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Folks have compared our barbecue to other styles but no other barbecue compares to our taste! Maybe it's the unique design of our smoker that brings out the natural flavor of our "fall off the bone" meat. Maybe it's our homemade sauce that makes you forget your table manners because its so finger-licken-good! Maybe it's because our pork is all hand pulled so you only receive the best selected meat from our cuts. Maybe it's the made from scratch delicious, decadent, southern desserts! Maybe you should just try it for yourself and see what everyone is talking about! When you order just tell 'em to make-er-saucy!"
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't give a rating on food I didn't get to try it! #sad #disappointed Been checking out the reviews on this place for months now, seen online that the dinning area was open now (don't remember where I read this). I have a uncontrollable craving...for fried okra and seriously coukd eat it everyday like popcorn. I read online they have the best fried okra around (I will be the judge of that, okra has to be done just right) snice they are closed on Mondays I called up my mom told her I was going to take her to lunch tomorrow (Tuesday) we drove all the way to Browns Ferry RD just to see that the dinning area is closed, but decided to call in and eat at the tables outside because I had waited all this time to try their okra, then it happened a huge sign saying their fryer was down, so that meant no frys or fried okra. So we gave up and went to Logans but I could have ate at Logans right down the street from my home. Please I want to try you guys but I can't without the OkRA it is the most important dish of the day lol.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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HillbillyWillys, Owner at HillbillyWilly's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Amonalee....I can totally relate to your disappointments!! With this pandemic going on there are so many things that have changed and are so very frustrating..I apologize there is incorrect information out there about our dining room....we have posted everywhere we are curbside only until...More

Reviewed August 17, 2020

First time eating here. Wanted to try it because of other reviews and had heard it was good. Only doing take out as owners choice, but it is understanable. No issues with me on this. Can call in an order or order when you walk...up. The staff is super friendly and the food was fantastic. We sat outside on picnic tables to eat. The BBQ and sides were just great! I would for sure eat here again. Would love to try on of the pizzas.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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HillbillyWillys, Owner at HillbillyWilly's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow....Wow!! Thank you for being so very understanding about our dining room being closed due to this pandemic and our place is so very small by the time we separate our tables 6 to 10 feet apart we can barely get 8 folks in the...More

Reviewed July 28, 2020 via mobile

If you are in Chattanooga, this is the restaurant you must catch. Fantastic food. Great service. The barbecue is phenomenal.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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HillbillyWillys, Owner at HillbillyWilly's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Michelle!!! WOW!! You literally made our day!!! At this most challenging time for all business owners during this pandemic, dining rooms closed, rising food cost, food shortages, etc....We need to hear that folks love us and you are still with outdoor seating and curbside pickup...More

Reviewed June 12, 2020 via mobile

Due to COVID-19 they only had curbside service without inside seating. They had 3 picnic tables so we had a Bbq picnic. We had pork sandwich with fried okra, sweet slaw, beans. The baked potato loaded with pork and cheese was good. And the BBQ...Fry Plate of crinkle fries topped with pork, cheese and sides of slaw and beans was delicious. Some of the best BBQ we’ve had on road trips. Recommend this place!More

Date of visit: June 2020
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HillbillyWillys, Owner at HillbillyWilly's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thomas....wow thank you from the bottom of our hearts for choosing HillbillyWillys Bar-B-Q & Pizza! Thank you for your support even though our dining room is closed and we are curbside only & outdoor picnic tables! We are so very happy you loved your food...More

Reviewed May 13, 2020

Ate here two times. The mac & cheese is worse than hospital mac & cheese. I mean it, this stuff tasted like plastic with zero flavor. The beans are rich, but a 15 minute drive home and they burned my tongue. What is the holding...temp on these? Also have seen them post that their burgers are "huge grass fed beef and juicy!" The ribs are dry and the pork is nothing special. The ribs are on top of each other in the smoker. I am a chef of 10+ years and culinary major. This is an overpriced joke with a decent sauce.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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HillbillyWillys, Owner at HillbillyWilly's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2020

Hi...thank you for giving us a shot....folks are passionate about their bbq & apparently we are not your cup of tea...Not sure why you felt the need to be so mean with your review, we rarely ever get poor reviews & when we do we...More

Reviewed March 18, 2020

If you want great food, this is the stop! My wife and I both had the Fry plate. The friendly employees were spot on with service. This will be our regular stop when we out.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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HillbillyWillys, Owner at HillbillyWilly's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2020

Wow Eric!!!! Thank you so much, what an incredible compliment! We would be over the moon honored to be our regular stop when out and about! Thank you so much for eating with us, for your support, and for taking time to write a review;...More

Reviewed February 29, 2020

Stopped by for dinner and we weren't disappointed. Everything was delicious. The baked potato with beef was great, bbq beans are just the right combination of sweet and spicy. Their fried okra was lightly battered and had excellent flavor.The kid who won't eat bbq enjoyed...their pizza and said it was great. They don't have a liquor license but let you bring in from next door.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 25, 2020 via mobile

Great local hole-in-the-wall place for BarBQ! We enjoyed great baked beans, brisket, and pork ribs! When in this area again, we’ll visit again!

Date of visit: February 2020
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HillbillyWillys, Owner at HillbillyWilly's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2020

Ava wow thank you so much for this wonderful review!!! We are so glad you enjoyed your stop with us and are so grateful for your support! Please do come back and see us again!

Reviewed January 28, 2020

Food was good just really high for bbq. Nice place really crowded. Nice place just to visit. Diffferent sauce s and meat.

Date of visit: December 2019
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HillbillyWillys, Owner at HillbillyWilly's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2020

airksjohnathan thank you so much for eating with us, we greatly appreciate your business!!! Please come back and eat with us again! Thank you!

Reviewed January 26, 2020 via mobile

Staff was friendly. Food was way overpriced for the quality, especially $6 for a piece of pie that was homemade but not great. Pork was way too smoky. Sweet potato was perfect and had a great flavor. Cheeseburger was just average. The staff asked if...it was okay snd it was edible, just okay, but not very good in my subjective opinion. I spent over $30 for 2 meals that left us feeling disappointed. I really couldn’t try to swap for different menu items because We had already eaten everything, plus it already took 20 minutes from purchase to table and I had to meet friends afterwards. There were about 4 other tables with customers when we ordered. My overall experience was poor.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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HillbillyWillys, Owner at HillbillyWilly's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2020

Oh Chris this breaks our hearts to hear you thought your experience with us was poor! We wish you would have told us how you felt when our amazing staff walked around to ask how your meal was, we would have loved a chance to...More

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orange6719
February 18, 2020|
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Response from MajorLSU | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I can’t remember the menu prices but that seems right, but I think it come with fries and a side
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Leslie E
July 9, 2017|
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Response from HillbillyWillys | Property representative |
Hi Leslie...yes!!! you can go to our website and order away!! We are fixing to list our hot bbq sauce and our dry rub as well as the Apple Moonshine Jelly!!
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