos. A little stingy on portions and cornbread, but hey its bbq not soul food ;)

Thank Brandon A

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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, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Market St, Williamsport, PA 17701-6340
  • 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?