The Best Pit-Smoked Barbecue
Welcome to Captain John’s Barbecue
One of the treasures of historic Collierville, Captain John’s Barbecue was established in 1981 and is proud to continue serving up the best old style, pit-smoked barbecue steeped in tradition with love for the community. A trip to Captain John’s is a refreshing break from the hustle and bustle of Collierville today. Come on by for a meal or take home a family pack to enjoy.
Captain John’s Barbecue
106 US Highway 72 East
Collierville, TN 38017
To comply with local directives regarding the COVID-19 virus outbreak, our dining room is gradually reopening with limited seating.
We are currently open for to-go, drive-thru, and limited dine-in seating.
Mon-Sat 10 AM – 9 PM
Closed on Sundays
Our Weekly Specials
Philly Cheesesteak with freshly sliced top sirloin steak, grilled onions and bell peppers. Includes your choice of two side orders plus a free drink
Jumbo Barbecue Sandwich Plate
Jumbo Barbecue Sandwich Plate. Includes jumbo barbecue sandwich, two side items of your choice, and a free drink
Barbecue Dinner Plate
Barbecue Dinner Plate. Includes three side orders and a drink
Jumbo Cheeseburger Plate
Jumbo Cheeseburger Plate. Juicy 5 oz burger dressed with choice of condiments plus two side orders and a drink.
Catfish (Friday only) with your choice of side orders and a drink.
Saturday’s special is the pitmaster’s choice. (Barbecue Nachos shown)
What People are Saying
“Tasty pork BBQ!”
“Tasty pork BBQ! The best crunchiest onion rings, perfectly fried, not oily. Same with the fries. And the seating area is really clean and well kept. Love the old advertising art on the walls. Good deals with daily specials too.”
“Catfish is AWESOME”
“I can go any day of the week and the staff is great. On Fridays it is catfish night and it is AWESOME. The restaurant staff is friendly and courteous. I will be back again and again and again.”
“BBQ Flavor is great”
“BBQ flavor is great. The portions are very generous. Family owned and run, and they are very kind. Same great experience over multiple visits.”
“I’ve never had a restaurant be so kind, they went out of their way to apologize for the longer wait (that really wasn’t bad) and the food is always excellent!”
Hours of Operation
MON – THU
10:00am – 9:00pm
FRI - SAT
10:00am – 9:00pm
We are closed
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