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Bobby Q's

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428 E Broad St, Cookeville, TN 38501-3558
+1 931-526-1024
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“banana pudding” (22 reviews)
“hush puppies” (10 reviews)
“pulled pork” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
428 E Broad St, Cookeville, TN 38501-3558
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here was okay just not what was expected. The server was very good. Probably would only go here again if others suggested.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed May 14, 2018

The Q-ban is to die for! Big enough for two it is the perfect lunch. Make sure you ask for the Hot BBQ also.

Thank Hannah P
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in on a Friday evening around 7. 5 minute wait for seating. Jenny was our server. Order taken promptly. Drinks came quickly. Food came shortly after.. Catfish above average...quite good with yummy tarter sauce. Pulled pork dry and the sauce was difficult to get...More

Thank John P
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

If you need a fix of authentic southern bbq, this is the spot. While the slaw was not my favorite, the pork was perfect. True southern green beans and my wife loved her catfish. Family tradition is a visit when in town

Thank Fred M
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Pulled pork was dry, brisket was tough, baked beans were very different but not what you expect, don't order the hot slaw unless you like it atomic level hot. Green beans lacked flavor. Loaded Baked potato and baked sweet potato were both excellent. Catfish was...More

Thank Brianb10268
Reviewed December 19, 2017

Had the sliced Beef sandwich with coleslaw. sandwich was a little dry. Loaded fries were good. wait staff was friendly. will go again, but not a favorite.

Thank Henry Y
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

A friend heard I was going the Cookeville TN and said you have to go to Bobby Q for banana pudding. He was right. It is a small place, most table are 2 or 4 but they can pull them together for larger parties, but...More

Thank Dan E
Reviewed October 1, 2017

First, it moved from the N. Washington Ave location a few years ago. You'll need to navigate to 428 E. Broad if you want to go. We had been to the old location many times. This was our first trip to the new location in...More

Thank photomom015
Reviewed August 19, 2017

This meal was amazing!! I had pork added to my bake potato along with bacon, cheese, sour cream and butter. So delish!! My husband opted for the pork platter and truly enjoyed his as well. Very clean. Very fast. Very friendly!!

Thank judy177
Reviewed July 21, 2017

In town for the Southern Backroads HOG Rally. Stopped in to Bobby Q's for a late lunch. Our waitress, was friendly, the atmosphere inviting, and the food very delish!

Thank Deni P
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Duane N
June 5, 2018|
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Response from Hannah P | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not serve beer or wine. But you can always do take out and head right down the street to Red SIlo.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 9:45 PM
4:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 428 E Broad St, Cookeville, TN 38501-3558
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-526-1024
Closed on Sunday and Mondays.
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