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Fincher's BBQ

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3947 Houston Ave., Macon, GA 31206
478 788 1900
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went through the drive through off the recommendation from a friend - wonderful pulled pork sandwiches and hush puppies and super close to the interstate (we were traveling through to Florida from Indiana). It doesn't look like much on the outside but so worth it and WAY better than a fast food lunch!

Thank carriefromcharlotte
El Paso, Texas
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Visited Macon on business (not much reason to go otherwise) but came across this good bbq while I was there. The location is pretty run down but the food was affordable and good...very good actually. Very popular, we made it in before the lunch rush. Nice staff, friendly service, good food-nothing fancy. FYI-Mustard based sauce.

Thank T H
Opelika, AL
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

We were on our way to Atlanta with our granddaughter and her friend. She was searching for a place to eat on here phone and found Finchers. I was sure I had heard of it in somethings I had read about Macon music. It looks like a real dump which I guess it is. But that is what true bbq... More 

Thank Cicada3
Macon, Georgia
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Quaint hometown barbeque restaurant run by the Fincher family for at least 3 generations. They know everyone almost by 1st name. A great place to eat your favorites from grilled cheese to the ribs! Love the place and the food!

Thank joystory
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

BEST ever BBQ everything! Been patronizing over 50 years & never disappointed. Family owned & operated since day one..same GREAT service..same GREAT food consistently. Treat yourself!

Thank sknight1949
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

It doesn't get any better than this. There are lots of great places to eat in Macon.... But only one place to get good BBQ. And that's Fincher's. You can go to any of the locations- they're all great! But the original one on Houston is my favorite. You won't be disappointed by the friendly service and the consistently delicious... More 

Thank Watergirl26
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Do not recommend this place. Can't trust a BBQ place that puts the sauce on for you. Inside looked disgusting. Worst of all the sauce was mustard based not sweet southern sauce!!!

1 Thank Stacey572
Macon, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

I have grown up eating Fincher's. When I moved away from Macon, I had it sent to me out of town. I love there sauce, and the pulled pork, and the ribs.

Thank Becky M
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

The best BBQ in Macon! My favorite is the pig special which is a BBQ on toast with slaw and tomato. Locally owned by a wonderful family!

Thank NGO10
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

This is the BBQ I judge all others by. If you are passing through it is worthy of your time. Excellent meat great sauce.

Thank Floyd T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3947 Houston Ave., Macon, GA 31206
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: 478 788 1900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?