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Catering to World & Local Renowned Dignitaries and to ordinary Folks!
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Jack Cawthon started Jack's Bar-B-Que on the corner of Broadway and 1st Avenue in a tiny concrete block building. A man of taste and multi-talents, Jack Cawthon first began in the food service business as Cawthon's Caterer, Inc. in 1976. Jack renovated the building and added a patio overlooking Riverfront Park and Broadway.

Tennessee Pork Shoulder, Texas Beef Brisket, Smoked Turkey Breast, Smoked Texas Sausage, St. Louis Style Pork Ribs, Smoked Chicken. Family Meals include Chicken Pack, Family Pack, Rib Pack

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334 West Trinity Lane Nashville - Jack Cawthon's Bar-B-Que: (615) 228-9888

1601 Charlotte Ave Nashville - Jack Cawthon's Bar-B-Que: (615) 341-0157

Main Office: (615) 228-4600

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615-228-9888     344 West Trinity Lane, Nashville 615-254-1020     416A Broadway, Nashville

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being in such a bbq-centric area...just wasn't impressed with selection or taste.

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Great BBQ!

The food at Jack's is excellent!! It's a great place to go before a concert or hockey game. The staff is friendly, and the prices are fair. I wish it was open later!

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Over priced & over rated!

Well this place certainly doesn't live up to it's reputation as far as I'm concerned.For starters the staff while not unfriendly,didn't go out of their way to make you feel welcome.The attitude was one of indifference at best & just short of rude at worst.Maybe I expect to much but for $15 bucks for a meal & drink I'd like to eat off something besides a styrofoam plate with a plastic fork & spoon.The sides I tried Ma... view more

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Best stop before a hockey game

A must for taking out of towners who don't know what a ""meat and three"" is ! Pre-game hockey (or concert)meals --and the serving line guys are friendly and funny.. Take your tray upstairs for great people watching on Broadway.

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Flying Pigs Mean Bar-B-Que Heaven

When you see the flying pigs, you know you have found a little bit of bar-b-que heaven on lower Broadway because Jack's Bar-B-Que is the best in Nashville.\r \r Everything is good, but my favorites are the pork shoulder, smoked turkey, and the sausage. Add some mac and cheese and iced tea and enjoy. Bring your appetite and get some extra napkins -- it's great!

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Yumm-o BBQ!

I like Jack's a lot because of all the choices they have in terms of meats and sauces and because you get a lot for your money. It's not the healthiest food around, but if you want good BBQ in Nashville, this is it. I've waited in long lines here before, also, but it actually goes pretty fast!

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Best Damn Bar-B-Que Anywhere!

My wife and I had the honor of visiting your store on Broadway this past weekend for the first time.\r \r My wife had never been to Nashville, so for our 5th wedding anniversary we drove down from Kentucky without any real plans on what to do.\r \r A cab driver suggested that we check out JACK’S BAR-B-QUE, and both of us loving the stuff took him up on it.\r \r We ate lunch there and did not want to leave. We w... view more

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Great barbeque

I am a huge fan of Southern Cooking. The barbeque is great and the Southern Style vegetables are outstanding. The cornbread is excellent with a hint of sweetness in taste. Overall a positive dining experience. I will recommend to friends, family and out of town guest.

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Best BBQ In Town

I've been to practically all of the bbq joints around Nashville and other parts of Tennessee. After trying a TON of other locations, Jack's is by far the best around. The meat is tender and delicious but the sauce is absolutely AMAZING. Is it socially acceptable to actually drink bbq sauce by the glass?? If so, then I am going to try it next time I go to Jack's. A must stop in Nashville -- DON'T GO TO RIPPY'S!!!

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416A BroadwayNashvilleTN 37203

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