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Jack's Bar-B-Que

416 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3931
+1 615-254-5715
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brisket” (709 reviews)
“pork shoulder” (184 reviews)
“smoked turkey” (87 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
416 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3931
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Reviewed today via mobile

We ate here on our first night in town. Overall really good food (great brisket) and liked that they offered a variety of BBQ sauces. I would eat here again on our next trip here.

Thank Meg00
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here as part of a tour for dinner. The food was great and provided a great selection to choose from..

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here to celebrate our 30th anniversary. Sat upstairs and could people watch on Broadway. The barbecue is exceptional. You order your food and take a tray and sit where you want. I highly recommend upstairs. Jack's last name is Cawthon and ours is Cawthorne....More

Thank maddieBocaRaton_fl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OK, the first thing I have to say is that I am not a fan of barbecue. But, I can’t eat barbecue when it’s good. This place was disgusting. It was cramped, dirty, and the staff acted like they didn’t give a crap that you...More

Thank 988montana2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

The BBQ was quite tasty and very affordable.., we had the 3 meat combo and the sweet and spicy sauce was delish !! ,,but, to me, the COLESLAW was the BOMB , so tangy and vinegary it was perfect side, so good.. i need the...More

Thank Beverly T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hit Jack’s right before they closed on a hot Saturday night. It was delicious. The people working were so awesome. If you are anywhere near a Jack’s...RUN don’t walk. You don’t want to miss out.

Thank MicheleMil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jack's is great Bar b Que at a great price. Cafeteria style meat and three Barb que that is tasty. I just love going to the saude bar and custom mising my sauce, although the meat is soooooo good you don't need the sauce. I...More

Thank mommanurseshark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There always seemed to be a line but it goes by quick! I had a pulled pork and some sides and everything was beyond delicious! I love the outside seating. You can eat and listen to live music!

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in here over a holiday weekend and didn't have to wait long to get through the line. I had the brisket and my wife had the turkey, both were very good. I loved the sides and pies. This place is a must stop...More

Thank sachamo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here last night. The chicken was great but my friend didn’t really like the brisket. They offer lots of sides. The white corn bread and baked beans were awesome, but the coleslaw and Mac and cheese were not to my liking. You...More

Thank Pamela A
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April 8, 2018|
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Response from Dawn T | Reviewed this property |
no. it's a small walk-in restaurant
April 16, 2017|
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Response from middwestsunlover | Reviewed this property |
I am not familiar with ordering the sausage. Although there are lines they move very quickly
August 13, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203-3931
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-254-5715
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Multi Level Dining and Patio facing the Historic Ryman Auditorium Event Seating in our Nashville Room Located in the heart of Lower Broadway
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