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Wright's Barbecue

2212 Main Dr, Johnson, AR 72704-5292
+1 479-633-7229
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good9%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brisket” (11 reviews)
“burnt ends” (2 reviews)
“coleslaw” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2212 Main Dr, Johnson, AR 72704-5292
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best barbecue in northwest Arkansas . Get the wet brisket so good , it reminds me of the barbecue places in Austin Texas you might have to stand in line for a really long time sure is worth it.

Thank Kterm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply the best. Not easy to find good barbecue. This place excells anyone's expectations. The pull pork is simply fantastic.

Thank José C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is located in an unassuming building that has been a variety of other restaurants in the past. The others went belly-up, but when there's a line out the door you know the new owners must be doing something right. The layout is a tad...More

Thank BlackCat307
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the brisket, cheese jalapeño pork sausage, Mac and cheese and smoked beans. I am be no means a bbq expert but I can say I’ve had my share of bbq. Even though this is much better than franchise bbq places, this was not...More

Thank Schwidawg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent BBQ!! Friendly service, easy to find. My husband and I both had the rib dinner. The meat was amazing. The cole slaw was OK—I prefer mine a little sweeter. Mac and cheese is the best.

Thank booknerdnettie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Based on the reviews, I was looking forward to visiting. We are from Texas, so maybe we are just picky, but the portion sizes were tiny and just average. Any chain BBQ in Texas is better than this. The seating is outrageously crowded inside. The...More

Thank JT1952
Wright's B, Owner at Wright's Barbecue, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey man! There isn’t, I am sorry you feel that way about our food. In fact we had a few Texas pitmaster/owners come by a few weeks ago and were surprised by how affordable our prices were for the plates that include a 1/3 lb...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wright's BBQ is in a little house, with an outside courtyard that offers a live band. The seating is tight, the line was long but it moved quickly. Very relaxed laid back feel and the staff was very friendly. We tried this restaurant based on...More

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Best of the best!!! Brisket is so tender, sausage is fabulous, ribs are the best anywhere!! Try the smoked beans for a side!!!

Thank Dmyers333
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I was so disappointed to stand in a long line to order just to find they had already sold out of chicken. I don’t eat pork or beef, so that left me stuck eating just macaroni and cheese and mashed potatoes. I will say the...More

Thank BasicFoodie
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Started it all with a food truck, which I followed on social media, that would sell out of meat darn near every day!! Remodeled a small house in Johnson a year ago and had a monster of a smoker built in Texas for 24hr smoking!!!...More

1  Thank smitty70vette
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2212 Main Dr, Johnson, AR 72704-5292
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Johnson
  • Phone Number: +1 479-633-7229
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