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Whitts Barbecue

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280 W Broad St, Cookeville, TN 38501-2469
+1 931-372-1417
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good27%
  • Average37%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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“cornbread” (2 reviews)
“bbq place” (2 reviews)
“drive thru” (2 reviews)
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
280 W Broad St, Cookeville, TN 38501-2469
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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

They make the best pulled pork sandwich. I prefer vinegar sauce and Whitt's has a good one. It's primarily a drive thru, so no sit down service.

Thank Cparamey
Reviewed August 16, 2017

I was disappointed as I was told this place was great. I found the smoked pork to be way too smokey and dry. The coleslaw was mediocre. I should mention we went late in the evening so maybe that was it. Most of it was...More

Thank Anita B
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

We weren't sure they were even open because of the setup, but we are so glad we stopped! We were offered a sample of the brisket since we weren't sure exactly what we wanted. Decided on one plate of brisket and one of pork. Both...More

Thank pollygolightly2
Reviewed May 23, 2017

You know the pulled pork is good when you don't need sauce to eat it. Although the sauce is good too! Get your own buns though. sometimes their's are stale.

Reviewed May 10, 2017

One of the cheapest places in Cookeville to feed large groups of people. Basic menu, about the same as the airport Whitts

Thank sjp38501
Reviewed February 27, 2017

good bbq place in cookeville. wings are very good. they have white beans and corn bread which is incredible. have to get this fix once a week. no indoor dining

Thank rthurmanatty
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Neat little BBQ place. The BBQ was pretty good and the sides were good as well. Staff was relatively friendly.

Thank Linzi V
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the pulled pork nacho Thursday special! The sauce is sort of sweet and it has baked beans and cheese sauce on it.

Thank Rlath82
Reviewed August 21, 2016

With that in mind any BBQ east of Memphis is garbage in my opinion Tennessee is not known for flavor at all. And putting sauce on meat after it's cooked isn't BBQ

Thank Zachary B
Reviewed March 17, 2016

This is fast food BBQ. Quality is diminished over the good stuff, but if you need BBQ quick, it will do. Nothing here really stands out. Very basic and watered down.

Thank PinchersOfPower
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 W Broad St, Cookeville, TN 38501-2469
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-372-1417
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