Charred meat over an open flame. Makes your mouth water just thinking about it, doesn’t it? The culinary culture growing up in our town is as down-to-earth and as real as Nashville herself. Germantown’s grill scene is second to none.
Tuck in your bib and loosen your belts. These are the best barbeque spots around Germantown.
MARTIN’S BAR-B-QUE JOINT
Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint is spreading the gospel of West Tennessee-style whole hog BBQ to the world, one hungry stomach at a time. This is true Southern BBQ! And they clearly hold themselves to a high standard. Pat, their head chef, explains some of their painstaking processes:
“We don’t have a freezer. We don’t have a microwave. And most importantly, we don’t pre-cook anything and heat it back up.”
Google Local Guides love the service, the atmosphere, and the ribs! Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint earns 4.4 stars from its 15,000 reviews.
PEG LEG PORKER BBQ
Get your old school BBQ fix at the Peg Leg Porker. Pitmaster Carey Bringle’s personality is evident in the decor. You can enjoy the sights of downtown Nashville from the patio or the smells of fresh BBQ inside. In his 5-star review, Google Local Guide Jared Koop calls Peg Leg Porker “one of the best places in Nashville to get BBQ ribs.”
Get yourself to this Nashville gem as fast as your good leg will carry you!
KHAN’S MONGOLIAN BBQ
Khan’s Mongolian BBQ proves that BBQ is popular the world over. As proud as we are of our roots here in Music City, we also love to branch out. If you’ve lived in Nashville for any measure of time, you might think you know BBQ. And you probably do. But the next time you’re craving meat cooked over a flame, do yourself a favor and try something new.
Bruce J. praises Khan’s in his 4-star Yelp review: “Wow! First time here, incredible flavor diversity, food was excellent and prepared perfectly!”
The best BBQ in Nashville is among the best BBQ you’ll find anywhere. Belly-up to the table and order seconds from these great Germantown joints!